New product announcements: 02/24/2010 Corded Breaker: High Power, Low Vibration The TE 1500-AVR corded breaker is able to deliver 22 ft-lb of impact energy at up to 1,950 blows per minute. According to the manufacturer, the breaker’s sub-chassis anti-vibration system significantly reduces operator pulsation. The TE 1500-AVR is compatible with the Hilti TE DRS-B dust removal system and features three-chamber sealing to keep dust out of the tool. Hilti; 800-879-8000; www.us.hilti.com Compact Cordless Bandsaw: Cuts In Close The DCS370 18-volt Cordless Bandsaw is a highly portable tool designed for cutting threaded rod, piping, conduit and other metal materials. The bandsaw’s
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.