Cut your pipe-cutting time with the help of our Clamshell Lathe! More popularly known as a split frame cutter, our low-clearance design gives you the precision and quality that you need when making cuts, as seen in the demonstration video.

Known as clamshell lathes, split frame cutters, or cold cutting machines in the industry, our portable pipe cutting machines are for in situ precision cutting and beveling of all pipe sizes, schedules and materials. Our line covers a wide range of pipe sizes from 2″ to 110″ OD and are designed so that minimal radial and axial clearance are required for easy installation on in-line closed loop pipe.

Clamshell Lathe

Check out some of the specs on our Clamshell Lathe below:

  • 7 inches of Axial Clearance
  • As little as 6 inches of Radial Clearance
  • Available in sizes 2” – 60”
  • Comes in 3 different models for a wider range of applications
  • Split frame design for easy mounting on in-line casing systems

This adaptable design allows the Clamshell Lathe to be used with a variety of accessories for cutting, facing, and milling. They can mount easily, making your processes go by quickly and painlessly.

For more details, check out our Clamshell Lathe product page, or contact us with any additional questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you.