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Microfiber Cable Fleeters replace figure eighting.

Replacing manual method of figure eighting cable at deployment midpoints, Micro and Mini Microfiber Cable Fleeters provide smooth system that ensures cable protection from pedestrians or vehicles, and prevents contamination from mud, soil, or dust. Micro Fleeter models can accommodate 0.19–0.33 in. microfiber cable, while Mini Fleeter versions accommodate 0.19–0.43 in. microfiber cable. Units...

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Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.

Featuring durable steel construction and yellow powder-coat finish, Reel Handling Accessories make fiber optic cable deployment safe and productive. Pole Mount Spindle features ratchet binder that employs 2 in. wide web, providing secure, yet temporary, attachment to pole. With load capacity up to 1,200 lb, Reel Buck can support any utility reel up to 36 in. wide and up to 50 in. in diameter....

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Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.

Engineered to install micro fiber cable into pre-installed 0.157–0.708 in. diameter microduct, Whisper Micro Cable Blower can place 0.078–0.334 in. diameter cable at speeds up to 260 fpm. Product features integral air valve, pressure gauge, and electronic monitoring system that provides digital read-outs of speed and distance. Operated by single person, portable Whisper is suited for both...

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Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.
Material Handling & Storage

Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.

Designed to safely install micro fiber cable into pre-installed 0.196–0.708 in. OD micro duct, AirStream Cable Blowing Machine will place 0.098–0.433 in. OD cable at speeds up to 260 fpm. Tabletop machine incorporates ergonomic controls for one-person operation. Unit uses double belt drive concept, backed by servo control technology, to provide secure cable grip with precise torque and speed...

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New Toneable Duct Rodder System Accurately Locates Duct Rodder Position or Underground Duct Blockages Without Invasive Digging or Trenching
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Toneable Duct Rodder System Accurately Locates Duct Rodder Position or Underground Duct Blockages Without Invasive Digging or Trenching

Trevose, PA - General Machine Products Company, Inc. (GMP), Trevose, PA, is pleased to introduce the Toneable Duct Rodder System to its complete line of underground cable placement tools and equipment. The Toneable Duct Rodder System eliminates the need for invasive digging or trenching to find, follow or map underground duct routes saving time and cost. The components of the system include a...

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General Machine Products' Line of Cable Lashers Quickly and Efficiently Lash Utility and Telecom Cables
Electrical Equipment & Systems

General Machine Products' Line of Cable Lashers Quickly and Efficiently Lash Utility and Telecom Cables

Trevose, PA -- General Machine Products Company, Inc. (GMP), Trevose, PA, is pleased to introduce a new line of cable lashers to its extensive line of aerial utility tools and equipment. The Apollo Lasher, the C2 Lasher, the J2 Lasher and the G Lasher are designed for the placement of new cables and lashing previously installed cables. Each come with dual wire magazines for housing stainless...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Feeding Sheaves feed utility cable into conduit.

With Cable Feeding Sheaves, utility cable can be smoothly fed into conduits and innerducts from any angle. Steel units accommodate 2-6 in. Schedule 40 and Schedule 80 ducts and feature half-circle, split-tube design that facilitates insertion and removal. Available in aluminum alloy or wear-resistant Nylatron®, sheave rollers utilize maintenance-free, self-lubricating bearings. Sheaves...

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Rope Connectors make rope-to-rope or rope-to-swivel attachments.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rope Connectors make rope-to-rope or rope-to-swivel attachments.

Rope Connectors, which facilitate attachment of rope to rope or rope to swivels, are made from stainless steel and offer safety factor per load of 3:1 (horizontal pully only). Designed to handle max loads to 15,000 lb, Rope to Rope Connector can be used to join any 2 ropes with diameters of .875 in. or less. Rope to Swivel Connectors are available in 0.5 in. version that handles max load of 7,000...

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Expanding Jaw Tools pull underground duct/innerduct conduit.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Expanding Jaw Tools pull underground duct/innerduct conduit.

Featuring one-piece cone design with full sleeve, Expanding Jaw Pulling Eyes allow for protected pulling of duct and innerduct conduit. Expanding jaws help pulling eyes fit firmly into conduit, while sleeve prevents expansion or rupturing of polyethylene conduit during installation/pulling. Made from hardened alloy steel, products have swiveling eye nut for attachment of pulling line and come in...

