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EM Machine (End Mill) Temporarily mounts in place of valve bonnet and features field-replaceable cutting blades available in pneumatic, hydraulic or electric drives. 

 

 

  

 

 

  

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The Milling tool and rotational assembly attach to the valve body,the isolation valve is opened and pressure is checked before cutting.









 





avt endmilltapping3While maintaining system line pressure, mill 1-5/8" (45mm) slot over a120° path

 

 

 

 

 

 

Note: Slot is normally cut to provide for a vertical valve alignment, but installer can select any desired position.