Wrenches

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

Portable Tools

Torque Multipliers offer ranges from 100-4,500 lb-ft.

May 27, 2016

Available in 110 Vac or 230 Vac versions, EvoTorque®2 AC-powered Torque Multipliers are factory calibrated and certified to accuracy of ±3%, regardless of fluctuating voltages. Wrenches measure in Torque, Torque and Angle, and Torque Audit Mode for pre-tightened bolts. Communication is via USB and Bluetooth® 4.0 data transfer, and up to 3,000 readings can be stored in internal memory, with time and date stamping. EvoLog PC software manages data and tool configuration. 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

Portable Tools

Electric Torque Wrenches combine continuous rotation, precision.

April 11, 2016

ETW-Series serves controlled bolting applications that require speed, precision, and traceability. Operation is via interactive 7 in. touchscreen, and UI helps operators simplify complex jobs by creating automatic presets that can be saved and applied on site. For simpler jobs, torque values may be input directly into rear control panel on wrench. Pass/fail indicator is also standard, and fastening records for each job can be viewed on touchscreen or exported to computer for traceability. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Long Arm Hex Key Sets feature color-coded design.

April 8, 2016

Available in inch sizes, No. 911LG-H100F Long Arm Hexagon Key Sets with Ball End feature 100° bend that optimizes screw access through reduced length of short shank, and allows for secure working in narrow spaces. RoHS-compliant hex keys are Chrome-Vanadium steel, hardened, chromium plated, and color-coded with electrostatically applied powder coating. Set includes 13 pieces with SW = .05–3/8 in. Metric size long arm hexagon key sets with 100° angle are also available. 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™. Model XWT09T/Z delivers 590 lb-ft drilling torque. Read More

Portable Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Torque Measurement Equipment enables full data traceability.

March 4, 2016

Suitable for auditing and calibrating assembly tools, Torque Measurement Equipment certifies that tools are within tolerance. Full product offering includes simple tool checks featuring CM/CMK or SPC test results, to complete standalone Mobile systems. For optimized system accuracy and data communication, all transducers feature full digital communication to PC or analyzer. Torque wrenches can be used as production device or quality check device to check residual torque on fasteners.  Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

hilmor to Launch New Products, Fastest Hands Contest at 2016 AHR EXPO

January 29, 2016

Brand to Exhibit 43 New Tools and Attendee Competition at AHR EXPO Booth EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – Today, hilmor® announced they will be releasing 43 new products in 2016 to further expand their range of innovative tools designed for the HVAC/R industry. The new tool innovations will be complimenting the brand's Driving Tools category with key introductions being the Fast Connect... Read More

Portable Tools

Dual-Head Wrench facilitates conduit locknut loosening/tightening.

December 28, 2015

Featuring locknuts designed for facilitated attachment and 2 wrench heads for ½ and ¾ in. conduit connectors, Conduit Locknut Wrench (Cat. No. 56999) enables loosening and tightening of conduit connectors in tight or deep cut-in boxes. Wrench heads, using a patented drive shaft, rotate each other when twisted and thereby eliminate need for side-to-side tool movement. Also, each wrench features one hole for screwdriver as lever for additional torque. Construction is of heavy-duty steel. Read More

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

Makita Continues to Expand the Tool Box for Contractors with More New Solutions Revealed at STAFDA 2015

November 11, 2015

Makita closes 100th anniversary year with a range of new tools and accessories Phoenix, AZ – Makita is closing its 100th Anniversary Year with the announcement of over 40 innovative new tools and accessories, including: An 18V X2 LXT® Reciprocating Saw powered by two 18V Lithium-Ion batteries Three 18V LXT® high torque impact wrenches with category-leading torque The next generation... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Fastening Tools suit light industrial and MRO applications.

August 31, 2015

Machined from high-grade alloy steel and heat treated to provide non-brittle toughness, Apex Geta Tools are suited for construction, light industrial assembly, and general maintenance and repair applications. Line includes Torx®, Phillips, Square, Torq-Set, and Slotted insert and power screwdriver bits as well as magnetic bit holders, magnetic sockets, nutsetters, and extensions. Read More

Portable Tools

Stubby Screwdriver features 8-in-1 design.

August 7, 2015

Supplied with 7 hardened chromium-vanadium steel bits, Model 19120C features high-force precision ratcheting mechanism and non-slip TPR rubberized handle that provides positive tactile grip, allowing for quick tightening and loosening of screws with minimal effort. Tool has 6-position bit retention holster in cap built directly into handle. Users unscrew top cap and swap bits out as needed. Bits include Phillips (1, 2, 3), Slotted (3/16 in. and ¼ in.), Torx (T15 and T20), and ¼ in. Nut Driver. Read More

Portable Tools

Pneumatic Torque Wrenches afford simple, safe operation.

