FAR RAC171 Heavy Duty Rivet Gun

£390.00 (exc VAT)

The RAC171 Heavy Duty Air Rivet Tool is ‘best in class’ for setting large diameter rivets. Use it to install standard and structural rivets in all materials up to Ø6.4mm including MagnaLok® and Monobolt®. This is a true industrial manufacturing tool that offers a distinct price advantage over its rivals. The RAC 171 air riveter features rivet holding in the nose and vacuum extraction of the spent mandrels into the detachable container. Manufactured in Italy and has 12 months warranty.


FAR RAC171 Heavy Duty Rivet Gun

The Far RAC171 Rivet Gun – ‘Best in Class’ industrial air rivet tool for setting large diameter structural rivets

  • Sets standard & structural rivets from Ø4.8 to Ø6.4 all materials and Ø7.8 aluminium
  • Mandrel auto eject system
  • Built in vacuum enables the rivet to be held in place – one hand operation
  • Front facing air inlets on a swivel attachment
  • Supplied with 4 nose-pieces
  • Easy to maintain
  • Ideal for use in confined spaces


  • Product Code: 700171
  • Weight: 2.9 kg
  • Length: 325 mm
  • Operating Air Pressure: 6 bar
  • Pulling Force: 17,273 N
  • Stroke: 25 mm

Package Accessories

  • Nose-pieces for 6.4mm, 7.8mm rivets; 4.8mm & 6.4mm MagnaLok®;  4.8mm & 6.4mm Monobolt® rivets
  • Spare Jaws (set of 3) and Spare Jaw Case
  • 5mm Allen wrench and 12mm spanner
  • Airline Fitting, Hydraulic Oil Bottle and Spent Mandrel Guard
  • Operating Manual

Spares & Consumables

You can buy a full range of genuine Far spares and consumables for your RAC171 rivet gun. Order these from us on-line and/or contact us for help and advice.

When repairs are required or it is time to service your  RAC 171 tool, return it to us and our factory trained technicians will look after the rest.

Click here to buy spares for this product.

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FAR Video Media

RAC 171 Top Up The Oil

Instructions for maintaining jaws

How to clear stuck mandrels…

More information on RAC 171 Rivet Gun

Download the RAC 171 Manual (PDF)

Which is the correct nozzle for a blind rivet?

Additional information

Weight2 kg


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