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Pit Bull® 26

2" IPS - 6" DIPS (63mm - 180mm)

The Pit Bull 26 incorporates McElroy's patented Centerline Guidance System and is capable of butt fusing tees, ells and other fittings. The machine has a semi-automatic locking cam that locks the movable jaw in place during the cooling cycle. An electric facer offers fast, efficient facing with an advanced blade design for smooth face offs and longer life.



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  • Pit Bull 26

    Pit Bull® 26
    6" DIPS Max Pipe Size

    Includes fusion machine, heater, facer, insulated heater stand, facer stand, 6" IPS insert set and screw/driver kit.

  • Pit Bull 26

    Pit Bull® 26
    180mm Max Pipe Size

    Includes fusion machine, heater, facer, insulated heater stand, facer stand, 6" IPS insert set and screw/driver kit.

  • Pit Bull 26 Productivity Package

    Pit Bull® 26
    Productivity Package

    Includes 26 fusion machine, manual fusion machine stand, and two PolyPorters®


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  Pit Bull® 26
Carriage 50 lbs (22.7 Kg)
Facer 32 lbs (14.5 Kg)
Heater 14 lbs (6.4 Kg)
Shipping Weight 150 lbs (68 Kg)

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  Pit Bull® 26
Heater Power 1200 Watt
120V Facer Power 0.5HP, 7Amp
240V Facer Power 1.6HP, 5Amp
Minimum Power Requirements 3 kVA , 2.5 kW
Plug Type A - 120V / C - 240V

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  Pit Bull® 26
  Machine Shipping Container
Length 15.4" (391 mm) 27" (686 mm)
Width 19.7" (500 mm) 40" (1016 mm)
Height 30.4" (773 mm) 33" (838 mm)

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Parts & Accessories

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Spare Heater Plate Kit

Anti-stick coated heater plates. Includes 2 plates and attaching screws.


Spare Facer Blades

Blade set includes 6 blades, attaching screws and wrench.


Spare Heaters

Microprocessor-controlled with dial thermometer. Includes heater plates, stripper bars, heater stand, and screw/driver kit.

707701 - 120V, Plug Type A
707601 - 240V, Plug Type C

Butt Fusion & Mitered Insert Sets

Surface hardened for longer life and are serrated for maximum grip.

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Spare Facer Stand

Facer stand provides a convenient place to protect and store your facer out of the dirt and mud.


Spare Facer

Used to face pipe ends to be fused.

709601 - 120V, Plug Type A
711601 - 240V, Plug Type C

Spare Heater Stand

Holds heater for easier carrying and protection. Helps maintain constant temperature.


Low Profile Rollers

Reduces the drag on 4" to 18" pipe and protects the pipe from damage. Case includes 40 complete roller assemblies.


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Toolbox with Tray

Organize your inserts and adapters for safe keeping.


Manual Fusion Machine Stand

Expands to a comfortable operator height, folds for easy storage and has wheels for easy transporting.



A pipe-handling system that consists of a series of adjustable racks to store and help install the pipe on the job site.

1875502 - PolyHorse with PowerAssist
1875501 - Standard PolyHorse

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Aids in lifting pipe into the fusion machine and also performs as a stand.


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Pipe Support Stand

Adjustable pipe stand to properly support, position and align pipe. For use with Manual Fusion Machine Stand.


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Torque Wrench Adapter

Used to adapt to a torque wrench when a specified interfacial pressure is required. Requires a ½" drive 100 ft. lb. 15" torque wrench.


Shipping Container

Reusable shipping container.


External Bead Remover

Trim the bead created during the fusion process.

1221101 - For 1 ¼" to 6" IPS pipe
1221601 - Extra blades for 1221101

Test Caps

Quick and easy air pressure testing of polyethylene pipe.

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Hot Tap Tool

Branch saddle tapping tool for polyethylene pipe.

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Pyrometer Kit

Accurately checks surface temperatures of heater.