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Sumner Manufacturing Co., Inc.

7514 Alabonson Rd., Houston, TX, 77088, US

  • 281-999-6900
  • 888-999-6910
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Center Punch measures angles and marks pipes.

March 14, 2014

Featuring digital inclinometer gauge set on angled base, Sumner Center Punch is designed for measuring angles on pipe. Gauge displays angles to nearest hundredth, is removable from magnetic base, and includes zero button. Once desired angle is reached, pushbutton spring-loaded striking hammer clearly marks pipe at desired locale. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Portable Aluminum Gantry Lift has lockable legs and casters.

November 19, 2012

Suited for mechanical contractors, GH2T Gantry Lift features 4,400 lb capacity and comes in 8, 10, 12, and 15 ft as well as 3, 4, and 5 m sizes. Unit consists of two A-frames, each with two 8 in. casters that lock at 90° angles, and frame legs that lock in opened or closed position using pushbutton release. Set screw on trolley secures it to cross beam offered in 7 sizes. Designed to be erected by 2-man crew, product has ground to lifting eye height range of 83-113 in. and weighs 285-331 lb. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Gantry Lift offers 4,400 lb capacity.

April 23, 2012

Intended for mechanical contractors, Model GH2T is available with cross beams in 8, 10, 12, and 15 ft sizes as well as 3, 4, and 5 m sizes. Two A-frames lock in folded position using plunger pins and feature removable quick action locking pin. With adjustable lifting handle, height adjustments can be made in 6 in. increments. Minimum and maximum heights from ground to lifting eye are 83 and 113 in., respectively, and maximum height to top of trolley is 113.5 in. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Rotary Internal Ground Clamp suits pipe welding applications.

April 17, 2012

With positive ground and firm hold, Rotary Internal Ground Clamp keeps ground wire stationary as pipe rotates in welding applications. Brass product, able to be used horizontally or vertically with manual, semi-automatic, or fully automatic welding applications, has 3 mandrels that provide contact to pipe ID. C-type rotary ground incorporates stationary and movable contact plate that rotates 360°, positive anti-arc bearings take loads up to 500 A. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Contractor Lift moves 450 lb loads vertically up to 17 ft.

February 1, 2012

Featuring stowed height of 62 ¾ in., Model 2416 is equipped with stabilizer legs and 4 mast sections that extend or lower as user cranks lift winch. Reversible fork can be fitted with fork extensions, pipe cradles, or 24 x 28 in. steel tray. Inside-mast cable feed keeps cable out of operator's face, while pulley guards prevent load cables from coming off during transport. Positioned behind winch assembly and at bottom of unit, wheels enable user to lay lift down and roll it into vehicle. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Weld Gas Analyzers measure oxygen in weld gas chambers.

November 30, 2011

Designed to monitor oxygen levels in welding applications where avoiding oxidation is critical, Ar-Gone Weld Gas Analyzer measures oxygen levels down to 0.01%, while hermetically sealed Argo-Naught Weld Gas Analyzer measures oxygen down to 0.1%. Both units feature replaceable batteries and oxygen sensors. Supplied in nylon case, analyzers include 6½ ft rubber hose with stainless steel probe, rubber aspirator bulb, carrying strap, and operator manual. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Inflatable Weld Purge Dams help minimize argon consumption.

November 29, 2011

Designed for use with 2-14 in. diameter stainless pipe, Inflatable Weld Purge Dams create reduced oxygen weld chamber where it is critical to avoid oxidation in weld. Units are constructed using primary and secondary inflatable dam at either end that are covered with heat- and spark-resistant double-stitched Proban® cotton and connected with 12-14 in. armored stainless steel spinal hose. Dams are suitable for welding exotic metals such as stainless, duplex, or titanium. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Pipe Clamp secures pipe and fittings to pipe stands.

November 29, 2011

Designed to secure ¾-6 in. diameter pipe to standard vee head pipe stands, Hold-E steel frame pipe clamp is equipped with quick release button that allows welder to open and close gripping arms in seconds. After positioning ram, few turns of feed screw secures pipe or tubing to jack stand. Measuring 10.31 x 2.12 x 15.75 in. in stored position, clamp is suitable for holding pipe during flange fit-up or when fabricating pipe with branches. Read More

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