Portable Tools

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Grooving Tools feature reinforced blades. .

October 12, 2015

With dual internal coolant delivery system, Walter Cut G2042 Series optimizes surface finish in parting and grooving operations. System precisely delivers coolant to flank and to chipbreaker of insert, resulting in constant optimum operating temperature. Parting blades come in sizes of 1.02 and 1.26 in., and inserts are available in widths of 2–4 mm. Prime applications include turret turning... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Press Brake Tooling features laser hardened design.

October 9, 2015

Available to North American market, LVD Style Press Brake Tooling includes punches and dies that are laser hardened for durability and extended life. In addition, dies are Nitrex® treated for optimal performance. Patented STONE® radius die design assures accurate bend angles along full length of bend and minimizes friction between material and die, especially when used with LVD... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Festool USA Wins Two Industry Innovation Awards

October 8, 2015

TSC Cordless Track Saw and BHC Rotary Hammer Singled Out in Competitive 18V Categories Lebanon, IN – Festool USA has just won two Pro Tool Innovation Awards (PTIA) for the TSC 55 Cordless Track Saw and the BHC 18 Cordless Rotary Hammer. The TSC 55, which won the 18V cordless track saw category, is described as being the most versatile, precise cutting system available, and is able to cut... Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Economics 101

October 7, 2015

ASSEMBLY LINE HEADACHES??? QUICK, CALL THE DOCTORS OF MUTILATION PREVENTION! Does your assembly plant have a busy paint repair area? Do you get frustrated when the paint mutilations increase and draws the attention of the plant manager? Well the "MUTILATION PREVENTION DOCTORS" at Assembly Tool Specialists, Inc. can provide you and your associates with cues and solutions that will get the boss off... Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mountable Aluminum Metric Rulers feature etched markings.

October 6, 2015

Available in metric sizes as well as self-adhesive version, GN 711.2 aluminum rulers with 3.3 mm mounting holes are RoHS compliant and come in 6 horizontal and vertical configurations. Imprints resist effects of weak acids and lye solutions as well as brief exposure to solvents. Construction is of aluminum with natural anodized finish, and surfaces are imprinted in black with etched numbers... Read More

Portable Tools

Compact Angle Grinders are available with ergonomic handle.

October 2, 2015

Solid entry, Power product, and Inox series include ergonomic compact angle grinders that are available with narrow FEIN ErgoGrip (Rat Tail) handle. Extended toward the rear, this 4 ¾ in. long handle enables continuous work while minimizing fatigue and promoting secure grip and machine control with defined hand position. Suitable for users in trade and industry who perform frequent... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Compact Angle Grinder features ergonomic grip.

October 2, 2015

Equipped with 760 W motor that provides no-load speed of 12,500 rpm, FEIN WSG 7-115 rotates in 90° steps. Tool features 4.5 in. grinding wheel, full metal gear head, long-life carbon brushes, and dust protection on all electronic components. Smaller ergonomic grip optimizes control and minimizes fatigue while grinding for long periods of time. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Nanophase to Exhibit and Present Optical Polishing Solutions at Optifab 2015

October 2, 2015

Romeoville, Illinois  – Nanophase Technologies Corporation, a global provider of engineered nanomaterial solutions, will present two papers and exhibit their optical surface polishing products at next month’s Optifab conference in Rochester, N.Y. Nanophase representatives will be at Booth 304 at the Oct. 12-15 show to discuss their Cerium Oxide and Aluminum Oxide optical polishing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Milling Cutter System promotes machining versatility.

September 30, 2015

With M4792 slot drill, M4575 T-slot cutter, M4002 high-feed cutter, M4132 shoulder milling cutter, and M4574 chamfer cutter, M4000 milling cutter system enables users to tackle diverse machining operations. Insert system has single basic shape compatible with every M4000 body, allowing inserts to be used in all tools within M4000 range. Also available indexable inserts include grade with CVD... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper handles large, insulated cables.

September 29, 2015

Used on cables with cross sections that range from 14–8 AWG, stripax® ULtimate XL (Part No. 1512780000) strips wires that have tough, halogen-free insulation as well as cables with PUR sheathing materials and diameters up to 7.2 mm. Blades enable quick, clean, and precise stripping via automatic, self-adjusting action, and lower jaw adjusts via setscrew to provide precise, symmetrical... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Hydraulic Crimping Machine features programmable operation.

