Pipe & Bar Threading & Cut Off Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Beveling Tool compound bevels large heavy-wall pipe.

December 28, 2015

Featuring 3-blade tool holder and formed TiN coated blades that dissipate heat away from pipe’s surface, MILLHOG® Dictator Pipe Machining Tool can perform 37 ½ x 10 degree bevel or any other angle simultaneously. Unit securely mounts to inside diameter of heavy-wall pipe from 4.5–18 in. ID using 3 wide clamps with hardened steel contact points. Equipped with 3 hp air motor, tool develops 4,100 lb-ft of torque at cutter blade and pulls continuous thick chip without cutting oils. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Portable Machine cuts and bevels 12-63 in. dia pipe.

November 2, 2015

ATEX Certified under Class II 2 GcT6, 28 lb Model 5 8002 7000 uses 7 in. blade – carbide tipped or diamond coated (separate) – to cut and bevel 12–63 in. dia pipe with ¼–2 in. wall thickness. This pneumatic machine, operating at 1,800 rpm for cutting and 350 rpm for low-speed/high-torque beveling, handles ductile iron, non-ferrous metal, PVC, plastic, cement pipe, and more. Functionality also supports beveling of 45°, 60° and 90° angles with optional blades for on-site weld preparation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool assures proper weld end alignment.

August 7, 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. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool features bevel, face, and bore blade holder.

June 29, 2015

Offered in air- and electric-powered models, Prepzilla MILLHOG® machines 1.5 in. ID to 8.625 in. OD pipes using 8 sets of clamps and one mandrel. Rigid 3-blade holder bevels, faces, and bores in one operation and ensures smooth transfer when matching 2 different pipe schedules. Able to produce end preps at any angle without cutting oils, ID clamping tool features dual-opposed tapered roller bearings, direct drive gears, rigid blade lock system, and TiN-coated T-15 tool steel cutter blades. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tube and Pipe Beveler preps small bore heavy wall tubes.

May 29, 2015

Developed for machining highly alloyed tubes, ESCO C-HOG MILLHOG® O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool features rugged clamp that mounts onto outside of tube, evenly distributing holding power to assure chatter-free end prep. Tool is 1 ¾ in. wide to fit in tight areas and is equipped with 1.07 hp pneumatic motor that runs at 130 rpm. Capable of prepping tube and pipe from ½–3 in. O.D., tool is suited for high-purity piping systems requiring 37 ½° bevels, flat-facing, J-preps, or orbital welding. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Transportable Pipe Beveller uses interchangeable heads.

March 2, 2015

Able to produce bevel in less than 2 minutes without flames or sparks, Model B-500 mounts to end of pipes 4 in. or greater in diameter, with max wall thickness of ½ in., as well as on flat plates up to ½ in. thick. Interchangeable heads allow bevels to be cut accurately at 30, 37.5, or 45°. Featuring speed monitoring with LED indicators that assist operator in keeping beveller moving at optimal pace, tool ensures consistent, machined finished bevel in single pass. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

New Technology Increases Safety and Cuts Cost

February 20, 2015

BERGEN, Norway — Welltec®, the world leader in safe and cost effective well optimization, is pleased to share this recent success demonstrating pioneering approaches that solve today's oil and gas challenges. The development of a unique mechanical cutting tool makes it possible to eliminate explosives from many operations which require tubulars to be recovered during workovers,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine handles carbide and steel rod.

February 5, 2015

Designed for cutting carbide or high-speed steel rod and tool ends, Rush Easy-Cut Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine offers air-actuated work piece clamping, work piece stop with LCD readout, and 1/8&ndash;1 ¼ in. capacity range. Hydraulic feed cutting stroke with neutral button allows for manual positioning/feeding. Along with PLC control, features include auto-shutoff and fully enclosed, rugged construction with flood coolant in compact footprint.<br /> <br /> <br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Mazak Optonics Corporation to Host Laser Technology Days

January 12, 2015

 Elgin, Illinois — Mazak Optonics Corp. will be hosting Laser Technology Days on March 24 25, 2015. The event provides the opportunity to attend cutting-edge seminars and view emerging technology in action at the world's largest laser-dedicated Technology Center. There will be 10 different laser-cutting machines in the Technology Center, in addition to various automation systems.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

The Metal Shop Installs New Tube Laser and Tube Laser Software

October 22, 2014

The Metal Shop a Pleasant Prairie, WI based custom metal fabrication business has recently upgraded their machine inventory by adding Mazak Fabri Gear 150 tube laser. The machine which can cut tubes of any geometry up to six inches in it's largest dimension is already up and running.  The machine has already come in handy early on. The Metal Shop is heavily into supporting trade show... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

