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The Model 550 Chipless Tube Cutting System is a compact machine tool for rapidly and reliably severing tubes. This system is flight required hardware for many tactical US military aircraft and is used in civilian flight system maintenance roles as well.

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Technical Specifications
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Pipe/Tube Size:0.188" - 2.000" (4.8 mm - 50.8 mm)
Wall Thickness:.125" (3.2 mm)
Drive Options:Air
18V Cordless
Machine Package Includes:
  • Model 550-XX Tube Sever Cutting Head
  • Motor Assembly
  • Operators Manual

Technical Specifications
Property Inches Metric
OD Mounting: .188" - 2.000" (4.8 mm - 50.8 mm)
Wall Thickness (max):
(See Technical Specification
Document for wall thickness)
**.055" - .125"

**(1.4 mm - 3.2 mm)
Pneumatic Drive

.8 lbs  - 7.1 lbs 
1.7 lbs

(.4 kg - 3.2 kg)
(.8 kg)

1.530" - 4.750"

(38.9 mm - 120.7 mm)

1.250” - 1.560"

(3.2 mm - 39.6 mm)
Length: (With Air Motor) 9.320" - 13.840" (236.7 mm - 351.5 mm)
Minimum Air Power requirement: 15 cfm
90 PSI
(7.0 L/s)
(621 kPa)
*With optional accessory included

**For larger wall thickness, contact Tri Tool Inc. for heavier wall procedures
Operating Manual - 550CTC
Technical Specification - 550CTC W/ Air Motor
Optional Accessories
Property Inches Metric
Pneumatic Drive Motor    
Cordless 18V Drive Motor (Special Order)    
Electric Drive Motor (Special Order)    
Manual Drive System (Special Order)    
550-XX Case    
Government A10, A12, B1, BDS, F117, NGS, 609 Tilt Rotor, V22 cutting Kit    
18" Flexible Drive    
Air Caddy    

Optional Accessories

Air Caddy

Air Caddy

  • Filter/Regulator/Lubricator (FRL)
  • Small Air Caddy: <165 cfm
  • Large Air Caddy: >165 cfm
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