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PA Small Business Person of the Year

Pik Rite, Inc is proud to announce that Company President Elvin Stoltzfus has been named 2017 Small Business Person of the Year in Pennsylvania by the U.S. Small Business Administration. ………“These small business owners define entrepreneurial spirit and best represent the 28 million small businesses that are the backbone and economic engine for today’s economy”, […]

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Broken Couplers

Equipment breaks! That’s a quick lesson from the school of hard knocks. However vacuum tanks are set up with a variety of protection components to take the sting out of your repair bill. The coupler between your gearbox and vacuum pump is one of these components. Couplers take the stress every time you engage the […]

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A closed subject…Valves

Some things in life do not get a lot of attention until they break! If you’re like most busy pumpers, you probably haven’t given your tank valves much thought over the holiday season. However, there are some options that will come in handy if you are fixing a broken valve or compiling your new tank […]

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10% Discount on new valves!

We’re wrapping up the holiday rush and finally getting back into a normal schedule again. Now is a great time to look over your truck and make sure things are ready for the new year. For the entire month of January we are offering a 10% discount on the order of any valves! (Lever, butterfly, […]

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Man the Pump!

   The driver was unsure what had happened. He had depressed the clutch on his pumper truck and switched on the PTO, but when he released the clutch to engage the vacuum pump the truck nearly stalled. “It’s broke…” he simply reported after pulling it into the shop. Vacuum pumps are the heart of a […]

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A Conversation with Senator Yaw

Pik Rite was glad to host Senator Gene Yaw and his team for a tour of our facility. 

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10% Discount on a new vacuum pump!

One of the most important parts of your business is your vacuum pump. If your vacuum pump is down, your truck is disabled, and your business is losing money. This month, get a back-up pump or replace an older one to limit your down time in the future. During the month of December get a 10% discount on […]

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Your Primary Concern

            Whether you’re pulling the pumper rig back into the home parking lot after a long day or just starting the engine on a cool morning, it always brings a good feeling to know that your primary and secondary’s have been inspected and maintained. Primary and secondary shut off valves […]

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Toolbox configuration and efficiency

Pumper truck operators understand the constant pressure of getting a septic tank pumped, putting the hoses and tools away, wrapping up details with the customer and getting on down the road to the next job site. A little attention to detail throughout this ritual can make a considerable difference. Likewise, a rushed and inconsistent workflow […]

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October Toolbox Sale

 

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