Products   03/23/2011
Cordless Metal Saw: Many Cuts on a Single Charge The M18 Cordless 53/8-in. Metal Saw is Milwaukee’s latest addition to its M18 lithium-ion cordless tool range. The saw is capable of making 200 cuts of ¾-in. EMT conduit on a single charge. An impact-resistant window and LED light provide a clear view of the cut; cutting depth can be adjusted from 1/8 in. to 2 in. Milwaukee Electric Tool Co.; 800-729-3877;
Water-Source Heat Pump Multiple Options The Horizontal Water-Source Heat Pump from Ice Air is available with rotary or scroll compressors and features a heavy-duty gavanized-steel chassis and thermal expansion valves. The horizontal heat pumps are designed to have a low profile and are available in several cabinet sizes. They feature solid-state control systems with automatic shutoff. Optional add-ons include braided flexible stainless-steel hose kits. Ice Air; 914-468-7668;
Adjustable Headlamp: Longer Viewing Distances The Petzl Pixia 3 Headlamp has three settings, depending on the job: A wide beam for close-up work illuminates 50 ft for 12 hours of battery life, a medium setting for 100 ft for six hours and a long-range beam for up to 180 ft for three hours. An optional helmet headband and carrying case are available. Petzl; 801-926-1501;
HandHeld Inspection Camera: Comforable Grip The RIDGID Micro CA-100 Inspection Camera features a 3.5-in. screen and one-handed operation for visual examination of hard-to-reach areas. The 3/4-in. camera head comes with a flexible 3-ft cable that can be expanded to a maximum length of 30 ft. Available attachments include a hook tip for manipulating small objects, a magnetic tip for lifting metal objects and a mirror tip for peering around corners. The standard camera weighs only 1.2 lb and has a pistol grip to reduce user fatigue. The digital display has an image auto-rotate function for easier viewing. RIDGID; 800-474-3443;
Barrier Paver: Sliding Console Works on Both Sides Set to be introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011, the Gomaco 4400 Barrier Paver features a completely new design that allows for both right-side and left-side slip forming. The Glide control console can move from side to side, allowing the operator a clear view of any paving operation. Its mounting system can handle barriers up to 39.4 inches, and the 4400 Series auger is designed specifically for transporting low-slump concrete. Gomaco; 800-831-2320;