Have you used Carr-lane’s Horizontal mini V Blocks to position your work?
Carr Lane provides a wide assortment of modular supports and modular locators shown designed for use in our modular-fixturing systems, that are also useful in many other applications. All Carr Lane modular supports and locators are proudly made in the USA.
Mini horizontal V Blocks are extremely versatile locator for cylindrical workpieces. Locating surfaces are precision ground and accurately qualified in relation to the mounting holes. Available in the three block sizes shown below (Mini, Standard, and Heavy modular system sizes).
There are two variations of the mini horizontal v blocks:
In this next example, Support Cylinders are used as end stops for shafts located in Horizontal V Blocks.