May 23, 2013
Compact With a Push Button Chuck
DeWalt 20V MAX Lithium Ion Brushless 3-Speed 1/4" Impact Driver '
The DeWalt 20V MAX Lithium Ion Brushless 3-Speed 1/4″ Impact Driver DCF895C2 (1.5AH) now comes designed with a thoughtful push button chuck. This design change implements an easily held, one handed operation, lending itself to easier accessory changes when needed. In addition, the modern compact design measures only 5.25 inches from front to back, which also helped Dewalt to minimize the encumbrance of this device, as they were successfully able to keep the weight of this impact driver down to only 2.2 pounds. So what does this all mean? It means that without a doubt, the operator of the DCF895C2 will have no problem using it in tight, hard to reach areas that larger impact drivers prove difficult to maneuver with.
LED Lights and Accessories
DeWalt built three LED lights, centered around the tool’s chuck, with a handy 20 second delay that triggers right after the hand releases, ultimately eliminating shadows while providing clarity and greatly improved visibility. In addition, you can accessorize the tool with an included belt hook, that will allow you to keep your MAX Lithium Ion Impact Driver close at hand at all times while also providing superior portability. There is also a battery fuel gauge indicator displayed on the DCF895 that is also powered with three LED lights, which is geared towards keeping it’s user in the know as to current run times and remaining battery life. Continue reading “DeWalt 20V MAX Lithium Ion Brushless 3-Speed 1/4″ Impact Driver DCF895C2 (1.5AH)” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 23, 2013
May 22, 2013
providing longer run time, and a 5 times lower self-discharge rate.
A Powerful Motor
The Makita BHP454 18V Li-Ion 1/2″ 2-Speed Hammer Drill Kit has a powerful motor that is built to deliver up to a maximum of 560 inches per pound of torque across it’s 16 torque settings, all of which are enabled to offer the user precision control. Makita further demonstrates the tech-savvy engineering of this product by showcasing their superior system of lithium-ion battery technology in this device, which provides longer run times and boasts a 5 times lower self-discharge rate. In addition, Makita’s BHP454 18V Li-ion Hammer Drill Kit has two speed gearing that provisions the power, which takes this drill to a much higher efficiency level. Finally, it has two built-in L.E.D. lights to illuminate the immediate work area. Continue reading “Makita BHP454 18V Li-Ion 1/2″ 2-Speed Hammer Drill Kit” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 22, 2013
May 21, 2013
Amazing 28 Volt Technology
Milwaukee V28 Circular Saw w/ Battery 0730-22
The Milwaukee 0730-22 V28 Circular Saw w/ Battery has Milwaukee’s new and innovative 28 Volt technology. The V28 lithium ion batteries ensure enormous amounts of power in a lightweight cordless design. The 28 Volts of power also has over twice the overall run time of a standard 18 volt battery, while still carrying the lighter weight design.
Circular Saw with Exceptional Cutting Power
The V28 Circular Saw is built by Milwaukee to deliver 4200 RPM’s of exceptional non stop cutting power.
The new and improved fast acting electric brake improves the saw’s overall productivity and offers better cutting results. The tactile grips are located on both handles, which allows for even more added control during the sawing operation. The high strength aircraft aluminum shoe increases quality, as it actively resists bending for superior results, while also giving it a more accurate and precise cutting ability. The saw’s 28 volts deliver up to 40-50% more power while in constant use and the saw also has a convenient battery fuel gauge, that shows the tool’s current charge level. Continue reading “Milwaukee V28 Circular Saw w/ Battery 0730-22” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 21, 2013
May 20, 2013
A Hybrid 4-Function Tool
Makita 18V LXT Cordless Hybrid 4-Function Impact-Hammer-Driver-Drill Bare Tool BTP140Z
The Makita BTP140Z 18V LXT Cordless Hybrid 4-Function Impact-Hammer-Driver-Drill (Bare Tool) has been built as a hybrid 4-Function Tool. The hybrid tool conveniently includes an impact hammer, driver and a drill, all in one tool that will make life easier for professionals of all trades.
Drills into Concrete And Can Also Drive Lag Bolts
The Makita BTP140Z LXT cordless Hybrid 4-Function Impact Hammer/Driver/Drill has the power to easily drive lag bolts and screws, thanks to the tool’s on-board clutch settings. Furthermore, this powerful Makita Hybrid heightens its value as it easily drills into concrete, wood, metal and plastic with no problem.
