Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools
Portable Machine cuts large-diameter pipes.
Press Release Summary:
June 16, 2003 - PipeMaster, for cutting 6-48 in. CI, DI, and steel pipes includes cutting head with internal gears, which operate driving wheels and spin shaft. Cutting blades are enclosed for safety with diamond plated edge or tungsten carbide tips. Cutting head is held on to pipe by wide roller chain tensioned with threaded take-up mechanism. Unit has hydraulic motor which drives gear system requiring external hydraulic power source.
Original Press Release
Press release date: June 12, 2003
The PipeMaster is a portable machine for cutting 6" - 48" (150mm-1200mm) CI, DI, & steel pipes. It includes a cutting head with internal gears which operate the driving wheels & spin the shaft, which turns the cutting blade. An external operating lever controls the start/stop drive wheels operation. The cutting blades are fully enclosed for safety with either diamond plated edge or tungsten carbide tips. The cutting head is held on to the pipe by a wide roller chain tensioned with a threaded take-up mechanism. The unit has a hydraulic motor which drives the gear system requiring an external hydraulic power source.
For more information on the Wheeler-Rex PipeMaster contact Wheeler-Rex at 1-800-321-7950. Or visit their website at www.wheelerrex.com