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

September 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&ndash;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. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Centura Oil Introduces Downhole Casing and Pipe Cutting System Featuring Jet Edge Ultra-High Pressure Waterjet Technology

May 20, 2014

CenJet 90® System Fits Inside 2 Inch Diameter Pipe, Cuts Multiple Layers of Grouted Casing in Single Pass MINNETONKA, Minn. – Centura Oil Inc., a Minnesota-based waterjet service contractor to the oil, gas and mining industries, has developed a unique downhole casing and pipe cutting system that can fit inside pipes as small as 2" ID (51 mm) and cut multiple layers of grouted casing in a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Green & Clean

Centura Oil Introduces Downhole Casing and Pipe Cutting System Featuring Jet Edge Ultra-High Pressure Waterjet Technology

May 15, 2014

CenJet 90® System Fits Inside 2 Inch Diameter Pipe, Cuts Multiple Layers of Grouted Casing in Single Pass MINNETONKA, Minn. – Centura Oil Inc., a Minnesota-based waterjet service contractor to the oil, gas and mining industries, has developed a unique downhole casing and pipe cutting system that can fit inside pipes as small as 2" ID (51 mm) and cut multiple layers of grouted casing in a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Miyachi America to Highlight Sigma Femtosecond Laser Tube Cutter at MD&M West 2014

February 10, 2014

Femtosecond laser source offers exceptional cut quality with minimal post processing MONROVIA, CA – Miyachi America Corporation, a leading manufacturer of laser welding, laser marking and micro machining equipment and systems, will be highlighting its new Sigma Femtosecond Laser Tube cutting system at MD&M West, February 11-13, 2014, at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

PMC-Colinet Streamlines Huge Pipe Keyway Machining with Unique Angle Head from Heimatec

January 31, 2014

Ohio manufacturer of oil field equipment saves 184 hours on one high-precision cutting tool head made of Nitralloy® PMC-Colinet has a long history in the pipe and tube market, having started in 1912 and introduced the world's first carbide-tooled pipe threading machine in 1958.  Today, the company is established as a primary supplier of machines to the OCTG sector.   Its customers include... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool End preps offshore piping systems.

January 30, 2014

Designed for dry-cutting high-temperature, high-pressure pipe from 4.5&ndash;18 in. OD, MILLHOG® Dictator Welding End Prep Tool features 3 hp air motor designed for operation in environments that have dirty air and high moisture content. ID clamping pipe milling machine develops 4,100 lb-ft torque at cutter blade and pulls continuous thick chips without cutting oils. TiN-coated blades dissipate heat from pipe surface, and design facilitates cleaning and maintenance of air motor. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Cutting Machine features dual-axis CNC controls.

December 13, 2013

With 2 x 7 ft footprint, MASTERPIPE® Mini Profiler can cut and profile pipe up to 4 ft long with OD of 1&ndash;8 in. Combination of Windows PC running Torchmate® Driver Software, with Torchmate Pro-SERIES® CNC controller provides effective cutting on X-Y tables. Software accepts G-code generated by design software and sends it to controller. This action activates stepper motors, providing smooth torch carriage motion through pairing of direct gear-drive and self-cleaning V-rail and V-roller system. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Cutting Machines virtually eliminate burrs.

October 1, 2013

Suited for high strength materials found in Oil Country Tubular Goods and other demanding applications, RingSaw Machines rotate blade by turning outside diameter, using enlarged center hole for cutting instead of traditional spindle design. Milling-type carbide inserts optimize material removal rates and produce large chips that do not stick to machine's sides. Machines are equipped to support wet or dry cutting, integral cutting fluid, and chip management systems. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Graebener-Reika Offers Improved Tube & Pipe Finishing Process

September 27, 2013

Full lines and Machines for OCTG, Seamless, DOM, other Premium Product Reading, Pennsylvania – Graebener-Reika, Inc., (GRI) a provider of machinery for processing tube, pipe, bar, plate and sheet, has announced its extensive tube finishing line capability for oil country tubular goods (OCTG) and other premium tubular product applications. As a representative of Reika machinery, GRI can... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Double Bill of Innovations for Pipe Manufacturers

September 11, 2013

In addition to the new solEX GL series, the Infrastructure Division of battenfeld-cincinnati, Bad Oeynhausen/Vienna is presenting two more novelties for pipe manufacturers at this year’s K: the new helix-63-5 VSI 5-layer pipe die and the RTA 250+ automatic pipe cutter. With these two machine components, the extrusion specialist caters to the market demand for high productivity and flexibility... Read More