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Old 19th November 2015
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Can anyone direct me to a company that sells equipment to allow us to do pull tests on scaffold ties?

What do you think would be a fair price?
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Hydro jaws, cost £1k
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We got ours at leaches. We priced around at the time and they were same price as the rest but they sent a load of drop ins as well which made the best deal so well worth a try
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Leaches tester is well under £1k and as Derry says they throw in freebies
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Tbh guys the leeches tester is just the hyrdojaws but with their logo.& you can defo get it cheeper at hydrajaws.

contact the team at hydrajaws & they will not only sell u it direct but give u
Training to use it so ur certified under the wah regs.theres also different models & additional bits & bobs you can purchase.
They give a terrific value for money & we always use them for the yearly recalabration certificate
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Thank mate for the info. I heard that Hydrajaws will not supply Leach's any longer with their pull testers as Leach's tried to copy it and made a bad job with no proper calibration cert.
Go direct to Hydrajaws in Birmingham and you could get a discount and they offer training in the use of the tester too.
We paid about £850 for ours this year.

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Ours came from Leachs and was just a hydrajaw , it came with all the attachments , calibration certs etc.

SP what's the charge for calibration with Hydrajaw ?
Leeches charge around the £150 including picking it up and delivery back
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Hydrajaws, recently charged us 74+vat including collection & delivery with 3 day turnaround
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So Leachs are living up to their name again
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