Man Near LightningNormal Machine Merchandise Firm, Inc. (GMP), Trevose, PA, is happy to introduce Continuous Duct Rodders to its complete line of underground cable placement instruments and equipment. GMP Duct Rodders are the right software for underground duct work duties similar to cleansing and locating ducts, threading strains, and pulling cables. GMP?offers 1/4, 3/8, and 1/2 inch (6.7, 9, and 12 mm) thickness rodders in lengths that range from one hundred to 1,200 ft (30 to 366 m), making them extremely useful. In addition to providing straightforward rodder pay-out, these lightweight, extremely-cell carriers utilize nylon guide bushings to scale back abrasion and wear on the rod material.

The Duct Rodders are light weight, durable and corrosion resistant; and the vivid orange colored fiberglass makes them extremely visible even within the darkest work places. The Duct Rodders’ fiberglass rods are unaffected by harsh temperature changes and water, making them reliable tools in any surroundings. The leading-finish of every rodder comes with a tapered male-threaded head; whereas the trailing end options a feminine-threaded fitting that gives for simple extension attachment. GMP also presents a broad selection of duct rodder accessories to develop on the versatility of the device, together with roller guides, swivel couplings, rod grapples, and sondes. For tough rodding functions GMP affords the Powered Duct Rod Pusher. The Powered Duct Rod Pusher is obtainable for rental or purchase.

The Duct Rodders’ fiberglass rods are formulated by way of a novel pultrusion process that produces unidirectional glass fibers with optimal fiber density of 80%. The fibers are totally impregnated in resin after which bi-axially wound with hi-power filaments earlier than being fully embedded within the orange polypropylene thermoplastic jacket. This implies GMP Duct Rodders ship lengthy life and excellent handling with out the inefficient traits related to traditional pultrusion formulated rods.
More details about this product is obtainable online at or by contacting Ted Clemens at 215-357-5500;

ABOUT General MACHINE Products Company

Preparing to rejoice 75 years of manufacturing and engineering excellence, General Machine Merchandise Company, Inc., (GMP) is a worldwide supplier of a variety of merchandise for the telecommunications, energy utility and cable television industries, and the contractors who serve them. Product applications embody the placement of fiber optic, copper conductor, and coaxial cable each aerially and underground.

GMP aerial cable lashing machines, Adams® steady duty winches and fiber optic cable pullers are accepted because the trade customary. The whole line of GMP’s 1,a hundred+ merchandise additionally consists of cable reels and aerial blocks, cable cutters, distinctive RJ plug pressing instruments, fiber optic cable blowing gear, and different specifically-designed instruments for the info, telecommunications, and energy utility markets.

Our services embody a 100,000-sq.-foot manufacturing plant in Trevose, PA, in suburban Philadelphia, and in Rutland, England (its CBS Products, Ltd. unit). Both amenities are geared up with a full complement of technologically superior machine tools manned by a effectively-educated crew of craftspeople.

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