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 Pipe cutter
Author: Kewl (CA)

I have a Hempe pipe cutter. It's made in the USA, 5/8-2-5/8. Had it for years but now it needs a wheel replacement.
I can't find a single thing on this company, let alone find a replacement cutter. Standard wheel don't fit and not sure which brand is compatible. Has anyone else run into this dilemma and found a solution?
Please let me know. Love to get my cutter back in business!

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 Re: Pipe cutter
Author: bernabeu (SC)

cheapo tool

buy new used ones on ebay

2 for well under $20

imo: buy a new name brand cutter

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 Re: Pipe cutter
Author: packy (MA)

usa made... looks decent to me.
the trouble with buying a used one is that the cutter wheel may also be worn.

there's gotta be parts available out there..

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 Re: Pipe cutter
Author: bernabeu (SC)

not if you can buy two used for $20

perhaps there is a wheel which fits ??????????/

name the brand frowning

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