If you're a regular plumber or home repair enthusiast, you'll know the importance of having all the correct tools. You want to be able to complete your plumbing projects quickly, and be ready for any emergency or repair work. A good pipe threader is essential to the job, ensuring you get those smooth connections between pipes. eBay has a range of new and used, industrial grade automatic and manual pipe threaders for you to consider.
Manual pipe threaders
Find trade quality manual pipe threaders to add to your tool kit. Choose second hand manual pipe threaders that are operated using a ratcheting motion. For copper and galvanised steel pipes, choose an 8 piece professional set with a range of hardened steel dies. If you take on conduit work in trenches or tight corners and roof space, consider a manual mini pipe threading kit. You can buy pipe threader kits in a hardened plastic tool case, making it easy to keep the set together, clean and organised. Easy to store, you can take the kit on the job or leave it in your ute.
Electric pipe threaders
For your workshop, consider an electric pipe threader. With a heavy duty pipe threading machine you can thread, cut and ream water pipe, electricity pipe, or gas pipes. The 1/2" to 2" pipe capacity will work for you in every pipe situation. Some electric machines include tripod stands, which you can set up in your workshop or on site. An electric pipe threader is ideal for those larger installation or construction jobs.
Fixtures, fittings and materials
eBay offers plumbers a one stop shop for for all your plumbing needs. When you buy a pipe threader, look at other industrial plumbing materials that you need on the job. If you are doing bathroom or kitchen renovations take a look at the home plumbing supplies and fixtures you can purchase online. No need to go from one plumbing materials supplier to the other for materials, you can find it all browsing on eBay.