14 Ultra High Torque

Casing Tong: 4 - 14 in.

Exceptional high torque and loaded with features!
  • 70,000 ft-lbs (94907.3 Nm) Maximum Torque
  • Two Speed Gear Train
  • Space Saver®Case Stiffiner technology are covered by one more U.S. and/or foreign patents
  • Quick Changing Pivot Heads
  • Self Aligning Throat
  • Optional: Wedge Drive Tri-Grip® Backup
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Product Description

4½ Hydra-Shift® Tong

An excellent choice where applications demand the combination of size range and high torque output, the Eckel Model 14 UHT handles pipe from 4 inches to 14 inches. This tong features our new patented CASE STIFFENERS that enhances overall torque output.Upgraded in design and performance over the Model 14 HS, this tong is capable of delivering 70,000 ft-lb of torque. Also, available with Wedge Drive Tri-Grip®backup which handles pipe from 4 inches to 15.5 inches.

Wedge Drive Tri-Grip® Backup

The WD Tri-Grip® Backup is a high performance no compromise backup that is suitable for make-up and break-out of the most resilient connections. The WD Tri-Grip® Backup features a three head design that encompasses the tubular that applies an evenly distributed gripping force. The backup can handle tubular from 1.050 in. to 15.5 in. (26.67 - 393.7 mm). A constant radial load is applied when a single wedge drive to actuate the front two pivot heads with a third stationary head providing a reactionary force to provide superior gripping performance. Wedge Drive Tri-Grip® Backup has exceptional gripping capabilities with Rig Dies when running drill pipe or optional Eckel Wrap-Around True-Grit® dies or Pyramid Fine Tooth dies for making up other types of tubular.

Technical Specifications
Tong Specifications
Capacity4 - 14 in. (101.6 - 355.6 mm)
Dimensions41 x 67 in. (1092.2 x 1701.8 mm)
Weight[1]3,500 lb (1587.6 kg)
Maximum Torque @ 2,500 psi (172 bar)
High12,000 ft-lb (16270 Nm)
Low70,000 ft-lb (94907.3 Nm)
Maximum RPM @ 65 GPM (246 LPM)
High32 rpm
Low5 rpm
Handle Length42.5 in. (1079.5 mm)
Backup Specifications
Backup TypeWD Tri-Grip®Backup
Capacity4 - 15.5 in. (101.6 - 393.7 mm)
Dimensions[2]51 x 69 in. (1295.4 x 1752.6 mm)
Weight[1][2]5,700 lb (2585.5 kg)
Load Cell Type Compression or Tension
Handle Length[2]42½ in. (1079.5 mm)

[1]Weight Approximate, [2]Tong and Backup

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