New product announcements: 03/31/2010 Boiler-tube Cutter: Optional Higher-Power Motor The MillHog is a self-centering, right-angle-drive-clamping, air-powered end prep tool designed specifically for boiler tubes. The tool is capable of prepping stainless-steel and other high-alloy tubes, ranging from 3⁄4-in. I.D. to 3-in. O.D. It features a robust gear drive with dual-tapered roll bearings and is powered by a 0.75-hp motor or an optional 1.25-hp motor. The MillHog uses the EscoLock rigid blade-lock system with a radical chip breaker, which directs the chip away from the tube and minimizes heat generation. Esco Tool; 800-343-6926; www.escotool.com Air Line Splitter: Durable Construction The D55040
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