ORBITALUM BRB 2 Tube Prep Machine

A lightweight, handheld end prep beveller engineered to produce precise, highly repeatable weld preps in boiler and heat exchanger applications.

Orbitalum’s BRB 2 is a lightweight, handheld end prep beveler engineered to produce precise, highly repeatable weld preps. Its designed for simultaneous facing, beveling and counterboring tube and pipes (including stainless steel) from .5” (12.75mm) to .945” (24mm) I.D. up to a wall thickness of .315” (6mm). Available in Electric, Pneumatic and Pneumatic Auto Clamping models with standard or NC style clamping.

Powerful and robust Boiler Tube Prep Machine. Counterbore and bevel pipes made from high-alloy steel (stainless steel), low-alloy and carbon steel with the unique tool system QTC®. Designed for pipe end preparations and boiler pipe applications.


  • Handy and compact design
  • Precise and reproducible weld preparation
  • Fast application with the BRB Pneumatic/Auto by means of pneumatic ­clamping, ideal for continuous production e.g. boiler and heat exchanger applications
  • High performance and lightweight
  • High-performance coated tool bits with up to 4 cutting edges
  • Quick clamping system for tools with easy adjustment
  • Adjustable air outlet
  • Easy to change tools
  • Tools adaptable on all BRB machines
  • Possibility to retrofit to previous BRB models to BRB Pneumatic/Auto and to the new clamping system “NC”
  • Up to 3 tools can be used at the same time


Delivery Includes:

  • 1 Boiler Pipe Preparation Machine BRB 2 (Kit 1 or Kit 2)
  • 1 Durable storage and shipping case
  • 1 Mandrel
  • 3 Clamping sets (Kit 1) or 8 clamping sets (Kit 2)
  • 1 Tool retainer
  • 1 Cooling and cutting lubrication KSS-TOP (Code 790 060 226)
  • 1 Tool set
  • 1 Operating instructions with spare parts list

Drive Options:

  • Electric: 230 V, 50/60 Hz EU or 120 V, 50/60 Hz EU/US
  • Pneumatic: Pneumatic power drive.
  • Pneumatic/Auto: Pneumatic multi-disc motor with additional pneumatic clamping ­system.