Press Release Summary:
Weighing 2 lb, 1944LCD 13 A heat gun provides 109 temperature settings from 120Â° to 1,200Â°F in 10Â° increments and 10 airflow settings from 8.8-17.6 cfm. All settings are displayed on LCD, and ability to set and store 4 specific temperature and airflow combinations helps prevent overheating. Removable heat shield promotes access to confined areas, while integrated stand makes bench top work possible. Complete kit, 1944LCDK, includes case and optional nozzle attachments.
Original Press Release:
New Bosch Digital Heat Gun Delivers Precision Heat
Mount Prospect, Ill., September 7, 2006 - Bosch Power Tools and Accessories announced the launch of its new 1944LCDK Heat Gun Kit with a new digital programming capability and easy-to-read LCD display. For professional heat gun users looking for precision heating capabilities, the new Bosch Heat Gun is the solution for a broad range of applications and industries.
The 13 AMP Bosch 1944LCDK Heat Gun provides 109 temperature settings ranging from 120° F to 1,200° F in 10° increments and 10 airflow settings ranging from 8.8 to 17.6 cubic feet per minute (cfm). Both temperature and airflow are clearly shown in the new easy-to-read LCD display.
Frequent heat gun users will especially appreciate the ability to simply set and store four specific temperature and airflow combinations in the 1944LCD. Quick and easy recall of the desired settings for common applications will simplify any task. And with over 1000 different temperature and blower combinations available, the right level of heat and airflow can be stored for just about any application. For certain applications, such as stripping old paint and varnishes, softening glues, drying paint and other finishes more quickly, or shrinking electrical insulation tubing over low-voltage wiring splices, the 1944LCD's programming capability not only prevents overheating, but also the endless frustration associated with ruined work.
Additional convenient features include a removable heat shield to access confined areas, and a special integrated stand to make bench top work possible. The newest Bosch heat gun weighs in at only 2 lbs. and also offers a contoured soft grip area for exceptional comfort. The complete kit comes with its own hard case, while optional nozzle attachments include: HG010 Heat Spreader, HG020 Heat Concentrator, HG030 Heat Deflector, HG040 Heat Reflector.
About Bosch Power Tools and Accessories:
Bosch Power Tools and Accessories is one of the divisions within the $1 billion, 4,000 employee strong Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, which is the North American branch of the largest power tool and accessory manufacturer in the world, Robert Bosch GmbH. Bosch provides a complete line of corded and cordless power tools and accessories engineered to survive any jobsite and allow professionals to take control of their work. For more information, call toll free 877-BOSCH-99 (877-267-2499) or visit www.boschtools.com.
About Bosch North America:
In North America, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets power tools and accessories, automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial automation and mobile products, security technology, thermo-technology, packaging equipment and household appliances. Bosch employs 22,700 associates in more than 80 primary and 20 associated facilities throughout the region with reported sales of $8.4 billion in 2005. This year marks Bosch's 100th year of operating in the U.S. For more information on the company and the Centennial, visit www.bosch.us.