The company was founded in 1945 by Friedrich Schunk as a mechanical workshop, and has developed under the leadership of Heinz-Dieter Schunk to a competence and world market leader for clamping technology and gripping systems. Today, the company is run by the third generation siblings Henrik A. Schunk and Kristina I. Schunk.
We have the most consistent quality and widest range of offerings for your T-slotted aluminum extrusion needs because we manufacture and distribute our products on site in the USA. We work with your designs and offer free software options and concept assistance to help you make your aluminum extrusion plans a reality. We also offer customized extrusions for color and anodized finishes, so you’ll never have to paint your products.
The comprehensive range of more than 25,000 products includes safety switches, solenoid interlocks, emergency stop – switches, security sensors, safety mats with safety function, photoelectric light barriers and end switches, which include limit switches, position switches and micro switches.