Measuring Tools

Portable Tools

Inch Size Rulers have self-adhesive design.

May 17, 2016

Available in inch sizes, GN 711 Self-Adhesive Rulers provide measurement markings for use in pharmaceutical, packaging, and food industry applications. These RoHS-compliant products come in 3 versions: stainless steel with .02 in. thickness and etched scale; white plastic with .01 in. thickness, silver highlighting, and printed scale; and transparent plastic with .01 in. thickness and scale printed. Different scale sequences are available for each version. 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 and scale markings. All ruler versions are offered in lengths from 50–1,000 mm. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

General Tools & Instruments Wins Three 2013 Pro Tool Innovation Awards

November 13, 2013

Honored for Outstanding Features, Quality, Performance & Value November 5, 2013 - New York, NY - Three products from General Tools & Instruments (General®) have been named winners in the first ever Pro Tool Innovation Awards (PTIA) competition. General’s iBorescope (DCiS1), 4:1 IR Thermometer with NCV & Flashlight (VR40) and Digital Sliding T-Bevel (828) rank among this year’s most... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Smart Level Sensor targets solid/water interface applications.

May 20, 2013

When equipped with optional stainless steel interface style plumb bob, SiloPatrol® can provide level measurement for settled solids in blanket of water. Plumb bob penetrates through water, makes contact with surface of solid material, and retracts to provide measurement. Housed in split-compartment enclosure, maintenance-free system combines weight and cable techniques, Hall Effect sensor technology, sealed bi-directional optical sensing, and isolated outputs. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Guard-Opening Scales-OSHA, ANSI & CSA

September 24, 2012

Rockford, IL – Rockford Systems, Inc. offers new, precision-engraved acrylic copolymer guard-opening scales.  A guard-opening scale is a valuable tool to use during the design, installation, and inspection of guards to make sure they comply with OSHA, ANSI, and CSA safety standards. These compact OSHA and ANSI/CSA guard-opening scales fold to one-third their size to fit in a pocket. ... Read More

Portable Tools

Combination Square features 2 in. wide base for stability.

August 10, 2012

With 2 in. wide aluminum base that provides true line accuracy on multiple contact points, LaSquare can be used on odd-shaped materials such as round or square tubing, crown molding, cement blocks, and wooden posts. Unit features built-in level and stainless steel blade, hardened and tempered with satin chrome finish and etched graduation marks in 8ths, 16ths, 32nds, and 64ths increments. Movable combination square and miter head is precision ground with 90° square face and 45° miter face. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mounting & Attaching Products, Portable Tools

Mount Signs Faster and More Cost Effectively with New Sign Hanging Tools from Visual Workplace

July 19, 2012

BYRON CENTER, MI - Visual Workplace, Inc. introduces a complete family of Sign Hanging Tools. These commercial-grade solutions help users to easily and professionally mount and hang signs and banners that will stand the test of time. Available tools include a professional grommet press, heavy duty grommets and washers, safety rulers, corner cutters, Velcro and other fasteners, squeegees, weeding... Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

High Efficient Solution for Hot-Rolled Blanks in Laser Quality

April 2, 2012

GEORG finishing lines division develops advanced high performance leveler <4444>The processing of blanks in laser quality with plasticity degrees of up to 80% inside the material to be leveled and a high relief of stresses for further processes represented the challenges to be mastered by Heinrich Georg GmbH Maschinenfabrik for Tata Steel Service Centre UK. Together with its daughter company... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Pulling Tape combines 3 functions in one product.

August 31, 2010

Facilitating cable installation, 3 in One - Premise MULETAPE® combines threading line, measuring tape, and winch line in one product. Pre-lubricated tape minimizes friction levels and eliminates duct cutting. Sequential footage markings enable monitoring of cable location during pull, while indicating how much tape remains on roll. Measuring 1,300 ft in length, Model PMT1300 is rated at 1,800 lb, while Model PMT4500 measures 4,500 ft and is rated at 400 lb. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Circular Bulls-Eye Bubble Levels suit extreme environments.

June 11, 2010

Featuring rugged aluminum housing and precision ground glass, C000X Series Circular Bubble Levels offer high-performance in all weather conditions and are rated for Salt Fog survivability per ASTM B117. Units are filled with damping fluid that controls movement of bubble for accurate readings. Featuring 3 mounting holes to ease installation and calibration, precision circular vials also have polyurethane bumpers and mounting hardware suitable for various surfaces. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Fiberglass Measuring Tapes are lightweight and durable.

