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Tools For Generations

Ridgid Plumbing Hand Tools Go Far Beyond Drain Cleaners. In 1923, the Ridgid Tool Company was founded in North Ridgeville, Ohio. They manufactured Ridgid hand tools, which immediately became popular because of their durability and ease of use. In 1943, the company moved to Elyria, Ohio, where they became a subsidiary of Emerson Electric in…

Milwaukee M18 FUEL Metal-Cutting Circular Saw Review

Finish you plumbing jobs with the Milwaukee 2782-20 M18 FUEL metal-cutting circular saw. Get just the right length for pipes anywhere on the jobsite thanks to the portable Milwaukee cordless metal-cutting circular saw. Brushless Motor = Great Performance This tool has a POWERSTATE™ brushless motor that has fewer moving parts than traditional designs, which makes…

Milwaukee cordless press tool joining copper pipe

Advantages of Using a Press Tool

Pressing pipe is pretty routine work for a plumber and other tradesmen. More than a billion press fittings are installed in the United States every year. A variety of tools are used to modify and form pipe into a variety of shapes to accommodate the individual needs of each project. Why Use a Press Tool…

Milwaukee M12 TRAPSNAKE, On the Job Review

Acme Tools was proud to present Brad Near, @KnarlyCarl, a licensed plumber, with a Milwaukee M12 TRAPSNAKE Toilet Auger and Urinal Auger for his professional opinion.  Here is what he had to say: Initial Thoughts Milwaukee recently launched their new toilet and urinal auger system, which they named “Trapsnake”, and is powered by either the…