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Reed Manufacturing Co.

1425 W. Eighth St., P.O. Box 1321, Erie, PA, 16512, USA

  • 800-666-3691

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Reed Manufacturing Co.

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Clean Ream Plus Plastic Pipe Fitting Reamer guarantees 250 or more reams.

Nov 12, 2016

Available in 1 ½” and 2” size fittings, Clean Ream Plus Plastic Pipe Fitting Reamers provide less downtime. Engineered to deliver 250 or more reams, units provide quick and easy removal of pipe and solvent cement residue to salvage fittings for reuse. Saving time and material, product eliminates the need of replacing entire sections of pipe.

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Portable Tools

PE Squeeze-Off Tools are available with metric stops.

Jan 28, 2016

Able to stop flow in ½–8 in. (20–200 mm) polyethylene (PE) pipe, PE Squeeze-Off Tools feature sliding bar handles that facilitate work in tight places while increasing leverage for tightening. Different models are available to handle range of pipe sizes and applications. Positive stops, available in metric sizes, handle worldwide pipe requirements. Read More

Portable Tools

Adjustable 2-in-1 Ratchet Wrench can access nuts in tight areas.

Apr 28, 2015

Thru-Bolt™ Dual Socket, Adjustable Ratchet Wrench (L2N1ADJ) weighs 2.3 lb and features reversible, adjustable wrench head that pivots and locks in 30° intervals. Two back-to-back sockets (1 ¼ and 1 1/16 in.) feature 12-point design that promotes gripping and holding in pipeline/construction work. Other features include 10° tooth pattern that aids work in tight spaces with limited... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring Tool cleans and chamfers pipe inside and out.

Feb 26, 2015

In one revolution, tools of DEB1 Series deburr and produce clean chamfer to manufacturers' standards. Model DEB1IPS-INT fits OD pipe on one end and ID with other, eliminating need to acquire two separate tools. Suitable for PVC, CPVC, PE, ABS, and PP, this 2-in-1 tool features replaceable blades, aluminum body that promotes longevity, and knurled grip for slip-resistance. Product fits... Read More

Portable Tools

Ratchet Wrench fits water works fasteners.

Jan 29, 2014

Featuring 1¼ and 1 1/16 in. sockets, L2017ERG Dual Socket Ratchet Wrench fits most popular water works fasteners for mechanical joints, flange bolts, repair clamps, service saddles, and sleeves. Thru-Bolt™ sockets work by letting bolt pass completely through socket and arm head so nuts can be worked on any thread lengths. Designed for longevity with slight cushioning, thick grip helps... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring/Chamfering Tools are designed for plastic pipes.

Oct 07, 2013

DEB1 tools deburr and chamfer PVC, CPVC, ABS, PE, and PP pipe up to 2 in. dia to manufacturers' standards within seconds, and solvent spreads evenly as chamfered pipe is joined. Options are available for iron pipe size (DEB1IPS), copper tube size (DEB1CTS), or metric up to 32 mm. Deburring tools, designed with internal pipe guides and knurled grip for slip-resistance, also feature blades that may... Read More

Portable Tools

Ratchet Wrench provides 4 sockets in one tool.

Aug 27, 2013

Replacing need for multiple wrenches and sockets, L4N1 Thru-Bolt™ Ratchet Wrench features dog bone configuration with 1 ¼, 1 1/8, 1 1/16, and 15/16 in. sockets that are designed to stay on handle. Thru-Bolt™ sockets work by letting bolt pass completely through socket and arm head so nuts can be worked on any threaded length. Featuring smooth grip handle with forward/reverse lever, wrench... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Pneumatic Power Drive provides power for threading pipe.

May 21, 2013

Equipped with 4 hp motor that turns at 28 rpm no load, Model 700APD delivers max torque of 400 lb-ft, providing power for threading pipe and conduit up to 2 in. in diameter. Since drive is pneumatic, it can be used in environments where electric shock or sparks from electric tools are hazardous. Included Safety Arm absorbs forces generated during threading and frees up operator to oil dies. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tool Kit helps users smoothly install pipe joints.

May 21, 2013

Suitable for plastic pipe specialists, fire protection, and plumbing contractors, TC2PPDEB1-2SK includes Reed Quick Release™ Tubing Cutter and 2 DEB deburr/chamfer tools for plastic pipe, all in plastic case. Tubing cutter produces square cut so pipe bottoms out in fitting for maximum strength, while deburr/chamfer tools allow even distribution of glue around fitting for optimal fit of glue... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Cutters come in sizes for large and small diameters.

