Portable Tools

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Artis Tweezers from Aven: Exclusive Design Reduces Hand Fatigue and Enhances Productivity

March 31, 2016

The tweezer is one of the longest standing and most important staples of every work bench, and Aven’s innovative Artis Tweezers have set a new precedent for precision. The patent-pending design features an angled bend at the end of the tip, which provides a softer overall grip with a large surface area that greatly reduces hand fatigue while enhancing overall productivity and effectiveness. The... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

March 30, 2016

In addition to cutting and stripping 10–12 AWG solid and 12–14 AWG stranded wire, 9 in. Journeyman™ (Cat No. J2139NECRN) crimps non-insulated connectors, lugs, and terminals. High-leverage design with crimping die positioned behind hinge promotes cutting and gripping power, and cross-hatched knurled jaws are optimized for gripping. Along with induction-hardened cutting knives, features... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Portable Tools

Termination System handles 110 type 4 pair keystone jacks.

March 30, 2016

To simplify keystone jack terminations, 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 with rust-resistant black oxide finish. Comfort grip TPR handles minimize hand stress on large jobs with prolonged use. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Spring News Letter

March 24, 2016

POINTS OF INTEREST: NEW Address: 1529 Cottage Street, Ashland OH 44805

  • MARCH : MORI SEIKI PASSES ITS FINISHING TESTS
  • CINCINNATI GRINDERS ARRIVE FOR THEIR REBUILD (P. 2)
  • ACU-RITE SPRING SALE EVENT; COMPLETE WITH FREE SHIPPING! (P.2.)
MORI SEIKI MARCH MADNESS The Mori will go home, looking new and performing great. Looking at the before after pictures gives... Read More

Portable Tools

Cordless Impact Tools deliver optimized torque values.

March 22, 2016

Offering electronic 3-speed power selection, 18 V LXT® Brushless Cordless Impact Tools include XWT07M/Z ¾ in. square drive impact wrench, XWT08M/Z ½ in. square drive impact wrench, and XWT09T/Z 7/16 in. hex chuck impact drill. While XWT07M/Z delivers 780 lb-ft fastening torque and 1,250 lb-ft breakaway torque, respective values for XWT08M/Z are 740 lb-ft and 1,180 lb-ft. Both... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Portable Tools

Manual Sprayer integrates advanced pump technology.

March 21, 2016

Incorporating OptiSpray AP01 application pump in conjunction with OptiFlex®2 Series gun and control, OptiFlex2 F Spray manual unit serves applications requiring high film builds or precise and constant powder outputs when using long powder hoses. Single-chamber design based on SIT (Smart Inline Technology) ensures constant and reproducible coating over extended periods, even with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Low-Vibration Needle Scalers carry ATEX certification.

March 16, 2016

Trelawny™ ATEX Vibro-Lo™ series removes coatings/corrosion and cleans other accumulated materials from surfaces. Operating at 5.5 cfm of air and providing up to 3,000 bpm, units are ATEX-certified Ex II 2 Gc IIA T4 and come with non-sparking Copper Beryllium needles. Minimal vibration (2.3 Aeq m/s² max) reduces operator fatigue and increases efficiency. While models VL203Ex and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Magnetically Mounted LED Spotlight produces 1,530 lumens.

March 10, 2016

Constructed of precision machined aluminum with powder coating, impact-resistant polycarbonate lens, and IP65 rating, 18 Watt Model HMLBLT-18W-LED-25 is approved for outdoor environments where corrosion resistance and waterproof lighting is required. Light is offered in focused 25° spot beam or 60° flood beam, and provides cool white light output with color temperature of 5000K. With dual... Read More

Portable Tools

Lineman's Pliers are designed for ergonomics and efficacy.

March 7, 2016

Sized to fit in tool belt or box, 6 in. (p/n 12206C) and 8.5 in. (p/n 12201C) Lineman's Pliers facilitate gripping, twisting, bending, and cutting of wire and cable. Both feature 2-tone (TPR) molded comfort grip handle as well as 6140CrV drop forged carbon alloy steel body with hardness level of 45 ±3 and blade hardness of 58-61. While both models also feature polished finish, 6... Read More

Portable Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Torque Measurement Equipment enables full data traceability.

