Press Release Summary:
Model SA-90 cuts tubes and pipe with max OD of 3.55 in. and max wall of 1.18 in. Holding collets virtually eliminate distortion, even on thin walled tubing. Cutter provides fully automatic operation, including loading, auto trim cut, production cutting, and unloading. Cutter head revolves around circumference of pipe or tube while cutters close toward center. Model SA-90 is suited for steel, stainless steel, titanium, aluminum, copper, and PVC.
Original Press Release:
ACT Introduces SA-90 High-Speed Rotary Pipe Cutter
La Mirada, CA, Aug. 2, 2003 - Amada Cutting Technologies, Inc. (ACT; www.amadabandsaw.com) has released the SA-90, a high-speed rotary pipe cutter. Mac Tadokoro, president of ACT, made the announcement.
The SA-90 is ideal for cutting tubes and pipes (maximum OD of 3.550"; maximum wall of 1.180"). The pipe cutter is suitable for all types of material, including steel, stainless steel, titanium, aluminum, copper and PVC.
"The time required for any secondary operation is greatly reduced and in most cases eliminated," said Mac Tadokoro, president of ACT. "There is minimal heat generation and the SA-90 also features special holding collets that virtually eliminate distortion, even on thin walled tubing."
The SA-90 provides users with a fully automatic operation, including loading, auto trim cut, production cutting and unloading. The cutter head revolves around the circumference of the pipe or tube while the cutters close toward the center. The cutters only travel a distance equal to the wall thickness.
For more information on the SA-90, please call (800) 877-4729.
ACT, established in 1987, is located in La Mirada, Calif., about 25 miles south of Los Angeles. ACT is part of the Amada Group, the world's largest manufacturer/distributor of sheet metal fabrication machinery, founded in 1946. ACT sells and distributes bandsaw machines, bi-metal bandsaw blades and parts to manufacturing facilities, steel service centers, forges and foundries, machine shops and other metal-related industries throughout North America.