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Southwire Maxis 18V Circuit Puller XD1

Just announced at STAFDA last month we got a first look at the new Southwire Maxis XD1 Circuit Puller with 600 lbs pull / 1000 lbs peak pull force with ultra-portability. Shown with the Milwaukee M18 Hammer Drill 2804-22 ($299) NOT INCLUDED but works with about any professional 18V drill from Dewalt, Makita, Metabo, Bosch or any other pro brand. Price on this is around $1500 and will be available very soon, really the first of its kind and we think for some may be a very nice solution. (more…)

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Southwire’s Patented SIMpull Flange (SF-01)

The Southwire SIMpull Flange is a heavy duty solution to haul those big wooden reels around the jobsite and safely allows one person to turn a wooden reel up to 34 in. and 2000 lbs. The Self-Contained Chocks eliminate the need for heavy duty jacks too. All you need is a drill and you’re all set to pull!  (more…)

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Southwire 240′ SIMpull Fish Tape FTSP45-240FMLT

Push or pulling fish tape can be tedious and frustrating. However, it doesn’t always have to be. The SouthWire SIMpull spiral extruded polymer Fish Tape reduces the amount of effort required to push through EMT and/or PVC conduit. The new FTSP45-240FMLT ($149) is packaged different from their other fish tape models. Notice that it is coiled in a tube, rather than the plastic case. This is also the largest Southwire Fish Tape available with a 240′ length and 4.5mm thickness. (more…)

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Meet Southwire 2017 New Products & Media Event

For the first time in company history, the folks at Southwire Tool’s & Equipment, invited tool reviewers to visit their corporate headquarters in Carrollton, Georgia. We had the pleasure of meeting the staff, touring the factories, viewing their state-of-the-art training facility, hours of hands on product training and learned they had a high school internship program onsite. It was an eventful week, which proved their innovative thinking and understanding of the consumer in developing cutting edge products. While thinking Southwire was just a manufacturer who pioneer’s ground-breaking technology, we learned they pride themselves more on giving back and investing in the community. (more…)

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