Other Portable Tools

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

Wire Tech Tool Kit includes 3 essential, ergonomic hand tools.

August 25, 2016

Xuron® TK2300 Wire Technician Tool Kit includes 3 tools for assembly and field service operation wiring tasks. Supplied in trifold canvas pouch, tools include Model 2175 Maxi-Shear™ Flush Cutter (up to 12 AWG soft wire), Model 440 High Precision Shear for slitting coaxial cable jacketing, and Model 501 thumb adjustable wire stripper-cutter (10–26 AWG). Features of each ergonomically designed tool include soft rubber hand grips, Light Touch™ return spring, and no finger loops. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Brushless Grinder provides no-load speed of 8,500 rpm.

August 17, 2016

Equipped with 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion battery, 4 ½ in. grinding or cut-off wheel, and electric brake, XAG10M Cut-Off/Angle Grinder offers cordless metalworking solution. Automatic Speed Change™ Technology adjusts speed and torque during grinding/cutting for optimum performance, while electronically controlled BL™ Brushless motor optimizes battery energy use. For convenience, grinder has no lock-on paddle switch with 2-stage lock-off and LED gauge to indicate battery charge level. Read More

Portable Tools

Polyurethane Injection Gun suits concrete lifting applications.

August 4, 2016

Developed for concrete lifting, EliteONE™ is valve operated with one way check valves and utilizes material pressure gauges to let operator monitor pressures at gun prior to injection. Swivel at point of connection to injection port and handle facilitate air flow and foam injection control. To minimize maintenance and associated downtime, this air-purged (optional) injection gun is designed with 8 O-rings and 16 parts. Manual fluid control and one-way material flow protection are standard. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

PFERD Inc to Feature Metal Finishing Solutions at Fabtech 2016

August 1, 2016

Milwaukee, WI— PFERD INC., a global manufacturer and distributor of abrasives, brushes and power tools, will highlight its precision products and power tools as well as its PFERDVALUE® program in booth N2004 at FABTECH 2016, November 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  The company will present featured products from its comprehensive line of metal cutting and finishing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Non-Industrial Products, Portable Tools

String Trimmer offers cordless alternativ to gas equipment.

August 1, 2016

Equipped with electronically controlled BL™ Brushless Motor that delivers up to 6,000 rpm, Model XRU08Z has adjustable speed dial to match speed to application. Trimmer will run up to 37 minutes on high setting and 44 minutes on low under load on single charge of Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0 Ah battery. Telescoping curved shaft adjusts from 60 ½–64 ½ in. in length for operation in tight spaces. Bump-and-feed trimmer head rotates clockwise to help direct grass clippings away from operator. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Pipe Handle simplifies installation and maintenance.

July 27, 2016

By helping users securely grip pipe and apply force in all directions, RIDGID® STRAPLOCK Pipe Handle simplifies installation and maintenance of large plastic pipe from 3–8 in. in diameter. Unit offers rapid size adjustment, specialized strap that provides maximum grip while minimizing marring, and fixed handle position that helps align and hold joints in place while glue sets. Handle is suited for wet and cold environments where getting grip on pipe can be difficult. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Abrasive Belt Tool extends operation in inaccessible areas.

July 12, 2016

Used for deburring, blending, and cleaning, Dynapoint II runs 7 in. long abrasive cartridge rolls that reduce downtime associated with frequent changeout. This air-powered abrasive belt machine, running at 20,000 rpm, offers max reach of 3 ½ in. that is suited for diverse industry use. Available in grits from 50–120, abrasives are hand-tightened for accelerated and simple adjustments. Housing promotes maneuverability, and Safety-Lock Lever prevents accidental start up. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Exchangeable-Head Milling Cutters enable silent machining.

June 27, 2016

Suitable for machining operations in ISO P (steel) and ISO M (stainless steel), CoroMill® 316 Milling Cutters support high-feed face milling, slot milling, helical interpolation, shoulder milling, profile milling, and chamfer milling. Exchangeable heads allow users to easily and accurately switch between various operations, providing optimized radius variation, teeth frequency, geometry, and grade. Beyond steel and stainless steel, tools can also be used in ISO K and ISO S materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Surface Planer features max cutting depth of 5/8 in.

June 24, 2016

Powered by 9.0 hp Honda® GX270 4-stroke gasoline engine, SP8/GH9HP Surface Planer is built with unitized, welded steel plate frame and full length hexagon driveshaft. Unit has max cutting width of 8 in. and cutting proximity to vertical wall of 3 ¼ in. Bearings are externally greased to extend service life, and cutting depth is adjusted using screw-type, positive-locking depth selector. Applications include milling misaligned sidewalks, removing thermo/cold plastic markings, and prepping floors. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable, Desktop-Sized CNC Tool fosters prototyping, production.

