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Makita Releases the Next Generation 12V Max Lithium-Ion

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...

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Festool USA Wins Two Industry Innovation Awards
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Festool USA Wins Two Industry Innovation Awards

TSC Cordless Track Saw and BHC Rotary Hammer Singled Out in Competitive 18V Categories Lebanon, IN – Festool USA has just won two Pro Tool Innovation Awards (PTIA) for the TSC 55 Cordless Track Saw and the BHC 18 Cordless Rotary Hammer. The TSC 55, which won the 18V cordless track saw category, is described as being the most versatile, precise cutting system available, and is able to cut...

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Makita Rocks World of Concrete 2015

Makita delivers new tools, new accessories, and plenty of concrete for hands-on demonstrations La Mirada, CA – Over 50,000 concrete professionals converged on Las Vegas earlier this month for the World of Concrete trade show -- and Makita was ready with an array of new concrete tools and accessories, with hands-on demonstrations for attendees to feel the difference for themselves. Over 50,000...

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Concrete Rotary Hammer hastens drilling while minimizing vibration.

Powered by 15 A motor, 26.2 lb HR5212C offers 19 J of impact energy, 2 in. capacity in concrete, and 9 m/sec² vibration rating. Latter is due to Anti-Vibration Technology (AVT®), which consists of synchronized, 3-component internal counterbalance system featuring air-actuated counterbalance, vibration-absorbing housing, and damper spring at base of impact bolt. Other features include soft...

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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing
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The Economic and Strategic Benefits of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing and software-as-a-service (SaaS) are two of the hottest IT trends that have emerged in the last couple of decades. By creating the ability to store and access data and programs through the internet while cutting out the middleman (aka, hard drives and other physical devices), cloud computing offers many attractive features to companies in almost all industries, including fiscal savings, speed, scalability, ease of upgrades, and agility. Although the upfront savings of SaaS are undeniable, there are still many that favor on-premise systems and proprietary software. You may be wondering if transitioning to a cloud-based model is the right choice for your company, but with so many different viewpoints it can be hard to make sense of all the pros and cons. Using concrete data organized into helpful graphs, this white paper offers insightful interpretations of the numbers to show the ways in which SaaS can offer both financial savings and strategic advantages.

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Rotary Hammer delivers faster drilling with minimal vibration.

Featuring 1 9/16 in. capacity in concrete, 1,450–2,900 bpm AVT® HR4013C incorporates synchronized Anti-Vibration Technology (AVT) with 3 components — air-actuated counterbalance, vibration absorbing housing, and integrated damper spring at base of impact bolt — to reduce vibration to 5 m/sec² for operational efficiency and comfort. Dual mode tool offers 24 bit angle settings and one-touch...

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Corded, 1 in. Rotary Hammers are suited for overhead drilling.
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Corded, 1 in. Rotary Hammers are suited for overhead drilling.

To increase accuracy, model HR2611F, and model HR2621 feature Anti-Vibration Technology (AVT®) internal counterbalance system. Both models deliver 2.1 lb-ft impact energy and offer 3 selectable modes of operation: rotation only, hammering with rotation, or chipping only. Other features include sequential impact timing, variable speed trigger, and 40 bit angle settings. While HR2621 has...

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PCB Piezotronics Announces Expansion of Platinum Stock Program

Company has over 10,000 sensors on the shelf, ready-to-ship! Depew, NY – PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a world leader in microphones, vibration, pressure, force and torque sensors announces it now has (and will maintain) over 10,000 sensors of the most popular models on the shelf and ready for quick shipping. PCB's very successful Platinum Stock Program has taken the most popular sensors, as...

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PCB Piezotronics Expands Platinum Stock Product Program

Sensors with Lifetime Warranty and In-Stock Guarantee Depew, NY - PCB Piezotronics, Inc., a world leader in microphones, vibration, pressure, force, and torque sensors, announces the expansion of the PCB Platinum Stock Product program. Building on a commitment to Total Customer Satisfaction the program offers an additional 18 test and industrial sensors with a lifetime warranty and an in-stock...

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Cordless Brushless Rotary Hammer integrates dust containment.

Suited for commercial concrete applications, 10.2 lb LXRH011 is powered by 18 V Li-Ion battery and features SDS-PLUS shank, BL™ brushless motor, and trigger-activated HEPA Dust Xtraction Vacuum Attachment. BL brushless motor supports variable speeds from 0–950 rpm and 0–4,700 bpm, while separate vacuum motor promotes suction efficiency without sacrificing rotary hammer performance....

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Makita Lights up Annual STAFDA Trade Show with More Innovation
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Makita Lights up Annual STAFDA Trade Show with More Innovation

La Mirada, CA - Makita joined over 4,000 industry professionals at the annual convention of the Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA) in San Antonio last week. Makita took the opportunity to demonstrate new solutions for the professional trade including brushless motors, new dust extraction solutions, new additions to the growing line-up of 18V Lithium-Ion Cordless tools,...

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Oilfield Improvements Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings Celebrate 35th Anniversary

For over 35 years our Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings, have been at work in oil fields across the globe. Our products are engineered to extend the service life of sucker rods and tubing, delivering cutting-edge innovation that enhances oilfield operation, maximizes output, and enhancing overall operations. To learn about the advantages of using Wheeled Rod Guide Couplings in your wells, see our video.

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