Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools
Welding End Prep Tool features variable speed 14 A motor.
Press Release Summary:
April 18, 2012 - Esco Electric Wart MILLHOG® performs any angle of end prep and bevel, face, and bore simultaneously to produce clean, smooth, and square end preps. Designed for for applications where compressed air is not available, tool features Metalbo® 14 A electric grinder motor and gear reduction mechanism that produce variable speeds from 100-200 rpm. Portable tool is able to machine highly alloyed stainless steel pipe and tube from 3/4 in. ID to 4½ in. OD without requiring cutting oils.
Original Press Release
Portable End Prep Tool Features Field-Proven Metalbo® Motor
Press release date: April 11, 2012
A new portable welding end prep tool that features a highly reliable, variable speed 14 Amp electric motor for applications where compressed is not available is being introduced by ESCO Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts.
The Esco Electric Wart MILLHOG® is an I.D. clamping welding end prep tool that can perform any angle of end prep and bevel, face, and bore simultaneously to produce clean, smooth, and square end preps. Featuring a field-proven Metalbo® 14 Amp electric grinder motor and a robust gear reduction mechanism, this hand-held tool produces variable speeds from 100-200 RPM.
Suitable for machining highly alloyed stainless steel pipe and tube from 3/4" I.D. to 4-1/2" O.D. without requiring cutting oils, the Esco Electric Wart MILLHOG® plugs into either 110/230 VAC and has an internal converter. Field swappable with existing pneumatic units, standard features include the EscoLock(TM) blade lock system and TiN coated cutter blades.
The Esco Electric Wart MILLHOG® is is priced at $5,245.00 complete with carrying case or can be rented for $168.00 per week. Literature is available upon request. Dealer inquiries are invited.