Full Carbide Bit: Made for Drilling Rebar

The SDS-Plus and SDS-Max Rebar Demon 4-cutter full-carbide head hammer bits range in size from 5⁄32 in. to 11⁄8 in. for the Plus and 3⁄8 in. to 2 in. for the Max. Designed for rebar applications, the bits can drill holes into concrete without a rebar cutter. The bits are made with tri-metal diffusion bonding technology and are heat resistant to prevent breakage. A precision tip helps with accuracy, according to the manufacturer. The bits are compatible with corded and cordless SDS Plus and SDS Max rotary hammers. Diablo; www.diablotools.com  

Large Excavator: Comfortable Cab

The E165 large excavator, the biggest in the manufacturer’s lineup, has a maximum dump height of 21.3 ft and a dig depth of 20 ft, with an arm digging force of 18,077 lb-ft and bucket digging force of 25,794 lb-ft. It’s powered by a 131-hp engine and has four power modes with varying levels of speed and fuel efficiency, and smart power control in digging work mode. The pressurized cab has a sound isolating seal and a heated air-suspension seat to reduce vibration. Bobcat Co.; www.bobcat.com

Drill-Driver: Multiple Attachments

The 18V FlexiClick 5-In-1 Drill-Driver comes with three attachments: a ½-in. keyless right-angle chuck and an offset angle and ½-in. keyless all-metal chuck. A fourth attachment, sold separately, turns the tool into an SDS-plus rotary hammer for drilling into concrete. The tool has a ¼-in. hex bit holder with a quick release. Its EC brushless motor delivers a maximum 535 in.-lb of torque. The tool’s integrated acceleration sensor shuts down the motor after it detects sudden movement. The kit comes with a CORE18V 4.0-Ah battery and 18V charger. Bosch; www.boschtools.com

Material Handler: Upgraded Features

The MH3040 material handler is powered by a 151-kW Cat C7.1 engine that meets Tier 4 Final emission standards. The aftertreatment system doesn’t require regular maintenance. New to this model is a Heavy-Lift mode that improves lift capacity and control, according to the manufacturer. A Smart mode improves fuel efficiency by adjusting engine and hydraulic power to working conditions. Improved swing speed lowers cycle times for faster transfer of material. This model features a roomy cab with reduced noise levels and large windows for increased visibility. Cat; www.cat.com

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