Electrical Contractor Magazine

Tools and Equipment

January 2014
Milwaukee Tool Corp.’s Diamond Plus hole saw provides a single solution for drilling anchor and clearance holes in abrasive materials, including tile, stone, glass, brick, block and cement backer boar
January 2014
Southwire Tools’ CCPR400 9-in. ratcheting cable cutter has hardened steel-cutting blades and cuts up to 750 kcmil copper and 1,000 kcmil aluminum cables.
November 2013
Ideal Industries Inc.’s Lil’ Ripper Stripper rips and clips Romex’s outer sheathing with stainless steel blades and then cleanly strips off the inside wire carriers.
November 2013
Klein Tools’ power accessories line includes multibit power drivers that combine up to six screwdriver and nut driver functions in one power tool adapter.
November 2013
Accelerated Fastening’s Skydrill is a telescoping air cylinder controlled by a joystick that can drill ceilings up to 16 ft. high.
November 2013
Fluke’s 1730 three-phase energy logger is a streamlined energy-logging tool that conducts key measurements of voltage, current, power and power factor to identify areas of energy waste, enabling techn
November 2013
Porter-Cable has added a cordless reciprocating Tiger saw, 6½-in.
November 2013
Milwaukee Electric Tool’s M12 HammerVac universal dust extractor uses a replaceable certified HEPA filter for high-quality debris filtration and is powered by the M12 Red lithium-ion battery pack.
November 2013
Dewalt’s DCF680 8V Max battery-powered gyroscopic screwdriver is operated by gyroscopic sensors inside of the tool that senses the user’s wrist motions—right to tighten screws, left to loosen or remov
November 2013
RIDGID’s 100-watt power Inverter allows users to power standard electronics up to 100W right from the car.

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