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Connectra 314 Close-Quarters (CQ)
Butt Fusion Machine


Carriage Unit Dimensions
Length 25.00 inches 635 mm
Width 38.00 inches 965 mm
Height 24.70 inches 627 mm
Weight 172 pounds 78.0 kg
Total Weight 331 pounds 150.1 kg


model 314CQ 3 inch IPS thru 14 inch IPS*
model 314CQ -355 mm 90 mm thru 355 mm*

Electrical Data

120 VAC Single PhaseWattsAmps
Facer Motor 1.200 10.0
Heater 2,500 20.8
Total Power Consumption 3,700 30.8

240 VAC Single PhaseWattsAmps
Facer Motor 1,152 4.8
Heater 2,500 10.4
Total Power Consumption 3,652 15.2

*with the use of optional reducing inserts
*Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Support & Resources

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Connectra 314 CQ Product Details & Specs
Connectra 314 CQ Insert Chart
Connectra 314 CQ Owner's Manual Connectra 314 CQ Heater Assembly Change
Connectra 314 CQ Facer Stop Change Connectra 314 CQ Exploded Views


The 314CQ is a lightweight machine, designed for close quarters, that offers the user easy in-the-ditch access. Its ball bearing facer is powered by a durable electric motor. Like all Connectra machines it is easy to learn and operate, and you can expect low maintenance costs and a rapid return on your investment


  • Integrated side fusion adapter makes this the ideal unit for in-the-ditch taps.
  • Quick disconnect hydraulic hoses add convenience and versatility.
  • Pressure gauge for excellent control of fusion pressures.
  • System has 3,976 pounds of total interfacial force to handle any job.
  • Ported for the DataConnect or other competitive data recorders.
  • Rugged design with no “bells and whistles” means less maintenance expense.
  • A superior piece of equipment at an extraordinary price.
  • Limited three-year warranty.


Connectra offers a complete range of accessories for the 314CQ. Ask about reducing and mitered inserts, (available in IPS, DIPS and metric) and stub end holder.


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