Press Release Summary:
Flange Hog 110® features worm gear for producing continuous spiral finish. Suitable for re-facing variety of flange materials such as cast iron, carbon steel, stainless steel and aluminum, unit delivers alignment accuracy of 0.005 in. Operated with I.D. clamping system and 1 to 10 I.D. range for providing facing diameter up to 14 in. Product is offered with sturdy carrying case, wrenches, straight and 90 degree tool bit holders.
Original Press Release:
Flange Facing Tool Delivers Precise Phonographic Finish
An easy to use, manually operated tool for re-facing damaged flanges and restoring them to like-new condition with a phonographic finish, virtually anywhere, is being introduced by Esco Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts.
The Esco FLANGE HOG 110® is a manually operated hand tool with a rigid I.D. clamping system and a 1” to 10” I.D. range that provides a facing diameter up to 14”. Suitable for re-facing a variety of flange materials including cast iron, carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and many alloys, a user simply swings the tool in a circular motion which advances the facing blade outward and creates a perfectly precise phonographic finish.
Featuring 0.005” alignment accuracy, the Esco FLANGE HOG 110® incorporates a worm gear that smoothly drives a lead screw to produce a continuous and true spiral finish. Two interchangeable cross feeds are available for both a smooth and stock finish in accordance with ASME B16.5 standards. Supplied as a complete kit, the tool includes a sturdy carrying case, straight and 90 degree tool bit holders, and all necessary wrenches.
The Esco FLANGE HOG 110® is priced at $5,995.00 and is available for rent.
A Unit of Esco Technologies, Inc.
75 October Hill Rd. Holliston,
FAX (508) 429-2811