EZ orbital 517 & 800 series

Magnatech introduces an innovate solution to orbital tube welding with its modular EZ Orbital welding systems. The model 517 is a tube welding controller that integrates the operation of a standard, commercial GTAW power source with the weld head. The new line of weld heads, the 1000 series, with digital control of rotation speed regulation, ensuring perfect repeatability.

A­ordable orbital solution
Easy to operate
Rugged design

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Welding Controller

  1. Full Color, touch screen operation
  2. Intuitive symbol-based operation
  3. Real time head temperature monitoring and over temperature alert
  4. Visual display of welding cycle
  5. Simple % adjustment of preset welding parameters
  6. Diagnostic fault detection system (gas purge, weld head jam, etc.)
  7. Software updates and upgrades available by internet download via USB interface
  8. Compact and lightweight Controller built into waterproof rugged case

Welding Heads

  1. Digital Rotation Motor ensures 100% Repeatable Speed Regulation
  2. Easy Access Collet Clamp Adjustment – Optimal Grip without Deformation
  3. Flip Top Viewing Port – Accurate Pre-Weld Fit Up inspection
  4. Molded silicone switch panel on weld head handle – eliminates need for remote pendant
  5. Indestructible SS hinge provides rigidity for positive tube alignment
  6. Collets for all tube sizes/fitting geometries
  7. Internal Water Cooling Standard – simply connect to a commercial water recirculator for high duty cycle applications

Length x width x height

330 x 420 x 170 mm (13 x 16.5 x 6.8”)


6 kg (13 lbs)

Power supply compatibility

Contact GWS for suitable models

Input power requirements

90/240 VAC, 1 Ø, 0.5 A fuse, 50/60 Hz

Units of measurement

Metric and inch (selectable)

Operating temperature

-18 to 50˚ C (0 to 120˚ F)

Storage temperature

-25 to 60˚C (-20 to 140˚ F)


To 98% RH (non-condensing)

Power source

Conventional GTAW


1030 1040

Pipe (tube) size

9.5 – 76 mm (0.375/3.0”) 21.7 – 101.6 mm (0.5/4.0”)

Welding Supply Specialists

Call us on 0151 420 6900