‘Big Shot’ Underground Piercing Tools Troubleshooting
The use of piercing tools has been an easy-to-use and cost-effective alternative to trenching for the past century. They are an ideal tool to use in the installation of utilities under existing landscapes and structures. Footage Tools’ pneumatic piercing tool the ‘Big Shot’ creates a compact hole that will allow contractors to install underground water, […]
Gas leaks becoming a common news headline
A trend amongst multiple news outlets within multiple areas, are seeing a trend in gas leaks; there’s more of them happening. Many are caused by accidents and unforeseen circumstances—where as others are due to older gas mains, as they will wear out over time.
New Tool Helps Worker Safety
When South Carolina Electric & Gas Co. began searching for an effective small-diameter PE squeeze-off and repair tool it went north—way north—to the manufacturing facilities of Footage Tools in Toronto, Canada.
T150 Reel Lifter

Reel lifter

  • Reel Lifter

    • Footage Tools reel lifter is designed for telephone, hydro and fiber-optic cable handling
    • Engineered to lift loads up to 5,000 lbs (2273 kg)
    • Heavy duty tapered roller bearings allow maximum load to swivel without damage to the lifter
    • Simple to operate!
    • Rugged one piece construction


    • 5,000 lbs (2273 kg)


    • 28 lbs (12.7 kg)

    LENGTH (extended)

    • 32″ (81.2 cm)
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