Danuser Heavy Duty Auger
The Danuser EP Heavy Duty Auger Series offers: Lifetime warranty covering output pull out; Innovative planetary design with fewer internal components that are completely sealed and running in oil; Forged planetary housing and output with tapered roller bearings; Compact housing design and hoses routed out the top, allowing you to dig deeper and in tighter locations; Utility-style housing with integrated ears for added strength; 2-in hex output shaft; and 3-year warranty on the drive unit.
Dynamic Fastener Fein Nibbler
Fein Nibbler, the BLK 1.3CS, is the finest nibbler available to cut flat or corrugated sheet metal up to 18 gauge thick. Cutting speed is a snappy 7.5 ft/minute. Eight die locations allow cutting direction to be adjusted in 45-degree increments without tools. The DeWalt 268 Versa Clutch Scrugun-Versa-Clutch torque adjustment system allows you to “dial” the proper torque needed to efficiently drive fasteners without stripping or breaking fasteners. High power motor for metal fastening applications. Excellent ergonomics offers less user fatigue. Slasher Steel Cutting Blades are designed to cut steel from 29 gauge up to 1A-inches thick, perfect for painted panel. As compared to using an abrasive wheel you’ll obtain: 1) less noise; 2) fewer blade changes; 3) no burr on edges; 4) drastically reduced sparking; 5) less cost per cut; 6) no dust clouds; 7) faster cutting; and 8) cool cutting.
Engage Machinery provides machines to fit large or small operations. Engage products offer ease of operation and value in the sheet metal fabricating industry. An application driven business and resource for reliability, expertise and support, Engage supplies AG and PBR panel roll formers, portable rollformers, trim rollforming lines, slitting lines, long folders, powered decoilers, shears, 10-ft folders, handbrakes and slip rolls.
Fein Power Tools
German precision power tools are manufactured for daily use by the professional. The Fein Blk 1.3CS 18-gauge nibbler is a must for all cutting needs in the metal roofing industry.
Gehl Company Telescopic Handlers
Gehl Company, a leading manufacturer of compact construction and agriculture equipment, announces the all-new model RS10-55 and model RS12-42 telescopic handlers. The new RS10-55 telescopic handler has a rated lift capacity of 10,000 pounds (4535 kg) and a maximum lift height of 55 feet (16.8 m). The RS12-42 boasts a rated lift capacity of 12,000 pounds (5443 kg) and a maximum lift height of 42 feet (12.8 m).
|Dynamic Fastener||Jancy Engineering||Stiletto|
Intec Insulation Blowing Equipment
Founded in 1977, Intec has grown to become the recognized leader in the insulation blowing equipment industry. We provide a full line of installation equipment and accessories to help you, or your customer, get the job done in an efficient and professional manner, and deliver meaningful profit opportunities. Equipment allows for attic, dense pack, spray-in, and spray-on insulation applications. On-site training and a courteous Customer Service Team ensure you obtain the best overall value.
Jancy Engineering Magnetic Base Drill Press
Jancy Engineering Inc., Davenport, Iowa, announces the introduction of its new model magnetic base drill press, the USA 101. Designed to use Slugger annular cutters, this machine offers more than 12 new or improved features. Illuminated control buttons, a more powerful motor and an industry exclusive, detachable power cord are all now standard, as is the innovative “Mag-Bot” coolant delivery system, a first in the industry. The USA 101 provides safety without sacrificing performance. Features like a redesigned safety guard/ chip breaker, a safety strap and link system and “Smart Magnet” circuitry reduce or eliminate operator errors. The “Smart Magnet” circuit does not allow the motor to operate in unsafe magnetic holding conditions. Illuminated panel switches indicate the existence of a sufficient magnetic holding force. The machine weighs just 29 pounds.
|Klenk Tools||Princeton Delivery|
Texas-based Kentex makes light-gauge coil processing equipment, modular decoilers, coil cars, slitters, recoilers and a cut materials receiving station suitable for painted or coated materials up to 18-gauge, with a cut length tolerance of 1/16 inch. Computer control allows automatic operation and accurate, consistent cut lengths.
A 4-to-1 ratio action makes this 16-in-1 RATCHETING Speed Driver the fastest hand-operated driver on the market. By holding the black collar while turning the handle, the nosepiece turns four times for every one turn of the handle, and changes direction quickly with one hand, even during use. 4:1 ratio works best when driving screws and nuts in low-torque situations. For higher torque operations, such as driving wood screws, or rusted or tight fitting screws, the 1:1 ratio is best.
LOWE Manufacturing Company, Inc., a U.S.-Wisconsin based manufacturing facility since 1971, manufactures the largest selection of auger drives, auger bits, trenchers and grapples for compact equipment such as: mini-loaders, skid loaders, track loaders, compact excavators, compact utility tractors, small wheel loaders, and telehandlers.
