Water service tools and machines from REED include drilling machines, tapping machines, test pumps, water removal pumps, pipe cutters and more. From fresh water to wastewater, REED tools can cut, squeeze, and join the necessary pipe. Simplify your drilling jobs by adding a REED power drive to a tapping or drilling machine. Browse our line of water line tools and machines below.
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Feed Tap™ Drilling Machine
Feed Tap™ Drilling Machine is a great waterworks tool that drills through pipe wall while under pressure using a corporation stop inserted into a service saddle.
Heavy Duty Shell Cutters
Shell cutters cut up to 2” deep and fit most standard arbors on machines including REED Feed Tap™.
Drilling Machines cut or drill through the pipe wall of cast iron, ductile iron, C900 PVC and PE water mains via the corporation stop inserted into the service saddle while under pressure.
D Series Drill Bits
D Series Drill Bits are designed for use with REED drilling machines
Heavy Duty Carbide-Tipped Hole Cutters
For use with REED DM2100 Series Drilling Machines, Heavy-Duty Carbide-Tipped Hole Cutters provide more cuts into mains than standard hole cutters.
Direct Tapping Machine
Direct Tapping Machine drills/taps water mains while under pressure, then installs corporation stops in a 2-step operation.
Award-winning DT75 and DT100 drill taps perform fast with six cutting edges for clean threads and fewer leaks.
This cutting lubricant extends the life of drill taps and cutters.
Combination Drilling / Tapping Machines
REED’s combination drilling and tapping machines are easier to use, save operating time, and are a better value than any other machine.
PVC/PE Drilling Machines
The PVC drilling machine is used to cut through the PVC pipe wall via the corporation stop inserted into the service saddle while under pressure.
PVC/PE Shell Cutters
PVC/PE Shell Cutters cut through service saddles on PVC and PE.
Power Units for Tapping/Drilling
Add power to your drilling and tapping, and save hours of hand-cranking.
Remove manhole covers with ease using REED Manhole Hooks.
Fiberglass Probe Rod
Fiberglass Probe Rods provide a safe way to locate pipe and utility lines.
Cordless Power Drive
Made for waterworks applications, this cordless power drive brings torque to the jobsite.
Add power to valve exercising and maintenance with this compact, easy-to-transport system.
Safety and strength are hallmarks of this utility clutch for power drives.
Valve & Curb Keys
REED’s selection of Valve Keys is the most complete and most compact available to turn gate valves in the street and curb stop valves to individual buildings.
Ratcheting Valve Keys
Ratcheting Valve Keys are a great backsaver for twists and turns on valves.
Meter Box & Curb Box Lid Keys
REED Meter Keys open many styles of meter pit lids and curb box lids. REED has the widest choice of pentagon keys and “skeleton” keys available, ending lengthy searches for the right key.
Corporation Stop Key Sockets
A helpful way to open/close the corp stop key.
Flare Tools for PE Water Service Lines
Forms a permanent cold flare with ten easy revolutions to connect PE 160 psi water service tubing.
PE Water Service Shut-off Tool
Designed for emergency shut-off of PE water services.
Standing Shut-Off Tool
REED's Standing Shutoff Tool compresses 3/4" to 1" PE plastic tubes to stop the flow of water.
Hammer Flaring Tools for Copper Tubing
High-quality, hardened steel flare tools make 45° flares on Type K soft copper water service tubing.
Pressure Relieving Hammer Flaring Tools
With precision channels drilled from the tool’s end to its side, they allow flaring even when water is in the service line.
Tools easily and quickly re-round Type K copper tubing for better seal when compression fittings are used.
Soft-faced brass hammer for use with flare tools.
Copper Shut-Off Tools
Designed to shut-off the flow and also to reform Type K copper tubing.
Round It® Straightener/Rerounder
Save time and materials by using Round It® Straightener/Rerounders on copper tubing.
Meter Pit Pump
REED offers solutions for those encountering flooded meter pits. REED’s heavy-duty Meter Pit Pumps pull water out of pits making them more visible, convenient, and safe.