Product News: May 2, 2017

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Product News: May 2, 2017
The three-way pin lock from Coxreels locks reels for transport in heavy-duty applications.

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Coxreels three-way pin lock
The three-way pin lock from Coxreels locks reels for transport in heavy-duty applications. It can be installed on either side of the reel and, with the use of the universal bracket, can be installed in 0-, 30-, 60- or 90-degree rotation in respect to the base-mount surface of the reel. The lock safely secures the reel and eases the activation of the rewind while ensuring the two actions are mutually exclusive. The pin lock engages into a separate ring or the chain sprocket rather than into the side of the drum-side disc for extra strength and reliable activation. 800/269-7335;

Westech Wolf hydroexcavator
The Westech Wolf non-code certified hydroexcavator uses a Hibon 8702 tri-lobe blower rated at 5,300 cfm and 27 inches Hg. The side-mounted water tanks on the truck are designed to reduce weight by more than 40 percent and are joined from left to right with a crossover equipped with glycol heat tracing. The debris body is lifted using a telescoping, dual-acting hydraulic cylinder capable of 36,000 pounds of force. The water system uses a Cat 3560 triplex water pump rated at 20 gpm and 3,000 psig. The boom is a 10-inch turret design with 26-foot overall reach and 320 degrees of motion. 780/955-3030;

RIDGID digital recording monitors          
The SeeSnake CS6x and CS6xPak digital recording monitors from RIDGID feature Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity for quick viewing of drainline conditions. The monitors stream and record inspections to a designated iOS or Android phone or tablet using the free HQx Live companion app. Each monitor has a water-resistant keyboard for direct control of camera and monitor functions to provide for uninterrupted work in tough conditions. 800/769-7743;

Reelcraft spring-retractable high-capacity hose reels
The G9000 Series high-capacity hose reels from Reelcraft are compact and allow for longer lengths of large-diameter hose. The redesigned gooseneck can be removed from the reel for easier hose attachment. An external drive spring allows for convenient access to the spring components and improved servicing of the reel. The roller bearing inside of the pillow block produces a smoother spool rotation and easier operation. Models are available for 1 1/2-inch I.D. by 50-foot low-pressure air and water hose, and 1-inch I.D. by 75-foot and 3/4-inch I.D. by 75-foot for medium-pressure oil hose. 800/444-3134;

General Pipe Cleaners Model 88 sectional drain cleaner
The Model 88 sectional drain cleaner from General Pipe Cleaners features a heavy-duty 3/4 hp motor as standard equipment and drives a 3.5-1 gear head ratio for power. It has a longer frame to protect the drive coupling, and a larger front caster wheel. The cleaner spins 8- or 10-foot quick-coupling cable sections at distances of 200 feet or more. The cables self-feed while the operator stands behind the machine as the cables screw into the line. Standard equipment includes a safety clutch, air-actuated power switch, ground fault circuit interrupter, folding handle, 10-inch wheels and a cable-feeding tool. 800/245-6200;

Vactor Mattracks 400 Series track conversion system
The extreme-terrain configuration of the Vactor HXX Paradigm features a Mattracks 400 Series rubber track conversion system for pipeline, utility and construction applications. The hub-mounted design of the system facilitates a fast conversion, approximately 45 minutes in a shop, from tires to tracks. It features a rubber torsion anti-torque system, 20-inch-wide front track, 30-inch-wide rear track, and has a steering assist and rocker suspension. 800/627-3171;

Picote PVC chain
Picote PVC chains are available as the Cyclone and Original designs, and do not have carbide inserts, making them safe for use inside PVC pipes. The chains are used with the Picote Micro or Mini Miller machines, utilizing the 1/3-inch-diameter shaft in 2-, 3- and 4-inch-diameter pipes. When used with the Midi and Maxi Miller machines with a 1/2-inch shaft, the chains can be used in 4- and 6-inch-diameter pipes. 219/440-1404;

Milwaukee Tool lightweight WORKSKIN performance shirts
WORKSKIN lightweight performance shirts from Milwaukee Tool are designed to address the need for performance and durability specific to construction environments. Available in both long and short sleeve, the shirts utilize CoolCore Fabric Technology that regulates sweat evaporation to move moisture away from the body and provide a cooling effect. Extended fast-dry sweat zones accelerate wicking in key areas: under the arms and across the back. UV protection helps block harmful rays for those working long hours in the sun. The shirts come in both gray and high visibility in sizes S through 3XL. 800/729-3878;


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