Support Your Back and Keep Tools in Reach with the Electrician Bag/Belt Combo

If there’s anything more important to an electrician than their tools, it’s the bag and/or belt they carry equipment around with. Each new job requires a different array of tools to effectively complete the work. Rather than having to choose between carrying around a single bag on your waist or a full-on belt, get the Electrician’s Bag/Belt Combo from Rack-A-Tiers.

This multi-faceted product can be customized to your individual needs. Based upon a molded support belt, you can add and subtract tool pouches, hammer holster, and tape holder to fit each individual job. Learn more about this product below!

Electrician’s Bag/Belt Combo

Where to start on this combo belt offering?! The Electrician’s Bag/Belt combo is centered on the molded support design and Air-Channel ventilation design of the belt itself. It ensures total comfort while you’re on the job site. The Air-Channel design helps keep you cooler longer, preventing sweat buildup for as long as possible by allowing air to pass through your belt. You won’t have to deal with a stiff belt strapped right up against your back all day!

More importantly, the molded support of the belt design provides you with lumbar support while you’re wearing the bag/belt combo. While electrical shock, burns, and falls represent the top causes of workplace deaths for electricians, repetitive stress and overexertion are the leading causes of non-serious injuries. Repetitive stress and overuse are common among electricians as a result of:

  • Lifting/carrying heavy loads
  • Working while bending or stooped
  • Staying in the same position for long periods of time

The bag/belt combo isn’t just functional from a work standpoint, it’s functional in protecting your back against stresses of the work day. This particular bag/belt combo includes several add-on pieces, such as an electrician’s tool pouch, large 9-pocket tool pouch, hammer holster, and a tape holder.

It is strengthened with nylon web-core interior, reinforced with bar-tack stiching, and constructed of 1250 denier DuraTek fabric. What does this all mean?

One Bag/Belt Combo to Last a Lifetime

OK, the Electrician’s Bag/Belt combo won’t last forever, but this thing is built tough to withstand the rigors of the job site. First off, the nylon web-core interior is designed to stretch and remain comfortable at all times, without wearing down. Nylon itself is a stretchy fiber, and remains that way when woven into nylon webbing.

This material is often used in the production of rock-climbing ropes, as one example. Nylon web-core is great absorbing energy and tension when stretched. You can pack your bag/belt combo full of weight and move around freely without worrying about the fabric on the interior failing over time.

Additionally, the bar-tack stitching lends another layer of strength to this bag/belt combo. Bar-tack is a style of stitching that is used to reinforce areas on a garment that may be subject to great stress or additional wear. For the most part, the major seams of this bag/belt combo are completed with bar-tack stitching, as are the edges of the pockets and pouches for added durability.

Last but not least, the 1250 denier fiber. Denier is a coated polyester fabric that is extremely rugged, and resist to abrasions and tears. It is commonly used for backpacks, high-end luggage, and heavy duffle bags. For a tool belt that lasts a life time, 1250 denier fiber delivers. You can toss your tools in the pouches and cram through the tightest places on the job site, and you don’t have to worry about the fabric on your bag/belt combo tearing.

Don’t Settle for the Rest, Get the Best

Rack-A-Tiers sells only the best in quality and function for tradespeople across North America. The Electricians Bag/Belt Combo delivers in every way. It’s flexible and adjustable to hold the tools you need for each job. It’s also built tough to withstand the day-to-day grind on the job site and save you money by lasting a life time. If you need a new tool belt, this the product you need to have!

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Shed Light in the Dark with the Bat, Owl Eye, or Fire Fly

While you can expect to conduct most of your daily work during daylight hours, not all jobsites have natural light or electrical hookups right away. Many contractors turn to gas or diesel-powered generators for light in dark spaces, but independent tradespeople don’t have such deep pockets.

If you’re running pipes, conduit, or electrical wiring at a new jobsite and need some light, Rack-A-Tiers has options to brighten your day. From the power of the Bat Flashlight to the compact size and portability of the Owl Eye and Fire Fly, we’ve got what you need to light up the dark corners on your next jobsite.

Send Your Own Bat Signal

The Bat Flashlight is our largest flashlight. It puts out the most light and has arguably the most durable design. Bat Flashlights feature 3W Cree LED bulbs that will last you longer on the jobsite, saving you money over time on replacements. Those Cree LEDs put out 300 Lumens of light, outstripping the Owl Eye and Fire Fly for brightness.

Most impressive, the Bat Flashlight has an anodized aluminum frame that is durable, with scratch and corrosion resistance. What is anodized aluminum? Anodizing is an electrochemical process that strengthens metallic surfaces by integrating (in this case) aluminum oxide into the underlying aluminum substrate. The result is a product that doesn’t chip or peel, and resists corrosion over time.

If nothing else, the Bat Flashlight is a great tool to have on you when you work on a jobsite in a sketchy part of town. You’ll note the handy shape, resembling a bat or club, would make the perfect backup if you find yourself in a shady part of town. It doesn’t hurt to have dual functions after all!

