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: 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: General Tools & Instruments Digital Franctional Callipers
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Launch Time 2009: General Tools & Instruments Digital Franctional Callipers

General Tools & Instruments' lightweight 3-inch and 6-inch nonmarring,... 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: Ridgid PressSnap Cutting Tool
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Launch Time 2009: Ridgid PressSnap Cutting Tool

The PressSnap cutting tool for no-hub and service-weight cast-iron pipe attaches... More

Launch Time 2009: Metabo 18-Volt Cordless Hammer Drill/Driver
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Launch Time 2009: Metabo 18-Volt Cordless Hammer Drill/Driver

The SB18 LTX 18-volt cordless hammer drill/driver offers superior ergonomicsand... 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: 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: 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

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