With A Four Pole Torque Motor and a Compact Design
In addition to the great features listed previously, the BTP140Z also has a quality 4-pole maximum torque motor, which is designed to deliver 1,240 inches per pound of efficient torque in a compact frame. The compact design is 7-3/8′ in length, with a weight of only 4 pounds that greatly reduces operator fatigue. The Makita Hybrid also has an ergonomic shape, designed to fit the users hand like a glove, and which offers even pressure displacement for easy comfort and control. Continue reading “Makita 18V LXT Cordless Hybrid 4-Function Impact-Hammer-Driver-Drill Bare Tool BTP140Z” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 20, 2013
May 19, 2013
Greenlee ELECTRIC BENDER, DX W/COMBI SHOE 555DXRE
The Greenlee 555DXRE ELECTRIC BENDER, DX W/COMBI SHOE has been completely overhauled and redesigned with new engineering to make their 555 series bender the most portable, durable and cost effective bender available on the market. The durable outside housing is made from materials to allow the rugged frame to stand up to tough worksite wear and tear, and as such is referred to as the triple nickle. The inside now includes an encoder system, allowing the bender to be more versatile and dependable than ever before. An advantage of the new encoder system is it’s ability to allow the bender to increase repeat-ability and productivity as it reads the shoe, all while it protects the motor and electronics as it controls the speed for each specific bend command. In addition, with the use of it’s absolute encoder, the 555DXRE provides digital angle readouts an a handheld pendant and jogging capability. The new design supports a simpler bending system and has made using the bender as easy as possible for it’s operator. Continue reading “Greenlee ELECTRIC BENDER, DX W/COMBI SHOE 555DXRE” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 19, 2013
May 18, 2013
Built With A Cast Iron Pump and a Powerful Motor
Makita 3 H.P. Air Compressor (w/ wheels) MAC5200
The Makita MAC5200 3 H.P. Air Compressor (w/ wheels) has a cast iron pump with a “Big Bore” cylinder and piston, both are engineered to provide faster recovery time, as well as to improve the machines overall performance. The powerful Makita 3.0 HP motor produces results that other air compressors in its class cannot compete with. It has 6.5 CFM’s at 90 PSI, which will greatly enhance productivity.
Oil Lubricated with a Cast Iron Cylinder
The Makita MAC5200 has a pump that is oil-lubricated to provide the machine with a cooler running temperature, and also to reduce it’s internal wear and tear. In addition, it also has a durable cast iron cylinder, which further reduces wear and tear while it increases the pumps longevity. Another plus of the MAC5200 is it’s ability to remove the iron cylinder for easy maintenance.
Folding Handles and Rugged Wheels
The Makita 3HP Air compressor has been designed with a convenient folding handle, along with a smart low profile design, both of which offer great strides by providing a mechanism for easier storage. The rugged wheels also support jobsite portability, thanks to their ability to roll over rough terrain and roads. Finally, the built-in storage compartment conveniently stores air fittings and accessories neatly and securely. Continue reading “Makita 3 H.P. Air Compressor (w/ wheels) MAC5200” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 18, 2013
May 17, 2013
Ten Times More Durable than the Competition
Greenlee 930 Ultra Cutter Kit
Greenlee built its company’s stellar reputation on inventing and innovating tools, and one of their most regarded inventions of the century is their cutter kits. Specifically, the Greenlee 930 Ultra Cutter Kit, which meets this high standards that have been a Greenlee hallmark for over a 100 years is a great indication of Greenlee’s talented set of engineers. The 930 Cutter Kit has been made with quality materials that last 10 times longer than the current competition’s standard hole saws. Each cutter will smoothly deliver expert results as it cuts holes through metal with precision-ground teeth. In addition, these cutters are for use on your drill, just set the drill speed on slow and you can cut smooth burr-free holes with ease, and without burning the tips off. The Greenlee built durability that goes into the design of this product, also enhances the rate of speed that one can run the cutter at, ultimately lowering the user’s cost per hole.
