Brake – Connecticut No. U-422
Connecticut bench mounted hand brakes are rugged, dependable USA-made tools. The model U416 is a heavy duty bench brake suitable for box and pan or straight bend- ing in up to 16-gauge mild steel. The brake features a removable apron angle and apron insert permitting 1⁄4-inch reverse bends in lighter materials. The front to rear adjust- ment of the U416 allows for a wide range
of radius bending. Standard equipment includes: an apron stop rod for repeat bends, extension handles and counterweight to help reduce fatigue when using the brake. The model U422 is a lighter capacity version of the four-foot bench brake, which offers economical alternatives in working 22-gauge and lighter materials. Also, their lighter weight make this model better suited for transporting to remote job sites.
Connecticut bench-mounted hand brakes provide an economical means of perform- ing a wide range of sheet metal bending and forming operations. These brakes are of all- steel welded construction, readily adjustable and backed by an industry leading 3-Year Factory Warranty.