Combihammers suitable for drilling and chipping.

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Model TE 46 drills holes 5/8 to 1 in. in diameter and provides light duty chiseling. Models TE 56 and TE 56-ATC are suitable for drilling anchor holes and through holes, as well as medium chiseling. They can drill up to 3 9/16 in. dia holes in concrete. Active Torque Control provides added operator protection by constantly monitoring rotation of tool and disengaging drive system if it senses housing beginning to rotate to quickly.

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New Hilti Combihammers Out-Perform And Outlast The Competition

TULSA, (Okla.) - July 25, 2003 - The Hilti combihammer family grows even stronger with the addition of the TE 46, 56 and 56-ATC to its line. With a total of six combihammer tools, Hilti provides a selection of tools to meet different customer needs for virtually every application. The Hilti TE 46, 56 and 56-ATC offer such an increase in performance that they perform up to 40 percent faster in drilling and up to 30 percent faster chipping. With a longer lifetime and backed by the Hilti Two Year Full Service Program* the choice is simple - Hilti. With the Hilti Two Year Full Service Program, your tool will be serviced quickly and reliably with no additional cost to you during the first two years of use. Not like other warranty programs where you must take your tool in for repair, the Hilti Full Service Program includes transport of the tool to and from a Hilti Repair Center at no additional cost to you. The New Hilti TE 46 puts the power where it counts! The Hilti TE 46 is an addition to the Hilti TE-T drilling line. The TE-T connection offers more effective power transmission with medium sized bits, helping to increase the productivity of the tool. The TE 46 is a great compliment to the already successful TE 35. It's the perfect tool for drilling holes 5/8 inch to 1 inch in diameter and light duty chiseling. The Hilti TE 56/56-ATC is the "work horse" of combihammers. The TE 56 and 56-ATC combihammers provide 40 percent more power than their predecessor, the Hilti TE 55. Both the TE 56 and TE 56-ATC are ideal for drilling anchor holes and through holes, capable of drilling up to 3 9/16 inch diameter holes in concrete, as well as medium chiseling applications. The patented Active Torque Control (ATC) provides added operator protection because it constantly monitors the rotation of the tool and disengages the drive system if it senses the housing beginning to rotate to quickly. For more information on any of the Hilti combihammers, please contact Hilti Customer Service. From the US, call Hilti, Inc. at 1-800-879-8000; from Canada, call Hilti (Canada) Corporation at 1-800-363-4458. Additional information can also be found online at or About Hilti, Inc. Hilti is a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of quality, innovative and specialized tools and fastening systems for the professional user. With 750 highly trained Hilti field representatives and 163 Hilti retail centers throughout North America, and an additional 1,300 Hilti employees nationwide, Hilti expertise covers the areas of direct fastening, drilling and demolition, diamond coring and cutting, laser positioning and measuring, firestopping, screw fastening, adhesive and mechanical anchoring, and strut and hanger systems. Hilti systems and solutions can also be found at more than 150 select The Home Depot locations nationwide.

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