Products   01/12/2011
Lithium-Ion Driver-Drill: Shorter Charge Time The LXFD01CW 18V Cordless 1/2-in. Driver-Drill is the latest entry in Makita’s lithium-ion-powered compact-tool line. The LXFD01CW is an update of Makita’s original lithium-ion drill driver, the BDF452HW, and features a 15-minute charge time. It can deliver 40 ft-lb of max torque and weighs only 3.3 lb. It has 16 clutch positions and an all-metal two-speed transmission for a wide range of uses. Makita; 800-462-5482;
Total Station: Long Distance The Topcon GPT-3200 Series of Total Stations features several improvements over earlier models. The GPT-3200NW is able to measure distances of up to 1,310 ft without the use of a reflector. It also employs a Class I/M safe laser that allows for use in heavy traffic. Topcon Positioning Systems; 925-245-8300;
Aerial Platform: Light-Duty Chassis The L13i is an articulated and telescoping insulated aerial platform for light-duty chassis in the 7,700-lb- gross vehicle weight range. It has a working height of 41 ft, and a two-person platform option is available. Terex Utilities; 888-837-3977;
Compact Router: Ergonomic Design The DeWALT DWP611 Compact Router has the ergonomic features of larger routers and can be used on a variety of applications, including small bevel cuts, large edge profiles and heavy flush trimming. The router features 11/4 peak hp and has an extended ¼-in. router collet to reduce overall vibration. DeWALT; 800-433-9258;