Portable Tools

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Unique Application for PEM® Products

September 21, 2016

PennEngineering® (Danboro, PA, USA) has entered into an agreement to acquire Heyco® Products Inc. (Toms River, NJ, USA), it was announced by both companies. Terms of the agreement were undisclosed and no changes are anticipated regarding Heyco’s operations, facilities, and employees. The acquisition is expected to expand sales growth opportunities for both companies. Heyco Products (Read More

Portable Tools

Kilrock turn to M&H for new Big-K bottles

September 20, 2016

"It's the one that works" is Kilrock's slogan, and it is easy to see why. The Buckinghamshire based company has been a staple in the household product market since the 1930's. Kilrock is a brand familiar to and loved by many, being sold in major retailers and independent stores across the UK. Kilrock produce an extensive range of household products, but their Big-K multipurpose... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pipe Saws & Bevelers Cut & Prep Any Pipe Size & Material

September 19, 2016

A full range of pneumatic saws and pipe machining tools that can cut all types of pipe, regardless of size and material, and prepare them for welding are available from Esco Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts. Esco MILLHOG® APS-438 Saws are offered in standard and low radial clearance models with mounting tracks and accessories to cut tube and pipe up to 60” O.D. and 4.75” thick, including... Read More

Portable Tools

Drill/Driver and Impact Driver operate on 20 V Li-Ion battery.

September 19, 2016

Part of Brushless EDGE™ family of tools, 20 V MAX Lithium Ion Brushless Drill/Driver (PCCK607LB) and 20 V MAX Lithium Ion Brushless Impact Driver (PCCK647LB) offer maximum runtime. Drill/driver features 2-speed gear transmission that delivers 0–450 rpm in low speed for high-torque applications and 0–1,800 rpm in high speed for maximum fastening speed. Each tool hosts onboard state of charge indicator, over-molded comfort grip, and LED work light. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Weiler to Introduce New Product Offerings at FABTECH 2016

September 15, 2016

Attendees of FABTECH can explore a variety of product offerings and product line upgrades at booth N3704 CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning announced it will attend FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16 to 18 at booth N3704 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will showcase a... Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Levels help make perfect conduit bends.

September 15, 2016

Available in 3.5, 6, and 9 in. lengths, Precision Levels eliminate dog-legs when making saddle or offset bends to electrical conduit. Two smaller models have integrated Thumb Winder™ conduit wheel featuring contoured screw that hugs conduit's surface for firm, stable hold. CNC machined from 6061 T6 aluminum billet for absolute straightness and protected with anodized corrosion-resistant finish, levels have oversized neodymium rare-earth magnets built into bottom for hands-free leveling. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Positive Turning Inserts support wide range of applications.

September 13, 2016

Engineered for finishing stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO S), FM4 Positive Inserts have optimized chip breaking capabilities at low feed rates and low cutting depths. RM4 Positive Inserts, targeted at stainless and high temperature alloys (ISO M, S), support roughing and medium machining operations. FP6 Positive Inserts excel at finishing steels (ISO P) and provide optimized chip control. Finally, FK6 Positive Inserts are engineered specially for finish to medium machining. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Portable Tools

Floor Pads are manufactured with plant-based pellets.

September 13, 2016

Available for both UHS and conventional machines, Impact Earth™ environmentally responsible floor pads are made from primary feedstock or sugar without using any oil or genetically modified materials. Various sizes are available for such applications as polishing, burnishing, scrubbing, and buffing. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Portable Tools

Keystone Jack Termination Tool features one-stroke design.

September 13, 2016

Designed for 110 type 4 pair keystone jacks, Xpress Jack™ seats and trims all 8 conductors in one smooth motion, eliminating need to punch down 8 times for single termination. Tool features heavy-duty all carbon tool steel construction, rust-resistant black oxide finish, and comfort grip TPR handles that minimize stress on large jobs with prolonged use. Die sets are available for Platinum Tools Keystone Jacks and other similar designs as well as 90 degree Leviton Keystone Jacks. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

ELP Electric Linear Module

September 12, 2016

The SCHUNK ELP can be adjusted in two simple steps making it the most user friendly electric linear module on the market! The end positions can be mechanically adjusted with a screw and the speed of extension and retraction is adjusted using rotary switches on the side of the unit. Speed can be automatically adjusted, depending on extension weight and no shock absorber adjustment is... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Hard Turning Grades are designed for speed, resilience.

September 8, 2016

Grades CB7105 and CB7115, featuring PCBN grade material and coating as well as appropriately adjusted edge preparation on inserts, help manufacturers reduce cycle times and extend tool life when performing hard part turning within ISO H05 to H15 application area. While CB7105 is optimized for crater wear resistance, CB7115 is provides maximum fracture resistance. Respective benefits are increased speed and edge line toughness. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cable Jacket Stripper/Slitter works on all insulation types.

