1200 Tapping Machine


Available in sizes 12 inches through 42 inches, the TDW 1200 tapping machine is designed for making connections in pressurized pipelines, tanks, and storage vessels without shutdown. It can also be used for creating hot taps in preparation for plugging applications, and for installing LOCK-O-RING® and LOCK-O-RING Plus completion plugs (sizes 12 inches through 36 inches).

The 1200 tapping machine is hydraulically operated and comes equipped with a ladder and platform, which allows for operator ease of use in the field. It has a maximum working pressure of 100 bar (1,480 psi) at 38°C (100°F) and meets NACE standard MR0175 (sulfide stress cracking-resistant, metallic material for oilfield equipment).

Key features:

  • System comes with power unit (diesel engine), skid, connecting hoses, ladder and platform, and hydraulic piping.
  • Operating temperature range of -29°C (-20°F) to 371°C (700°F) at 48 bar (700 psi).
  • Maximum continuous rating is 177°C (350°F) 70 bar (1,025 psi).

*Attention valued customers, TDW is currently in the process of updating designs of various product lines and families. Product part numbers may change. Please contact your local TDW representative to verify. Thank you for your cooperation.

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