Quick Release™ Metal Tubing Cutters
- Quick Release™ is a REED invention and still the industry standard for metal tubing cutters.
- Features include quick release, quick advance, and manual advance, along with the ball detent wheel pin.
- Quick release knob on sliding bar allows fast tool placement or removal on pipe to be cut.
- Simple cutter wheel change permits cutter use on a wide variety of pipe/tubing types.
- Built-in reamer and spare cutter wheel in the knob on TC1Q, TC1.6Q, TC2Q.
|Catalog No.||Item Code||Capacity O.D.||Cutter Wheel||Application||Length||Weight|
|actual O.D. in||actual O.D. mm||in||mm||lbs||kg|
|TC1Q||03410||1/8 - 1 5/16||3 - 33||O||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||6||152||0.6||0.3|
|TC1.6Q||03416||1/4 - 1 5/8||6 - 42||O||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||6.5||165||0.95||0.4|
|TC2Q||03420||1/4 - 2 5/8||6 - 67||O||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||8||203||1.95||0.9|
|TC3Q||03430||3/8 - 3 1/2||10 - 90||30-40||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||11||279||2.5||1.1|
|TC3Q2558||03439||3/8 - 3 1/2||10 - 90||R2558||Muffler Systems Tubing||11||279||2.5||1.1|
|TC4Q||03440||1 7/8 - 4 1/2||48 - 114||30-40||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||12||305||2.8||1.3|
|TC5Q2558||03459||2 1/2 - 5||63 - 125||R2558||Muffler Systems Tubing||13||330||3.0||1.4|
|TC6Q||03460||4 - 6 5/8||102 - 168||30-40||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||15||381||3.9||1.8|
|TC6Q2558||03469||4 - 6 5/8||102 - 168||R2558||Muffler Systems Tubing||15||381||3.9||1.8|
|TC8Q||04158||6 1/4 - 10||159 - 254||30-40||Aluminum, Brass, Copper, Steel Tubing||26||660||8.0||3.6|
Spare "O" Cutter Wheel in knob.
Quick Release™ Metal Tubing Cutters are the best tracking, easiest cutting tubing cutters available. Cut copper, aluminum, light wall steel and stainless steel tubing. With alternate wheels they will cut a wide variety of plastic pipe and tubing, including muffler systems tubing. (Refer to the REED cutter wheel chart for details on cutter wheels for both plastic and metal tubing.) TC1Q, TC1.6Q and TC2Q sliding bars are die-cast zinc aluminum for greater strength. Each of these three metal tubing cutters also features a built-in reamer and spare cutter wheel in the knob. Long-proven TC3Q and larger models with steel sliding bars withstand professional workloads over the long haul.
Quick Release™ cutter is a REED invention and still the industry standard for both plastic pipe and metal tubing cutters. REED uses a ball detent or threaded screw for the wheel pin which simplifies wheel changes. No other cutter on the market tracks or cuts as well.
Just change the wheel to cut a wide variety of tubing.
Accessories & Common Parts
Quick Release Tubing Cutter Instructions PDF (916 KB)
Tubing Cutter Repair Kits #01001 PDF (737 KB)