New Bosch Sandwich Tuckpointing Diamond Blades Combine Long Life and Speed for Superior Performance Offering includes 4 ½” and 5” diameter blades for heavy-duty applications
Every brick or stone building in North America will meet the tuckpointer at some point to cut, clean and repair old mortar. Deteriorating mortar leads to water seepage, which can ruin the structural integrity of a building. This critical application demands high-quality, long-lasting diamond tuckpointing blades that can withstand a harsh environment. And Bosch has the cost-efficient answer. Read more
Bosch 12V Max PS11 Angle Drill/Driver Delivers Speed and VersatilityIndustry’s first angle drill/driver with articulating chuck
Bosch Power Tools brings to market yet another industry first with the new PS11 12V Max Angle Drill/Driver featuring an innovative articulating head. The five position articulating head allows the chuck to move from 90 degrees to 180 degrees providing better balance and control of the tool when working in tight areas. Read more
DEWALT® Launches New 40-Pound Demolition Hammer with SHOCKS-Active Vibration Control® for Vibration Control and Comfort
DEWALT announces the launch of its new 40-pound demolition hammer D25960K which has been designed to offer contractors elite performance, comfort, durability and ease of use. The D225960K ideal for a variety of professionals including electricians, waterproofers, and mechanical, concrete, demolition and general contractors. Read more
Milwaukee Electric Tool continues to expand the fastest growing 18V platform in the industry with the introduction of the new M18™ Cordless Caulk and Adhesive Gun. Capable of delivering up to 950 lbs. of force for the highest viscosity materials, this powerful applicator supplies unmatched pushing force for the toughest applications, even in cold temperatures. The variable speed trigger and six-setting maximum speed dial optimize the tool’s 0-21 IPM (inches per minute) flow rate for best-in-class control. Read more
DEWALT® Launches New Three-Beam Line Laser with Design Advancements for Improved Layout and Ease of Use
DEWALT has announced the launch of its new Line Laser (DW089K) which features multiple design enhancements to improve productivity on the jobsite. The DW089K is ideal for professionals tasked with residential and commercial applications such as installing cabinets, drop ceilings, chair rails or doors and windows. The Line Laser can also be used when installing floor and wall tile or mapping wall layout.
“Contractors are increasingly using lasers to improve their productivity, and according to our research, many professionals want a line laser that assists with layout work,” said Ward Smith, product manager, DEWALT. “The third vertical beam that our new unit offers, aids in layout applications to solve many of the common frustrations our users experienced. This Read more
New Bosch Daredevil™ Framing Blades Bring Precision and Speed to Ripping and Cutting TasksLine that starts sharper, stays sharper incorporates circular saw blades in sizes from 6-½” to 8-¼”
On the jobsite time is money, so framers need circular saw blades that make fast, precise cuts over a long period of time. And that’s just what the new Bosch Daredevil™ framing blades bring to the table everyday: Thin-kerf, extra-hard steel plate blades with triple-sharp carbide teeth that power through wood to deliver a combination of speed and a smooth finish. A Speed Coat™ finish provides added speed and avoids binding in treated or wet lumber.
Bosch Daredevil framing blades provide significant performance and product-life improvements over other framing blades thanks to enhancements like Bosch C3 Micrograin Carbide, which stays sharper longer and resists impact damage, and triple-sharp teeth that are sharpened on the face, top and sides. Read more
Not only has RIDGID® improved its line of portable TRISTAND®chain vises with upgrades to the Model 460-6, but the company has also expanded the line with the introduction of the Model 460-12, a chain vise capable of gripping up to 12-inch diameter pipe.
The TRISTAND chain vises are intended to hold PVC, steel and copper pipes. The Model 460-6 can hold pipe between ⅛ and 6 inches in diameter, while the new Model 460-12 has a 12-inch jaw and an extended chain to grip pipe diameters ranging from ⅛ to 12 inches.
The chain vises are versatile and durable, and are designed to meet rugged jobsite needs year after year. The base is optimized to provide more working area – with the pipe benders located at the rear of the base for bending or Read more
Metabo has introduced its first professional-grade cordless angle grinder, complete with a rotating battery pack, making it ideal for grinding and cutting applications in hard to reach areas. The W18LXT cordless angle grinder is part of Metabo’s Power Master Series of 18 V lithium-ion cordless power tools.
This 4-1/2” grinder’s slim motor housing and ergonomic side handle make it comfortable and easy to use throughout the day. The cost-effective, durable Read more
The M12 line is turning into a huge payoff for Milwaukee Tools, it has expanded with over 35+ tools and proving to be the one to beat in the 12V lithium Ion arena. Milwaukee tools are essentially designed by users, they work side by side with the contractors and address their needs and wants. Every recent Milwaukee tool has something Innovative and new. The M12 Thermal Imager 2260-22 is no different and has a host of features that I will briefly touch base on here.
The unit is powered by the M12 battery the Red Lithium has been out for a while now and proved itself to have great power and run times. This saves you from having to plug the unit into the wall and wait 4 hours for it to charge. With the M12 you can just swap and go essentially having the unit work an entire day with no Read more