Coil Framing Nailer
Unique Trigger Design
The new N89C-1 coil framing nailer allows end-users to decide which type of firing modes best suits their needs. With a magazine capacity between 225 and 300 nails, the tool accepts coil framing nails between 2 in. to 3 1/ 2 in. long with a shank diameter of .009 in. to .148 in. Designed for countersinking into high-density building materials, the N89C-1 offers 1,050 in.-lb of driving force, 20% more power than previous models. An all-new factory installed Smart Trigger is standard. BOSTITCH; 800/832-3080;

Wheel Washer
Portable or Stationary
DirtSquirt is a wheel wash system designed to comply with EPA standards and to keep roadways clean. Available in portable or stationary models, DirtSquirt allows contractors to clean their truck tires and equipment without leaving the cab. It is completely automated and can be used at quarries, construction sites and any other high-dirt or mud jobsites. The system is equipped with a 20-hp, 160-gpm high-pressure pump. Nesco; 800/237-3878;

Versatile Track System
Helps Maximize Skid Steer Performance
A smaller model of the Versatile Track System is available for skid steers with wheelbases under 42 in. and engines in the 42 to 65- hp range. It gives contractors the option to choose between tracks or tires for a particular application. The easy-on, easy-off design of the track system allows the rubber track undercarriage, available with 12 or 15-in.-wide tracks, to be bolted to the hubs of most skid steer loaders in less than one hour. Loegering Manufacturing Inc.; 800/373-5441;

Mini Excavators
Engine Power Increase of 4%
Two C-Series models, the 301.6C and 301.8C, feature 22% more bucket-digging force and greater than 10% more stick-digging force than the previous models. The new machines are designed to get more work done faster through an engine power increase of approximately 4%–up to 18.1 hp with increased hydraulic flow and pressure. Additional features include a large swing-out rear door for service access. Caterpillar Inc.; 309/675-1000;

Large Number of Configurations
Manufacturer introduces the Scando 650 hoist for both construction and permanent access applications. It offers a large number of possible configurations with different doors and gates, speeds and payload capacities. Available in single or twin-car configurations, the Scando 650 offers payloads of 1,500 to 3,200 kg/car and has a standard maximum lifting height of 400 meters, which can be increased upon request. It also offers speeds up to 65 m/min. Alimak Hek Inc.; 203/367-7400; www.ali