Pipe tools from Hilti

October 26th, 2018 07:10 AM

Hilti has entered the pipe press equipment market with two new cordless tools and a selection of jaws designed for performance and safety. Weighing just 1.7 kg, the NPR 19-A is capable of a press force of 19kN and completes each press within a cycle time of between three to four seconds, says the company. The more powerful NPR 32-A weighs 3.5 kg and has a press force of 32kN, normally taking seven seconds to complete a cycle. Both have a pressure sensor which automatically stops and retracts after each press cycle. If the process is incomplete, or there is a technical problem, an alarm sounds and a light ... read more ›