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: 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: Trimble Spectra Precision Laser
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Launch Time 2009: Trimble Spectra Precision Laser

The Spectra Precision Laser (HV301G) is an automatic self-leveling laser that... More

Launch Time 2009: General Tools & Instruments Digital Franctional Callipers
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: Hitachi Cordless Impact Driver
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Launch Time 2009: Hitachi Cordless Impact Driver

Hitachi's new 14.4-volt cordless impact driver (WH14DBL) has a brushless motor... More

Launch Time 2009: Lenox Mobile Torch System II
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Launch Time 2009: Lenox Mobile Torch System II

The Lenox Mobile Torch System II (MTS II) is a combo gas-torch canister connection... More

Launch Time 2009: Amana Tool Router Bit Sets
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Launch Time 2009: Amana Tool Router Bit Sets

Two new wood-flooring router-bit sets offer precision-mated profiles with integral... More

Launch Time 2009: Stanley FatMax Graphite Hammer
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Launch Time 2009: Stanley FatMax Graphite Hammer

The striking face on Stanley's two new FatMax graphite hammers is 70 percent... More

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