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Rock Creek Grabbit OMO debris removal system
The Grabbit OMO from Rock Creek Manufacturing is designed to remove debris from sewer and storm sewer manholes, wet wells, clearwells and more. Its multi-scissor mechanism allows it to lower easily in the open position and to lift and close with a maximum amount of pressure in the closed position. The Grabbit OMO works on a two-rope system to lower and retrieve. 918/385-1530; www.rockcreekmfgllc.weebly.com.
RIDGID battery-operated PEX-One tool
The PEX-One tool from RIDGID is designed for one-handed use and for easy and accurate press connections anywhere on the job. Weighing 5 pounds, it can press three sizes and features a compact design that frees up space in the tool box. The PEX-One provides power through 150-plus presses per charge with a 5-second crimp cycle. It can press multiple size fittings up to 1 inch and has interchangeable dyes with a quick-change system. 800/769-7743; www.ridgid.com.
Coxreels dual hydraulic reels
Coxreels dual hydraulic reels, designed for use with hydraulic tools and accessories, are offered in two configurations: the MPD and the TDMP series. The reels feature single-sided access for both the spring and the swivel. The supply and return lines come in the same side of the reel into an external fluid path via a removable, dual-port hydraulic swivel. For capacities up to 30 feet of dual hose, the MPD Series features a dual-axle support system with a solid steel 1-inch axle. The TDMP is built for capacities up to 50 feet, with triple-axle support, dual arm guides and stainless steel hose guide rollers. 800/269-7335; www.coxreels.com.
Vactor emergency-stop wrist strap for excavators
The wireless emergency shut-off wrist strap from Vactor Manufacturing is a new safety feature for all new Vactor HXX vacuum excavators made after January 2017, including the mid- and full-sized HXX Hydroexcavator, HXX Prodigy and HXX Paradigm trucks. The device communicates with the wireless remote control on the truck via Bluetooth technology. A locking ring on the strap connects to the digging lance, and also features a magnetic connection tethered to the ring. When the digging lance is dropped, the magnetic connection is broken. 800/627-3171; www.vactor.com.
McElroy TracStar Series 2 machines
The McElroy TracStar Series 2 machines can fuse long polyethylene pipelines installed with sliplining, pipe bursting and directional drilling technologies. They are easy to maneuver on the job site, and have a generator on board to provide electricity and hydraulic power. The machines are self-propelled on a dual-track system, which offers freedom of movement across rugged terrain. They are offered in a wide range of pipe sizes from 2-inch IPS to 48-inch O.D. pipe. 918/836-8611; www.mcelroy.com.
Milwaukee Tool TRAPSNAKE porcelain auger system
The TRAPSNAKE from Milwaukee Tool is designed to unclog toilets, urinals and floor traps. The M12 TRAPSNAKE Driver delivers power and speed to work through tough clogs in tight traps while protecting the delicate fixture from damage. With optimized electronics that deliver low rpm and low torque, the user is able to feel when engaged with a blockage to retrieve it with control. 800/729-3878; www.milwaukeetool.com.