Other Portable Tools

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

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

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

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&trade; 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Portable Tools

Side-Cutting Pliers also incorporate wire stripper/crimper.

March 30, 2016

In addition to cutting and stripping 10&ndash;12 AWG solid and 12&ndash;14 AWG stranded wire, 9 in. Journeyman&trade; (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 include tool steel construction with hot-riveted joint and dual-material Journeyman handle. 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 impact wrenches feature Star Protection Computer Controls&trade;. Model XWT09T/Z delivers 590 lb-ft drilling torque. 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 challenging powders. Respectively, single- and dual-pump versions achieve up to 300 and 600 gpm powder output. 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&ndash;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, HAV-555 digital gauge, gun wrench, and color ID rings. 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

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 ergonomic handles with soft Xuro-Rubber&trade; cushioned hand grips and Light-Touch&trade; concealed return springs. 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