Malco Carbide Tipped Hole Saw
Malco has added three new carbide tipped hole saws to its line of 19 Quick Action Carbide Tipped Hole Saws. Added are 2-9/16-, 3-5/8- and 4-5/8-inch sizes. These hole saws feature aggressive cutting, carbide tipped teeth with deep self-cleaning gullets and a generous 2-1/4 inch cutting depth. They make fast and easy work of cutting large or small holes through fiber-cement, wood, wall tile, fiberglass, plastics and more. They also provide a unique quick-connect arbor design for quick release and ejection of thick saw plugs. Extra-long pilot drills extend a full 1 inch beyond the hole saw teeth to cut through uneven surfaces such as lap siding.
Marion designs and fabricates custom manufacturing equipment, specializing in metal forming equipment. Marion builds to customer specifications, including panel form, trim roll form, stud and track roll form machines and more, as well as building all necessary equipment such as decoilers, shears, slitters, stackers, etc. All Marion products are made in the U.S.
Feature items include Schechtl automatic folders and Jorns Long Folders in 12-, 13-, 26- and 40-foot lengths in 18- through 11-gauge capacities. The company also has Schechtl shears and coil processing systems from Jorns, Schleback and Forstner. MetalForming offers seamers, slitters and hand tools.
Mustang Skid Steer Loader
Mustang, a leading manufacturer of compact equipment for agriculture and construction markets, is pleased to introduce the Model 2700V Skid Steer Loader. Key features of this vertical-lift style loader include: Yanmar Tier III 84-hp, turbocharged diesel engine; Impressive rated operating capacity of 2,700 pounds; A vertical-lift boom with enhanced stability; And, more than 130 inch of lift height, reaching higher than any competitor in its weight class.
New Tech Machinery
New Tech offers portable onsite and in-plant roll-forming equipment used in residential, architectural and commercial applications. Patented equipment includes: Standing seam roof panel machines, like the new SSQ machine, flush wall/soffit machine and seamless gutter machines including the 7-inch commercial box gutter machine.
Princeton Delivery Forklifts
Princeton Delivery Systems is the leading U.S. truck mounted forklift manufacturer. Their PiggyBack Delivery System models are designed for building material applications: The “4-Way” is specifically designed to carry long loads, like engineered floor joists, through narrow openings; PB80 will handle prefabricated wall panels or other heavy loads; the PB50 – 5,000 pound capacity unit is unequaled in rough terrain performance; and PB45, with a 4,500 pound capacity, is ideal for medium loads on many single-axle trucks.
Simpson Strong-Tie Quik Drive Tool
The Simpson Strong-Tie Quik Drive PROPP150G2 auto-feed screw driving system is specifically designed for standing-seam metal roofing and cuts fastener installation time in half. The tool features a Precision Placement nosepiece, which allows users to drive fasteners into the pre-existing hole of a standing seam clip and in close proximity to the clip bend without interference by the tool. With collated screw strips, there’s no more fumbling for bulk screws, which also minimizes screw waste. Lightweight and easy to use, installers can now drive screws with one hand, increasing productivity.
Stiletto Titanium TiBone hammer
Stiletto’s Titanium TiBone hammer has become the tool of choice for professional Post Beam and Pole Barn framers in the U.S. and Canada because the 20-, 30- and 60-penny spikes these builders use are hammer and elbow killers. Titanium offers ten times more dampening of recoil shock than steel hammers, and has an indefinite service life with its replaceable steel faces.
Swenson’s pivot shears cuts metal panels in one quick, clean cut. Rugged blades are specific for the desired panel profiles. Standard quick-change blades are easily swapped out for versatility in shearing different profiles or at angles. Manual operation leaves a clean, burr-free edge while eliminating hand snips and the hassle of power cords and hot, flying metal.
|Simpson Strong-Tie||Van Mark|
TekSupply offers a variety of tools for the construction site, including wagons and carts, shovels, brooms, work lights, fasteners, lifting and pulling systems and more. Their EZ-Haul Utility Wagon is available in 1,500 pound and 3,000 pound capacities to make moving items easier.
Since 1969, this Tennessee company has had a full range of sheet metal tools including hand brakes, power shears, slip rolls, cleat benders, notchers and rotary machines.
Triangle supplies a full line of tools and accessories for drilling, driving, cutting and sawing, and carries all major brands of standard and specialty tools designed for the professional contractor. To assure proper tool use, job-site support and training programs are available from 23 locations.
Van Mark MetalMaster
Van Mark proudly introduces the new and improved Industrial MetalMaster 20EZ featuring the New MasterStand EZ-GO. Like its predecessor, this brake was designed for the Metal Roofing Industry’s bending demands. The MasterStand EZ-GO’s center weighted ball bearing wheels can “Spin on a dime” when moving the brake. That, the new 25% stronger Lockmaster 20 3/8 inch castings, along with a low profile extended platform, makes this model the instant market leader in portable bending brakes.
Wells Cargo Trailers
Wells Cargo, based in Elkhart, Ind., manufacturers enclosed trailers for all types of uses for?the construction/contracting industry. National and international distribution.
Other articles in the October 2010 issue of Rural Builder
- 2011 Buyers’ Guide
- Horse Barn of a Different Color
- Finding and keeping good help
- Tech Talk: Keeping Track of Your Tools
- Money Talk: The tax record defense