Fromm A480 Pneumatic Pusher-Type Combination Steel Strapping Tool
The A480 is a Fromm pneumatic pusher tool designed for steel straps of width 3/8 inch to 3/4 inch. This combination tool weighs just around 10 lbs, making it a lightweight pneumatic strapping tool that performs everything including tensioning, sealing and cutting. The tool is available in two versions that pull 2,500 N and 4,500 N tension.
The A480 makes use of push-seals that make it the perfect strapping tool for narrow and round objects. This steel strapping tool is designed for strapping smaller bundles and loads like wire coils and tubes. It is a lightweight, handy and ergonomic tool that can be used in different industries.
The main list specifications of the Fromm A480 are as following:
- Strapping Type & Size: Steel strapping of width 3/8” to 3/4” and thickness 0.015” to 0.025”
- Weight: 10.1 lbs (4.6 kg)
- Tensioning Force: 2,500 N & 4,500 N
- Seal Type: Overlap Seals
- Joint Type: Single Notch Joint
- Seal Efficiency: 75%
The A480 has a smaller foot plate which makes it the perfect steel strapping tool for use with :
- Round packages
- Irregular-shaped loads
- Unique packages
Due to its unique design, the pneumatic combination strapping tool can readily squeeze into tighter places. The pusher-type tool is also known for its ergonomic design. You can also adjust the gap between the pad and roller and the cutter depth to use steel straps of different widths.
Features of A480
The main features of this Fromm pneumatic pusher tool are as following:
- It is pneumatic pusher-type combination tool.
- The strap tension is adjustable using basic regulation.
- The ergonomic design has specially designed levers that make tensioning and sealing much easier.
- It uses pusher-type seals with very high efficiency of up to 75%.
- Low weight steel strapping tool that weighs just 10.1 lbs.
- Uses air power for generating uniform and reliable tensioning.
- The single notch sealer works with ordinary, super-duty and HT steel strapping.
Because this Fromm pneumatic pusher tool is a lightweight strapping tool, there is no need for suspending it during stationary applications. It is also perfectly suited for mobile applications, allowing you to carry it anywhere across the warehouse or shipping floor.
All the Fromm A480 wear parts and replacement parts are readily available for ordering online. The tool can also be sent for repair with quick turnaround. Its common wear parts include feedwheel, cutter, notching knife, and cutting jaw.