Product News: Material Handling & Storage
Pipe Clamp secures pipe and fittings to pipe stands.
Press Release Summary:
November 29, 2011 - Designed to secure Â¾-6 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.
Original Press Release
Sumner Manufacturing Announces New Hold-E Pipe Clamp
Press release date: November 16, 2011
Houston, TX - Sumner Manufacturing introduces the new Hold-E pipe clamp for securing pipe ¾-inch to 6-inch in diameter to standard vee head pipe stands. The Hold-E is a steel frame clamp and utilizes a unique quick release button that allows the welder to open and close the gripping arms in seconds.
The Hold-E is a clamp designed specifically for holding pipe during flange fit-up, short pipe lengths or when fabricating pipe with branches. The Hold-E can also be used with fittings clamped to vee heads for fit-up work.
Operation of the Hold-E is designed to be quick and simple. Pressing the quick-release button allows a ram weldment to adjust to the opened or closed position quickly. After positioning the ram, a few turns on the feed screw secures pipe or tubing to the jack stand in an instant. No special adjustments are required to accommodate 3/4-inch to 6-inch (19 to 150mm) pipe.
This unique tool has had US and International patent applications filed.
The Hold-E is compact and measures in the stored position 10.31"W X 2.12"D X 15.75" H ( 261 X 54 X 400mm) and weighs 8.7 lbs.
For more information visit www.sumner.com.
About Sumner Manufacturing Co., Inc.:
Founded in 1965 in Houston, TX, Sumner Manufacturing has served the welding and mechanical contracting industry for nearly a half century, creating high quality material lifts, jack stands, pipe fit-up clamps, welding tools, and material carts that are currently used daily in more than 50 countries around the world in numerous industries. All Sumner products are built with the concept of providing safe, common sense tools which are priced right. Sumner Manufacturing maintains offices in Houston, TX, Canada, China, the UK and the Netherlands.