Yellow Jacket

Being a trendsetter is not just difficult for today’s generation but it has always been. It takes time, dedication, consistency, uniqueness, quality, and much more to get the title. It may not be known to many but anyone who is into HVACR would know that the market is getting crowded with good options and innovation has aroused from many places. Like all other fields, in order to stand out, you better lead the crowd than just follow it. Yellow Jacket has been a legend by becoming the standard in hoses, tools, refrigeration gauges, manifolds, HVAC vacuum pumps and refrigerant recovery machines in the last six decades.

Yellow Jacket’s Journey to Success

More than six decades ago, a man named Jack Ritchie set a difficult, if not impossible, goal for his company, Ritchie Engineering to become the standard by which all other HVAC hoses are measured. Did he do it? Definitely YES. How? Through an unwavering commitment to excellence. It’s the single most important attribute in the longevity of a company. While other companies sold out, sent work overseas or lessened quality, the relentless commitment of Yellow Jacket has led to 60 years of best-in-class products, first-class customer service and innovations that make the contractors’ jobs easier, worldwide.



Yellow Jacket under Ritchie Engineering Company, Inc. leads the world in supplying the large market of the United States with designed and manufactured instruments not only for HVAC/R but also the automotive industry. They have been committed to providing their clients with the following:

  • Innovative quality products
  • Ongoing training and education
  • Superior service

Yellow Jacket also continually strives to prioritize a safe and healthy work environment. They also give importance to developing and nurturing successful relationships through honesty, trust, and respect.



Base on the testimonies of HVACR technicians and contractors here are the things they love about Yellow Jacket.

  1. They get the job done
    • nothing beats a tool that performs its best and do and surpass what it is expected to do.
  1. Reasonable Price
    • Everyone likes to get the best price in the market but not in exchange for quality. Well, Yellow Jacket offers the best combination of quality and good price.
  2. Warranty
    • One HVAC technician of Ain Treatment ComfortCare once mentioned that he loves the great warranty that Yellow Jacket offers.
  3. Quality/Durability
    • HVAC/R technicians take pride in their tools. With tough working conditions their tools go through hell most of the time. What makes you happier than a tool that doesn’t let you down.
  4. Positive Feedback
    • Many HVAC/R technicians reported how their clients have thanked them multiple times for getting things done. While we do owe most of the credits to the technicians. All good technicians can do the job but those with the proper tools do it faster, better and easier. A good example of work hard plus work-wise.
  5. Their Star Products
    • Wireless and automation are just some of the factors the HVAC technician of One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning loves the most about the ManTooth wireless gauges of Yellow Jacket. It is one of its top-notch products and there are more for everyone.
Well, there you have it. Good luck looking for the perfect tools for you.