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New Husqvarna PP 490 is all you need in one compact power pack

Husqvarna PP 490  power pack.

The PP 490 power pack is all an operator needs to run Husqvarna high-frequency equipment. It is designed to power almost all of the Husqvarna PRIME high frequency product range as well as the Husqvarna WS 482 HF wall saw, including when the wall saw is used with the CS 10 wire saw. Operators can accomplish more work with fewer pieces of equipment.

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Hilti hand-held gas saws: DSH 700-X and DSH 900-X

Hilti Hand-held gas saws DSH 900-X

The next generation Hilti DSH 700-X and DSH 900-X hand-held gas saws incorporate an innovative technology called Easy Start that automatically sets the proper amount of choke for more first-pull starts. With Easy Start, there’s no need to worry about adjusting the choke – simply flip the switch “on” and pull the starter rope.

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Cummins announces release of INLINE 7 service tool

INLINE 7 wireless datalink adapter.

Cummins Inc. has announced the release of INLINE 7, a wired and wireless datalink adapter. INLINE 7 is the only adapter offering Wi-Fi and Bluetooth wireless connectivity while also providing traditional wired functionality via USB. INLINE 7 supports several protocols, such as J1708, J1587, ISO 15765 and ISO 9141 (K and L lines), and supports three simultaneous CAN connections and 250K, 500K and 1M baud rates.

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Panasonic expands rugged handheld tablet market with two new Toughpad models

Toughpad FZ-F1

Panasonic, an industry leader in exceptionally reliable and innovative mobile computers, has added two new rugged handheld tablets to its diverse portfolio of enterprise-grade mobile devices – the Toughpad FZ-F1 and FZ-N1. As the world’s lightest fully rugged handheld tablets, these 4.7” Android and Windows devices feature a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, delivering industry leading performance along with a purpose-built design and rugged credentials that live up to the brand’s heritage. Ideal for markets like transportation and logistics, manufacturing, retail and healthcare, the new Toughpad handheld tablets are well suited for a wide variety of applications, such as inventory management, shipping and receiving, delivery routing and parcel tracking, retail store line busting and bar code medication administration.

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Hilti PS 50 Multidetector Takes the Guesswork Out of Drilling Concrete

The new Hilti Multidetector PS 50 brings new depth to area scanning. The self-calibrating tool uses pulsed radar technology to detect a variety of concealed objects: ferrous and non-ferrous, wood or plastic and electrical conduits at depths up to 5-7/8 inches (15 cm) in concrete with high accuracy. Two additional sensors allow for the classification of those objects and the detection of live wire.

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Husqvarna VARI-CUT Blades Cut Variety of Material Including Steel Rebar, Bricks, Concrete

With the new VARI-CUT, it is easy to cut through all types of construction materials.

Vari-Cut from Husqvarna is a cost efficient premium diamond blade designed to cut almost anything a contractor comes across on a workday. It is a versatile, fast and durable diamond blade that cuts steel rebar as easily as bricks, blocks and concrete slabs. It combines a wide application window with fast cutting speed and good life. One of the greatest benefits of Vari-Cut is how it cuts in all types of construction materials: no need to switch blades, which saves time and money.

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Chicago Pneumatic Launches the New CP6135-D80 Super Industrial 1-1/2” Impact Wrench

Chicago Pneumatic has launched the new CP6135-D80 impact wrench, one of the most powerful 1-1/2” industrial impact wrenches in its range of high performance tools. The super industrial pneumatic tool offers users in the oil, gas and petrochemical, mining and minerals processing and other heavy industries, exceptional power-to-weight ratio, premium quality and excellent ergonomics for optimum safety and user comfort.

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The New Husqvarna K 970 – Power Cutter

Husqvarna continues its long tradition of providing users with powerful and reliable power cutters with the improved K 970. The machine has a further enhanced power-to-weight ratio and offers optimized performance combined with a low weight and superior ergonomics. “The K 970 is already an appreciated product, and the new K 970 is improved in a number of details in order to meet our customers’ high demands,” says Johan Simonsson, Global Product Manager - Power Cutters.

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Enerpac Enhances Collet-Lok®Family of Hydraulic Workholding Tools

Enerpac Collet-Lok

Enerpac has announced its upgraded Collet-Lok family of hydraulic workholding with “Depressurized Holding Technology™.” Designed to protect against unintentional loss of clamping, Collet-Lok requires no hydraulics to maintain clamping force. Compared to traditional workholding, which requires continuous hydraulic pressure, Enerpac Collet-Lok uses an internal mechanical locking system to maintain the clamping force—automatically, without hydraulic pressure, indefinitely.

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Hilti PR 30-HVS Rotating Laser

From leveling formwork and setting digital slopes outdoors, to aligning and layout work indoors, the Hilti PR 30-HVS does it all while bringing reliability and durability to a new level.  This durable tool is designed to be drop-resistant from standard working height due to an internal damping system, shock absorbing casing, and four shock-absorbing handles.

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Setting the standard - Hilti HIT-HY 100 Adhesive Anchoring System

The new Hilti HIT-HY 100 Adhesive Anchoring System is the latest addition to the Hilti fast cure adhesive anchor portfolio and is designed for strong and reliable performance in a wide range of applications. For economical anchoring of structural steel connections and installation of post-installed rebar, HIT-HY 100 is the professionals’ choice for everyday anchoring applications.

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Atlas Copco’s FlexiROC T45 drill rig cuts fuel costs, increases productivity

The Atlas Copco FlexiROC T45 tophammer surface drill rig, along with its new COP 3060 rock drill, is flexible yet uncompromising when it comes to fuel efficiency, while the COP 3060 further enhances drilling capacity. Like the ROC F9 before it, the FlexiROC T45 is an efficient, production workhorse that offers high availability in a variety of applications.

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Bosch Introduces New Dust Extraction System for Improved Jobsite Dust Collection

As the benchmark for jobsite dust and dirt collection standards continue to grow, Bosch has recently introduced a portable solution with a new lineup of nine- and 14-gallon vacuums. The VAC090S and VAC090A nine-gallon vacuums and VAC140S and VAC140A 14-gallon vacuums not only increase dust extraction performance with a best-in-class cubic feet of air per minute (CFM) rate and suction power, but they also decrease the loss of suction by offering two options of on-board filter cleaning; semi-automatic and automatic. These features are especially important in applications that require premium dust extraction such as tuckpointing, concrete surfacing, concrete drilling, cutting and chipping concrete, and collecting a diversity of dust particles in stationary workshops.

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Bosch Warms Up the Jobsite with New Heated Jackets

Bosch Power Tools is heating up jobsites with the launch of the company’s first 12V Max heated jacket and battery holster/controller USB power backup. The PSJ120 12V Max Heated Jacket is designed to keep outdoor contractors and mobile technicians warm and protected from the elements, while also offering a convenient built-in battery backup power source – the BHB120 – to keep USB-compatible cell phones and other important electronics charged and ready to go.

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