Thaxton specializes in engineering and manufacturing of high quality test plugs used in hydrostatic testing of tubes, open end pipes, pipelines and pressure vessels since 1959.
Traditionally, Thaxton has served the petrochemical industry, OEM fabricators, and the power piping industry with a broad line of standard pipe stopper plugs. The popularity of Thaxton's original patented plug continues to grow as the "Tool of Choice" used to test the integrity of pipe, tubing, and weld joints around the world.
Due to our continued commitment of embracing new technology, Thaxton now serves the aerospace and nuclear power industries with an expanding line of specialty products for each of these markets.
Innovative and precise engineering enables Thaxton to be a proven leader for hydrostatic pressure test plugs.