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Comparison Data

Improve Your Bottom Line

The results are in - using the tommy will improve your bottom line.

  • The tommy eliminates one full man from payroll
  • On average, 1 man can produce 1000-1250 linear feet per day
  • For most businesses, a two man crew can meet your clients' needs

Materials and costs are lower with the tommy.

Trencher The tommy
Prefab. cost $0.25 / ft
Labor ($100/500') $0.20 / ft
   
Minimum Cost $0.45 / ft
Material $0.10 / ft
Labor $0.10 / ft
Wood Posts $0.07 / ft
Minimum Cost $0.27 / ft
  • The tommy compared with prefab is $0.18/ft. cheaper to install
  • But the significant difference is in the production results!

Productivity Impact

Trencher The tommy
500'/man x 3 men x $1.00 / ft.
$1500 profit / day
1000'/man x 3 men x $1.00 / ft.
$3000 profit / day

 

Doubling the linear feet installed means halving the time spent at a client’s site, meaning you can service more clients in the same time with the same crew!

 

 
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