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Makita Lands at Gie+Expo 2015 with an Expanded Tool Box for Landscapers

Efficient MM4® 4-stroke, 18V LXT® cordless, and DOLMAR integration drive Makita's strong presence in power equipment Makita's world's largest line-up of 18V Lithium-Ion cordless tools and power equipment includes the 18V X2 LXT Lithium-Ion (36V) Brushless Blower powered by two 18V Lithium-Ion batteries. Louisville, KY – Makita is opening up its tool box to the power...

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Indexable Insert Drills offer extended tool life.
Drill Bits

Indexable Insert Drills offer extended tool life.

With stiffer, optimized drill body, CoroDrill® 880 Series covers hole diameters from 0.472-3.307 in. off-the-shelf, as well as engineered solutions up to 5.078 in. Drills produce holes with tolerances of H12–13 and are suitable for holes up to 5Â- X drill diameter. GC4324 and GC4334 insert grades are designed with Inveio™ coating for wear resistance, while GC4344,...

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Grooving and Cut-Off Tool features single-sided design.
Groovers

Grooving and Cut-Off Tool features single-sided design.

Available in multiple grades for dozens of applications, Beyond Evolution™Ã‚- offers tight indexing tolerances. Triple V design, with top, bottom, and backside V-shaped seating in holder pocket, creates pull-in effect for maximum stability for deep grooving, face grooving, side turning, and profiling applications. Plunge and turn geometries are also available, and coolant is...

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Economics 101
Thickness Gages

Economics 101

ASSEMBLY LINE HEADACHES??? QUICK, CALL THE DOCTORS OF MUTILATION PREVENTION! Does your assembly plant have a busy paint repair area? Do you get frustrated when the paint mutilations increase and draws the attention of the plant manager? Well the MUTILATION PREVENTION DOCTORS" at Assembly Tool Specialists, Inc. can provide you and your associates with cues and solutions that will get the boss off...

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Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper handles large, insulated cables.
Wire Strippers

Self-Adjusting Wire Stripper handles large, insulated cables.

Used on cables with cross sections that range from 14–8 AWG, stripax® ULtimate XL (Part No. 1512780000) strips wires that have tough, halogen-free insulation as well as cables with PUR sheathing materials and diameters up to 7.2 mm. Blades enable quick, clean, and precise stripping via automatic, self-adjusting action, and lower jaw adjusts via setscrew to provide precise, symmetrical...

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Octagon Finishing Face Mills are optimized for work on cast iron.
Other Milling Cutters

Octagon Finishing Face Mills are optimized for work on cast iron.

Built to produce flat surfaces on large cast iron components, Walter M2025/M2026 are equipped with 16-edged octagonal peripheral inserts and three 4-edged wiper inserts. BasicÂ- wiper insert shape is negative, while cutting edge geometry is positive. Convex edge wiper inserts ensure maximum surface quality, all inserts are precision ground, and cutter bodies, likewise,...

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Belt Grinders

Cordless Grinders utilize 18 V battery with 4 Ah capacity.

Available with Â-¼ in. or 6 mm chuck, ASC 9 Straight Grinder operates at speeds of 9,000 rpm and is suitable for work with non-woven brushes and flap wheels. ABC 7 Belt Grinder, operating at 7,000 rpm, can be fitted with 1/8, ¼, and ½ in. wide belts for applications with tight spaces. AKC 3 Fillet Weld Grinder features reduction gears and long aluminum...

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Hand-Held Air-Operated Cutter from Eraser
Rope / Cable / Wire Cutters and Cutting Machinery

Hand-Held Air-Operated Cutter from Eraser

Model MR30A from The Eraser Company is a Hand-Held Air-Operated Cutter.Â-  This ergonomically designed tool uses 85 PSI air pressure and creates 617 lbs. of cutting force.  The MR30A is capable of cutting .130 copper, .110 steel and .047 piano wire.  Three blade types are available to provide end cuts, center cuts, or diagonal cuts. Also available for use with the MR30A is an...

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Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Starshade's Ability to Identify Celestial Objects with Successful Tests at McMath-Pierce Solar Telescope in Arizona
Telescopes

Northrop Grumman Demonstrates Starshade's Ability to Identify Celestial Objects with Successful Tests at McMath-Pierce Solar Telescope in Arizona

REDONDO BEACH, Calif.Â- – Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) engineers and astronomers demonstrated the ability of a petal-shaped starshade to clearly see celestial objects during two, weeklong series of engineering tests on Kitt Peak at the McMath-Pierce Solar Telescope. This was the first time a starshade was tested against actual astronomical objects. The team experimented with three...

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