Portable Tools

Portable Tools

Six-in-One Screwdriver features ergonomic design.

March 26, 2015

Ergonomically designed with high-impact plastic core covered in comfortable cushion grip handle, PRO 6-in-1 Screwdriver can be used for extended periods of time without hand fatigue or stress. Model 19002C bit load includes Phillips (1, 2), Slotted (3/16 in. and 7/32 in.), and Nut Drivers (¼ in. and 5/16 in.), while Model 19003C bit load includes Security Torx® (T15, T20, T25, T30), and Nut Drivers (¼ in. and 5/16 in.). Read More

Portable Tools

Multi-Angle 2-in-1 Wrench fits into tight spots on pipelines.

March 23, 2015

With its reversible, articulating head and 17 in. long x ½ in. thick, ergonomic, stamped steel handle, 8E ratchet wrench lets workers access nuts in tight spots. There are 2 hex socket size combinations available (1 ¼ x 1 1/16 in. and 1 1/8 x 15/16 in.), and their 12-point design facilitates engagement with common nut sizes found in pipeline and construction work. Along with EZ-flip head, features include 36-tooth ratchets, 10° handle throw, 200 lb-ft torque, and Hi-Vis sockets/handle. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Turnkey Field Kit helps ensure repeatable terminations.

March 23, 2015

Designed for professional installer, EZ-RJPRO™ Termination Pod provides everything needed for consistent, repeatable terminations. Assortment of tools and connectors is suitable when working with Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat3 as well. Components include: EZ-RJPRO HD Crimp Tool, Cat5e/6 Cable Jacket Stripper, Electrician’s Scissors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat5e connectors, 100 EZ-RJ45® Cat6 connectors, and 50 EZ-RJ12/11 connectors. Read More

Portable Tools

Analog Torque Wrench Screwdrivers offer preset trigger.

March 19, 2015

Available in 4 variants that are compatible with PB Tools’ line of interchangeable blades and PrecisionBits, MecaTorque Torque Tools have non-slip Santoprene® handle. Torque handles with preset trigger value are suited for applications requiring same torque at all times, such as in machining or assembly operations. All torque handles are supplied with test certificate for ±6% according to EN ISO 6789, and can be recalibrated or reset in specified range, with help of test device. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Machine Tools are available with coolant-through technology.

March 19, 2015

Heimatec tools are available with high-pressure, coolant-thru designs up to 1,000 psi and 2,000 psi for straight and angle head tools, respectively. Coolant-thru technology promotes accelerated, clean cuts on large and deep parts where chips and excess heat build-up pose challenges.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Ripping Automation System can be adapted to existing equipment.

March 13, 2015

Available as add-on system, TigerRip 1000 can be adapted to existing rip saw. This lets manufacturers add material optimization and rip saw automation functions to existing equipment with 3 product configurations: in-feed table and automated fence; in-feed table, automated fence, and saw; or entire system comprising in-feed table, automated fence, saw, and return conveyor. Dynamic Optimization™ of random-width lumber enables automated ripping and helps optimize material yield. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Portable Tools

Digital Cutting Machine handles diverse materials and operations.

March 12, 2015

Able to be integrated with any digital press for in-line operation, PaperOne™ Laser System consistently die-cuts, micro-perforates, pierces, engraves, and marks paper, cardboard, and adhesive-coated stocks as well as PP, BOPP, and PET. Machine delivers perfect registration for single-sample or batch production, and feeder handles sizes up to 19.65 x by 27.55 in. and thicknesses from 0.007–0.027 in. Uses include die-cutting of packaging, greeting cards, literature, posters, envelopes, and more. Read More

Portable Tools

Cross-Handle Screwdrivers feature lateral drive.

March 12, 2015

Featuring 2-component design with sheathing made of Santoprene® for fatigue-free working, PB Swiss Tools’ Cross-Handle Screwdrivers have lateral drive that ensures required force transfer while tightening or loosening screws. Ergonomic design eliminates strain on users' wrist, while asymmetric form enables effortless application of torque. Autoclaveable up to 120°C, slip-proof handles resist harsh chemicals. Every screwdriver is color-coded according to screw type for identification. Read More

Portable Tools

Screwdrivers are color-coded by size.

March 5, 2015

Designed for Pozidriv screws, PB Swiss Tools’ SwissGrip Rainbow Series is color-coded, enabling users to quickly locate, assign, and apply correct screwdriver. Soft handle coating is made of skin-friendly Santoprene®, which transfers torque. Each tool is labeled with serial number for additional security and to enable tracing product back to raw material. SwissGrip Rainbow Series is also available in Flat/Slotted, Phillips, and Torx® screw profiles. Read More

Portable Tools

Hex Keys feature color-coded design.

February 20, 2015

Color-coded according to size and function, PB Swiss Tools’ Rainbow® Series can be quickly located in toolbox, at workplace, or on construction site. Key sets feature precisely chamfered corners to facilitate insertion into screws, and have tolerances smaller than human hair. Chrome-plated with powder-coated color finish for protection against corrosion, hex keys have perfect-shaped ball-point end, allowing user to turn screws with angle up to 30°. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Portable Tools

Push/Pull Poles facilitate running of cables in tight spaces.

