Tools and Equipment
February 1, 2016 - Verisae says its latest product release features large rollout planning tools, service process brokering streamlining and a growing library of IoT APIs to help companies looking to upgrade infrastructure.
January 27, 2016 - Dewalt has added self-levelling lasers to its 12V rechargeable lithium-ion battery platform. The Cross Line laser (model DW088LR) and the Triple 360 (model DW089LR) both project green horizontal and vertical lines, helping to create full room layouts.
January 21, 2016 - Festool has introduced the SysLite II, what it calls a “high-intensity work lamp featuring a shock-resistant build” with 5000K of white light. With an integrated emergency function that automatically turns the light on during power failures, the rechargeable SysLite II can be used with external Festool batteries, the company says, or plugged directly into a power source.
January 20, 2016 - Disposable enclosure locks have now been added to Burndy’s portfolio of products and provide “quick locking and serve as an alternate economical solution to padlocks”, the company says.
January 20, 2016 - The Algiz RT7 is a new 7-in. Android tablet from Handheld Group. It runs Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), is fully rugged—meeting military standards for protection against drops, vibrations and extreme temperatures, according to Handheld—and its IP65 rating means that it’s waterproof as well as sealed against sand and dust.
January 19, 2016 - Hilti says the third generation of its cordless cut-off tool AG 500-A18 has increased performance due to a 5.2 Ah battery and improved electronics, “which means more efficiency and power during grinding applications.”
January 19, 2016 - Dewalt says its new ToughSystem music player—model DWST08810—integrates with the portable ToughSystem tool and accessory storage solution.
January 19, 2016 - K-Sun Corp., a provider of industrial identification and labeling solutions, has introduced what it calls “the next generation of multi-industry, label, heat-shrink tube and bar-code printers”: the LW-PX900.
January 18, 2016 - HellermannTyton has added to its Evo series cable tie application tools with the Evo 9 series tools. The two new models, Evo 9 and Evo 9HT, are designed to tension and cut heavy-duty cable ties, including wide strap ties, HellermannTyton says, and the Evo 9HT has been optimized for high tension applications using 120 lb to 250 lb cable ties.
January 13, 2016 - The newest fully-rugged tablet from Xplore Technologies Corp. is the XSlate D10, with 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and an Intel CPU. It also provides customers with a full set of ports that can’t be found on other Android devices, Xplore says, including two USB 3.0, RJ-45, an optional HDMI input, and more.
January 13, 2016 - Milwaukee Tool has further expanded its Trueview high-output lighting family with three new solutions: the Trueview M18 LED stand light (2130-20), the M18 LED HP flood light (2360-20), and the M12 LED spot light (2353-20).
January 6, 2016 - The new 48-in. carbon fiber level—model DWHT43134—from Dewalt takes advantage of carbon fiber technology to provide levels that are “light-weight, high-strength, and can absorb the beating that levels take on the jobsite”, Dewalt says.
December 16, 2015 - Milwaukee Tool says it’s new cordless right angle drill will not only power through 6 in. holes, but can also drill over 75 holes per charge. Optimized for plumbing and HVAC applications, the M18 Fuel Super Hawg is suited for professionals drilling with up to 4-5/8 in. self-feed bits and up to 6 in. hole saws, the company says.
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