Tim Ward

Jones Stephens E-Z Stroke Saws

With a pull-stroke action, E-Z Stroke Saws from Jones Stephens allow for smooth, fast, and accurate cutting. Cut plastic pipe and wood or try the new metal cutting saw that cuts iron, copper, brass, aluminum, and other metals. Cuts on the pull stroke unlike standard metal cutting saws and perfect for cutting off closet bolts Read More

A cold expansion competitor falsely claims that flow rates for fittings like Viega’s PureFlow Press are noticeably lower than their own. In this video we put the systems to a comparison test and show how that’s not true. See the specifics for yourself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GV8bqCHc5eA&t=2s&utm_campaign=PureFlow%20PEX&utm_source=Mechanical-Hub.com%20Enews%20NOV&utm_medium=newsletter Read More

New compatibility allows customers to control home comfort with their voice Côr 5C and 7C thermostats now work with Google Assistant, allowing customers to more easily manage their smart home. Côr is a brand under UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). Google Assistant smart speakers, like Google Home, have integrated support Read More

The International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) has been selected to serve as the ANSI-Accredited Standards Developer (ASD) to pursue the national adoption of ISO 30500, Non-sewered sanitation systems — Prefabricated integrated treatment units — General safety and performance requirements for design and testing.   ISO 30500 is an international standard developed by 32 Read More

McElroy introduces new sizes to the Acrobat™ machine line which feature the revolutionary QuikFit™ carriage that allows operators to meet the challenges of fusing large-diameter polypropylene pipe in close-quarter working environments.    “Acrobat with QuikFit carriages provide a solution through a modular single-size jaw design that is going to make a huge difference in how Read More