One-Ton Bags
For Transporting Bulk Quantities of Material
A new line of one-ton bags provides contractors with the capability to transport up to 2,000 lb of bulk material from the warehouse or stockyard to remote areas on any job site. The bags are constructed from high-quality, tightly woven polypropylene and can be used for transporting sand, mulch or construction debris. Four reinforced lift loops are permanently attached, allowing the 35 x 35 x 47-in. bags to be top-lifted by crane or forklift. The bags are packaged in bundles of 20. They are easy to store and handle with standard equipment. Strong Man Building Products Corp.; 800/950-6999;

Electronic Measuring Wheel
Large LCD Display
?The KB-TZ expansion anchor is designed to fulfill the 2003 International Building Code requirements. With a unique wedge design, reduced requirements for edge distance and anchor spacing, and availability in carbon and Type 304 stainless steel, this medium-duty anchor is especially suited for seismic and cracked concrete applications. Hilti Inc.; 800/879-6000;

Electronic Measuring Wheel
Large LCD Display
?SpeedMeter, a new electronic measuring wheel, is available in 4-in. and 13-in. wheel sizes. They are designed to accommodate almost any industry requiring exact measurements, says the maker. Both models have a large LCD display, an electronic brake and a telescoping handle. The units are 99.9% accurate and are sealed to IP65NEMA 4 specifications. The 4-in. model is for indoor applications. The 13-in. model is for outdoor conditions, suitable for asphalt, concrete or paving installers. C.H. Hanson; 800/827-3398;

Durable Base
Bowling Ball Strength
?The XTREME Series is a new base for utility, light and traffic poles. The base is resistant to cracking, salt spray, chemical decay, rotting or pitting, and is nearly indestructible, the maker says. It is made of a high-strength polyurethane that is commonly used in bowling balls. Two models are available. They have a clam shell design and are scalable to match any size of pedestrian and traffic poles. Valmont Structures; 402/ 479-0203;

Walk-Behind Pavement Saw
Stay Level Handles
?The new PS series walk-behind pavement saw is the only one in the industry to integrate unique, adjustable handles that remain level regardless of the saw�s operating position, says the manufacturer. It features a low-maintenance design and is tailor-made for professional cutters engaged in road work and repair as well as those on any job where high-production cutting is required. The maximum blade capacity is 36 in. and the saw is driven by a fuel-efficient 60-hp Deutz engine. Multiquip Inc.; 800/421-1244;