Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool assures proper weld end alignment.

Press Release Summary:

Pipe Beveling Tool assures proper weld end alignment.

Aug 07, 2015 - With Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling Tool, users can machine heavy-wall, highly alloyed pipe from 3.75 in. ID to 14 in. OD, including Super Duplex and P-91. Optional 3-blade holder enables tool to bevel, face, and bore simultaneously, assuring uniform inside bore and smooth face and bevel for proper pipe end alignment. Capable of performing any angle of end-prep including 37 ½° and J-preps for orbital welding, tool uses one mandrel and only 7 sets of clamps.

Original Press Release

Pipe Beveling Tool Assures Proper Weld End Alignment

Press release date: Aug 04, 2015

A new blade holder for the Commander MILLHOG® heavy-wall pipe beveling tool that includes a bore blade to create a more uniform I.D. and assure proper pipe end alignment is being introduced by ESCO Tool of Holliston, MA.

The ESCO Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling Tool machines heavy-wall, highly alloyed pipe from 3.75” I.D. to 14” O.D. including Super Duplex and P-91.  Featuring an optional 3-blade holder, this tool can bevel, face, and bore simultaneously, assuring a uniform inside bore to create a tight weld that X-rays well and a smooth face and bevel for proper pipe end alignment.

Capable of performing any angle of end-prep including 37-1/2° and J-preps for orbital welding, the ESCO Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling Tool uses one mandrel and only seven sets of clamps for the entire range of the tool.

Available with pneumatic or hydraulic motors, the oversize clamps have six contact points to mount securely for chatter-free machining end preps.

The Esco Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling tool is priced from $15,995.00 including tools and a metal carrying case, and is available for rent.

For more information contact:
ESCO Tool
A Unit of ESCO Technologies, Inc.
Matthew Brennan, Marketing Director
75 October Hill Road
Holliston, MA 01746
(800) 343-6926 
FAX (508) 429-2811
email: matt@escotool.com
www.escotool.com