The Break Down: The Hydraulic Advantage of Handheld Breakers
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The Break Down: The Hydraulic Advantage of Handheld Breakers

  The history of pneumatic power dates back to the 19th century. The current popularity of air compressors and air-powered tools such as handheld breakers…

ESAB Launches Burn and Earn Rewards Programs and Where to Buy Online Function
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ESAB Launches Burn and Earn Rewards Programs and Where to Buy Online Function

ESAB Welding and Cutting Products has launched Burn and Earn, an ongoing customer rewards program that enables purchasers of select products to receive cash rebates…

Lincoln Electric Expands U/LINC Curriculum Program with Blueprint Reading
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Lincoln Electric Expands U/LINC Curriculum Program with Blueprint Reading

New curriculum series helps students master additional industry skill Lincoln Electric announces a new education offering as part of the U/LINC welding and cutting curriculum…

Ridgid Brings Back the Trade Trip of a Lifetime
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Ridgid Brings Back the Trade Trip of a Lifetime

Ridgid Experience Contest Open for Entry For the second year in a row, Ridgid is rewarding its most passionate fans with an all-expenses-paid, VIP trip…

Combat Tier 4 Regulations with Miller Work Truck Solutions at NTEA 2018
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Combat Tier 4 Regulations with Miller Work Truck Solutions at NTEA 2018

Visit booth 5675 to learn more about Miller work truck solutions that help reduce truck engine idle time Miller Electric Mfg. LLC offers a range…

RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT
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RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT

If 2017 was the year of the smart home, 2018 is poised to be the year of smarter tools. The full line of RIDGID SeeSnake…

Clockwork Concrete Pour: Achieving a Quality Floor Depends on Quality Finishing Equipment
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Clockwork Concrete Pour: Achieving a Quality Floor Depends on Quality Finishing Equipment

Anyone who knows concrete knows a large pour can be unpredictable. Many factors play into a smooth-running pour, and for Milis Flatwork, Kaukauna, Wis., a…

Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36
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Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36

Hilti is advancing cordless tool technology by bringing a compatible lighter-weight, 36V battery platform to its new cordless combihammer TE 30-A36 and cordless rotary hammer…

Listen to Your Earth Drill: Preventing and Diagnosing Complications for Mechanical Earth Drills
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Listen to Your Earth Drill: Preventing and Diagnosing Complications for Mechanical Earth Drills

Auto mechanics deal with it all the time — the phone call requesting an over-the-phone diagnosis. Inevitably the conversation includes the vehicle owner providing a…

Good Vibrations: Improve the Quality of Concrete with the Proper Vibrator
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Good Vibrations: Improve the Quality of Concrete with the Proper Vibrator

The quality of concrete can be significantly improved by vibration. The savings achieved and the improved quality of concrete are now so well established that…

Hypertherm’s Spark Something Great Grant Program Returns for 2018, 10 North American Schools to Receive Powermax45 XP
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Hypertherm’s Spark Something Great Grant Program Returns for 2018, 10 North American Schools to Receive Powermax45 XP

Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, is now accepting applications for its Spark Something Great educational grant program. The program,…

American Pneumatic Tools Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit
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American Pneumatic Tools Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit

American Pneumatic Tools (APT) recently announced the addition of a retrofit dust suppression spray kit to its equipment line up. The 36-inch spray kit is…

​DEWALT Announces 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off Saw (Check It Out!)
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​DEWALT Announces 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off Saw (Check It Out!)

Dewalt announces the 9-in. 60V Max Cut-Off Saw (DCS690) at World of Concrete 2018. As part of the growing Flexvolt System, the 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off…

Pipeline Inspection Expert R.S. Technical Services is now under the Subsite brand
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Pipeline Inspection Expert R.S. Technical Services is now under the Subsite brand

In July 2017, Subsite Electronics acquired the assets of R.S. Technical Services, Inc. (RST), an industry leader in pipeline inspection technologies. Now, the RST brand…

Mitigate Dust and Slurry with the Hilti Water Management System DD-WMS 100
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Mitigate Dust and Slurry with the Hilti Water Management System DD-WMS 100

Keeping the jobsite clean, maintaining a constant pressurized water supply and disposing of slurry are time consuming. In fact, it’s estimated that professionals spend almost…

STIHL Introduces Cut-Off Machine Ideal for Limited Access Cutting Applications
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STIHL Introduces Cut-Off Machine Ideal for Limited Access Cutting Applications

Versatile enough for general construction applications, and a powerful choice for limited access cuts, the TS 440 STIHL Cutquik cut-off machine (66.7 cc) represents the…

WOC Report: Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit
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WOC Report: Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique (CP) has introduced an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) compliant dust suppression spray kit to the marketplace. The 36-in. retrofit…

WOC Report: Minnich Mfg. Launches Stinger Flex Shaft Vibrator
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WOC Report: Minnich Mfg. Launches Stinger Flex Shaft Vibrator

Minnich Manufacturing, a leading manufacturer of concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators and vibrator monitoring systems celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018, has unveiled the…

Hydraulic Toolbox: Learn How to Use Hand Tools Off Your Skid Steer or Track Loader
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Hydraulic Toolbox: Learn How to Use Hand Tools Off Your Skid Steer or Track Loader

Envision the scene: A worker is sent to an area of a jobsite to reface jaggedly broken edges of old pavement and to chip away…

Ridgid Introduces the First Tool to Press Black Steel Pipe Up to 4 in.
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Ridgid Introduces the First Tool to Press Black Steel Pipe Up to 4 in.

The only tool on the market that lets contractors press black steel pipe between 2.5 and 4 in., the new Ridgid Press Booster for use…