Archives for June 2019

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 […]

Brushed stainless steel shower shelves

Schluter has introduced a line brushed stainless steel shower shelves said to be fast and easy to install, as well as bring a new design element to tiled showers. Although they can be used in any setting, the shelves are designed to complement the company’s Style shower grates. Shelves are available in both the Curve […]

E-letter: Fathers’ Day

Everyone likes Mothers’ Day. It is a reminder that spring is here, and there are flowers, candy and dinners out. Moms are lauded in churches and media. Ads are directed at moms and people that should recognize moms. In a way, Mothers’ Day is a sectarian high holy day, and devil take the apostates.  Fathers’ Day, […]

Large-and-heavy-tile mortars offer high transfer technology

Mapei has introduced the Keraflex line of mortars, designed for use with large and heavy tiles. The four polymer-modified mortars are said to share the innovative trait of high material transfer onto the backs of tiles, while retaining impressive non-sag/nonslump properties. They are also suitable for edge-leveling clip applications. Easy to mix, the Keraflex mortars […]

One-step large and heavy tile mortar

Laticrete has announced Multimax Lite, a one-step, non-sag, large and heavy tile mortar for interior and exterior ceramic tile, porcelain tile, glass tile and stone installations. The 25 lb bag is said to have the coverage of 50 lb traditional mortar. Equipped with anti-microbial technology to protect the treated article, the product contains no silica […]

Bluetooth connected moisture meters

Flir Systems has announced two moisture meters with Bluetooth wireless connectivity: the MR59 ball probe moisture meter and the MR55 pin moisture meter. The MR59 is a pinless moisture meter, unique for its ball probe sensor, which helps users cover larger areas in a shorter time, the company says. The ball probe makes it easy […]