Connectra 28 Electric Powered


This versatile hydraulic machine fuses an impressive range of polyolefin IPS, metric and DIPS pipe sizes. It can also fuse a variety of polyvalves, pups and mitered elbows. The 28EP offers three pressure settings for facing, heating and fusing, and its joining assembly can deliver 7,000 pounds of centerline-applied cylinder force. The 28EP is easy to learn and operate. Its controls are consolidated within easy reach of the operator. And, like all Connectra equipment you can expect low maintenance costs and a rapid return on your investment.

Product Overview


  • True centerline fusion force provides even loading around the circumference of the pipe ends for symmetrical bead formation
  • Accommodates an impressive range of pipe sizes - from 2" through 8" and 63 through 225 mm. Miter joint capability handles up to 8" IPS and DIPS sizes
  • Three and four clamp jaw in-ditch capabilities
  • Modular design cart with locking wheel comes standard and delivers excellent field maneuverability
  • Lightweight, hydraulic facer
  • Lightweight, narrow-profile heater for easy, one-hand operation
  • Incorporates a proportionally controlled heating element for maintaining heating temperatures within one degree
  • Automatic carriage priority feature provides adequate pressure during the facing operation
  • Ported for DataConnect or other competitive data recorders
  • Rugged design with no "bells and whistles" means less maintenance expense
  • A superior piece of equipment at an extraordinary price
  • Limited three-year warranty


  • We offer a complete range of accessories: reducing and mitered inserts, (available in IPS, DIPS and metric), stub end holder, and pipe stands
  • Snap in place liners for fusing smaller diameter pipe
  • Ditch Kit Accessories



 Carriage Unit Dimensions (three clamps)
Length 28.88" 734 mm
Width 31.06" 784 mm
Height 23.75" 603 mm
Weight 173 lb 78.5 kg


 Carriage Mounted on Frame
Length 62.25" 1,581 mm
Width 36.88" 937 mm
Height 42.46" 1,081 mm
Total Weight (all component) 509 lb 267.6 kg


  • model 28EP 2" IPS thru 8" DIPS (optional reducing insert & subject to change without notice)
  • model 28EP-225 mm 63 mm thru 225 mm (optional reducing insert & subject to change without notice)

Electrical Data:

120 VAC Single Phase Watts Amps
Heater 2,200 18.3
Hydraulic Pump Motor 2,047 17.0
Total Power Consumption 4,247 35.3


240 VAC Single Phase Watts Amps
Heater 2,200 9.2
Hydraulic Pump Motor 2,047 8.5
Total Power Consumption 4,247 17.7