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The Watson portable tool

Optional spring balancer






Air Oil Booster

Air Oil Booster

The Watson from Norlok Technology offers all the benefits of clinching in a lightweight version that gives you the portability you need. This compact clinching machine is easy to handle, requires only shop air to operate and can fasten up to two ply 14 gauge material. It is available in both heavy (2-ply 10g max) and medium duty (2-ply 14g max) versions.


Light weight-for great portability
Two hand operaton-for greater operator safety
Simple tool adjustments-little or no setup time
Close tooling access- get in close for more applications
Air powered-hydraulic booster included
Proven design- for consistent clinches
Easy maintenance-for less down time
Competitively priced-low investment and fast payback
Fully customizable-designs to fit your needs

Other Portable machine brochures

Download a brochure of the Slip On Flange Watson.

Download a brochure of the Heavy Duty Watson.

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Features & Options

Press Design Single steel C-Frame
Operation Dual Trigger
Power Air over oil intensifier
Return Pressure sensing (adjustable) 24 vDC
Stroke 1-1/2" (38mm)
Throat 2" (50mm)
Weight (Hand tool only) 16 lbs (7.3kg)
Capacity Max: 2-ply 0.075" (1.9mm) Min: 2-ply 0.010" (0.25mm)
Cycle time 20 CPM standard (High Speeds Available)
Air requirements 70psi min (80psi recommended) Approximately 0.8 cu/feet per cycle
Power requirements (option) Any international supply within 120 - 240 VAC 50/60 HZ
Hanging Optional spring balancer available