3500 Hydra-Shift®

Dual String Tubing Tong
Tubing Tong: 1.050 - 3½ in.

Meets your need and loaded with features you want!
  • 7,000 ft-lbs (9491 Nm) Maximum Torque
  • Hydra-Shift® Speed Shifting
  • No Clutching
  • Quick Changing Sliding Heads
  • Self Aligning Throat
  • Optional: Wedge Drive Tri-Grip® Backup
Product Description

3500 Hydra-Shift®DTT Tong

The Eckel 3500 Hydra-Shift® DTT (Dual Tubing Tong) provides fast, easy running on dual strings of 3½ inch or smaller tubing. It grabs from the side, or head-on. Go ahead and torque it up; this tong is Eckel tough. And speed shifts are no problem, thanks to a patented Hydra-Shift® concept that eliminates clutching. The Model 3500 DTT Hydra-Shift® is packed with all the features you've come to expect from Eckel: quick-change sliding heads, self-aligning open throat.

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 is capable of handling tubulars from 1.050 in. to 4½ in. (26.67 - 114.3 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 a 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 tubulars.

Technical Specifications
Tong Specifications
Capacity 1.050 - 3½ in. (26.7 - 88.9 mm)
Dimensions 13½ x 32 in. (342.9 x 812.8 mm)
Weight[1] 800 lb (362.9 kg)
Maximum Torque @ 2,500 psi (172 bar)
High 3,500 ft-lb (4745 Nm)
Low 7,000 ft-lb (9491 Nm)
High 65 rpm
Low 30 rpm
Handle Length 24 in (609.6 mm)
Backup Specifications
Backup Type WD Tri-Grip®Backup
Capacity 1.050 - 4½ in. (26.67 - 114.3 mm)
Dimensions[2] 21 x 34 in. (533.4 x 863.3 mm)
Height[2] 71 in. (1803.4 mm)
Weight[1][2] 1,590 lb (721.2 kg)
Load Cell Type Compression or Tension
Handle Length[2] 24.5 in. (622.3 mm)

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

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