detail_firebirdFIREBIRD CORDLESS THREADED INSERT TOOL
BATTERY OPERATED RECHARGEABLE

Spin-Pull-Spin action in a cordless tool!
Comes with 8-32, 10-32 & 1/4-20 tooling.
The kit comes complete in a carrying case with a battery & charger.

Max Capacity in Steel:
Thin-Wall 5/16-18 / Thick-Wall 1/4-20
Max Capacity in Aluminum:
Thin-Wall 3/8-16 / Thick-Wall 5/16-18

The approximate quantity of threaded inserts that can be set per charge

Size Material Approximate
Rivet Nuts
Per Charge
6-32 Aluminum 600
Steel 550
8-32 Aluminum 520
Steel 480
10-32 Aluminum 480
Steel 400
1/4-20 Aluminum 400
Steel 300
5/16-18 Aluminum 340
Steel 180
3/8-16 Aluminum 300

 

Replacement
Mandrel
Replacement
Nose Piece
Size
RTP-FB-0632M RTP-FB-0632N 6-32
RTP-FB-0832M RTP-FB-0832N 8-32
RTP-FB-1024M RTP-FB-1024N 10-24
RTP-FB-1032M RTP-FB-1032N 10-32
RTP-FB-2520M RTP-FB-2520N 1/4-20
RTP-FB-3816M RTP-FB-3816N 3/8-16
RTP-FB-51618M RTP-FB51618N 5/16-18

REPLACEMENT BATTERIES & CHARGERS

Battery
Part Number
Battery
Specification
Charger
Part number
Charger
Specification
RTP-7251017 12V 1.4AH Ni-Cd RTP-7251036 12V Ni-Cd + Ni-MH
PRT-7251092 12V 1.7AH Ni-Cd RTP-7251036 12V Ni-Cd + Ni-MH
RTP-7251095 12V 2.0AH Ni-Cd RTP-7251036 12V Ni-Cd + Ni-HM
RTP-7251030 12V 3.2AH Ni-MH RTP-7251036 12V Ni-Cd + Ni-HM
RTP-7251045 14.4V 1.3AH Li-Ion RTP-7251138 14.4V Li-Ion
RTP-7251049 14.4V 2.6AH Li-Ion RTP-7251138 14.4V Li-Ion

 

Batteries

Due to European environmental regulations, we will no longer be supplying 12V Nickel-Cadmium (NI-Cd) batteries. Once exiting inventories are gone, they will not be available for sale or replacement. The 12V 3.2AH Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) battery will still be available for sale. In addition to this change, a new product line of 14.4V Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) batteries will be available for sale. The new 14.4V Li-Ion batteries will be available in 2 sizes: 1.3AH and 2.6AH. All Li-Ion batteries will require 14.4V Li-Ion chargers. As a result of the change to the batteries, a new 14.4V Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) charger will Chargers be available for sale. Also, the Ni-Cd + Ni-MH charger will remain available for sale.

Battery Powered Tools

Once existing inventories of standard Accubirds, Powerbirds and Firebirds are gone, they will no longer come with Nickel-Cadmium batteries. All new inventories of standard Accubirds, Powerbirds Firebirds will come with 14.4V Li-Ion batteries and chargers. The Accubird and Firebird will come standard with the 14.4V 1.3AH Li-Ion battery. The 14.4V 2.6AH Li-Ion battery can be bought separately as an accessory for these 2 tools. The Powerbird will come standard with the 14.4V 2.6AH Li-Ion battery.

Compatibility

Due to the change in batteries and chargers, it is important to note that certain batteries are only compatible with certain chargers.

Ni-Cd batteries must only be charged with Ni-Cd + Ni-MH chargers. An exception to this
is that some older style chargers are Ni-Cd only.

Ni-MH batteries must only be charged with Ni-Cd + Ni-MH chargers.

Li-Ion batteries must only be charged with Li-Ion chargers.

All chargers are labeled with the correct battery compatibility. Refer to the table above determine to the correct charger for the battery in use. When in doubt contact us directly at 1-800-777-4838 for technical assistance.