Jan 10, 2013

Designed for manual cuts on 40–42 in. steel pipe, RC42S Rotary™ Cutter tightens via included wrench and requires 11.8 in. clearance. Pipe snaps off squarely once operator works RC42S manually around cut zone. For 2–4 in. steel, cast iron, or ductile iron pipe, LCRC4 Low Clearance Rotary™ Cutter features heavy-duty construction and requires 4 in. clearance around pipe to make cut.... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment

PE Scraper prepares pipe OD for electrofusion.

Oct 19, 2012

Designed for pipes ranging from  2–6 in., PE Scraper removes dirt and oxidation from outside diameter in preparation for electrofusion process. Unit features spring-loaded blade that keeps consistent pressure on pipe to yield smooth, finished surface without skipping. Used on edge of pipe or anywhere along length, scraper requires 6 in. clearance for turning around pipe.  Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Pneumatic Saw offers blade guides to stabilize cut.

Aug 01, 2012

Available for Saw It® Pneumatic Saw, Blade Guides are available in 21 and 30 in. lengths. Units reach across pipe section being cut and stabilize blade so that it does not whip and vibrate, extending blade life, squaring cut, and helping to eliminate accidental blade breakage. Providing power and reciprocating motion to blades, Saw It(TM) is suitable for cutting plastic, steel, and stainless... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Squeeze-Off Tool for polyethylene pipe is suited for utility contractors.

Jun 13, 2012

Intended for ½-2 in. IPS and CTS pipe, PES2 IPS/CTS (No. 04303) PE Squeeze-Off tool is constructed with aluminum parts and castings and has sliding bar handles that facilitate work in tight places while increasing leverage for tightening. Stops cover common IPS and CTS pipe sizes in one stops set, while fine-pitched thread on feed screw allows for controlled squeeze with minimal effort. Also... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Squeeze-Off Tools feature variety of stops.

Jun 21, 2011

Supporting nominal diameters of 3-6 in. and 3-8 in., respectively, Models PES6 and PES8 compress polyethylene plastic tube/pipe to stop flow of water or gas. When used properly, pipe will return to its original shape and normal flow rates. Manual version develops clamping force by operator physically turning handle on long screw, while hydraulic version uses pump and cylinder for clamping.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pneumatic Saws have multiple safety features.

Dec 15, 2010

Saw It® models SAWITSD and SAWITD feature immediate shutdown when throttle is released and immediate start upon throttle squeeze. On SAWITSD, trigger lock prevents accidental activation if trigger is unintentionally bumped/pressed. These tools can cut plastic, steel, and stainless steel, with 6 in. min clearance beyond pipe to accommodate blade movement. Products cut up to 20 in. dia pipe with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Electric Threading Machine includes self-oiler.

Sep 28, 2010

Supplied with foot pedal, pipe cutter, reamer, and dies, ½ hp Model 5401TMSO centers and chucks pipe and conduit and rotates it while cutting, threading, and reaming operations are performed. Three-spoke handwheel with gear and rack system moves high clearance carriage and starts die onto pipe for threading. Using self-priming pump, oil system generously floods pipe with oil while threading.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Groover supports powered and manual operation.

Jun 28, 2010

Combo Roll Groover model RGCOMBO812 forms standard rolled grooves in 8-12 in. steel, stainless steel, and aluminum pipe with up to 0.188 in. wall thickness. Professional-grade, 2-in-1 service tool allows complete change in minutes from power machine operation to manual work. Compact and designed for portability, tool meets jobsite grooving requirements of mechanical piping system installations... Read More

Portable Tools

Hydrant Wrenches feature ratcheting action.

Jan 11, 2010

Designed to handle pentagon nuts up to 1 7/8 in. or square nuts up to 1¼ in., Ratcheting Hydrant Wrenches feature long handle for leverage and snug-fitting socket that adjusts using thumb screw feature. Wrenches are suitable for emergencies or general maintenance like flushing, and need just 14° of swing, which is useful when operating in tight places. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Cutters cut steel and PE pipe.

Dec 23, 2009

Using different blades, Universal Pipe Cutters cut 6-48 in. steel, ductile iron, cast iron, clay, concrete, PVC, or PE pipe in one revolution. Pneumatic powered units are lightweight, require only 12 in. clearance around pipe, provide square cut, and can be used underwater. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Roll Groover operates both powered and manually.

Jan 28, 2009

RGCOMBO2 Roll Groover forms standard rolled grooves in steel, stainless steel and aluminum from 1¼ to 6 in. on Schedule 10-40 pipe. Two-in-one service tool changes in minutes from power machine operation to manual work. Compact and designed for portability, RGCOMBO2 Roll Groover meets jobsite grooving requirements of mechanical piping system installations. Two wrenches are included, one for... Read More

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