Recoil Tang Break Off Tools or Helicoil Tang Breaking Tool
Tang break off tools are available in hand, semi automatic spring type and pneumatic..The spring loaded and pneumatic tang break
tools are recommended for removal of tangs in production applications. For large diameter fine thread inserts, e.g. M18-1.5 and
above, 3/4- 16 and above, the use of long nose pliers is an alternative method to break the tang.
Recoil Manual Tang Break Tool or Helicoil Tang Breaker
The simple Recoil manual magnetic tang removal tool is suitable for low volume tang removal and is used for insert sizes up to 1/2” or M12. The magnet allows
for easy retrieval of the tang.
On larger sizes the multipurpose Recoil installation and tang break tool should be used. For tang removal, the tool is simply lifted and turned 90°, which will
put the slot at right angles to the tang, then pushed downward with a sharp blow.
Recoil Spring Loaded Tang Break Tool or Helicoil Auto Tang Breaking Tool or ATB
Spring loaded tang break tools offer effective removal of insert tangs and are suited from medium to large insert usage. Being spring loaded this tool requires no
external power source and is suitable for tang removal on insert sizes up to 1/2” or M12.This tool is a spring loaded punch and when the tool is pushed down, the
pin punches downward breaking off the tang.
Recoil Pneumatic Tang Break Tool or Helicoil Pneumatic Tang Breaking tool
The pneumatic tang break tool is designed for high volume applications where rapid, effortless tang removal is required on insert sizes up to 3/4” or
M20.This tool works on the same basis as the spring loaded tool, except the pin punches downward when an air cylinder is actuated by the valve.