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Model 8545  High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding Unit

Model 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding Unit 



The model RCP-8545 is a high production tube and pipe expanding unit. It is motor driven and hydraulic powered. It utilizes a plc unit to activate the form heads. Form cycles are accomplished in 2-3 seconds. This unit has (2) form heads. They form from 1" up to 12". Tool changeover is about 45 seconds. Precise expansion within .003 (.08mm). This unit can expand or bead tube or pipe. Form operations can be made in the vertical or horizontal position. It is portable and mounted on 4 polyurethane casters. A foot pedal activates the form cycle.

 

 

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Specifications
Features
  • PLC system to control all manual or auto cycles
  • 230-440 volts, 3 phase, 50/60 cycle
  • 15 hp electric motor
  • 3000 psi maximum hydraulic system pressure
  • Dual forming heads
  • Large head generates 20 tons of forming forces
  • Small head generates 8 tons of forming forces
  • Heads will form in vertical or horizontal position
  • No visible moving parts or pinch points
  • Machine will expand or bead tube from 1" (25.4mm) diameter to 10" (254mm) diameter
  • 24 volt foot pedal cycle start
  • Unit mounted on polyurethane caster for portability
  • All tooling heat treated for long wear life
Model 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding UnitModel 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding Unit

Model 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding UnitModel 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding Unit

Model 8545 High Production Tube and Pipe Expanding Unit

 Video illustration forming larger diameter