jigs and fixtures diagram

Jigs and Fixtures: Definition, Types, Differences, Advantages, Disadvantages, Applications (With PDF)

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This is a work-holding device which holds, supports and locates the workpiece and guides the one or more tools to perform a specific operation. In other words, this can also be defined as,
Used for holding the tools and also guiding the workpiece.
The main purpose of a jig is, to provide repeatability, accuracy, and interchangeability in the manufacturing of products.