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TracStar® 618 Series 2

6" IPS - 18" OD (160mm - 450mm)

The new TracStar 618 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 618 is also available as an Automated machine that guides the operator through each step of the fusion process.

 

Models

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A Hydraulic Clamping kit is available for all TracStar 618 Series 2 models. Add HC to the end of the part number or select the Hydraulic Clamping option while customizing your machine package.

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  • TracStar 618

    TracStar® 618 Series 2

    Includes fusion machine, facer, heater, insulated heater stand, 12" IPS butt fusion inserts and lifting assembly.

  • TracStar 618

    TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated

    Includes fusion machine, facer, heater, insulated heater stand, 12" IPS butt fusion inserts and lifting assembly.

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Specifications

  TracStar® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
Machine 2,290 lbs (1,038.7 Kg) 2,085 lbs (946 Kg)
4-Jaw Carriage 511 lbs (231.8 Kg) 445 lbs (202 Kg)
3-Jaw Carriage 416 lbs (188.7 Kg) 350 lbs (158 Kg)
Facer 94 lbs (42.6 Kg) 91 lbs (41.3 Kg)
6" IPS - 12" DIPS Heater 28 lbs (13 Kg) 28 lbs (13 Kg)
12" IPS - 18" OD Heater 34 lbs (15.4 Kg) 34 lbs (15.4 Kg)
Shipping Weight 2,791 lbs (1,266 Kg) 2,830 lbs (1,284 Kg)
 

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  TracStar® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
System Pressure 2000 PSI (137.9 BAR) Max. 2000 PSI (137.9 BAR) Max.
Hydraulic Reservoir Capacity 8 Gallons (30.28 Liters) 8 Gallons (30.28 Liters)
 

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  TracStar® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
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® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
Input None, self-contained None, self-contained
AC Output 120V & 240V, 60Hz, 15 Amp N/A
Heater Power 3000 Watt 3000 Watt
Facer Power Hydraulic Hydraulic
 

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  TracStar® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
Frame Welded steel construction Welded steel construction
Brake Self-locking Self-locking
 

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  TracStar® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
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® 618 Series 2 TracStar® 618 Series 2 Automated
  Machine Shipping Container Machine Shipping Container
Length 97.2" (2,468.9 mm) 90" (2,286 mm) 97" (2,464 mm) 90" (2,286 mm)
Width 56.1" (1,424.9 mm) 60" (1,524 mm) 53" (1,346 mm) 60" (1,524 mm)
Height 53.1" (1,348.7 mm) 63" (1,600 mm) 53" (1,346 mm) 63" (1,600 mm)
 

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Parts & Accessories

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Spare 4.63" Facer Blade Set

Includes 6 blades, screws and wrench. Must be repositioned for different pipe sizes.

T1208603 - Standard blades
T1208603C - Extended-life blades
T1208603T - Carbide blades

Spare 9.12" Facer Blade Set

Includes 6 blades, screws and wrench. Spans entire facer range without repositioning.

T1812602 - Standard blades
T1812602C - Extended-life blades

Spare Heater Plate Kit

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

A1242108 - 6" IPS - 12" DIPS
A1852013 - 12 " IPS - 18" OD

Butt Fusion & Mitered Insert Sets

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

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Spare Facer Stand

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

T1801101

Spare 6" IPS - 12" DIPS Heater

Microprocessor-controlled with dial thermometer to monitor temperature.

1855502 - For standard fusion machines
T1820901 - For automated fusion machines

Spare 12" IPS - 18" OD Heater

Microprocessor-controlled with dial thermometer to monitor temperature.

1852019 - For standard fusion machines
T1821001 - For automated fusion machines

Heater Stand

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

1234202

Hydraulic Clamping Retrofit Kit

Increase productivity by eliminating manual cranking of knobs.

A1870301

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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Pipe Support Stand

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

AT5066701 - Manual adjustment
AT5066702 - Hydraulic (no pump)
AT5066703 - Hydraulic & pump kit

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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.

1879101

25' Hydraulic Extension Hoses

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

1219105

25' Heater Extension Cord
240V, 1Ph, 15A

For use with non-automated machines when fusing in-ditch. Plug Type C .

1219002

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 machines
AT1818601 - For machines built before 9/2010

Shipping Container

Reusable shipping container.

SED01218

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

Heat Shield

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

203009