March 4, 2016

Suitable for auditing and calibrating assembly tools, Torque Measurement Equipment certifies that tools are within tolerance. Full product offering includes simple tool checks featuring CM/CMK or SPC test results, to complete standalone Mobile systems. For optimized system accuracy and data communication, all transducers feature full digital communication to PC or analyzer. Torque... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Portable Tools

Wire Management Products come in diverse configurations.

March 4, 2016

Offered in various configurations, materials, and wire ranges, ILSCON® terminals feature UL-Certified design. Wire markers, also available, come in several types: slide/snap-on, adhesive pre-printed white vinyl labels, as well as cassettes and kits. Cable ties and mounts have industry-standard design and come in different lengths, tensile strengths, and colors. Without requiring heat... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean, Machinery & Machining Tools, Non-Industrial Products, Portable Tools

Floor Pad Scrubs, Buffs, Strips, and Polishes Floors while it Creates Jobs

March 4, 2016

Impact Earth™ Floor Pads from Impact Products include top quality stripping, scrubbing, spray buffing, polishing, and burnishing pads in a variety of dimensions. And these floor pads are also part of the USDA Bio-Preferred program, making them the greenest and most sustainable in the industry. Made from renewable, plant-based materials, Impact Earth pads are part of the “bio economy” which... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

New Finishing Equipment has Arrived at Ran-Tech

March 2, 2016

We are very excited about our new Apex automated sheet sander.  We anticipate this equipment to free up manufacturing resources and speed processing of parts. MACHINE FEATURES

  • 13" wide sanding area.
  • Dual infeed and outfeed pinch rolls to ensure parts feed through machine properly
  • One- to three-head configurations with drum, brush, disc or combination... Read More

Portable Tools

Basecoat Spray Gun is designed for automotive refinishing.

February 26, 2016

With optimal metallic control and minimal overspray, TEKNA® Basecoat sprays well at low pressures. Material-specific spray gun comes with HVLP air cap and achieves top performance when spraying waterborne and solvent-based materials at 14–18 psi. Anodized inside and out for corrosion and scratch resistance, full-sized gun also comes in kits with HV20 air cap, 2 fluid tips,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Multi-Mode Sanders conserve time during surface preparation.

February 22, 2016

Addressing needs of painters, remodelers, cabinetmakers, furniture makers, and other professionals, Rotex sanders offer dual mode operation. Gear-driven aggressive rotary mode suits rapid stock removal or polishing, while random orbital mode is designed for finish or detail sanding. Models include Rotex RO 150 FEQ (720 W), Rotex RO 125 FEQ (500 W), and Rotex RO 90 DX (400 W). Latter lets... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Ceramic Inserts bolster performance in unstable conditions.

February 19, 2016

Secomax™ CS100 sialon ceramic grade inserts with T-style edge, featuring free-cutting, sharp geometry, deliver strength, stability, and longevity needed for machining of nickel-based superalloys in unstable conditions. Inserts are available in 20° chamfers ranging from .002–.004 in. wide, and sharp, negative reinforced cutting edges absorb cutting force and pressure otherwise... Read More

Portable Tools

Chainmaille Pliers Kit optimizes user comfort and control.

February 18, 2016

Used for creating and repairing chainmaille, Xuron® TK3700 Chainmaille Plier Kit combines Model 486 plier with 90° bent nose that lets user pick up jump rings without twisting wrists, Model 475 short nose plier for opening and closing jump rings, and Model 485FN flat nose plier for heavy wire and steel jump rings. Made from high carbon steel which is blackened to prevent glare, tools have... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Portable Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

RIDGID® Showcases Diagnostic, Locating and Drain Cleaning Innovations at WWETT Show

February 18, 2016

Booth visitors can enter to win one of six MR-10 Magnetic Locators in a show giveaway ELYRIA, OHIO – RIDGID®, a leading manufacturer of innovative tools and equipment for the professional trades, will highlight some of its most advanced solutions at the 2016 WWETT Show, February 17-20, in Indianapolis, Indiana. The RIDGID booth (#1247) will feature diagnostic, locating and drain cleaning... Read More

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

Power Tool Holders

February 16, 2016

Assembly Tool Specialists carries a unique line of Power Tool Holders that can be mounted on tables or can support a rod connected to the overhead trolley system. ATS also offers two sizes of power tool yokes to be attached to balancers. Read More

Portable Tools

Use of Push Tools

February 15, 2016

Assembly Tool Specialists has established their reputation as a leading pioneer within the Mutilation Prevention field. We continue to design and manufacture many uncovered special tools, such as Push Tools. Read More