Why choose a FOREDOM For PORTING?
-Runs strong and smooth at all speeds. The SR motor has a reverse option.
-Runs quiet – about 55 DBA compared to 95 DBA of an air grinder.
-No motor chatter or gear noise.
-Save time and energy. No loud expensive compressor is needed.
-Handpiece is Lightweight. Smooth handle grip makes it so easy to control and use. -The H.44T handpiece is smaller in diameter than the air die grinders. Smaller makes for better visibility inside.
-Bits and burs fit properly and make porting smoother and quicker.
-The H.44T handpiece accepts ¼” shank burs up to 6” or even 7” long.
SR or TX motor?
Our Most Popular Motor Has The Power And Speed Needed For Most Jobs Without Stalling Or Slowing Down While Under Normal Load. Runs In Both Forward And Reverse. *Comes In 115 And 230 Volt Horsepower: 1/6 HP Maximum Speed: 18,000 RPM Rotation: Forward & Reverse. —Available in Key Tip or Square Drive Shafting.–
TX motors: are for Extra Power / Torque For The Most Demanding Work– Hogging Out Large Quantities. Offers Excellent Control Of The Cutting Tool, Drill, Or Bur Under Load. *Comes Only In 115V* Horsepower: 1/3 HP Maximum Speed: 15,000 RPM Rotation: Forward
Ket Tip or Square Drive shafting?
Key Tip – Standard Shafting
85% Of Foredom Flexible Shaft Machines Use A 39“ Long Key Tip Shaft. Foredom Offers 17 Key Tip Handpieces To Fit These Shafts. With A Torsional Breaking Point of 24 In.-Lb.
Square Drive – Heavier Shafting
Square Drive Shafting Is Thicker, Less Flexible, Usually 63” Long And Can Connect To 4 Square Drive Handpieces. With A Torsional Breaking Point Of 50 In.-Lb. (Compared With 24 In.-Lb. For Key Tip Shafting). For Unusually Large Or Difficult Jobs, Square Drive Shafting May Be A Good Choice. * For Use On SR, TX, And LX Motors. Must Use Compatible Square Drive Handpiece.