Hot Tapping System

Capacity: from 3/4" to 2" (19–50mm) in Steel, Cast Iron, Ductile, and Plastic Pipe. The Wheeler-Rex Hot Tapping System is hand operated and designed for drilling holes in active water lines up to 250 psi. It is lightweight and easy for one man to set up and use. Complete with 6515 ratchet, tool box, adapters and cutter shells for making 3/4" (19mm) and 1" (25mm) holes. Adapters and cutter shells for over 1" do not come with standard kits and must be purchased separately.

*701440 Arbor Assembly-Hot Tap System Adapter

Data Table

ADAPTERS FOR NPT THREAD Model 8100
Wheeler Part No. Description
802051+ 3/4" NPT Adapter
802053+ 1" NPT Adapter
802055 1 1/4" NPT Adapter
802057 1 1/2" NPT Adapter
802059 2" NPT Adapter
ADAPTERS FOR CTS FLARE Model 8200
Wheeler Part No. Description
802050* 3/4" CTS Flare Adapter
802052* 1" CTS Flare Adapter
802054 1 1/4" CTS Flare Adapter
802056 1 1/2" CTS Flare Adapter
802058 2" CTS Flare Adapter
ADAPTERS FOR BSPT THREADS Model 8300
Wheeler Part No. Description
802071• 3/4" BSPT Adapter
802072• 1" BSPT Adapter
802073 1 1/4" BSPT Adapter
802074 1 1/2" BSPT Adapter
802075 2" BSPT Adapter
ADAPTERS FOR MUELLER 110 CORP STOPS
Wheeler Part No. Description
802060 1 1/2" Adapter
802061 2" Adapter
CUTTER SHELLS FOR STEEL AND COPPER
Wheeler Part No. Description
903071*+• 3/4" HSS Shell Cutter
903072*+• 1" HSS Shell Cutter
903073 1 1/4" HSS Shell Cutter
903074# 1 1/2" HSS Shell Cutter
903075# 2" HSS Shell Cutter
CUTTER SHELLS FOR DUCTILE AND CAST IRON
Wheeler Part No. Description
904065 3/4" Carbide Tip Shell Cutter
904066 1" Carbide Tip Shell Cutter
904067 1 1/4" Carbide Tip Shell Cutter
904068 1 1/2" Carbide Tip Shell Cutter
904069 2" Carbide Tip Shell Cutter
CUTTER SHELLS FOR PLASTIC
Wheeler Part No. Description
5800 3/4" Shell Cutter for C-900 Plastic
5801 1" Shell Cutter for C-900 Plastic
802084 1 1/2" Shell Cutter for C-900 Plastic
802085 2" Shell Cutter for C-900 Plastic
ADDITIONAL ACCESSORIES
Wheeler Part No. Description
6515 1/2" Square Male Drive Ratchet
908097# Threaded Adapter Assembly
908094 Center Drill
701440 1 1/2" & 2" ARBOR ASSEMBLY - HOT TAP SYSTEM ADAPTER
Reinforced Arbor for cutting larger holes in difficult materials. To be used with 1 1/2" and 2" cutter shells for all three Wheeler-Rex hot tap systems. The new arbor design has drive pins that align with holes in the large cutter shells for a stronger assembly.
Shipping weight - 2 lbs. (.9kg)

Specifications

  • Shipping weight (all models) - 18 lbs. (8kg)
  • 8100 With 3/4" and 1" (19–25mm) HSS cutters and adapters to fit NPT threads.
  • 8200 With 3/4" and 1" (19–25mm) HSS cutters and adapters to fit flared (CTS) ends.
  • 8300 With 3/4" and 1" (19–25mm) HSS cutters and adapters to fit BSPT threads.
  • Built-in bleed-off valve allows chips to be flushed away.

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