Rivet tools come in a wide choice. From simple hand tools all the way through to automated tooling offering SPC control to ensure the rivet has been set to the required pressure. The Far RAC180 rivet tool is one of those of rivet tools that offers great value for money along with high performance characteristics.
If you’re looking for a reliable hard working rivet tool that can be generally used and abused and continue to keep coming back for more then you need to take a closer look at the Far RAC180.
Far are an Italian manufacturer who have been manufacturing both tooling and fasteners for more than 50 years. With a dedicated manufacturing plant based in Bologna for tooling you can be assured they understand the tooling business.
With a suction system which offers mandrel collection along with the ability to retain the rivet in the nozzle prior to installation, it is possible to convert the RAC180 for use with a foot pedal trigger.
The RAC180 rivet tool meets the demands of high volume manufacturing environments. Having the ability to set rivets up to 5.00mm in steel and stainless steel and 6.00mm in aluminium the RAC180 is a workhorse of a rivet tool offering the ability to set large volume of rivets. If needed the RAC180 also offers the ability to set structural rivets up to 4.8mm with the addition of a kit.
Service Engineers Tip
The RAC180 offers the ability to retain the rivet in the nozzle thanks to it’s suction . The rivet will remain in the nozzle even when in a downward position.
Weighing in at just 2.0kg the RAC180 offers a lightweight competitive option for the high volume user.
FAR RAC180 – Air Rivet Tool