Fame is not our mission. The average person may not have heard of WHEELER-REX. That’s just fine with us. We have been quietly producing the very best, handmade, personally inspected and serviced tools for water works and plumbing contractors since the 1950s.
A Career Investment. If you buy one of our tubing cutters today, you’re making an investment in your career because odds are you’ll get decades of use out of it. We make our line of tubing cutters with the same personal focus on quality and performance that’s been our reputation for over 60 years. At WHEELER-REX we take quality personally, and when using one our tubing cutters you’ll understand why.
CLOSE-QUARTERS TUBING CUTTER
MODEL NO. 4992
Minimal clearance required. Contractors and other professionals know that when it comes to some jobs, working in tight spaces can’t be avoided – underneath vanities, close to walls, wastes, overflows or in other confined spaces. If you work on plumbing, air conditioning, or commercial boilers WHEELER-REX’s new Close-Quarters Tubing Cutter can make things a lot easier. The Model 4992 is adjustable from 1/4” to 2-3/8”.
CUTS 1/4”-2-3/8” PIPE
CLOSE-QUARTERS TUBING CUTTER
Tackle a wide range of piping with the Model 4992, from 1/4” up to 2-3/8” outer diameter for non-ferrous tubing and plastic pipe. It also cuts thin wall materials like traps and tailpieces with no distortion. The Close-Quarters Tubing Cutter prevents sawing, so you avoid loose joints.
TOOLLESS FAST WHEEL CHANGE
CLOSE-QUARTERS TUBING CUTTER
Keep up the pace at work with the Model 4992. Our new design lets you quickly and easily switch cutting wheels with only a simple push-pin, no special tools required!
PROFESSIONAL SNIPPER SERIES
The professional’s choice – our most popular series of snippers continue to be recognized by professionals as the highest quality, commercial-grade snippers year after year.
Along with our affordable Economy line series, WHEELER-REX snippers are the best choice for a high-performance, long-lasting tool. They might even outlast you.
PROFESSIONAL SNIPPER 1/8”-1-5/8” (3mm-42mm)
The durable Model 5291 offers one-handed ratcheting operation that easily cuts heavy-duty PVC, ABS, PEX, vinyl, poly, and tubing. The long-lasting, hand-ground, Japanese-made blade can be easily sharpened with the WHEELER-REX 7325 Blade Sharpener or replaced with blade No. 5300 when necessary.
PROFESSIONAL SNIPPER 1/8”-2-7/16” (3mm-63mm)
When you need to step up to a larger outer diameter, the Model 7291 offers all the benefits of the professional snipper line including one-handed ratcheting operation and a removable, resharpenable blade. (No. 7324)
PROFESSIONAL SNIPPER 1/8”-1-1/4” (3mm-31mm)
The WHEELER-REX 5190/5191 is an essential item in your toolbox. Built for long service life the 5190/5191 features die-cast aluminum handles and a double-sided, PTFE coated blade (5191 only).
TUBING CUTTER SERIES
Our Tubing Cutter Series is a comprehensive line of tools designed for the professional. We’ve revised our line with new tools and improved features to help you get the job done easier and more efficiently. Our new lineup of tubing cutters features ergonomic designs with easy-to-grip knobs, a four-roller design for more stable cuts, removable swivel reamers and an extra cutter wheel stored in the knob. *
Our cutter series also features stainless steel models for maximum corrosion resistance and durability.
*Features are found on certain models, see our catalog for full details.
AUTO-C TUBING CUTTERS 1/2”, 3/4″, 1″
Our Auto-C series are handy and convenient for cutting standard size copper tubing. With an ergonomic C-shaped design that’s easy to grip and a spring-loaded wheel cutter that feeds with constant pressure, you can complete a cut in seconds.
MINI TUBING CUTTER 1/8”-1” (3mm-25mm)
This compact design is perfect for making cuts in tight spaces. The Model 90721 features an ergonomic knob and a toolless design for fast cutter wheel changes. (No. 8069)
MINI TUBING CUTTER 1/8”-1-1/8” (3mm-30mm)
The Model 90727 has all the great features of the 90721 with the addition of an extra cutting wheel in the knob. (No. 8069)
TELESCOPIC TUBING CUTTER 1/8”-1-3/8” (3mm-35mm)
With a four-roller design, the Model 90734 is the ideal tool for making fast, stable cuts. This unit features toolless cutter wheel replacement, an extra cutter wheel in the knob and a detachable swivel reamer to finish the job. (No. 8069)
QUICK RELEASE TUBING CUTTER 1/4”-3” (6mm-76mm)
This quick-release design features toolless cutter wheel replacement, a spare wheel in the knob, and a removable swivel reamer. (No. 8069, No. 8068 for plastic)
QUICK RELEASE TUBING CUTTER 2”-5”, 4”-6-5/8”
When you need to step it up to bigger, 5-6” pipes, reach for the Model 90748/90749 cutter. The two-roller with an adjustable third roller design creates stable, true cuts. The 90748/90749 also has the toolless cutter replacement, spare wheel in the knob, and removable swivel reamer. (No. 8067, No. 8066 for plastic)
MORE TOOLS FROM WHEELER-REX
Rounding out your toolbox, we have the essentials to help you finish the job.
GLASS TUBE CUTTERS 1/4”-1-1/2” (6mm-37mm)
If you couldn’t find the ideal glass tubing cutter look no further, we just invented one. Our glass tube cutters are perfect for cutting gauge glass, laboratory glass, porcelain tubing, and other brittle tubing materials. These cutters are small enough to carry in your pocket and easy to use as a pair of pliers.
INNER & OUTER REAMER 3/8”-2” (10mm-54mm)
For fast, clean, inner and outer reaming and outer deburring/beveling of 3/8”-2” copper and stainless steel tubing, the Model 50100 won’t let you down with its hardened steel construction.
The ideal utility knife. Both models feature a curved, comfortable design, toolless blade changing with internal blade storage (comes with two blades) and an interlock system. The model 5741 is retractable, and the 5751 is self-retracting.