Product News: Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools
Fin Tube Removal Tool eliminates chipping hammers and grinders.
Press Release Summary:
August 27, 2010 - Featuring air-powered design, MILLHOG® clamps to tube I.D., separating fin from tube and beveling tube end, all in one step. Tool has no reaction torque to user, is chatter-free, and can remove 4 in. of fin from tube in under 2 minutes. Cutter blade, made from high-grade tool steel, can be resharpened, while heavy-duty rack-and-pinion feed mechanism assures smooth operation. No cutting lubricants are required.
Original Press Release
A New (Patent Pending) Tool that Removes up to 4' of Fin from a Tube O.D. in Under Two Minutes
Press release date: August 23, 2010
Fin Tube Removal Tool Eliminates Chipping Hammers and Grinders A new (patent pending) tool that removes up to 4" of fin from a tube O.D. in under two minutes and end preps the tube for welding, all in one step, is being introduced by ESCO Tool of Medfield, Massachusetts. The MILLHOG® Fin Tube Removal Tool is air powered, clamps to the tube I.D., and features a proprietary blade design that seperates the fin from a tube and then bevels the tube end, all in one step. Eliminating the need for chipping hammers and grinders, this tool has no reaction torque to the user, is chatter free, and can remove 4" of fin from a tube in under two minutes. Easy to operate, the MILLHOG® the fine removal tool cuts the bond between the fin and tube O.D. and can work in any position. The cutter blade is made from a high grade tool steel and can be resharpened, while a heavyduty rack and pinion feed mechanism assures smooth operation for greater fin removal control. No cutting lubricants are required.
For more information contact:
New Englander Industrial Park
75 October Hill
Holliston, MA 01746
(800) 343-6926 FAX 508-429-2811