Articles Tagged with ''hand tool''

Saving clean-outs, removing posi-temp cartridges, clearing house traps

Tool Tips—June 2014
June 26, 2014

It’s good to have a run of PVC male adapters from 1 1/4 in. to 4 in. on hand when on a drain-cleaning job to remove the clean-out plug.


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Compact bender

The compact bender from hilmor allows users to precisely bend copper tubing up to 90° with one hand.
December 19, 2013

The compact bender from hilmor allows users to precisely bend copper tubing up to 90° with one hand.


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Cutting pliers

Channellock introduces the E Series line of combination long-nose and diagonal cutting pliers.
December 19, 2013

Channellock introduces the E Series line of combination long-nose and diagonal cutting pliers.


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All-in-one tool

KNIPEX’s pliers wrench eliminates the need for a full set of wrenches by providing the functions of a pliers and a wrench in one tool
December 19, 2013

KNIPEX’s pliers wrench eliminates the need for a full set of wrenches by providing the functions of a pliers and a wrench in one tool


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Cable cutter

Klein Tools introduces the open-jaw cable cutter, a ratcheting cable cutter with front-loading jaws that easily wraps around cable in confined spaces.
December 19, 2013

Klein Tools introduces the open-jaw cable cutter, a ratcheting cable cutter with front-loading jaws that easily wraps around cable in confined spaces.


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Tool Tips - December 2012

December 1, 2012
Sealing tub overflow gaskets
Searching for the Buffalo box
Cleaning small copper fittings
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Tool Tips - November 2012

November 1, 2012
Shower screw extensions
Adhesive removal from skin
No-mess caulk
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Tool Tips - October 2012

October 1, 2012
Navigation by chain
Garbage disposal
Drainage nipple
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Tool Tips - September 2012

September 1, 2012
Portable solar power
Unclogging drinking fountain drains
Uses of pot holders
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Tool Tips - August 2012

August 1, 2012
Clear grease
Freeze-away stud remover
Sticking gate valve help
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June 2014

2014 June

In the June issue of Plumbing & Mechanical, read about the Burke Agency and find out why they are the 2014 Plumbing & Mechanical Rep of the Year. Read about the latest method for renewable fuel, what to take into account when installing indoor climate systems and learn to be a trusted advisor with the 2015 water heater regulations. Find out who is this month's Truck of the Month, read this month's Tool Tips and check out the latest products and news from the plumbing and mechanical industry.
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