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#28529 - 08/22/03 07:18 PM Wire tugger.  
Wirenuttt  Offline
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Do any of you use a hole hawg and attach it for a tugger motor?

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#28530 - 08/22/03 08:08 PM Re: Wire tugger.  
waymag  Offline
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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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#28531 - 08/23/03 04:08 PM Re: Wire tugger.  
Electricmanscott  Offline
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Holden, MA USA
I don't have one but I have heard that these are great.

#28532 - 08/23/03 05:28 PM Re: Wire tugger.  
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.

#28533 - 08/24/03 07:48 AM Re: Wire tugger.  
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Fullerton, CA USA
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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