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RIDGID, a part of Emerson’s professional tools portfolio, announced its participation in the WWETT Show, Feb. 20 - 23, in Indianapolis. The company's product team will provide hands-on demos of its latest drain cleaning and inspection tools, including a first look at its new K-4310 FXP Drum Machine and K9-12 FlexShaft Drain Cleaning Machine. RIDGID will also celebrate its 100th anniversary with entertaining in-booth promotions, plus kick-off of its popular 2023 RIDGID Experience contest. In addition to in-booth activities, RIDGID product experts will present an educational session where attendees will learn how smart drain cleaning tools can improve their business.
“Our team cannot wait for plumbers and drain cleaning professionals to experience how we are building more solutions that will help them clean, inspect and patch pipe more efficiently,” said Jeff Albertini, marketing director, underground technologies, RIDGID for Emerson. “Professionals always love getting their hands on new products to see what they can do, and our booth will be jam-packed with opportunities. From integrating a cable counter into our new K-4310 FXP Drum Machine and the addition of our newest FlexShaft machine to our latest camera advancements and new Pipe Patching System – we are taking cleaning, inspecting and patching to the next level.”
RIDGID invites tradespeople to stop by the RIDGID booth (#1141) to experience its innovative drain cleaning, inspection, and pressing tools, including these latest solutions:
Additional RIDGID tools available for demo during WWETT include; the 760 FXP Power Drive, FlexShaft Drain Cleaning Machines, sectional machines, drum machines, jetters, SeeSnake camera systems, locators and pressing tools. Greenlee, also a part of Emerson’s professional tools portfolio, will join RIDGID in-booth to showcase select tools, including PVC shears, pump pliers, GSB Series Step Bits, Carbide-Tipped Hole Cutters, and REEL-X fish tapes.
Along with product demos, the RIDGID brand has several other booth experiences planned. As part of their 100th-anniversary celebration this year, they are hosting a booth meetup on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 2 p.m. where they will give away a K9-12. Each day they will also give away RIDGID anniversary gear to those stopping by the booth, while supplies last. Additionally, the first day of the show will kick off the RIDGID Experience 2023 contest, which continues to grow in popularity with tradespeople, and the RIDGID WWETT booth will be the first opportunity for attendees to enter for their chance to win a spot on the fifth annual, all-expenses-paid trip to RIDGID’s headquarters.
Outside the booth, two of RIDGID’s product experts will be leading an educational session on “Utilizing Smart Tools to Improve Your Business,” on Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 2 to 3 p.m. in room 130. They will discuss advancements in drain-cleaning technology and how to leverage it to drive productivity, improve communication and reduce downtime.
RIDGID also partnered with several drain cleaning professionals who will share their WWETT show experience on their social media channels. They include Rob Broccolo (@prodrains on Instagram), Kevin Olsted (Sewer & Drain Pros on Facebook), Thomas Young (@t.y.custom on Instagram) and Rob Lupton (@precision.plumbing.and.drains on Instagram).
RIDGID and Greenlee will also take their social followers to WWETT virtually. Follow along here: RIDGID - @ridgidtools on Instagram, @RIDGIDTools on Facebook, @RIDGIDToday on Twitter and Greenlee - @greenleetools on Instagram, @GreenleeTools on Facebook, @GreenleeTools on Twitter.