Portable Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

All-Electric Tube Hone handles bore ID's up to 35.41 in.

September 22, 2014

Combining servo precision and cycle-automation features with 0.004 in. stroke repeatability, Model HTR can hone blind bores or correct tight spots in bore without operator intervention. Modular design can be configured for stroke lengths from 8–46.2 ft. Machine's 12 kW spindle motor, combined with 4-step gearbox, produces constant power band through entire speed range of 10–470 rpm for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Milling Cutters reduce micro fracturing.

September 19, 2014

Designed for stability and to minimize likelihood of micro fracturing, Walter Prototyp Supreme MB265/MB266 feature coolant strategy without radial exits, V-cutting edges that increase ramping angle, and one cutting edge to center. Engineered primarily for use with ISO N material group, these milling tools come in WJ30UU (uncoated) grade; Supreme MB265 is also available in WJ30CA (CrN coated)... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

CS Unitec's Model 5 6005 0010 Air Reciprocating Saw

September 15, 2014

CS Unitec's versatile reciprocating saw, The Wolf, makes straight cuts in steel and has a long orbital stroke for cutting softer materials including wood, plastic and aluminum. A selector switch easily changes the stroke setting to either straight or orbital. Model 5 6005 0010 is designed with a powerful 1.6 HP pneumatic motor for cutting steel pipe and channel from 1/2" up to 6" diameter and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Plasma Cutting/Gouging System is designed for manual applications.

September 10, 2014

Delivering 100% duty cycle at 200 A, PAK® 200i supports hand cutting up to 2¾ in. on mild steel, as well as 10 ipm on 2 in. carbon steel, and will remove up to 25 lb of carbon steel per hour. Upon accidental tip-to-work piece contact, Tip Saver Plus feature folds back current to 35 A to ensure tip is not damaged. System can be configured to operate at 380–415 V, 480 V, or 400 V CE, and... Read More

Portable Tools

Multi-Bit Screwdriver Kit ensures right tool is always available.

September 9, 2014

Designed for security and traditional application professionals, 22-in-1 Security Screwdriver Kit (p/n 19105) features 11 double-ended shaft-style bits, which include multiple sizes of security Torx®, hex, and Robertson, along with spanners and tri-wings. Standard slotted and Phillips bits are also included, and shaft design can reach screws recessed up to 5 in. deep. To facilitate... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Southwire Launches 42 New Voice-Data-Video Tools

September 9, 2014

New VDV Tools Meet Key Installer Needs and Expand Southwire Tools & Equipment Line CARROLLTON, Ga. -- Southwire will unveil a new line of over 40 voice-data-video (VDV) tools at CEDIA Expo 2014, a showcase for new audio, video, control, networking and lighting products taking place in Denver from Sept. 10-13. The new VDV tools complement Southwire's full line of Low-Voltage cable products and... Read More

Portable Tools

Portable Magnetic Drill can be converted to standard drill press.

September 8, 2014

Featuring 8.2 A motor and no-load speed of 450 rpm, MABasic 200 drills up to 1¼ in. dia, 5¾ in. depth with annular cutters in structural steel and other metals. This heavy-duty, single-speed, 14¼ in. tall, 27 lb tool accepts cutters with ¾ in. Weldon Shank. With optional chuck, product converts to standard drill press with 6 1/3 in. stroke for... Read More

Packaging Products & Equipment, Portable Tools

Samuel Strapping Systems' Completes New Equipment Install at HW Culp

September 8, 2014

Since their start in 1925, HW Culp has been producing high quality lumber, with annual production exceeding 100 million board feet per year, for wholesale customers at competitive prices. With this in mind, the need for a fast and reliable lumber strapper has always been important to the company; however, due to changes in the business, the previous machine was no longer up to the job. "The... Read More

Portable Tools

Cordless Rotary Tool integrates LED front-end lighting.

September 5, 2014

Featuring ergonomic design for detailed projects and tight spaces, Dremel® Micro™ 8050 enables user to select optimal speed for each application, ranging from 5,000–28,000 rpm. Unit operates on 8 V Max Lithium-ion battery and has LED smart features such as front-end lighting, variable speed indicator, and fuel gauge. Additional features include Quick Collet Lock for fast accessory changes,... Read More

Portable Tools

Pipe Press Kits feature blow-molded carrying case.