June 22, 2016

Handibot® Smart Power Tool v2.0 Adventure Edition enables wood cutting, carving, and milling and can also be used to cut MDF, plastics, foam, and aluminum with engraving-level precision. Due to FabMo control software, which allows use of Handibot utility apps to make projects and run simple jobs without requiring knowledge of CAD/CAM software, this tool can be operated from any Wi-Fi®-enabled device, such as smartphone or tablet, even when no Wi-Fi signal is available. Read More

Portable Tools

Compact Cordless Tools use slide-style 12 V Li-Ion batteries.

June 22, 2016

Featuring die-cast aluminum base that adjusts from 0–45° right to left, 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion Jig Saw delivers 0-2,900 strokes/min with 3 orbital settings plus straight cutting. Weighing 4.2 lb with battery, 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion 3 3/8 in. Tile/Glass Saw provides 1,600 rpm, 1 in. cutting capacity and 16.9 oz water supply tank for wet cutting applications. Makita's 12 V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion Cordless LED Flashlight operates up to 28 hr/charge using 4.0 Ah battery. Read More

Lubricants, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Battery-Driven Grease Gun increases manual lubrication accuracy.

June 22, 2016

Delivering 2 flow rates adjustable to application and pressure to 10,000 psi, TLGB 20 aids manual lubrication for bearings, machines, and off-road equipment across industries. Integrated grease meter helps prevent over- or under-greasing, and rechargeable 20 V lithium battery enables manual lubrication of equipment anywhere and anytime in manufacturing plant or field. Other features include portable, ergonomic design; 3-point stand; built-in light; and on-tool display. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Tool trims beef, pork, and poultry.

June 17, 2016

Offering multiple sized trimmers for different steps of meat cutting process, TurboTrim helps maximize productivity and product yield. Unit features stainless steel blades, adjustment-free housing, and quiet operation with minimal vibration. Stainless steel motor assembly has slide out bracket which allows motor to be removed for cleanup without tools. For operator comfort and minimized fatigue, cutter features ergonomically designed, hard plastic handle and lightweight handpiece. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Flexible Shaft Machine delivers multifunctional operation.

June 16, 2016

Via interchangeable hand pieces, Rotomax functions as angle grinder, straight grinder, drum polisher, belt sander, tube polisher, or die grinder. Power ranges from 2.0–4.7 hp, and electronically controlled speeds range from 500–15,000 rpm in increments of 100 rpm. While lack of gearing lends to quiet operation, industrial-grade motor and solid-state electronic control ensure constant speed and torque during any application. Soft start, integrated braking, and LED speed gauge are standard. Read More

Portable Tools

Cordless Tools combine flexibility and real-time error proofing.

June 9, 2016

Promoting efficiency and productivity, LiveWire™ cordless tools provide real-time wireless connectivity with optimized omnidirectional communication to relay safety-critical fastening data in production applications. Tools support use in applications from 3–90 Nm, and up to 16 tools can be used with single controller. Offering up to 1,700 rundowns per battery charge, tools come in right angle, pistol grip, crowfoot, and tubenut configurations. LiveWire 2 right-angle model is also available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Makita Releases the Next Generation 12V Max Lithium-Ion

April 28, 2016

New 12V max CXT™ is more compact with more comfort and capacity La Mirada, Calif. – Makita, a pioneer in cordless technology, has released the next generation of 12 volt with the 12V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion cordless tool series. Makita 12V max CXT™ features slide-style batteries so each tool’s handle is built with ergonomics in mind – not around the stem of a battery – for improved... Read More

Portable Tools

Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers feature hollow handle design.

April 28, 2016

With completely hollow handle, Heavy-Duty Nut Drivers are suited for use on unlimited bolt lengths. Tools feature magnetic tips to help retain nut, wrench assist for additional torque, and Cushion-Grip handle. Each nut driver is formed from single piece of cold-formed steel, resulting in solid piece of metal that can withstand high torque. Color-coded for easy identification, drivers come in 6 individual sizes of ¼, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, ½, and 9/16 in. as well as 4-piece and 6-piece sets. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Ergonomic Cable and Bolt Cutters operate using 10.8 V battery.

April 8, 2016

Performing cuts in <8 sec, micro cable and bolt cutters feature 350° rotating blade heads, auto-retract blade, and LED light. Ergonomics reduce injuries from extended use while improving cut quality. While ES32ML has capacity to cut 600 MCM copper and 750 MCM aluminum cable, ES32FML cuts 1 ¼ in. fine stranded copper cable. Along with threaded rod, rebar, steel rod, guy wire, and wire mesh cable tray, BS12ML cuts bolts up to ½ in. Gator Eye® technology, also included, facilitates maintenance. Read More

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.... 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