Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools

Electric OD Clamping End Prep Tool features 950 W motor.

Press Release Summary:

Electric OD Clamping End Prep Tool features 950 W motor.

Sep 16, 2013 - With ½–2 ½ in. working range, ESCO Electric C-MILLHOG® OD Clamping End Prep Tool is suitable for prepping stainless steel and most hard-to-machine alloys. Clamp grips tubing from outside, evenly distributing holding power, to ensure chatter-free, precision end prep on both thin- and heavy-wall tubes. Suited for use on high-purity piping systems requiring 37½° bevels, flat-facing, J-preps, or orbital welding, tool comes equipped with ratchet feed that provides over 1 in. of stroke.

Original Press Release

O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool Now Offered with Electric Motor

Press release date: Sep 10, 2013

A new electric O.D. clamping end prep tool for use on both thin-wall and heavy-wall tubes with a high percentage of chrome, especially in high purity applications, is being introduced by ESCO Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts.

The ESCO Electric C-MILLHOG® O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool has a massive clamp that grips tubing from the outside, evenly distributing the holding power, to assure a chatter-free, precision end prep on both thin-wall and heavy-wall tubes.  Featuring a 950 Watt electric motor and requiring no cutting oils, this end prep tool is ideal for use on high-purity piping systems requiring 37-1/2° bevels, flat-facing, J-preps, or orbital welding.

Equipped with a ratchet feed which provides over 1” of stroke, the ESCO Electric C-MILLHOG® O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool operates on 110/230V and is suitable for prepping stainless steel and most hard to machine alloys.  It has a narrow body that fits between 1-1/8” tubes, a working range of 1/2” to 2-1/2”, and uses an easy to change block for changing tube sizes.

The ESCO Electric C-MILLHOG® O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool sells for $4,500.00 and is available for rent in the continental U.S.A. for $250.00 per week.

For more information contact:

ESCO Tool
A Unit of Esco Technologies, Inc.
Matthew Brennan, Marketing Director
75 October Hill Rd.
Holliston, MA 01746
(800) 343-6926  FAX (508) 429-2811
e-mail: matt@escotool.com
www.escotool.com