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 and pending applications
  • 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 patent-pending 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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