Tools and Equipment

November 2013
Channellock’s 87 Rescue Tool for compact storage has a narrow jaw profile that fits in tight spots. Hardened cutting edges shear through soft metal.
May 2013
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. invited a large group of editors on June 12, 2013, to Milwaukee, Wis., to present the company's suite of new products for 2013.
January 2013
Knaack Storagemaster's rolling work benches are offered in eight models in a range of sizes and load capacities. Models 45, 47, 49 and 63 (mechanic’s tool chest) have 6-in. casters and 1,000-lb.
December 2012
EdoLED’s DLC40301 DimWheel Colour is a one-button DMX controller for LED drivers and DMX-compatible luminaires.
November 2012
Thermal imagers are playing an increasingly important role as a diagnostic tool for immediately identifying potential problems by quickly scanning electrical system connections, fuses, junction boxes,
November 2012
1 LADDER > Werner’s compact, three-section extension ladders reduce to 20–25 percent shorter than standard two-piece extension ladders in the closed position, which aids in transportation inside an
November 2007
Make a list of essential hand tools needed by electricians, and it likely will include several different kinds of saws. Reciprocating power saws probably top most lists.
September 2007
Making an electrical connection is such a routine task that it can be easy to overlook how critical it is to make every connection carefully and correctly.
June 2007
Electricians often must work above floor or ground level, and despite a wide selection of power lifting devices and equipment, ladders remain the only practical way to access many overhead work locat
January 2007
The rotary power drill is one of the most basic tools for electricians; however, there are times when standard rotary models can’t get the job done as efficiently as specialized drilling tools, and fo