Flooring pneumatic nailer for large surfaces

The 550ALG pneumatic 18ga L type nailer from Primatech is said to be the most advanced tool designed for large surfaces such as gymnasium floors. The 550 ALG Gym version provides the installer with 3 distinctive advantages. First, the PrimSurfer bearing assembled roller base features a two-way side shift. Not having to lift the tool […]

Waterjet system offers five-axis cutting

Flow International has announced the Mach 200 series, a flexible waterjet cutting system. The system is paired with the new Pivot+Waterjet cutting head and offers 5-axis cutting not previously available on the company’s waterjet systems. Specifications include maximum traverse speed up to 400 in./min, linear straightness accuracy of ±0.003 in./3 ft and repeatability of 0.0015 […]

Flooring nailer reaches tight areas

The Q900A Edge nailer from Primatech is said to reach difficult and tight workspace areas. The nailer is designed to blind nail as close as 2 in. to the end wall at 45° with the same holding power as the field. Used with the 18 ga. Edge nails, the system is designed for most solids […]

Double bevel sliding miter saw suitable for contractors

The Hercules Professional 12 in. double bevel sliding miter saw from Harbor Freight Tools features both top vertical and horizontal cut capacity, with the ability to cut up to 7½-in. crown molding vertically nested and up to 6¾-in. base board against the fence. The saw also has a 14-in. horizontal cross-cut capacity that handles virtually […]

Stone drilling system kit for cutting slabs

Lackmond has introduced the Beast stone drilling kit that includes drilling machine, bit template and water tank, along with a durable plastic case protects tool for transport. The drill has a 3,000 to 10,000 rpm, 7-amp variable speed motor. Accurate, chip-free holes are said to be made when used with Beast branded hole saws. The […]

Wet tile saw has large format capability

The Beast10 wet tile saw from Lackmond provides large format capability in a portable frame. The 10 in. saw has been manufactured with tight tolerances, stainless steel hardware, superior materials, and designed as a true professional level tile saw, the company says. The saw is said to have the largest cutting capacity in its class […]

Dry-cut tile saw introduced

IQ Power Tools has introduced what is said to be the first dry-cut tile saw designed to cut ceramic, porcelain, marble and stone. The model iQTS244 is a 10 in. dry-cut tile saw designed for professional tile setters and contractors. The portable tool permits tile to be cut inside or outside with no water and […]

Specialty flooring line of cushion back cutters

Better Tools, a manufacturer of specialty flooring installation tools, has launched a new line of Gorilla Cutters cushion back cutters. The cutters offer an all stainless steel ergonomic design with blades set at a 30-degree angle. The single and double blade cutters are said to offer an easy-loading blade slot and adjustable blade depth. The […]

Bit holder creates 26 screwdrivers in one tool

LiftUp 26one magazine bit holder from Wiha contains thirteen double bits, offering 26 of the most common drive profiles in one single tool. It is possible to select, remove, and return bits at the touch of a button. The design is based on its predecessors from the Wiha LiftUp series from 2014, with a magazine […]

Getting a Bluetooth charge out of it

If you’re an installer who uses DeWalt tools, you may appreciate this new offering. DeWalt has launched its first line of premium 20 V Max 2 A and 4 A lithium ion batteries with Bluetooth capability. You can control these batteries with your Apple or Android smart device using DeWalt’s free Tool Connect app. After […]