‘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.
SAT Tool

SAT machine

  • SAT Machine

    • Precision saddle fusion system for 1-1/4″ to 4 ” polyethylene natural gas mains.
    • Patented self-levelling plate distributes application force evenly and ensures perfect alignment..
    • Features high strength CNC machined components.
    • A complete fusion system consisting of S.A.T. saddle fusing machine, pipe clamps, heating irons, heater faces and fitting holders for heat fusion of service punch tees, saddles, and high volume fittings to PE natural gas mains.
    • Common upper pressure applier fits all sizes of pipe clamps.
    • Simple to operate!
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