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Tools - December 2014

Tools featured in Metal Construction News' December 2014 issue.

Bosch Tool's Power Ready Wireless Charging System's components include a charger, docking frame and wireless-compatible 2.0 Ah 18V Li-ion battery pack.

 

Robert Bosch Tool Corp.

Bosch Tool's Power Ready Wireless Charging System's components include a charger, docking frame and wireless-compatible 2.0 Ah 18V Li-ion battery pack. The charging system uses contactless energy transfer, known as inductive charging. When the charger is plugged in and the battery is placed on it, the charger transmits an alternating magnetic field while the battery, featuring an internal copper coil, acts as a receiver.

www.boschtools.com

Great Valley Tools' Metal Pecker has a cutter blade that shears the metal between the anvils and pushes out a 1.7-inch by 0.24- inch metal slug with each cutting stroke.

 

Great Valley Tools Pty. Ltd.

Great Valley Tools' Metal Pecker has a cutter blade that shears the metal between the anvils and pushes out a 1.7-inch by 0.24- inch metal slug with each cutting stroke. Metal Pecker's cutting head has a slot-shear design, it leaves no swarf to rust, there is no sharp blade face to blunt and the hand tool resembles a bolt cutter with its full-length handles.

www.metalpecker.com

Wood's Powr-Grip Panel Master is available in configurations designed to support longer, heavier panels and prevent damage from flexing and bending.

 

Wood's Powr-Grip Co. Inc.

Wood's Powr-Grip Panel Master is available in configurations designed to support longer, heavier panels and prevent damage from flexing and bending. Optional Pad Frame Extension Arms and Rocker Arms handle roof panels over 60 feet long and up to 1,100 pounds. Panel Master's vacuum pads attach to the face of the panel; slings and hooks are not needed.

www.wpg.com

DEWALT Industrial Tool's 20V MAX XR Lithium Ion Brushless 1/4-inch Impact Driver model DCF886B features a brushless motor that delivers up to 57 percent more run time than a brushed motor and three LEDs with a 20-second delay after trigger release to provide visibility.

 

DEWALT Industrial Tool Co.

DEWALT Industrial Tool's 20V MAX XR Lithium Ion Brushless 1/4-inch Impact Driver model DCF886B features a brushless motor that delivers up to 57 percent more run time than a brushed motor and three LEDs with a 20-second delay after trigger release to provide visibility. The impact driver can fasten metal decks to roofs with self-tapping screws and its 5.55-inch design from front to back allows it to fit in tight areas.

www.dewalt.com

Tenryn America's Steel-Pro STABILIZER series stabilizes the blade in the cut with less vibration during operation, producing cleaner cuts. Saw blade available with 7 1/4-, 8-, 8 1/4-, 12- and 14-inch diameters.

 

Tenryu America Inc.

Tenryn America's Steel-Pro STABILIZER series stabilizes the blade in the cut with less vibration during operation, producing cleaner cuts. Saw blade available with 7 1/4-, 8-, 8 1/4-, 12- and 14-inch diameters. The Steel-Pro STABILIZER series may be used on steel studs, roofing and siding panels, all-threaded rods and other metal building components.

www.tenryu.com/prf.html

Milwaukee Electric Tool offers three M18 Metal Cutting Shears: the M18 Cordless 18-Gauge Double Cut Shear, M18 Cordless 14-Gauge Double Cut Shear and M18 Cordless 18-Gauge Single Cut Shear.

 

Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp.

Milwaukee Electric Tool offers three M18 Metal Cutting Shears: the M18 Cordless 18-Gauge Double Cut Shear, M18 Cordless 14-Gauge Double Cut Shear and M18 Cordless 18-Gauge Single Cut Shear. All three cutting shears feature a 360-degree tool-free rotating head, are less than 6 pounds and come with two M18 REDLITHIUM XC battery packs, a multi-Voltage Charger and contractor bag.

www.milwaukeetool.com

D.I. Roof Seamers, a division of Developmental Industries Inc., offers a roof seamer line that works with standing seam roof panels created on a portable rollformer and can fit multiple sizes and seamed profiles.

 

Developmental Industries Inc.

D.I. Roof Seamers, a division of Developmental Industries Inc., offers a roof seamer line that works with standing seam roof panels created on a portable rollformer and can fit multiple sizes and seamed profiles. The lightweight, self-propelled roof seamers are constructed with anodized aluminum and the kit includes the roof seamer, tooling for six panel profiles and a case.

www.diroofseamers.com

Trumpf's TruTool TKA 500 can chamfer lengths of up to 0.2 inches in mild steel at a working speed of 9 to 13 feet per minute. Unlike right-angle grinders, the chamfering and deburring device can machine internal and external geometries in a variety of materials and create cuts for preparing welded seams and edge breaks.

 

Trumpf

Trumpf's TruTool TKA 500 can chamfer lengths of up to 0.2 inches in mild steel at a working speed of 9 to 13 feet per minute. Unlike right-angle grinders, the chamfering and deburring device can machine internal and external geometries in a variety of materials and create cuts for preparing welded seams and edge breaks. The TruTool TKA 500 cuts 30-, 45- and 60-degree angles, radius edges and additional angles upon request.

www.us.trumpf.com

Swenson Shear's SnapTableHD is an all-in-one panel and roofing system for standing seam metal roofing with high-quality notching, shearing and hemming.

 

Swenson Shear

Swenson Shear's SnapTableHD is an all-in-one panel and roofing system for standing seam metal roofing with high-quality notching, shearing and hemming. The customized notching system has been utilized in hundreds of panel configurations, most recently adding the Merchant and Evans Zip Rib and Cor-Ten Steel panels. Custom powdercoating, individualized covers and trailers are also available.

www.swensonshear.com