Facing & Chamfering System
Rockford Engineering Works Ltd. provided the Fairfield Machine Company all required designs for this tailor-made facing and chamfering system incorporating two pipe reaming, facing, and chamfering machines, one walking beam transfer system, and two chip conveyors. The system incorporates simultaneous pipe end machining to minimize machine footprint, cost, and cycle time and also contains a pipe length measuring & positioning system, an automatic lubrication system, and hydraulically operated chucks c/w replaceable inserts for different pipe diameters.
This high production machine is capable of 2-7/8” OD to 8-5/8” OD, wall thickness’ from 0.120” to 0.500”, and pipe lengths from 20’ to 25’. The system includes complete sets of tooling to produce straight machined face, OD bevel, and ID de-burr chamfers.