No Walking and No Broken Teeth
The Greenlee Ultra Cutter Kit 930 has a split-point pilot drill that prevents the tool from “walking”, meaning it makes accurate hole placement easy and provides true stability from movement while cutting. This proves invaluable as a mechanism for saving time and is just one of many great aspects of Greenlee’s 930. In addition, the 930 has a spring-loaded slug ejector, meaning there is no tool required to change cutter sizes. Finally, because the saw’s body is machined out of solid, high-speed steel, user’s can feel confident that Greenlee’s 930 will be around longer thanks to the decreased incidents of broken teeth experienced by owners of the 930. Continue reading “Greenlee Ultra Cutter Kit 930” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 17, 2013
May 16, 2013
Compact Style Lends to Freestyle Applications
Porter Cable PCL212IDC-2 Compact 12V Lithium Drill & Impact
The Porter Cable PCL212IDC-2 Compact 12V Lithium Drill & Impact has been designed with an ultra compact size, lending itself to be free for any type of application the operator needs to perform. With a light weight feel it fits directly into one’s hand, and is never weighty or tiresome to the grip. The Porter Cable PLC2121DC-2 is ideal for even the most challenging tasks, regardless of how frustratingly tight the work area is.
When High Torque Is Married to High Power
Although small and lightweight this drill/driver has been designed to deliver superior power in a smaller, smarter, and more modern design. That’s because Porter Cable’s drill/driver is equipped with a 2-speed gearbox, created to allow the operator to perform high-speed drilling that reaches speeds from 0 – 315 / 0 – 1,200 RPM’s and includes a high-torque fastening ability that delivers up to a maximum of 220 inches per pounds of max torque. Additionally, the drill/driver has a single sleeve 3/8 inch chuck, with a spindle lock, that provides a high performance torque grip for better overall bit retention. Finally, the impact driver delivers a total 950 inches per pounds of hard hitting torque without the kick-back that other models provide. Continue reading “Porter Cable PCL212IDC-2 Compact 12V Lithium Drill & Impact” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 16, 2013
May 15, 2013
Frameless Motor Extends Value and Life
DeWalt 1/2" (13mm) 18V XRP Impact Wrench Kit DC820K
DeWalt has put together a great impact wrench kit that has everything you need to get started with the DeWalt DC820K 1/2″ (13mm) 18V XRP Impact Wrench Kit, which includes a charger, an 18V XRP battery, and a soft side bag to hold it all together for you while it’s not in use. Furthermore, DeWalt created the DC820K with a quality frameless motor design that supports the user with replaceable brushes, ultimately extending the tools overall durability and life. This supports a growing trend in the industry that has manufacturer’s moving more towards replaceable brushes each year thanks to the benefits to longevity, and serviceability, and DeWalt’s DC820K is no different.
Everything from phones to laptops have become compact in design, ultimately affording the best of today’s technology in a smaller package. The DeWalt Impact Wrench 18 XRP is no different, as it’s current compact size and lightweight design allow the user to accomplish job applications in the tightest of spaces without problem. Continue reading “DeWalt 1/2″ (13mm) 18V XRP Impact Wrench Kit DC820K” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 15, 2013
May 14, 2013
Big Advantages with a Small Design
Milwaukee 2429-21XC M12 Sub-Compact Band Saw Kit
The Milwaukee 2429-21XC M12 Sub-Compact Band Saw Kit reigns supreme as the uncontested title holder for the most lightweight and compact cordless bandsaw on the market. In fact, when compared to the traditional deep cut band saw, it is less than half the weight and size. Furthermore, the M12 band saw offers professionals like electrician’s, handymen, and maintenance men, the ability to keep one hand free, by providing the operator with one-handed power and portability for all of their applications, including cutting small diameter materials. The tool’s weight of 6.75 pounds and length of 12 inches, makes it ideal for jobs that require overhead cutting.
Make Your Cuts Fast and Clean
The Milwaukee 2429-21XC is faster than ever as it can saw straight through a ¾” EMT in only 3 seconds as it delivers over 150 cuts per charge! The bandsaw has the cutting capacity of 1-5/8” x 1-5/8” and performs it’s cuts with the minimum amount of vibration possible for a device of it’s size. In addition, the M12 Band Saw can also perform clean cuts on typical small diameter metal cutting applications. The M12 Band Saw also features, a dual-latching lower guard that covers the blade outside of the active cutting area. This feature was added to address specific OSHA guarding requirements, as well as to expand the tools suitability for one-handed use. Continue reading “Milwaukee M12 Sub-Compact Band Saw Kit 2429-21XC” »
Posted by Tool Up on May 14, 2013