Programmable Chipless Pipe and Tube Cutter

Featured Product from Hymark/Kentucky Gauge

Programmable Chipless Pipe and Tube Cutter-Image

The Kentucky Gauge PDT Fully Automatic Tube Cutting system is designed to vastly improve efficiency and eliminate needless errors with a completely hands-free operation. Available as a new turnkey solution or as a retrofit package for existing tube cutting machines.

Standard Features
• Precision linear steel guide rails with rack and cable trays
• Carriage with hardened double ball bearings
• Magnetic linear encoder for direct measuring
• LED controller, displays in 0.001in/0.01mm (LCD available for fractional)
• Linear error compensation, 100 points
• Control stand (free standing)
• 3,000 line program memory (cut-list)
• RS232 interface with PC
• Motor brake for secure positioning
• Left or right side mounting
• Accommodates tubes ranging in size from 3/16” OD to 12-3/4” OD, up to 5/8”   wall thickness
• Adjustable stroke for maximum cycle efficiency
• Chipless operation
• Heavy duty, air-operated down-feed
• Smooth, dimple-free cuts

General Specifications
• Travel speed: 15in/sec, others available upon request
• Repeatability: +/- 0.001in (+/- 0.03mm)
• Encoder accuracy: +/- 0.001in/ft (+/- 0.1mm/m)
• Total length: measuring length + 20in

• Automatic loader for multiple tube cut process
• Offloading device for hands free operation
• Onsite installation and training
• Customized features per each unique application