July 29, 2015

Along with max torque capacities from 1,000&ndash;6,000 lb-ft, PTW series features low-friction planetary gearbox design that eliminates hammer action, ergonomic design with weight-distributing handle, and low-noise (<85 dba) air motor. These square drive wrenches, capable of continuous rotation that eliminates time needed to re-stroke tools, carry CE certification and are designed for safety, reliability, and operational simplicity. Latter requires operator to set air pressure and pull trigger. Read More

Portable Tools

Strap Wrenches feature lightweight, aluminum design.

June 8, 2015

Designed for use in industrial, construction, water, and high line utility work, Aluminum Strap Wrenches make it possible to turn any shape without scratching, denting, or crushing. Tools are available with handle lengths from 6&ndash;24 in. and strap lengths from 17&ndash;54 in. Weighing from 1/8 to 2 5/8 lbs, wrenches provide capacities from 2&ndash;12 in. and torque limits from 20&ndash;330 lb-ft. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Portable Tools, Services

REGO-FIX® to Highlight New Precision Tooling Products at WESTEC

June 3, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., – At WESTEC 2015 to be held Sept. 15- 17 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, REGO-FIX Tool Corporation will showcase three of its newest precision tooling products. On display in Schenk Intertech’s booth 1035 will be the powRgrip® 9500, a smaller sized, automatic clamping unit; secuRgrip®, an anti-pullout tool holding system; and intRlox®, a small, but mighty... Read More

Portable Tools

Combination Tool pairs functionality of pliers and wrench.

June 2, 2015

Featuring pocket-sized, 5 in. design, KNIPEX Pliers Wrench Mini facilitates gripping, holding, pressing, and bending. All-in-one tool provides full-surface gripping capacity up to 7/8 in. and eliminates need for SAE or metric wrenches. Offering pushbutton adjustment and ratcheting action, tool stays in place for fast turns on repetitive tasks. Tool is constructed from German, chrome-vanadium electric steel, forged and oil-hardened, with smooth parallel jaws that will not damage workpiece. Read More

Portable Tools

Torque Wrenches are built for durability, usability, and safety.

May 18, 2015

X-Edition S-Series square drive and W-Series low-profile hexagon cassette torque wrenches are constructed with durable and safe connection between tool body and manifold. Dual plane swivel manifold features interlocking arms to increase safety. While W series torque wrenches weigh 1.4&ndash;12 kg and offer precise and repeatable torque from 2,712&ndash;47,450 Nm, S series double-acting square drive wrenches have 2.7&ndash;31 kg range and outputs from 1,898&ndash;34,079 Nm. Read More

Portable Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Torque Wrenches support narrow access bolting.

April 29, 2015

Featuring tapered design, narrow radius, and top-mounted handle, UltraSlim Torque Wrenches are designed for limited access applications. W4000 series covers AF nut sizes from 55&ndash;75 mm and imperial equivalent of 2 3/16 to 2 15/16 in. Fast release drive unit enables exchange of cassettes with no tools required, while 12-point socket design allows twice as many positioning points on nut or bolt. CE-ATEX declared for use in explosive environments, wrenches provide ±3% accuracy across full stroke. Read More

Portable Tools

Adjustable 2-in-1 Ratchet Wrench can access nuts in tight areas.

April 28, 2015

Thru-Bolt&trade; Dual Socket, Adjustable Ratchet Wrench (L2N1ADJ) weighs 2.3 lb and features reversible, adjustable wrench head that pivots and locks in 30° intervals. Two back-to-back sockets (1 ¼ and 1 1/16 in.) feature 12-point design that promotes gripping and holding in pipeline/construction work. Other features include 10° tooth pattern that aids work in tight spaces with limited handle swing; ergonomic, 17 in., stamped steel handle; cast steel sockets; and torque rating is 200 lb-ft. Read More

Portable Tools

Torque Wrenches come in square drive and hexagon models.

April 10, 2015

Incorporating S-Series square drive and W-Series low-profile hexagon models, X-Edition Hydraulic Torque Wrenches are constructed of solid steel with tough manifold design. Positioning handles on each side ensure safe handling while providing maneuverability. Additional top handle mount on W-Series facilitates safe fastening by keeping operators&rsquo; hands clear of pinch points, even in hard-to-reach areas. For traceability, model number, CE number, and ATEX designation are engraved in tool bodies. Read More