Product Description Rain Bird HPTCX Drip Irrigation 2-in-1 Combination Tubing Cutter/Hole Punch Tool. This time-saving, 2-in-1 combination tool cuts and punches holes in Drip irrigation tubing. Spring-loaded design with comfortable ergonomic grip; hardened steel hole punch; and surgical stainless steel blade. Angled two-sided blade aligns tubing for a clean, square cut resulting in no jagged edges or crushing of tubing. To use cutter and punch features: (1) squeeze the two non-cutting ends together (2) place tubing in appropriate opening (3) squeeze/apply pressure to the cutting/punch end. Spring-loaded design will automatically close jaws after cut or punch for safety and field-storage convenience. Hole punch pierces a clean hole and leaves tubing free of debris. Perfect for piercing holes in 1/2" or larger Drip tubing for installation of all varieties of: drippers/emitters, sprays/mists/bubbler/riser devices, and 1/4" tubing fittings. Great for cutting LPDE pipe, vinyl tubing, Drip irrigation tubing, soaker hoses, clear vinyl tubes (CVT) and other "soft" tubes up to .866 " (22 mm) outside diameter. Highly visible purple color allows tool to be easily seen in grass, soil, bark etc. Convenient plastic bag contains (1) HPTCX tool. Tool measures: 8.4" long x 2" wide x 3.5" high. Rain Bird "The Intelligent Use of Water" From the Manufacturer Rain Bird Corporation is a privately held company founded in 1933 during the agricultural boom in California. We’re recognized as the #1 manufacturer and provider of irrigation products and services in the world. With sales offices around the globe; we offer over 4,000 water-saving irrigation products in more than 130 countries. Since the very beginning, Rain Bird has produced and offered the industry’s broadest range of high-quality irrigation products for: farms, golf courses, sports arenas, commercial developments and homes. Over the past 80-years Rain Bird has received more than 450 patents worldwide. Including the first one for irrigation in 1935 on our original impact-drive sprinkler (U.S. Patent #1,997,901) which revolutionized agricultural food-production and ushered in a new era in irrigation worldwide. In 1990 this original impact sprinkler was designated a historic landmark by the American Society of Agricultural Engineers. Our products cover all aspects of irrigation…timers/controllers, pop-up rotary sprinklers, pop-up spray head sprinklers, sprinkler nozzles, irrigation valves, Drip irrigation, drainage and much more. These products have been chosen and installed worldwide in the largest and most prestigious projects for residential, commercial, agricultural and golf course irrigation. Rain Bird is committed to The Intelligent Use of Water™ extending beyond products to education, training and services for the industry and the community. Our legacy is to design and manufacture only products of the highest value and quality. We’re grateful to have received numerous recognition awards from many of our valued partners. Rain Bird “The Intelligent Use of Water"
- Spring-loaded 2-in-1 combination tool
- Cuts all sizes of Drip tubing and also punches holes for drippers and 1/4" fittings
- Hardened steel punch and surgical steel blade
- Pierces a clean hole and provides a clean, square cut with no jagged edges or crushed tubing
- Superior ergonomic grip
- Highly visible purple color allows tool to be easily seen in grass, soil, bark, mulch etc