s McElroy Hot Tap Tool

Tap live mains without service disruptions

Hot Tap Tool

Designed for 32mm - 63mm (1" - 2") Polypropylene Pipe & Fittings

The Polypropylene Hot Tap Tool from McElroy allows for the installation of branches to a live main line by completely sealing the system, drilling through the saddle fitting and retaining the coupon — eliminating any disruption of service or shutdowns.



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  • Hot Tap Tool

    32mm-63mm Polypropylene Hot Tap Tool Package

    Includes shaft assembly, 32-63mm housing assembly, 32-63mm cutters and carrying case



  • Hot Tap Tool Productivity Package

    Hot Tap Tool Productivity Package

    Includes Hornet™ outlet fusion tool, Polypropylene Hot Tap Tool and load cell pressure adapter




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California Prop 65 info

  32mm Hot Tap Tool 40mm Hot Tap Tool 50mm Hot Tap Tool 63mm Hot Tap Tool
  3.9 lbs (1.8 Kg) 4.6 lbs (2.0 Kg) 4.8 lbs (2.1 Kg) 4.9 lbs (2.2 Kg)


  Hot Tap Tool
Maximum working pressure 165 PSI (11.3 BAR)


  Hot Tap Tool 32mm Hot Tap Tool Cutter 40mm Hot Tap Tool Cutter 50mm Hot Tap Tool Cutter 63mm Hot Tap Tool Cutter
Length 21" (533mm) 2.19" (55.6mm) 2.56" (65mm) 2.62" (65.5mm) 3.18" (80.8mm)

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Featured Replacement

Parts & Accessories

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Individual Heater Adapters

Used to heat pipe and fitting. All adapters have an anti-stick coating.

Spare Cutter

Includes cutter with protective sleeve.

A249101 - 32mm
A249201 - 40mm
A249301 - 50mm
A249401 - 63mm

Hornet Load Cell Adapter

Measure fusion pressure. Compatible with the Hornet outlet tool.


Soft-Sided Carrying Case

Protect, store and transport the Hot Tap Tool and accessories.


Rotary Pipe Cutters

Easily cut pipe up to 125mm.

MMD00087 - 10-90mm
MMD00092 - 63-125mm

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