Products 02/09/2011 Gas-Powered Saw: Cuts Concrete, Stone and Ductile Iron The 695GC Diamond Chain Saw is capable of 16-in.-deep cuts and can be used on concrete, stone and masonry. The saw is powered by a 6.4-hp, 94-cc gas engine. It is compatible with the entire MAX line of diamond chains, including ICS FORCE4 chains that allow the saw to cut not only concrete and stone but also ductile iron, PVC, Insituform, cast iron and HDPE pipe. The polyester air filter is designed for wet cutting, and the rear-port air intake is intended to keep the air flow free of slurry
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.