Dead centre

General information

NEIDLEIN dead centre shanks are clamping tools securing a work piece in a lathe, mill, grinder or mechanical fixture for manufacturing of shafts. They serve the purpose of retaining work pieces accurately for precise machining or grinding in production machines.

These are used in tailstocks with revolving or fixed spindle in a lathe or grinder.


You will find appropriate changeable parts and accessories in the centre pin section.

  • Dead centre type FN
  • Dead centre type FNW
  • Dead centre type DIN 806

Selection of dead centres