Automatic Chuck and Four Reversible Jaws
The Ridgid 535A Threading Machine 29948 does not come with accessories or a bunch of extras. However, the 29948 machine comes with several usable and definable features including its automatic chuck, with four reversible forged jaws, and a smooth three speed transmission. Additionally, the 535A is a compatible unit and can be used with the Geared Threader Model 141.
Maintains Ruggedness And Is Still the Industry Workhorse
The Model 535 maintains the ruggedness expected from the Ridgid brand name that has become the gold standard for work-sites everywhere. In fact this threading machine, when used, keeps its composure under continuous heavy use and therefore has earned its reputation as the industry work horse. In addition, Ridgid was mindful while adding only the most needful features, making the threading operation more productive and efficient. Plus, a new edition to the 535A is a larger chip tray and oil reservoir, that makes the 535A ideal for longer uninterrupted threading, thus saving the operator time.
High Clearance Carriage
The 535 features a handy high clearance carriage, making the overall threading operation easier to perform. Also included is a generous top cover area, which is ideal for keeping tools organized and work related materials close at hand. The 535 is designed around maximizing the operator’s up-time, by being specifically engineered with the kinds of upgrades that matter for pipe working professionals. Operator’s of the machine, also benefit from the part commonalities between the 535, the 535A , Automatic and other RIDGID equipment. Finally, this unit is approved by CSA to CSA and UL Standards.
The Ridgid 535A Specifics
Its important to know the specifics of what you are getting with a machine of this importance and price point, so with that thought in mind, here are the Ridgid 535A Threading Machine’s specifics. It has a 1/8″ – 2″ , 2 1/2″ – 4″, 4″ – 6″ pipe capacity. The threader has a bolt capacity of 1/4″ – 2″ and a for/off/rev switch, as well as an integral foot safety switch. The motor on the 535A is a 1/2 horse power with a single phase and a 115 volts. The cutters are self centering as well as full floating.