May 21, 2010

Offered in 50 ft standard, 200 ft engineer's, or 100 m 2-sided metric/English versions, Lufkin® fiberglass long tapes feature 4-arm, open frame design that protects blade and sheds mud and dirt. Yellow clad fiberglass blade, is smooth, kink-resistant, wipes clean, and is impervious to moisture. End hook folds back for true-zero measurements, and size of ring opening facilitates use when wearing gloves. Handle has cushioned grip that promotes all-day comfort. Read More

Portable Tools

Self-Adhesive Rulers are available in metric lengths.

April 30, 2009

Available in 3 models, series GN 711 RoHS compliant self-adhesive rulers are offered in 100, 200, and 300 mm lengths. Stainless steel version is scale etched and 0.6 mm thick, while white plastic and transparent plastic versions are scale printed and are 0.3 mm thick. Six different figure sequences are available and indicator arrows in all 3 versions can be ordered separately. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Measuring Tape has offset and saddle reference markings.

August 12, 2008

Enabling electrical contractors to create majority of three-bend saddle and offset bends without complicated calculations, Offset Tape Stop(TM) Power-Return Rule has non-slip rubber grip that protects against impact, and dual end hook that attaches to conduits. Front of rule displays saddle bend calculations, while back of rule shows offset calculations, allowing users to determine angle bends. Weighing less than 1 lb, 1 in. wide rule extends up to 16 ft, and features self-lock blade. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Services

SHMUSA Portable Paint Prep Tools

May 30, 2008

MOBILE, AL (May 11, 2008) - Atlantic Marine Shipyard in Mobile, Alabama recently commissioned Saar-Hartmetall USA's Gerima SKF hand-held beveling tool for use by its shipfitters. The main application for this tool is for radius cutting steel plate for paint preparation. The advantages of this hand-held tool came to light due to its ease of use and that the tool can follow... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Aker Increases Productivity With Handheld Milling Tools

May 30, 2008

PHILADELPHIA, PA (May 3, 2008) - Aker Shipyard, the largest commercial U.S. shipyard, has been using the Saar-Hartmetall USA LLC Gerima hand-held radius cutting beveling tools to deburr and bevel edges and holes of steel struts for their ship hulls. Aker uses SHMUSA beveling tools primarily for paint preparation & weld preparation of the ships components. <4444>Aker Philadelphia Shipyard... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Successful Stripback Application is Not Accidental with SHMUSA

May 30, 2008

HOUSTON, TX (May 16, 2008) - Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) at its Houston facility commissioned Saar-Hartmetall USA LLC to assist them in solving a manufacturing problem that has proven to be a unique application discovery for our beveling tool products.<4444>CBI tank manufacturing facility welds large segments of roll-bonded clad metal plate. During the manufacturing process, some of... Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Measuring Tool performs 7 different functions.

March 19, 2008

Made with stainless steel and fiberglass, AngLevel Multi-Purpose Measuring Tool performs same functions as torpedo level, speed-square, T-bevel, plumb bob, and mini-T-square. Able to level up to 16 in., tool includes 1/8 and ¼ in. pitch for drainage. Body of tool displays 1-20 pitch lines simultaneously with degree dial that ranges from 0-90° in 5° increments. Ruler rotates 360°, while compass feature makes circles from 2-15 in. in ½ in. increments. Read More

Portable Tools

Power-Return Rule features self-lock blade.

January 21, 2008

Designed with oversized numbers and dual-end hook that facilitates attachment, 150th anniversary limited edition Tape Stop(TM) Rule features architectural markings in 1/8 in. and ¼ in. scale printed on first 10 ft on back side of nylon-coated blade for elevated and flat surface measurements. Weighing less than 1 lb, rule is 1 in. wide and can be extended up to 25 ft. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Tool Set is suited for tradesmen and DIYs.

March 23, 2007

Featuring 4 tools, GS-3T is comprised of 3 pairs of tongue-and-groove pliers - 426 (6½ in.), 420® (9½ in.), and 440® (12 in.), as well as one 16 ft professional tape measure. Pliers have carbon drop-forged steel construction, PermaLock® fastener, laser heat-treated jaws, and undercut tongue-and-groove design that will not slip. Tape measure features nylon-coated blade and rubber CHANNELLOCK BLUE® impact-absorbing case. Non-slip pause button firmly holds blade in place. Read More

Portable Tools

Scale measures openings of barrier guards.

January 9, 2007

Designed to help users comply with safety standards, folding Guard Safety Scale has English units on one side and metric units on other side. It is made of anodized aluminum with text and graphics that will not rub or scratch off. Scale can be used during design, installation, and inspection of barrier guards to make sure they comply with applicable machine safety standards. Read More