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Wire tugger. #28529
08/22/03 06:18 PM
08/22/03 06:18 PM
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Wirenuttt  Offline OP
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Do any of you use a hole hawg and attach it for a tugger motor?

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Re: Wire tugger. #28530
08/22/03 07:08 PM
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dallas, texas, USA
I take it the hole hog is a residential electricians power tool for boring wood studs. I have only heard of it and have never used it. Any tugger i have used has its own motor and gear box. I think it would be interesting to me to see this setup you are talking about.

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Re: Wire tugger. #28531
08/23/03 03:08 PM
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I don't have one but I have heard that these are great. www.maxistools.com

Re: Wire tugger. #28532
08/23/03 04:28 PM
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waymag  Offline
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Electricmanscott I bet that is what he is talking about. Seems kind of handy but I just don't see it pulling 6 or so 350mcm cables like the site says.

Re: Wire tugger. #28533
08/24/03 06:48 AM
08/24/03 06:48 AM
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We bought one of these and it ended up being woefully inadequate for our use.
I think that the claims on the site must leave something out (maybe the 6-350s were in a straight length of 5" PVC?).
Anyhow, we ended up with a Greenlee Super Tugger, and kept this one for smaller pulls.
It seems to work OK for up to about #1s...S


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