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Fireball Table System

The Fireball Cast Iron Tables are the best all around table on the market. They combine the strength of 1” thick top and sides used for heavy duty tables with the more finely spaced 2” grid pattern you find on light to medium duty tables. Gray cast iron naturally resists weld spatter, does not form burrs on the surface, resists deformation, and once machined flat, it stays flat.

Combined with the patent pending Fireball table fixture system, Fireball tables and fixtures are the fastest, simplest, and most secure fixture system.

Two Sizes to Choose From


The 4x8 Plus is our take on a 4x8 table. Our approach is that you need a table to work with 4x8 parts, so why not make it a little larger? At 102” long and 54” wide, the extra 6 inches along the length and width of the table makes it punch closer to a 5 x 10.

The 4x8 plus has 20% more top surface area than an actual 48 x 96 table.

The spacing of the holes means you can fixture a 4x8 workpiece from all four sides without even brining the table’s side apron into play.

The side of the table is 8” tall and provides rigidity. It has three rows of holes also machined in a 2” grid pattern.

Size = 8.5x4.5 ft (102 x 54”). Able to fit and fixture a full 8x4 sheet of
material between the system holes and fixtures without using the sides.

This table is the size typical work desk, but easily extendable. C It packs a lot of weight for it’s dimensions so its extra sturdy. It’s the equivalent of 100 year old vises with 4” jaws that weigh 100 lbs.

A secondary intention of this table was to design it for connecting or expansion in the future. Connect 2 tables to form a 5x5 surface or 3 tables in an H formation to create a 10x5 area.

Size = 5x2.5 ft (60x30”). This table is the size typical work desk, but easily extendable. Connect 2 tables to form a 5x5 surface or 3 tables in an H formation to create a 10x5 area.


Hole Pattern: 3/4” Diameter Holes with 1” Depth, spaced on a 2” grid pattern.


Holes are chamfered on top for easy insertion of fixtures, counterbore and chamfered underneath for use with tack bolts.


1” thick Gray Cast Iron on top and 1” thick sides, additional reinforcement ribs underneath. Machined flat on all 5 sides to within +/- 0.0025” per 24” x 24” area. Side apron on the tables are 8” tall with 3 rows of holes.


The side of the table is 8” tall and provides rigidity. It has three rows of holes also machined in a 2” grid pattern.



The 4x8 Plus is our take on a 4x8 table. Our approach is that you need a table to work with 4x8 parts, so why not make it a little larger? At 102” long and 54” wide, the extra 6 inches along the length and width of the table makes it punch closer to a 5 x 10.

Size Comparison

The 4x8 plus has 20% more top surface area than an actual 48 x 96 table.

The spacing of the holes means you can fixture a 4x8 workpiece from all four sides without even brining the table’s side apron into play.



This 60"x30" table is the size typical work desk, but easily extendable. It packs a lot of weight for its dimensions so it's extra sturdy. This size is also designed for joining together to make larger tables.


Join 2 tables to make a
5' x 5'


120" x 60" (10' x 5') Configurations




Leg Options

We have three leg options to best suit your shop needs. This table requires 6 legs, if you buy the table on this page with the leg options, there is no need to order separate legs.


Fireball Fixture System

(Patent Pending)

The Fireball Fixture System is designed to be quicker, simpler, and more secure than existing systems. It’s also designed to provide greater value because the fixtures themselves are modular without sacrificing simplicity. Best of all, we’re making 90% of all components completely in the US while keeping the price affordable.

Quicker


Our fence pins emphasize speed and low cost. No need for costly bolts that cost more than the fixtures. The fence pins simply drop into the table and are ready for clamping and holding your part.

Our fence pins are designed with an offset, so by rotating it 180 degrees you can quickly move end an inch in the opposite direction.

Simpler


Need more than 1” resolution? No problem. Our magnetic shim packs provide quick increment adjustment as low as 1/32”. Simply place the magnetic shims on the ends of the fence pins, get the exact spacing you need quickly without needing to pull out a tape.

More Secure


The new tooth block system is the center of a new philosophy of fixtures and the heart of our patent pending designs. Current fixture systems rely on friction to hold parts in position. Metal on metal surfaces are typically low friction, so it’s easy to bump a fixture accidentally while working. Measuring the distance between two fixtures also requires the use of constant measuring and adjustment.

The tooth block system eliminates all those problems at once. The steps in our tooth blocks and toothed locating washers work with the table holes to get you the exact spacing you want and creatives a positive lock that won’t let it slide around.

The main increment of our tooth block system is 1/8”, but by changing the spacing of the teeth in our locating washers, you can achieve 1/16” locking increments.


But wait, there more… It’s Modular All the Way Down

The tooth block system and fence pins are all part of a larger system of fixtures that work together. Like the fence pin concept but want it on a toothed block system? Want to create a right angle bracket? Want to create a bracket with a tooth system in the vertical direction? Make a four sided block for stacking?

Our fixture system is based on 3/4” diameter holes, spaced 1” apart. The standard size of our fixtures is 2x1”, with the typical clamping thickness at 1”. This gives our fixtures the strength of heavy duty fixtures with the agility of light-medium duty fixtures.

Compared to a 5/8” (16mm) system, you might think a 3/4” diameter system is a trivial increase, but by expanding our system diameter by 1/8” or 20%, we are able to achieve a 45% increase in cross section area. Combined with the greater depth of 1” holes (in contrast with1/2 - 5/8” depth in comparison systems) and you get a holding power and strength closer to that of a 1.1” (28mm) hole system.

Our modular joining system uses a dowel and fastener approach which is shared across all components. 3/4” threaded holes accept threaded, 3/4” dowel pins that slip into 3/4” diameter through holes. Fasteners all use a 1/4-20 threaded hole. Both the dowel pin and 1/4-20 holes use the same size 3/16 hex key to adjust.

Sounds Great, but I already have a table (that’s not a 3/4” System)


This system is for everyone, and though there are a lot of systems out there, we’ll be adapting it for everyone. Our US customers using 5/8 or 16mm systems should see a roll out by end of the year, with others to follow soon after.

There’s some components I need that I don’t see on your website, are you coming out with more fixtures?


We’re in the process of opening molds for larger parts such as 4 and 5 sided squares that can be used for stacking and extending the table surface. We’re also finalizing designs for the rest of the fixture ecosystem, so if there’s something in existing systems you need but don’t see on the website, chances are we’ll come out with something even better in the next year.


Tooth Block Kit

A Game Changer In Precision Fixturing


The game changing tooth block system is a cornerstone of our new philosophy of modular fixturing and the heart of our patent pending designs.  

Current fixture systems rely on friction to hold parts in position. Metal on metal surfaces, especially flat machined surfaces, are typically low friction, so it’s easy to bump a fixture accidentally while working. Measuring the distance between two fixtures also requires the use of constant measuring and adjustment.

The tooth block system eliminates all those problems at once. The steps in our tooth blocks and toothed locating washers work with the table holes to place the fixture right where you intend and creates a positive lock that won’t let it slide around.

The teeth of the block are designed to be used face down on the table which prevents spatter from getting into the part.


Fence Pin Block

The Fastest Method to Set a Stop for Your Material


Our fence pins are designed with an offset, so by rotating it 180 degrees you can quickly move end an inch in the opposite direction. An accessory that pairs extremely well with the fence pin system is our magnetic shims. Our magnetic shims system can creates offsets as little as 3/16” and non magnetic as little as 1/32”. They feature a 1x2” profile that matches perfectly with the ends of our fence pins to create the perfect known fixture distance without pulling out a tape measure.

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