September 6, 2016

Tested to >100,000 cycles, heavy-duty Tor Cable Jacket Stripper and Slitter (p/n 10017C) offers positive locking positions for circular, lengthways, and spiral strips. Blade returns to starting position at end of strip, and toolless interchangeable cable clamps result in cable capacities up to 1.5 in. Along with fine blade height adjustor, features include ergonomic, balanced design and eyelet built into base. This 0.26 lb, 6.57 x 1.46 x 1.2 in. tool can also be used on armored cable.
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Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cordless Battery, Tools, Accessories extend in-field runtime.

September 6, 2016

FLEXVOLT™ Power Tool and Battery System provides power comparable to that of corded tools for 20 V MAX System as well as 60 and 120 V MAX tools; 6.0 AH FLEXVOLT™ Battery automatically changes voltage when operator changes tools. Tools include circular saw, grinder, reciprocating saw, VSR stud and joist drill, table saw, fixed head compound miter saw, and sliding compound miter saw. Also available, 44 FLEXVOLT High Efficiency Accessories™ maximize runtime of cordless FLEXVOLT™ power tools. Read More

Portable Tools

Klein® Tools New Line of Multi-Function Drivers Increase Productivity with Interchangeable Sizes and Smaller Designs

August 29, 2016

(Lincolnshire, IL) – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, introduces a new line of multi-bit screwdrivers and exclusive multi-nut drivers designed to increase productivity and save space in a tool belt or bag. Klein Tools’ research shows electricians want to do more with fewer tools and these multi-bit screwdrivers and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Parting-Off System optimizes coolant delivery.

August 26, 2016

Incorporating high speed steel blades, Jetstream Tooling technology, and tool blocks with coolant inlets, Seco 150.JETI System optimizes heat removal process in high-speed parting-off applications. System is able to move freely in tight workspaces and operate close to spindle due to compact assembly free of external piping and connections. Available in 20 and 25 mm sizes, high speed steel blades accommodate insert widths from 2–6 mm and are compatible with variety of tool blocks. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Wire Tech Tool Kit includes 3 essential, ergonomic hand tools.

August 25, 2016

Xuron® TK2300 Wire Technician Tool Kit includes 3 tools for assembly and field service operation wiring tasks. Supplied in trifold canvas pouch, tools include Model 2175 Maxi-Shear™ Flush Cutter (up to 12 AWG soft wire), Model 440 High Precision Shear for slitting coaxial cable jacketing, and Model 501 thumb adjustable wire stripper-cutter (10–26 AWG). Features of each ergonomically designed tool include soft rubber hand grips, Light Touch™ return spring, and no finger loops. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Brushless Grinder provides no-load speed of 8,500 rpm.

August 17, 2016

Equipped with 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion battery, 4 ½ in. grinding or cut-off wheel, and electric brake, XAG10M Cut-Off/Angle Grinder offers cordless metalworking solution. Automatic Speed Change™ Technology adjusts speed and torque during grinding/cutting for optimum performance, while electronically controlled BL™ Brushless motor optimizes battery energy use. For convenience, grinder has no lock-on paddle switch with 2-stage lock-off and LED gauge to indicate battery charge level. Read More

Portable Tools

Polyurethane Injection Gun suits concrete lifting applications.

August 4, 2016

Developed for concrete lifting, EliteONE™ is valve operated with one way check valves and utilizes material pressure gauges to let operator monitor pressures at gun prior to injection. Swivel at point of connection to injection port and handle facilitate air flow and foam injection control. To minimize maintenance and associated downtime, this air-purged (optional) injection gun is designed with 8 O-rings and 16 parts. Manual fluid control and one-way material flow protection are standard. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

PFERD Inc to Feature Metal Finishing Solutions at Fabtech 2016

August 1, 2016

Milwaukee, WI— PFERD INC., a global manufacturer and distributor of abrasives, brushes and power tools, will highlight its precision products and power tools as well as its PFERDVALUE® program in booth N2004 at FABTECH 2016, November 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  The company will present featured products from its comprehensive line of metal cutting and finishing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Non-Industrial Products, Portable Tools

String Trimmer offers cordless alternativ to gas equipment.

August 1, 2016

Equipped with electronically controlled BL™ Brushless Motor that delivers up to 6,000 rpm, Model XRU08Z has adjustable speed dial to match speed to application. Trimmer will run up to 37 minutes on high setting and 44 minutes on low under load on single charge of Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0 Ah battery. Telescoping curved shaft adjusts from 60 ½–64 ½ in. in length for operation in tight spaces. Bump-and-feed trimmer head rotates clockwise to help direct grass clippings away from operator. Read More