September 25, 2015

Designed for loose-piece, heavy gauge crimping, CT 65 employs parallel crimping action that delivers up to 16.9 tons for applications up to 750 MCM. Full-cycle mechanism maximizes crimp quality by ensuring dies close completely before they reopen, machine's ergonomic 15° tilt provides optimal viewing angle, and LED light enhances visibility of crimping area. Along with 3 programmable... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Ball Nose Milling Cutters produce homokinetic joints.

September 23, 2015

Suited for production of homokinetic joints of hardened steel, CPMill Ball Nose Milling Cutters feature 5 cutting edges and highly spiraled geometry that ensures optimal chip removal. Solid carbide cutters for pre-machining come in variety of diameters featuring optimized base substrate and coating. For easy changing of milling heads, units are equipped with CFS interface. High concentricity of... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Portable Tools

Inflatable Shim supports up to 300 lb.

September 23, 2015

Spanning gaps from 3/32 to 2 ½ in., AirShim Inflatable Pry Bar and Leveling Tool allows single installer to position and hold items in place. Contractor-grade inflatable bag offers one-handed operation using squeeze pump and precise bleeder valve, letting user raise and lower to perfect alignments. With no-scuff cover, AirShim is suited for installing appliances, beams, cabinets, doors,... Read More

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

Multi-Material Cutter cuts tubing, tape, wire, and cable.

September 21, 2015

Featuring fully electric design, Model MMC71 is capable of cutting wide range of materials, including flat material up to 3.3 in. wide, tubing up to 3/16 in. OD, and wire up to 14 AWG stranded or 16 AWG solid. Programmable unit offers 10 fixed feed rates, 10 fixed cut rates, and storage for up to 99 batches and 10 kits. Material guides are adjustable for each application, and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Magnetic Drilling Units are designed for heavy-duty applications.

September 15, 2015

Equipped with ACCUDRILL pressure indicator and material and thickness detector, ICECUT 100 (850 W, 600 rpm) and ICECUT 200 (300 and 600 rpm) promote safe and reliable use. ACCUDRILL safety amp meter in central control panel lets users optimize drilling operation productivity while preventing motor from overloading/overheating. Also included, material and thickness detector will not let drill... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Milling Cutters work on lightweight materials.

September 14, 2015

For machining thermoplastics, OptiMill-Thermoplastic has sharpened cutting edges and chip discharge-optimized geometry. Diamond-coated OptiMill-Thermoplastic-FR, for machining fiber-reinforced thermoplastics, cuts fibers without burr formation. For milling fiber composite parts, OptiMill-Composite-UD diamond-coated end milling cutter eliminates delaminations and fiber projections.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cordless Grinders utilize 18 V battery with 4 Ah capacity.

September 14, 2015

Available with ¼ in. or 6 mm chuck, ASC 9 Straight Grinder operates at speeds of 9,000 rpm and is suitable for work with non-woven brushes and flap wheels. ABC 7 Belt Grinder, operating at 7,000 rpm, can be fitted with 1/8, ¼, and ½ in. wide belts for applications with tight spaces. AKC 3 Fillet Weld Grinder features reduction gears and long aluminum neck for metalworking... Read More

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

Hand-Held Air-Operated Cutter from Eraser

September 9, 2015

Model MR30A from The Eraser Company is a Hand-Held Air-Operated Cutter.  This ergonomically designed tool uses 85 PSI air pressure and creates 617 lbs. of cutting force.  The MR30A is capable of cutting .130 copper, .110 steel and .047 piano wire.  Three blade types are available to provide end cuts, center cuts, or diagonal cuts. Also available for use with the MR30A is an optional... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Blind Hole Taps machine stainless steels.

September 4, 2015

Designed for machining stainless steels and ISO M materials, TC142 Blind Hole Taps also have secondary application in ISO P materials, particularly in softer steels which require more chip control. Grade WW60RB, featuring wear-resistant coating, offers extended tool life and high cutting speeds for high-volume production. Grade WY80FC features vaporized surface that guarantees high level of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Holemaking Tools are engineered for performance, durability.

September 4, 2015

Made from heavy-duty steel, holemaking products are engineered for optimized for life expectancy and performance. Bi-metal hole saws cut stainless steel, mile steel, drywall, ceiling tile, laminate, wood, and plastic. Double-fluted step drill bits have thick, extra-long, 3/8 in. hex shank that provides firm, positive grip in drill and won’t spin out. Also available, wood boring bits... Read More