8 WEDGE® - R.J. Machine Co.

Twin Oaks,  PA 
United States
  • Booth: 11006

8 WEDGE® - Fire Service Products, by and for firefighters.

From the 8 WEDGE® and TUF 8 Tool, to gas & accountability tags, we are proud to offer our high quality, American made products to firefighters and first responders worldwide.  All of our products are designed, created in our CNC machine shop in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.  R.J. Machine Company is firefighter owned & operated.

Brands: 8 wedge, forcible entry, forcible entry tools, rescue tool, firefighter irons, safety products, TUF 8 Tool


  • 8 WEDGE®
    The 8 WEDGE® blends technology and brute force together with one clear objective: To Save Lives. With the 8 WEDGE®, Firefighters and First Responders gain an edge in the first crucial moments of a fire....

  •  Developed both in the classroom and on the fire ground, the aluminum 8 WEDGE® has evolved into a crucial life-saving piece of gear. Like the halligan, ax, and roof hook, firefighting wedge is intended to be a multi-purpose, versatile, life saving tool. This will forever replace the inferior wooden wedge!


    • 100% designed, made, and tested in the USA!
    • Long service life
    • Strong 6061 aluminum construction
    • Weighing only 7.3 oz, the 8 Wedge is lightweight and versatile
    • Bites into doors, doesn't bounce out
    • "8" cutout adds extra grip when you have gloves on.
    • Cutout also works as a lanyard hole
    • Create and hold door gaps
    • Easily repair usage marks with a metal file
    • More than a wedge, it's a tool
    • Can do things that would destroy a wooden wedge!
  • TUF 8 Tool
    Tactical Utility Fire

    Designed & developed by Philadelphia Firefighter Dan Tygh, manufactured by R.J. Machine Company! Also known as the Tygh Tool....

  • Patented, Stainless Steel design

    Only 13.8 oz.Over a dozen tools in one:
     *   Pry Bar
     *   Spanner Wrench
     *   Gas Shut-off Wrench
     *   Oxygen Wrench
     *   Door Chock
     *   Hose Strap/Rope Hose Tool
     *   Hammer & Glass Breaker
     *   ¼", 3/8", ½", & 5/8" Wrench sizes
     *   Nail Puller
     *   Chisel
     *   Overhaul Tool

  • Multi-Gas Tags
    Multi-Gas Tags attach easily to many different 4-gas meters or to your PPE for a quick reference. The tags are laser etched from rugged, outdoor 3-ply laminate. Tags measure 4.8" x 3". Available with colored lanyard or keyring & trigger snap....

  • Side 1 - Carbon Monoxide (CO) & Lower Explosive Limit (LEL) reading chart

    Side 2 - Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) & Oxygen (O2) reading chart

    Customizing options

    • 5 different, high visibility color combinations
      • Yellow on Black
      • Red on White
      • Blue on White
      • Black on White
      • White on Black

    • 13 Lanyard colors
      • Urban Camo
      • Nuclear Canary (Reflective)
      • Green Camo
      • Pink Camo
      • Gold
      • Neon Green (Reflective)
      • Bright Orange
      • Blue (Reflective)
      • White
      • Red (Reflective)
      • Black (Reflective)
      • Yellow
      • Purple

    *** The charts are an amalgamation of several reputable sources. It is intended to be a general guideline.  We will happily customize to meet your departments particular policy and regulations. Simply email them to 8wedge@rjmachine.com

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