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TracStar® 28 Series 2

2" IPS - 8" DIPS (63mm - 225mm)

The new TracStar 28 Series 2 has been completely redesigned based on feedback from the field. The Series 2 machines incorporate a new cowling design that aids in heat dissipation — while providing easier access for machine maintenance. An updated electrical system increases the circuit protection and a standard battery disconnect in now incorporated for easy lockout.

The TracStar 28 is also available as a combination unit, for fusion of branch saddles, and as an Automated machine.

 

Models

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  • Super TracStar 28

    TracStar® 28 Series 2

    Includes fusion machine, facer, heater, insulated heater stand and lifting assembly.

  • Super TracStar 250

    TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit

    Includes fusion machine, facer, heater, insulated heater stand and lifting assembly.

  • Super TracStar 250

    TracStar® 28 Series 2 Automated

    Includes fusion machine, facer, heater, insulated heater stand and lifting assembly.

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Specifications

  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Machine 1,930 lbs (875.4 Kg) 1,930 lbs (875.4 Kg)
4-Jaw Carriage 221 lbs (100.2 Kg) 267 lbs (121.1 Kg)
3-Jaw Carriage 142 lbs (64.4 Kg) 188 lbs (85.3 Kg)
Facer 44 lbs (19.9 Kg) 44 lbs (19.9 Kg)
Heater 21 lbs (9.5 Kg) 21 lbs (9.5 Kg)
Shipping Weight 2,365 lbs (1,072.8 Kg) 2,410 lbs (1,093 Kg)
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
System Pressure 2,000 PSI (137.90 BAR) Max. 2,000 PSI (137.90 BAR) Max.
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity 8 Gallons (30.28 Liters) 8 Gallons (30.28 Liters)
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Engine Type 20 HP Liquid Cooled 20 HP Liquid Cooled
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Fuel Tank Capacity 5 Gallons (18.92 Liters) 5 Gallons (18.92 Liters)
Operational Tank Capacity 8 Hours 8 Hours
Starting System Electric Electric
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Input None, self-contained None, self-contained
AC Output 120V & 240V, 60Hz, 15 Amp 120V & 240V, 60Hz, 15 Amp
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Heater Power 3,000 Watt 3,000 Watt
Facer Power Hydraulic Hydraulic
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Frame Welded steel construction Welded steel construction
Brake Self-locking Self-locking
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
Tracked Rubber crawler tracks Rubber crawler tracks
Transportation Self-propelled Self-propelled
Vehicle Speed 1.5 MPH max 1.5 MPH max
Lifting Lift points and lifting assembly Lift points and lifting assembly
 

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  TracStar® 28 Series 2 TracStar® 28 Series 2 Combination Unit
  Machine Shipping Container Machine Shipping Container
Length 97.2" (2,464 mm) 90" (2,286 mm) 97.2" (2,464 mm) 90" (2,286 mm)
Width 52.6" (1,336 mm) 60" (1,524 mm) 52.6" (1,336 mm) 60" (1,524 mm)
Height 53.1" (1,348.7 mm) 63" (1,600 mm) 53.1" (1,348.7 mm) 63" (1,600 mm)
 

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Parts & Accessories

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Spare Facer Blade Set

Includes 4 blades, screws and wrench

T1208602 - Standard blades
T1208602C - Extended-life blades
T1208602T - Carbide blades

Butt Fusion & Mitered Insert Sets

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

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Spare Heater Plate Kit

Set of two plates with anti-stick coating required for butt fusion. Kit includes attaching screws and wrench.

A848706

Spare Heater

Microprocessor-controlled with dial thermometer to monitor temperature.

848709 - 120V, 50/60Hz, 1Ph
848803 - 240V, 50/60Hz, 1Ph
T809801 - 240V - for Automated Machines

Heater Stand

Protect your heater from dirt and debris.

821802

Pipe Support Stand

Adjustable pipe stand to properly support, position and align pipe to be fused.

906501

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Low Profile Rollers

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

A1867501

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PolyPorter®

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

864201

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PolyHorse®

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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DataLogger® 6

Record and document fusion process parameters.

DL18001 - English, Spanish

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Stub End Holder

Self-centering stub end holder to hold stub end for butt fusion.

885001

Spare Facer Stand

Provides a convenient place to protect and store your facer out of the dirt and mud.

T801101

25' Hydraulic Extension Hose

Set of four 25' Hydraulic extension hoses required for in-ditch fusion. Extension hoses are included with Pit Bull HPU.

1219105

Automated In-Ditch Extension Kit

Set of four 25' hydraulic extension hoses, extension cable and pendant strap. This kit is required for automated in-ditch fusion.

T5002003

Automated Pendant

User interface for Automated TracStar Series 2 machines.

T5007112

Automated Control Box

Control box quick replacement for Automated TracStar machines.

T5001810

Automated USB Thumb Drive & Adapter

Used for downloading fusion records from the Automated Pendant to a USB thumb drive. For use with Pendant 1 models.

AT5040101

Heater Caddy

Allows the heater and heater bag frame to attach to a TracStar.

AT1818602 - for current TracStar Super 28 machines
AT808902 - for TracStar 28 machines
AT808901 - for machines built before 9/2010

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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Split Heaters

Used for fusing outer pipe of a dual-containment system

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Spreader Bar

Ideal for handling 40' bundles or a single joint of pipe.

8261000-0101 - 3,000 lbs. maximum
8261000-0201 - 6,000 lbs. maximum

External Bead Remover

Trim the bead created during the fusion process.

1221101 - For 1 ¼" to 6" IPS pipe
1810102 - For 4" IPS to 18" OD pipe
1221601 - Extra blades for 1221101
1221603 - Extra blades for 1810102

Coach MDA
(Mobile Data Accessory)

Enables automatic upload of fusion joint data to DataLogger® Vault™ on all Coach-controlled auto machines.

T5037301

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Pyrometer Kit

Accurately check surface temperatures of heater.

A218804

Shipping Container

Reusable shipping container.

SED01218

Heat Shield

For fusing two materials with different melt rates. Shields the faster melt rate materials from over-melting.

203006