Stafda Annual Convention & Trade Show

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TOOLS of the TRADEshow-STAFDA 2009 Edition

Last week I attended the 33rd annual STAFDA convention and trade show in Atlanta, Georgia. Membership includes distributors, retailers, and manufacturers of light construction tools and related products. This show is always interesting for Tools of the Trade because it is where we find the latest in tools and equipment that relate closely to the trades of our readers. More

Launch Time 2009
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Launch Time 2009

With the economy poised for a comeback in 2010, toolmakers are just now rolling... More

Launch Time 2009: Capital Safety Ultra-Lok Dual-Mode Fall-Protection Rig
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Launch Time 2009: Capital Safety Ultra-Lok Dual-Mode Fall-Protection Rig

The Ultra-Lok RSQ SRL ('rescue with self-retracting lifeline')is the first... More

Launch Time 2009: Malco Tools with RedLine Handles
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Launch Time 2009: Malco Tools with RedLine Handles

New RedLine handles have been added to 22 tools in the Malco hand-tool line. More

Launch Time 2009: Alltrade Line Of Tool Bags
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Launch Time 2009: Alltrade Line Of Tool Bags

Designed to meet the demands of professionals, a new tool-bag line created for the... More

Launch Time 2009: Bosch GTL3 Tile Layout Laser
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Launch Time 2009: Bosch GTL3 Tile Layout Laser

The GTL3 tile layout laser can display 45-degree lines, which means that users can... More

Launch Time 2009: Irwin Marathon PCD Fiber Cement Circular Saw Blades
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Launch Time 2009: Irwin Marathon PCD Fiber Cement Circular Saw Blades

Marathon PCD Fiber Cement Circular Saw Blades deliver longer life and less dust... More

Launch Time 2009: Greenlee Auger Bits
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Launch Time 2009: Greenlee Auger Bits

Greenlee's extended-length (24- and 30-inch) auger bits eliminate theneed for bit... More

Launch Time 2009: Bernzomatic QuickFire Torch
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Launch Time 2009: Bernzomatic QuickFire Torch

The QuickFire Torch offers a more compact size and a hotter flame for soldering (... More

Launch Time 2009: Jenny Products Compressor-Generator
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Launch Time 2009: Jenny Products Compressor-Generator

This combination compressor-generator (K11HGA-17P-3000W) features an11-hp Honda... More

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