Spot Anything with Your Owl Eye

If you’re looking for a more compact option in your toolbox, the Owl Eye might be just what you need. The Owl Eye is a multi-function flashlight that has three different lighting modes to help you out in various situations. This flashlight has an aluminum shell for lightweight durability, and a run time of 2.5 hours maximum.

Each Owl Eye light comes with 3W LED bulbs and a maximum output of 100 Lumens, making it our softest light source available. The Owl Eye is unique from other Rack-A-Tiers offerings in that it has the ability to dim and provide a strobe function when needed. To switch between lighting modes, you softly press the switch once to turn it on and engage high output mode. Push and hold the switch to start dimming the light, releasing the button when you reach your desired brightness.

From any position you can push the switch two quick times and turn on the strobe function. Like the Bat Flashlight, the Owl Eye might prove useful on and off the jobsite. If your car breaks down at night on the drive home, flip on the strobe mode to alert other drivers or flag down your ride. Another useful tool to have around!

Light Up the Dark with the Fire Fly

Should the Owl Eye not quite suit your fancy, Rack-A-Tiers also offers the Fire Fly. Another compact option with an aluminum frame, the Fire Fly also boasts three light output settings and a maximum run time of 2.5 hours. The Fire Fly does shed more light than the Owl Eye, offering 120 Lumens courtesy of a 5W LED bulb. The light source on this flashlight includes a high output option, dimmed brightness, or strobe function.

If there’s one thing no one can stand, it’s having to run out for batteries to power a new product. Remember all those disappointing Christmas and holiday mornings when new toys were unwrapped with no included batteries? The stores were closed and you weren’t happy. Well, Rack-A-Tiers sells all three flashlights mentioned in this post with 3 AAA batteries included, so you can enjoy light on the job site right off the bat (pardon the pun).

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Feel the Attraction of MagnePull and MagneSpot

When you’re selecting between tools on the job site, you often face a choice between power and precision. In reality though, why should you have to choose? What if you could have power and delicate precision all in one package? The MagnePull and MagneSpot from Rack-A-Tiers deliver extreme power when fishing wires, but also deliver delicate control to fish wire through walls and even insulation.

Few things are as frustrating as fishing wire. You want to do this kind of job with speed, but precision counts. Thanks to the MagnePull, you get the best of both worlds. And before you drill a single hole to start running lines for wiring, the MagneSpot gives you the precision the job demands. If you work exclusively with wiring, you need these tools in your box.

The Magnetic Wire Snake – MagnePull

Nobody ever said it was easy, or convenient snaking wire through walls and insulation. Easy or not though, it’s a job that has to be done. The MagnePull is a magnetic wire snake that makes it quicker and easier to snake wires through walls. The improved magnets in this next-generation model of the MagnePull are even more powerful than the original, which means you can also snake wire through insulation!

MagnePull is powerful, but simple in terms of its design. It features a hand roller with a powerful magnet and a smooth finish, which helps you avoid damaging any walls. There’s a 6’ jack chain included so you can fish any type of wire through behind walls and through insulation. The flexible leader chain has a strong magnetic head, so you’ll never lose it behind the wall.

Best of all, the MagnePull is no one-trick pony. Worried about the location of studs? Well, you’re in luck if the MagnePull in your tool box. The powerful magnet also makes it a great stud finder, especially if you’re working on a site with metal studs in the building. Want to see the MagnePull’s power and accuracy in action? Check out our product video!

Get Your Bearings Straight – MagneSpot

When precision counts, the MagneSpot can help you accurately line up drilling holes through various surfaces. Drilling between drywall in separate rooms? No problem. Drilling into concrete block and foundation? MagneSpot can tackle that too. The MagneSpot is a reference point locator that gives you complete confidence before you drill, cut, or punch any hole while working. Why blindly line up holes when you can do so with precision?

The MagnePull comes with two separate devices. The MagneSpot transmitter is placed on the wall, ceiling, floor, or other surface you’re cutting into. On the other side of that surface you hold the receiver, aiming in the general direction of the transmitter. There are a set of four arrows on the receiver. Initially, these will indicate the direction you need to move in to line up with the transmitter. As you get closer, more arrows will begin to light up. Once all four arrows light up, the transmitter and receiver are within ½ inch of each other.

You don’t have to work blindly anymore or toil away measuring over and over to drill or cut accurate holes. The MagneSpot does all the hard work for you, and even goes through concrete with ease. Don’t believe us? Check out the MagneSpot in action in this product video!

It’s All About Speed and Precision

Have you seen the new John Deere commercials where they plug their powerful new mowers by reminding consumers, “it’s not how well you mow, it’s how well you mow fast.” Well, you can drill holes and fish wire accurately without MagneSpot and MagnePull, but you can’t do it fast. With two simple tools, your workday can go a lot smoother!

Complete Your Tool Box

Rack-A-Tiers is proud to offer North America’s electricians, HVAC specialists, and general contractors the tools they need to get the job done right, and get it done with precision. Add the MagneSpot and MagnePull to your tool box today!

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