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Electric Pipe Beveling Tool end preps where air isn't available.

Press Release Summary:

Electric Pipe Beveling Tool end preps where air isn't available.

Sep 11, 2014 - Able to perform any angle of prep, including compound bevels and J-preps, ESCO MILLHOG® Mini Electric Pipe Beveling Tool features 1,800 W, 110/230 Vac, 40–60 Hz motor and self-centering draw rod mechanism that rigidly mounts into tube or pipe ID. Portable tool utilizes wedge-lock blade locking system and pulls thick chip without oils. Suitable for boiler tubes and pipes from 1¼ ID to 6 5/8 in. OD, tool offers 2-speed operation (18 and 60 rpm) to handle various metals and alloys.

Original Press Release

Electric Pipe Beveling Tool End Preps Where Air Isn't Available

Press release date: Sep 09, 2014

A new portable end prep tool that is ideal for metal fabricating shops and other applications where compressed air isn’t available has been introduced by ESCO Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts.

The ESCO MILLHOG® Mini Electric Pipe Beveling Tool features an 1800 Watt 110/230 VAC, 40-60 Hz motor and a self-centering draw rod mechanism that rigidly mounts into a tube or pipe I.D.  Developed for end prep applications where compressed air is not available, it utilizes the same wedge-lock blade locking system as the air-powered model and pulls a thick chip without oils.

Suitable for boiler tubes and pipes from 1-1/4” I.D. to 6-5/8” O.D., the ESCO MILLHOG® Mini Electric Pipe Beveling Tool has 2-speed operation: Low speed of 18 RPM for stainless steel, P-91, and exotic alloys and High speed 60 RPM for mild and carbon steels.  Ideal for repetitive end preps, it can perform any angle of prep including compound bevels and J-preps.

The ESCO MILLHOG® Mini Series I.D. Clamping End Prep Tool sells for $6,595.00 and is available for rent.

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