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Material Handling & Storage

Microfiber Cable Fleeters replace figure eighting.

Replacing manual method of figure eighting cable at deployment midpoints, Micro and Mini Microfiber Cable Fleeters provide smooth system that ensures cable protection from pedestrians or vehicles, and prevents contamination from mud, soil, or dust. Micro Fleeter models can accommodate 0.19–0.33 in. microfiber cable, while Mini Fleeter versions accommodate 0.19–0.43 in. microfiber cable. Units...

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Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.

Featuring durable steel construction and yellow powder-coat finish, Reel Handling Accessories make fiber optic cable deployment safe and productive. Pole Mount Spindle features ratchet binder that employs 2 in. wide web, providing secure, yet temporary, attachment to pole. With load capacity up to 1,200 lb, Reel Buck can support any utility reel up to 36 in. wide and up to 50 in. in diameter....

Read More »
Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.

Engineered to install micro fiber cable into pre-installed 0.157–0.708 in. diameter microduct, Whisper Micro Cable Blower can place 0.078–0.334 in. diameter cable at speeds up to 260 fpm. Product features integral air valve, pressure gauge, and electronic monitoring system that provides digital read-outs of speed and distance. Operated by single person, portable Whisper is suited for both...

Read More »
Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.
Material Handling & Storage

Cable Blowing Machine installs micro fiber cable.

Designed to safely install micro fiber cable into pre-installed 0.196–0.708 in. OD micro duct, AirStream Cable Blowing Machine will place 0.098–0.433 in. OD cable at speeds up to 260 fpm. Tabletop machine incorporates ergonomic controls for one-person operation. Unit uses double belt drive concept, backed by servo control technology, to provide secure cable grip with precise torque and speed...

Read More »
New Toneable Duct Rodder System Accurately Locates Duct Rodder Position or Underground Duct Blockages Without Invasive Digging or Trenching
Communication Systems & Equipment

New Toneable Duct Rodder System Accurately Locates Duct Rodder Position or Underground Duct Blockages Without Invasive Digging or Trenching

Trevose, PA - General Machine Products Company, Inc. (GMP), Trevose, PA, is pleased to introduce the Toneable Duct Rodder System to its complete line of underground cable placement tools and equipment. The Toneable Duct Rodder System eliminates the need for invasive digging or trenching to find, follow or map underground duct routes saving time and cost. The components of the system include a...

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General Machine Products' Line of Cable Lashers Quickly and Efficiently Lash Utility and Telecom Cables
Electrical Equipment & Systems

General Machine Products' Line of Cable Lashers Quickly and Efficiently Lash Utility and Telecom Cables

Trevose, PA -- General Machine Products Company, Inc. (GMP), Trevose, PA, is pleased to introduce a new line of cable lashers to its extensive line of aerial utility tools and equipment. The Apollo Lasher, the C2 Lasher, the J2 Lasher and the G Lasher are designed for the placement of new cables and lashing previously installed cables. Each come with dual wire magazines for housing stainless...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cable Feeding Sheaves feed utility cable into conduit.

With Cable Feeding Sheaves, utility cable can be smoothly fed into conduits and innerducts from any angle. Steel units accommodate 2-6 in. Schedule 40 and Schedule 80 ducts and feature half-circle, split-tube design that facilitates insertion and removal. Available in aluminum alloy or wear-resistant Nylatron®, sheave rollers utilize maintenance-free, self-lubricating bearings. Sheaves...

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Company News

Ken Eldred Joins General Machine Products Company as Manufacturer's Representative

December 2010; Trevose, PA -- General Machine Products Company, Inc. (GMP) Trevose, PA, is pleased to introduce Eldred Communications, LLC as it's manufacturer's representative for the New York and New England regions. This appointment was effective as of July 1, 2010. Headquartered in New Canaan, CT, Eldred Communications will focus on the sales of GMP products for the telecom, power utility,...

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Rope Connectors make rope-to-rope or rope-to-swivel attachments.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rope Connectors make rope-to-rope or rope-to-swivel attachments.

Rope Connectors, which facilitate attachment of rope to rope or rope to swivels, are made from stainless steel and offer safety factor per load of 3:1 (horizontal pully only). Designed to handle max loads to 15,000 lb, Rope to Rope Connector can be used to join any 2 ropes with diameters of .875 in. or less. Rope to Swivel Connectors are available in 0.5 in. version that handles max load of 7,000...

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