Skarshaug Testing Laboratory carries hot sticks from Hastings, Chance by Hubbell, and Salisbury. Below is a list of several popular items for a few categories of fiberglass hotline tools. Please reference the following links to view the full offerings by our manufacturers: Hastings, Chance by Hubbell, and Salisbury by Honeywell.

Skarshaug Testing Laboratory has a fully equipped shop that provides refurbishment and repair services for all fiberglass tools. If a stick is damaged or needs re-finishing, our shop can usually repair the stick to “like-new” condition for less than half the cost of a replacement. Please see more details on our services page.

Please contact David or Matt Skarshaug to request a quote, place an order, or check availability for any new equipment.

Clampsticks (or “Shotgun” sticks) come in a variety of lengths – fixed length, foldable & telescoping.

CHANCE-HUBBELL Clampstick
Fixed Length with External Operating Rod
1.25″ x 54″
Item No: CH-C4030291
Price: $218.91
(Use case CH-P6434)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Clampstick
Fixed Length with External Operating Rod
1.25″ x 78″
Item No: CH-C4030292
Price: $251.68
(Use case CH-P6436)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Clampstick
Fixed Length with External Operating Rod
1.25″ x 102″
Item No: CH-C4030293
Price: $276.34
(Use case CH-P6438)


Hastings fixed length shotgun sticks come with internal or external operating rods. Here are a few options for the internal rod models.

Hastings Fixed Length Shotgun Stick
with Internal Operating Rod
4′ Length
Item No: HS-8204
Price: $217.00
(Use case HS-8104)

Hastings Fixed Length Shotgun Stick
with Internal Operating Rod
6′ Length
Item No: HS-8206
Price: $250.00
(Use case HS-8106)

Hastings Fixed Length Shotgun Stick
with Internal Operating Rod
8′ Length
Item No: HS-8208
Price: $274.00
(Use case HS-8108)


Telescoping Shotgun Sticks can collapse for storage and extend to the length needed. The sticks have an external rod and an optional button protector (“-BP” in the P/N) and a universal base-cap (“-U” in the P/N). There are a variety of lengths offered by Hastings; here are two of the more common models.

Hastings Telescoping Clampstick
Op. Lengths 5′ to 8′
Item No: HS-8158
Price: $351.00
(Use case HS-C-35)

Hastings Telescoping Clampstick
Op. Lengths 6.5′ to 11′
Item No: HS-81611
Price: $386.00
(Use case HS-C-8106)


CHANCE-HUBBELL Hinged-style are a foldable clampstick with an external rod. Add a universal base cap with suffix “A” on P/N.

CHANCE-HUBBELL Hinged Clampstick
Folded Length: 4’4″
Extended Length: 8’8″
Item No: CH-C4030297
Price: $425.33
(Use case CH-P6432)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Hinged Clampstick
Folded Length: 5’4″
Extended Length: 10’8″
Item No: CH-C4030298
Price: $447.59
(Use case CH-P6433)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Hinged Clampstick
Folded Length: 6’4″
Extended Length: 12’8″
Item No: CH-C4030299
Price: $484.11
(Use case CH-P6435)

Switch Sticks are used in opening/closing disconnect switches & cutouts as well as installing/removing fuse links.

CHANCE-HUBBELL Switch Stick
1.25″ x 48″
Item No: CH-H304611
Price: $67.81
(Use case CH-P6434)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Switch Stick
1.25″ x 72″
Item No: CH-H304612
Price: $83.26
(Use case CH-P6436)

CHANCE-HUBBELL Switch Stick
1.25″ x 96″
Item No: CH-H304613
Price: $108.22
(Use case CH-P6438)


Telescoping Disconnect Tools allow workers to disconnect switches and replace cutout tubes from the ground. Sticks typically retract to less than 5-ft for easy storage and include a universal end fitting to accept a variety of attachments.

CHANCE-HUBBELL Telescoping Disconnect Stick
Retracted: 2.5” x 67”
Lock-In Lgths: 22’ – 35’
Item No: CH-C4031022
Price: $534.66
(Use case CH-P6215)


Hastings Telescoping Disconnect Stick
Retracted: 2.75” x 64”
Lock-In Lgths: 13’ – 30’
Item No: HS-SH-230
Price: $442.00
(Use case HS-C-35)

Hastings Telescoping Disconnect Stick
with Tip-Lock
Retracted: 2.5” x 64”
Lock-In Lgths: 17’ – 35’
Item No: HS-ST-235
Price: $515.00
(Use case HS-C-35)

Hastings Triangular Tel-o-pole
Triangle-shaped design
Retracted: 1.75” x 26”
Extended Lgth: 8’
Item No: HS-HV-208
Price:  $153.00
(Use case HS-C-208)

Hastings Triangular Tel-o-pole
Triangle-shaped design
Retracted: 2.25” x 68”
Extended Lgth: 35’
Item No: HS-HV-235
Price:  $416.00
(Use case HS-C-40)

Rescue Hooks are an invaluable tool used to withdraw an injured worker out of a hazardous area. Confined spaces, in vaults, or just near electrical cabinets and switch gear are some of the places where this tool is a must.

Salisbury Rescue Hook
6′ Length w/ 18″ Opening
Item No: SA-24401
Price:  $316.83

The Static Discharge Stick is designed to safely remove the static charge after de-energizing. This tool is pre-assembled and includes a copper “U” hook, 3’6’’ closed cell foam filled tubular fiberglass stick and 6’ of copper grounding cable attached to a bronze flat jaw serrated grade 3 clamp. Also available in a 1’ length stick.

Salisbury Rescue Hook
4’ Salisbury Static Discharge Stick with 6’ Grounding Lead attached to SA-1814 Clamp
Item No: SA-20817
Price:  $397.44

Hot Stick Storage Cases. Heavy-duty yellow vinyl, water-repellent fabric cases are suggested to keep your hot sticks in the best possible condition while not in use. Cases are sold separately.

Hastings Vinyl Stick Case
4” x 30”
Item No: HS-C-208
Price:  $24.00

Hastings Vinyl Stick Case
6” x 68”
Item No: HS-C-35
Price:  $35.50

Hastings Vinyl Stick Case
6” x 74”
Item No: HS-C-40
Price:  $39.75

CHANCE-HUBBELL Vinyl Stick Case
6” x 60”
Item No: CH-P6434
Price:  $39.16

CHANCE-HUBBELL Vinyl Stick Case
6” x 80”
Item No: CH-P6436
Price:  $38.47

CHANCE-HUBBELL Vinyl Stick Case
6” x 104”
Item No: CH-P6438
Price:  $36.59

CHANCE-HUBBELL Vinyl Stick Case
8” x 70”
Item No: CH-P6438
Price:  $30.04

Hastings Silicone Wipes
Wipes leave a silicone moisture barrier which enables water to bead up. Removes contaminates such as dirt, oils, and creosote. Dispenser comes with 50 hot stick wipes.
Item No: HS-10-188
Price:  $71.00

Hastings Hot Stick Boom & Bucket Wax
High grade carnauba wax, applied and polished by hand. Leaves a weather-resistant surface. 14oz can.
Item No: HS-10-091
Price:  $23.75