Hot Tapping Tools

Hot tapping (also known as pressure tapping) refers to the installation of connections to pipelines while they remain in service. It also eliminates the need to empty that section of 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 on 3/4" to 2" steel, cast iron, ductile and plastic pipe.

Hot tapping system comes complete ratchet, tool box, adapters and cutter shells for making 3/4" and 1" holes.

The hardest working pipe tools. Period.

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