15 Ton Strap Bender

Sawyer’s 15 Ton Guided Strap Bender is the solution for weld inspection and tensile testing equipment; whether in the field or in the shop. This iron horse tester is capable of performing face, root or side bend tests. With the improved plating and powder coating for corrosion resistance, you can be sure this weld testing equipment will safely perform guided bend testing for years to come.

The 15 Ton Strap Bender is a highly portable piece of destructive weld testing equipment. The Strap Bender works horizontally or vertically, making it an extremely versatile guided bend tensile tester. With a .375 (3/8”) ASME die and plunger set that comes standard this iron horse tester is sure to meet all your weld joint bend testing equipment needs. Optional accessories for the 15 Ton Strap Bender, include .250 (1/4″) ASME, .500 (1/2″) ASME and 1104 API die and plunger sets and an Enerpac electric or pneumatic pump.

Sawyer’s line of weld testing equipment combines the dependability of Enerpac hydraulics with Sawyer ingenuity and quality craftsmanship. These weld inspection machines are the first choice for many technical colleges, welding shops and pipeline inspectors because of the portability and ease of use. For the best in destructive weld testing equipment, Sawyer is the only option.


  • For weld coupon testing
  • Horizontal or vertical use
  • Optional choice of materials to meet code
  • Includes (1) steel carrying case
  • For field or shop applications
  • Quality constructed for rugged strength
  • Portable
  • Pipeline proven


Power Team Electric Pump Attachment

Power Team Electric Pump attachment for the 15 Ton Guided Strap Bender and 25 and 50 Ton Guided Bend and Tensile Testers.

  • Power Team high pressure hydraulic economy electric pump is best suited to power small to medium size cylinders or hydraulic tools
  • Lightweight and compact design: 11,8 to 18,6 kg
  • Large easy-carry handle for maximum portability
  • Two-speed pump operation reduces cycle times for improved productivity
  • 230 VAC 50/60-cycle universal motor will operate under poor voltage supply
  • 24 VAC remote motor control, 3 m length for operator safety
  • Starts under full load
  • High strength molded shroud, with integral handle, protects electric pump motor from contamination and damage

Power Team Foot Pump Attachment

Power Team Foot Pump attachment for the 15 Ton Guided Strap Bender, the 25 and 50 Ton Guided Bend and Tensile Testers.

  • Air driven hydraulic pumps are easily operated by hand or foot.
  • External adjustable pressure relief valve (behind sight glass)
  • Return-to-tank port for use in remote valve applications
  • Internal pressure relief valve provides overload protection
  • Quieter operation – reduced noise level to 76 dBA
  • Operating air pressure: 2,8 – 8,8 bar, enables pump to start at extremely low pressure
  • High efficiency cast aluminum air motor
  • Reinforced heavy-duty lightweight reservoir for applications in tough environments
  • Air pendant for remote control operation


15 Ton Strap Bender, Model 273-15

Part Number Description Lbs In
273-15 15T Strap Bending Machine – Hand Pump 125.00 32x10x16
273-15E 15T Strap Bending Machine – Electric Pump 150.00 32x10x16
273-15A 15T Strap Bending Machine – Pneumatic Pump 150.00 32x10x16

15 Ton Strap Bender Accessories

Part Number Description Lbs In
4FF-7ASMExxx ASME Die/Plunger for 273-15 (.250 / .375 / .500) Call for Weight Call for Dimensions
SPECIAL Special Die / Plunger Sets Call for Weight Call for Dimensions
13R-15 Carrying Case for 15T Unit Call for Weight Call for Dimensions