Milwaukee® Introduces Industry’s Fastest ProPEX Installation Tools

Attention plumbers and Heating Professionals!!!!

Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporationexpands their M12™ and M18™ Lithium-Ion systems with the introduction of the industry’s fastest ProPEX installation tools with auto-rotating ProPEX Expansion Heads.

The ProPEx tool is designed for one-handed use, the M12™ and M18™ ProPEX Expansion tools allow users to install Uponor ProPEX® fittings up to four times faster, and are compatible with over 25 tools on their respective battery platforms.

Milwaukee® Introduces Industry’s Fastest ProPEX Installation Tools

Milwaukee’s new auto-rotating head and continuous expansion design significantly increases productivity by delivering a fast and accurate method for installing ProPEX especially in tight spots.

Inspired by Uponor’s ProPEX® innovation and constructed with legendary Milwaukee® durability, the new tools are built with all-metal gears and an integrated metal frame to withstand even the toughest job site conditions.

Each tool kit will come with three commonly used accessory heads:

The M12™ tool kit will include 1/2”, 3/4” and 1” accessory heads.

The M18™ tool kit will include:  1”, 1-1/4” and 1-1/2”. The full line of accessory heads will also be sold separately: The M12™ tool will accept 3/8” up to 1” and the M18™ tool will accept 3/8” up to 1-1/2”.


•Built-in Auto Rotate Mechanism for Effortless, One-Handed Use
•Quick Cam Mechanism for Fast, Continuous Expansion
•Compact, Right Angle Design for Use in Tight Locations
•All-Metal Gears and Integrated Metal Frame for Maximum Jobsite Durability
•Paddle Trigger for Easy Reach in Confined Spaces
•LED Work Light Illuminates Work Space in Dark Locations
•Battery Fuel Gauge Displays Remaining Run-Time
•Compatible with Both Compact and XC M12 LITHIUM-ION Batteries and 25+ Tool System


M12™ ProPEX Expander

Specifications (2432-22)
Stroke Length: 14mm
Heads Included: ½”, ¾” & 1”
Speed: 60 SPM
Length: 7.5”
Weight: 4.5 lbs
Includes 2432-20 ProPEX Expander, (2) M12™ RedLithium Batteries, 30 minute charger, Accessory Heads (1/2”, ¾” & 1”) and carrying case

M18™ ProPEX Expander
Specifications (2632-22)
Stroke Length: 25mm
Heads Included: 1”, 1-1/4” & 1-1/2”
Speed: 45 SPM
Length: 9.5”
Weight: 9.2 lbs
Includes 2632-20 ProPEX Expander, (2) M18™ RedLithium Batteries, 30 minute charger, Accessory Heads (1”, 1-1/4” & 1-1/2”) and carrying case

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