The Precision Energy Hydraulic Sucker Rod Tong (Models M-20, M-40, M-50, and M-75) has a balanced weight distribution that is easily handled by one person. Front or back throttle handles control both the speed and the direction of the rotation. The safety gates provide quick on-off action, eliminating hand latching. The operator should thoroughly familiarize themselves with the contents of the operations manual before operating, making adjustments, or performing maintenance procedures on this equipment.