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PR3 - 3 Tonne Pipe Rotator Set available to buy and hre

3 Tonne
Pipe Rotator Set

Key Plant Automation’s PR3 pipe rotators offer a 3-tonne drive and idler set, specially designed for lower weight and small diameter pipe work. Equipped with a convenient 2-pedal forward/reverse foot switch, these rotators maximise safety, minimise manual handling, and ensure consistent welding quality.

Machine Features
  • 3 Tonne Drive/Idler Rotator Set S.W.L Capacity
  • 100mm to 1200mm Vessel Diameter Range
  • Polyurethane Wheels
  • 2 Pedal Foot Switch
  • UKCA / UL / CSA Options

Spec Sheet Available on Request.

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ModelPR3 Pipe Rotator Set
Weight Capacity Per Set3 tonne (6614lb)
Power Supply110 or 240V
Rotation Speed Range0-5 RPM
Maximum Pipe Diameter1200mm (47.2in)
Minimum Pipe Diameter100mm (3.9in)
Wheel Diameter250mm (9.8in)
Wheel CTC Distance270mm – 630mm (10.6in – 24.8in)
Height to top of the wheel335mm (13.1in)
Drive Unit Length940mm (37in)
Drive Unit Width426mm (16.8in)
Idler Unit Length940mm (37in)
Idler Unit Width294mm (11.6in)
Weight (Drive & Idler)177kg (258lb)

Need something bigger?

For heavier-duty welding projects, explore our CR Series of welding rotators. These heavy-duty, built-to-last conventional welding rotators are designed to withstand the most demanding and hard-wearing work environments. Powered by drive units controlled with a five-function pendant featuring a variable speed potentiometer, you’ll have complete control over the rotating workpiece.