Cable Tester: Map Out Network Ports During Installation

The T130 VDV MapMaster 3.0 is designed for verifying cable installations in telecom applications. The device can be used to test shielded and unshielded Cat7, Cat6A, Cat6, Cat5e, Cat5, Cat4 and Cat3 cables. With a large backlit display and a glow-in-the-dark keypad, the MapMaster can be used in low-light conditions when verifying data cable installations. It can identify and map up to 20 locations at a time and can perform port identification on switches that cables are attached to for faster network installations. Platinum Tools;

Wheel Dozer: Reduced Noise Levels

The 814K wheel dozer has an operating weight of 24 tons and is powered by a 248-hp engine that meets Tier 4 Final emissions standards. It is available with a 3.72-cu-yd straight blade or a 13.8-cu-yd coal blade for better control of lighter materials. The cab features several improvements over earlier models, included an ambient noise level reduced to 70 db from 78 db and a redesigned control stick that replaces the steering wheel. Caterpillar;

Demolition Robots: Updated Models

Brokk introduced four new remote-operated demolition robots with a focus on improving maintenance and performance. The Brokk models 170, 200, 520D and 300 all feature SmartPower technology, which allows the machines to start up properly when connected to unreliable power sources. The demolition robots also feature fewer cables and hardened components to reduce damage and increase maintenance intervals. The remote control boxes for the robots have also been redesigned, with wide, adjustable belts for greater operator comfort. Brokk;

Work Lights: Easily Clip Onto Work Boot Shoelaces

Night Shift shoe lights generate 400 lumens of illumination with a 300-ft forward beam. The LEDs are designed to be worn on work boots and require no additional straps or attachments. They have a battery life of 10 hours and weigh only 2.4 oz each. The shoe lights attach via a simple shoelace clip and are fully OSHA compliant. The Night Shift LED’s casing is water-, dust- and impact-resistant. Night Tech Gear;         

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