Introducing the new Hydrajaws® M35+ 29 December 2023

Hydrajaws®, a company renowned within construction fixings and testing equipment for its quality and innovation, has released the world’s first modular dual load capacity digital pull tester incorporating ‘Easi-Effort®’ technology.

With a legacy spanning decades, Hydrajaws® has consistently pushed the boundaries of what’s possible in the world of pull testing solutions – with the company stating it has once again done it with the highly anticipated release of the Hydrajaws M35+.

Hydrajaws underlines that the new Hydrajaws M35+ is not just a tool, it’s a revolution – combining cutting-edge technology with the company’s unwavering commitment to quality, whilst setting a new standard in the industry.

Key features of the new Hydrajaws M35+ includes the impressive ‘Easi-Effort’ technology – a level of convenience that Hydrajaws states is unparalleled in the market. This means every pull testing application is executed with ease, ensuring minimal operator fatigue.

Crafted from top grade materials including titanium, the Hydrajaws M35+ is also the most lightweight pull tester on the market and is built to withstand the toughest environments. Whether it’s high temperatures, heavy rain, or dusty conditions, this tool’s rugged exterior ensures reliable performance, project after project.

The tool is also equipped with state of the art data logging capabilities, with the M35+ allowing for ‘real time’ monitoring and tracking of pull testing results via the free to use Hydrajaws Verify App. This means construction managers can 

spreading bridges. This unrivalled dual load capacity means it can handle a diverse range of construction applications, from residential projects to monumental infrastructures. 

“No longer will engineers need to rely on multiple devices for different testing requirements; the M35+ is a versatile tool that covers it all,” states Stephen Hynes, managing director at Hydrajaws. 

The engineers at Hydrajaws understand that comfort and ease of use are paramount for professionals in the field, which is why the M35+ features an ergonomic design that minimises operator fatigue, allowing for prolonged use without sacrificing performance. With the safety of structures relying on fixings and anchors, the HydrajawsM35+ has also been designed to meticulously test the integrity of these crucial components – giving construction professionals the confidence that their projects meet the highest safety standards. 

“With precise and comprehensive testing capabilities, the M35+ is a cornerstone in safeguarding structures and, ultimately, lives,” points out Stephen. “By employing the Hydrajaws M35+, construction teams significantly reduce the risk of structural failures and accidents. The thorough testing process ensures that every fastener and anchor meets or exceeds industry standards, providing peace of mind for both engineers and clients alike. With safety at the forefront, the M35+ empowers construction professionals to create structures that stand the test of time.”

Designed for longevity, the Hydrajaws M35+ also minimises waste by delivering consistent, reliable performance over its lifespan. This not only benefits the environment but also translates into long-term cost savings for construction projects.

Finally, the Hydrajaws M35+ arrives in a compact, tailor-made rugged rucksack, engineered for easy transportation to even the most remote and challenging job sites. No longer bound by bulky equipment and cumbersome set-ups, professionals can now carry the power of precision testing wherever their projects take them.

“The Hydrajaws M35+ is more than just a testing tool; it’s a catalyst for progress in the construction industry,” adds Stephen. “With its unprecedented strength, precision and user-friendly features, the M35+ empowers construction professionals to elevate their projects to new heights of excellence and safety. By embracing this groundbreaking technology, the future of construction is now stronger and smarter than ever before.”

A versatile tool for all applications

The Hydrajaws M35+ is a versatile pull testing tool with a wide range of applications. From masonry structures to concrete skyscrapers, the M35+ is an indispensable companion for any construction project requiring pull testing up to 65kN and compliance with BS 8539.

For instance, the tool can be used to ensure the integrity of anchor points for rope access – with technicians demanding the highest level of precision and reliability – making the M35+ an essential tool for this critical sector and working at height in general. 

The M35+ can also be used in the M&E (Mechanical and Electrical) sector, such as for overhead pull testing applications, which can be executed with ease, ensuring minimal operator fatigue. Confirming the safe installation of fall protection systems to comply with BS 7883 is also an option with this versatile tool.

Other industries benefiting from the M35+ are marine, renewable energy infrastructures, telecommunications masts, and solar energy installations.

Unleash the future of pull testing today

“The Hydrajaws M35+ is not just a tool; it’s an investment in the safety and integrity of your projects,” reports Stephen. “With its unmatched convenience, durability, and advanced features, it’s a game-changer in the world of fastening testing solutions.”

He adds: “With the launch of our new dual load capacity digital pull tester, we have delivered on our mission to bring innovation to the market. We were keen to offer a user-friendly, lightweight, class leading, cost-effective product and we believe the M35+ surpasses all our customers’ expectations. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to revolutionise your pull testing capabilities by contacting Hydrajaws today and experience the future of pull testing technology with the M35+.” 

Will Lowry Content Director t: +44 (0) 1727 743 888

Will joined Fastener + Fixing Magazine in 2007 and over the last 12 years has experienced every facet of the fastener sector – interviewing key figures within the industry and visiting leading companies and exhibitions around the globe. Will manages the content strategy across all platforms and is the guardian for the high editorial standards that the brand is renowned.