February 17, 2015

Made of non-conductive fiberglass to protect installer from electrical shock, Tuff-Rod™ push/pull poles simplify running of various types of cables above ceilings, down walls, under raised floors, or through hard to access voids and cavities. Products can be threaded together to achieve max length of 30 ft, and 3 attachment-ends – J Hook attachment, bullet tip, and Wisp head – extend versatility. Glow in the dark version is also available to accommodate use in dim environments. Read More

Portable Tools

Tool Case Kits contain comprehensive blade assortment.

February 16, 2015

Available in bordeaux, grey, and petrol, PB Swiss Tools’ Zip-Up Tool Cases each include SwissGrip 215 handle for interchangeable blades; flat/slotted blade size 2, 3, and 4; Phillips blade size 1 and 2; square reaming awl blade; flat/slotted precision screwdrivers size 0 and 1; and Knipex brand slip joint and combination pliers. Interchangeable SwissGrip handle, with soft Santoprene® surface, provides secure grip and is resistant to harsh chemicals. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Tool Pouch prevents dropping of items from heights.

February 10, 2015

Arsenal® Topped Parts Pouch, available in 20 oz water-resistant canvas (5528) and waterproof tarpaulin (5538) versions, features hands-free, self-closing Trap Door™ top. Used for storing small parts, hardware, and tools, products also prevent items from falling from heights when tipped over and facilitate retrieval. Features include 2 exterior nickel-plated D-Rings for facilitated tool lanyard attachment, 2 exterior tool loops and nickel-plated storm drain. Max safe working capacity is 20 lb. Read More

Portable Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Magnetic Spray Gun Holder helps organize paint booths.

January 29, 2015

Designed to keep spray guns orderly and close at hand, Spray Gun Holder features forked arm that is capable of holding spray guns in variety of orientations. Strong neodymium magnet allows holder to attach to any steel surface, even through multiple layers of paint buildup. Measuring 4.9 in. in diameter, holder projects out 5.5 in. and offers weight capacity up to 95 lb.  Read More

Portable Tools

Powered Vascular Stapler offers precision during thoracic surgery.

January 28, 2015

Optimized for precision and stability, ECHELON FLEX™ can be used for critical vessel transections. Curved, blunt, and narrow anvil, along with articulating shaft and placement tip, promote visibility, navigation, and precise placement during procedures. While allowed percentage of manual articulation in each direction promotes flexibility during final placement, design also minimizes tip movement during firing for less movement during transection. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Controls & Controllers, Portable Tools

Torque and Automation Control eliminates potential variations.

January 21, 2015

Designed for automation and robotic fastening applications, SD-Series provides digital adjustable torque setting, variable torque and speed control, and multiple I/O options for integration with PLCs and other line control techniques. Built-in screw counter prevents screw-fastening errors and detects cross threading, omissions, unfinished rundowns, and cycle incompletes. Electric screwdrivers, featuring Swiss Maxon brushless motor technology, range from 0.08–13 lb-in. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Portable Tools

Laser Marking Scan Head combines speed and positional stability.

January 21, 2015

Available with silicon mirrors for 3 laser wavelengths, basiCube 10 scan head achieves 800 cps and exhibits positional stability under load. Product is optimized for basic laser marking applications and features 10 mm aperture as well as laser marking-optimized tuning. Read More

Portable Tools, Optics & Photonics

Mini-Split Installation Support Tool reduces labor requirements.

January 20, 2015

Supporting up to 100 lb, Mighty Bracket™ fits most mini-split sizes and enables hands-free, single-person installation of evaporator coil. Reusable bracket, constructed of ABS plastic, hooks onto both tabs of mini-split wall mounting plate in <1 min and holds mini-split evaporator coil for electrical, refrigeration line, and condensate drain pump/hose connections. Due to 20 in. long support arms, evaporator coils can be temporarily angled away from wall at 23° to 45° for back panel access. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cordless Cutter drives 6 in. cutting wheel.

January 7, 2015

Specifically designed for metal workers who are consistently on-location without access to power supply, ZIPWHEEL Cutter utilizes 18 V/5.2 Ah battery with Ventilated Charging System, which charges battery while keeping it cool to extend life. Tool leverages DYNAMAX electronics for rpm control and consistent speed under load, beveled gears to minimize noise, as well as front retaining plate and rear bushing to prevent misalignment while minimizing vibration. Read More

Portable Tools

90 Degree Bent Nose Pliers pick up tiny objects without strain.

December 17, 2014

Used for working on chainmail and similar projects which require tools for picking up, holding, and forming tiny rings, wire, and clips, Xuron® Model 486 is made from carbon steel and has perfectly aligned, precision ground tips that let users pick up tiny objects without putting any strain on their wrists. Ergonomic design, which incorporates Xuro-Rubber™ hand grips and internal return spring for added agility, also feature blackened tips to prevent glare and reduce eye strain. Read More