September 4, 2014

Weighing 21 lb lighter than previous models to facilitate carrying on and off jobsite, MegaPress® Kits include RIDGID Press Tools, Jaws, Rings, and Prep Tools built for demanding applications. Flameless system eliminates need for hot work permits. Press connections can be made on wet system. Kits include ½–2 in. Full MegaPress Kit and ½–1 in. Jaw-Only MegaPress Kit. Read More

Portable Tools

Cordless Impact Wrench delivers precise fastening control.

September 3, 2014

Combining extended run time of brushless motor technology with 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 4.0 Ah battery, Model XWT02M provides 3 speed settings for fastening applications with ½ in. sockets. Low, Medium, and High Speed settings offer speeds from 0–1,600, 0–2,100, and 0–2,800 rpm with 0–1,800, 0–2,600, and 0–3,500 impacts/min, respectively. Star Protection Computer Controls™ allow... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

EC&M Announces Klein® Tools Wins 2014 Product of the Year

September 3, 2014

Klein Tools’ Open Jaw Cable Cutter Receives Platinum Award (Lincolnshire, IL) - Klein Tools (www.kleintools.com , for professionals since 1857, was awarded the ECM Product of the Year award for the Open Jaw Cable Cutter (Cat. No. 63711). The new tool earned high marks for solving a common problem identified by customers. Electricians and overhead and... Read More

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

Eraser's Model MMC200 Can Cut a Virtually Limitless Range of Materials

August 29, 2014

Eraser's Model MMC200 Multi-Material Cutter offers users a wide range of industrial cutting applications. The unit can process tubing up to 5/8" (15.8mm) OD, flat material up to 3.94" (100mm) wide and round copper wire up to 10AWG (2.58mm) solid.  Rollers and diameter settings are easily adjusted to accommodate different material sizes. Boasting a maximum cutting force of 600 pounds, the... Read More

Portable Tools

Ergonomic Scissor cleanly cuts difficult threads, cords, yarns.

August 26, 2014

Designed for cutting threads, cords, and yarns that are waxed, fluffy, soft, and slippery, Model 441 Thread & Cord Scissor is ergonomically designed with open handles for comfortable fit in smaller hands. Design does not have any finger loops and includes soft rubber grips and Light-Touch™Â return spring. Sharp, tapered cutting blades feature one serrated edge for holding threads, cords,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Cable Termination Tool exceeds 10-Gig performance standard.

August 25, 2014

Combining 2 crimpers into single tool for 2-step crimping, Tele-Titan™ Xg 2.0 terminates to industry-specified crimp heights while achieving straight action crimp with minimal hand force. Tool features S45C carbon steel frame with rust-resistant black oxide finish and gun-style lock for secure closure. Suitable for use with Cat6E, Cat6A, Cat7, and over-sized Cat5e/6 industrial Ethernet... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Modular Punch Assemblies feature one-piece design.

August 22, 2014

Featuring punch-and-die design to make custom-shaped cut-outs, Modular Punch Assemblies can punch holes in flexible materials such as films, foils, paper, nonwovens, hose, tubing, tape, foam, rubber, mesh, laminates, and medical devices. Units are also capable of creating virtually invisible micro punches. Available in pneumatic or electric configurations, punch units use hardened-steel tooling... Read More

Portable Tools

Pneumatic Chain Saws feature patented chain brake.

August 22, 2014

Equipped with 4 hp motor that consumes 92 cfm of air at 90 psi, Series 5 1026, 5 1027, 5 1028, and 5 1029 are available with cutting capacity of 15, 17, 21, or 25 in. Units include Armor Tipped Guide Bar, Super Chisel saw chain 404 pitch, two separate oil lubricating systems for chain and motor, and chain brake that stops chain movement during kickback or repositioning of saw during cutting.... Read More

Portable Tools

Torque Wrenches feature self-locking adjusting knob.

August 21, 2014

Featuring large white/black, high-contrast external scale, QL5 Series Adjustable Torque Wrenches enable torque value to be set on unit. Tools also include re-designed 2-tone color grip which features different ranges, scale, and adjustment style. With multi-color grip cap options, operators can identify wrench for different uses or job purposes. Lightweight Model QLE2 features press lock... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper features built-in cutter.

August 14, 2014

Made from high grade polymers and carbon steels, Maxim 6 features stripping range of 24–10 AWG and cutting range of 30–10 AWG. Autoform laminated stripping jaws form around radius of cable to prevent damage to inner conductor, while built-in wire stop measures strip length. Suitable for round, oval, and flat wire cable, tool has ergonomic handle designed to minimize fatigue. Read More