*Please note this item cannot be ordered on the express service. Special order item. Normal lead time is 2-3 weeks*
Keep your hoses on with the Bead Form Tool ! Here is a hand tool that quickly forms a bead on metal tubing to retain radiator, heater core, inter-cooler, fuel lines, ducting and other pressure hoses.
Designed to form a 1.25mm high hose bead on 1.2mm wall steel, 1.5mm brass, aluminium and copper tubing, 16mm diameter and larger. (annealed stainless with a wall thickness up to 0.7mm)
The positive action, gear driven form rollers are designed for easy use with a crank handle (included) or ratchet. It may be vice mounted or hand-held and comes with a handy carrying case
3 sizes are available:
– This is Bead Form Junior Used to form a bead on 5/16, 3/8 and 1/2 ” tubing (8mm – 13mm)
– Bead Form I Produces a .050 tall head on 5/8″ O.D. and larger tubing.
– Bead Form II Used on tubing larger than 2″ to form a 0.080 tall bead.