Press Release Summary:
Air-powered MILLHOGÂ® Fin Tube Removal Tool clamps to tube ID and features blade design that separates fin from tube and then bevels tube end in one step. With no reaction torque to user, chatter-free tool can remove up to 4 in. of fin from tube OD in under 2 min. Product may be used in any position, and cutter blade is made of resharpenable tool steel. While heavy-duty rack and pinion feed mechanism ensures smooth operation, no cutting lubricants are required.
Original Press Release:
Fin Tube Removal Tool Eliminates Chipping Hammers And Grinders
A new (patent pending) tool that removes up to 4" of fin from a tube O.D. in under two minutes and end preps the tube for welding, all in one-step, is being introduced by ESCO Tool of Medfield, Massachusetts.
The MILLHOG® Fin Tube Removal Tool is air-powered, clamps to the tube I.D., and features a proprietary blade design that separates the fin from a tube and then bevels the tube end, all in one-step. Eliminating the need for chipping hammers and grinders, this tool has no reaction torque to the user, is chatter-free, and can remove 4" of fin from a tube in under two minutes.
Easy to operate, the MILLHOG® Fin Tube Removal Tool cuts the bond between the fin and tube O.D. and can work in any position. The cutter blade is made from a high grade tool steel and can be resharpened, while a heavy-duty rack and pinion feed mechanism assures smooth operation for greater fin removal control. No cutting lubricants are required.
The MILLHOG® Fin Tube Removal Tool is priced at $5,195.00 and is available for rent at $320.00 per week. Literature is available upon request.
For more information contact:
A Unit of Esco Technologies, Inc.
Matthew Brennan, Marketing Director
50 Park St. / P.O. Box 530
Medfield, MA 02052
(800) 343-6926 FAX (508) 359-4145