Press Release Summary:
Equipped with 4 hp motor that turns at 28 rpm no load, Model 700APD delivers max torque of 400 lb-ft, providing power for threading pipe and conduit up to 2 in. in diameter. Since drive is pneumatic, it can be used in environments where electric shock or sparks from electric tools are hazardous. Included Safety Arm absorbs forces generated during threading and frees upÂ operator to oil dies.
Original Press Release:
700APD Pneumatic Power Drive
Reed’s 700APD Power Drive is a portable, pneumatic, heavy-duty power drive which provides power for threading pipe and conduit up to 2” (50 mm) diameter. Since it is pneumatic, it can be used in environments where electric shock or sparks from an electric tool are hazardous. The included Safety Arm absorbs the forces generated during threading and frees up the operator to oil the dies during threading. Its four HP pneumatic motor turns at 28 rpm no load. Reed’s 700APD has a maximum torque of 400 lb-ft. and uses Reed R12+ Segmental Dies and Dropheads.
700APD is also suitable for powering valve exercisers, such as Reed’s Valve Operators, to speed up emergency work and maintenance on water line valves.
Reed Manufacturing Company
PO Box 1321
Erie, PA 16512
800-666-3691 or 814-452-3691
FAX: 800-456-1697 or 814-455-1697