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Ridgid Models KT-190 and KT-200 Pipe Thawers

Models KT-190 and KT-200 Pipe Thawing units provide continuous heating for fast thawing of frozen metal pipes from 1/2″ through 1 1/2″ (12-36mm). With these lightweight and versatile units, there is no need to dig or tear apart walls. Simply attach the clamps to the metal pipe on each side of the frozen section and the pipe is thawed within minutes.


Continuous Operation: The KT-190 and KT-200 operate continuously without requiring any “cool-down” periods. There is no tripping of the unit or need to turn the unit off during the thawing process. Simply attach the cables to the pipe, turn the unit on and let it do its job – continuously from start to finish.

Lightweight: Weighing under 30 lbs., each unit can be easily transported to the most difficult locations such as attics.

Versatile: The Model KT-190 can be used on lengths of pipe between 15 and 75 feet. With 4 output levels, the Model KT-200 can be used on 4′ to 150′ lengths of pipe. The Model KT-200’s amp meter allows the user to select the proper output level for maximum current draw and minimum thawing time.

Powerful: Both units operate on a standard 115V, 15 amp outlet. The Model KT-190 produces 300 amps and the Model KT-200 produces 250-400 amps of thawing power.

All these features and more make the Model KT-190 and the Model KT-200 the professional’s choice.

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