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Keder Panel Puller

Pull Clearspan Keder Fabric Panels Faster, Without Damage

By Jay Woodruff / August 28, 2017 / Comments Off on Pull Clearspan Keder Fabric Panels Faster, Without Damage

Clearspan keder fabric panels often don’t pull smoothly by hand. And they can rip in expensive ways when pulled by machines not designed for the task. How can your installers pull panels faster, reduce potential for damage, and save your company plenty of crew hours in the process? Keder Fabric Panel Challenges  First, let’s get…

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Tent and Event Rental Industry

Tent and Event Rental Industry Uses Tent OX to Reverse Labor-Related Profitability Problems

By Jay Woodruff / June 20, 2017 /

The tent and event rental industry has traditionally been a business that requires a lot of labor, a fact that has gone virtually unchallenged for centuries. While hand-held pneumatic drivers have improved stake driving speed somewhat, and using lifts and forklift machines have provided some relief, most of the tasks your crews perform during tent…

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Chattanooga Tent

Making More Money On Each Tent Installation

By Jay Woodruff / May 24, 2017 /

  The more time you spend on the job, the more that job costs. In its simplest form, the true cost of any job is a combination of the number of people you send to put up a tent, and the number of hours they spend there. Take for example, Michael’s Party Rentals of Ludlow,…

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Event Rental Business

How Your Event Rental Business Can Take on More Commercial Tent Rental Jobs with Tent OX™

By Jay Woodruff / April 11, 2017 /

Finding and retaining quality labor is one of the largest challenges your tent rental business faces as it tries to take on more commercial tent rental jobs. You’re not alone if you suffer high-turnover and high-burnout rates in your crew, especially when you’re struggling through back-to-back jobs in your busy season. For far too long,…

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New Keder Roof Fabric Panel Puller Ideal for Clearspan Tents

By Jay Woodruff / January 3, 2017 /

Wide keder roof fabric panels, pulled by hand, cause strain as workers work hard to complete clearspan tent structure installs. Maybe you’ve tried a forklift or tele-handler to reduce the workload. But that approach eliminates the sensitivity required to pull fabric panels without damage, including tearing. That’s why Tent OX introduced a new keder roof…

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Tent OX 225

225 Avant Machine Ideal for Smaller Commercial Tent Jobs

By Jay Woodruff / December 7, 2016 /

Tent professionals running smaller commercial tent jobs have been asking, “Build us a smaller Tent OX that we can cost-justify. One for smaller commercial tent jobs that we can use with 30-wides, 40-wides and the occasional 60-wide commercial tents,” they said. They knew that Tent OX has already been helping tent rental companies installing bigger…

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Driving Stakes Tent Installation

Four Ways to Speed Up Commercial Tent Installations

By s.shirley / November 30, 2016 /

Tent installations the old-fashioned way is too expensive and time consuming. While you’ve embraced new technology to streamline other parts of your operations, are there some new options you can also leverage to automate installs? The answer is a big, unqualified “Yes.” Let’s illustrate why by looking at four ways Tent OX’s innovative tools and impressive…

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tent installs

New Tweaks Bring Tent Installs out of the Stone Age

By s.shirley / November 29, 2016 /

Technology is changing all around us, yet some very important things haven’t been tweaked to match the new, faster speed of business, especially in the tent rental industry. Things like moving materials efficiently from truck to tent site, driving stakes, pulling stakes and pushing poles still take as long, or nearly as long, to complete…

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Tent Rental Business

5 Ways Tent OX™ is Seriously Disrupting the Tent Rental Business

By s.shirley / September 2, 2016 /

Tent Rental Business Professionals who see Tent OX running for the first time ask lots of questions about how fast it is and how it saves labor hours, but they never ask why we designed it. That’s because the impact it has on seriously disrupting the tent rental business is easy to see when it is…

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