Pipe preparing tool


A wraparound pipe preparing tool comprises a C-shaped clip (12) of spring steel having on one end thereof a C-shaped clip-element (16) for a cutter assembly (18). The clip is adapted to snap onto the pipe to be prepared so that the cutter assembly is pressed against the surface of the pipe. The cutter element (24) has different edges at different angles to the axis of a shaft (20), on which it is mounted and which is rotatable in a housing (18) of the assembly, to cut a circular or helical groove in the surface of the pipe. The specification also disclosed a pipe skin cutting tool, Figs 8 and 9 (not shown) and a skin lever, Fig 10 (not shown).




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