The Mouseplane from Power Adhesives is a distinctive plane with a flush blade and an ergonomic handle that is modeled after a computer mouse. The piece fits flush against a wood surface or edge to neatly remove any surplus dried glue or to fix uneven surfaces. The tool can be used to level edges, clean out corners of cabinets plus other jobs. The tool is equipped with a hardened carbon steel blade that maintains a sharp edge, notes the company.
Hand Plane with Blade
From Power Adhesives
- Product From Bullet Tools
The Magnum Shut-N-Cut from Bullet Tools is an insulation cutting system that decreases installation time threefold with one person cutting while three people are stuffing. It features an oversized clamp that firmly holds the insulation in place and compresses it by 80 percent while an easy, accurate cut is made with the specially designed EZ Insulation Knife that comes with it. The tool easily cuts insulation that's typically difficult to cut such as denim, Rockwool, foam and polyester while reducing jobsite dust.
- Product From Robert Bosch Tool Corp.
The Skil Mag77lt weighs in at 4-lbs. lighter than the standard worm drive saw, which makes it the lightest option available. The saw is equipped with the cut ready depth of cut system for easy and efficient depth of cut adjustments and a 24-tooth carbide blade for impact resistance. The foot of the saw stores a multi-function wrench, which can be used for the oil plug, brush cap, adjusting DOC and Bevel nuts and removing the blade diamond knock-outs.
- Product From LaGesse Products LLC
LaGesse Products has introduced LaSquare, a combination square with a 2-in. wide base that can be used on odd shaped materials such as round or square tubing, handrails, pipe, crown molding, cement blocks, wooden posts and numerous other materials. It has a clearly visible built-In level, a stainless steel blade that is fully hardened and tempered and a satin-chrome finish with precisely etched graduation marks in 1/8, 1/16, 1/32 and 1/64 increments.
- Product From Empire Level Manufacturing
Empire Level’s Magnetic Billet Torpedo levels are constructed of anodized aluminum alloy and are available in 5.5- and 8.5-in. sizes. They feature vials that display angles of 0, 30, 45 and 60 degrees. Neodymium magnets provide superior holding strength on metal objects, and a No-Dog feature makes bending pipe and conduit more accurate and helps to eliminate dog legs in offsets and saddles. The levels also feature a convenient V-groove for working with pipes and conduits.
- Product From IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC.
With a full-cone threaded tip, Ideal’s Power-Spade requires up to 50 percent less force to achieve faster cuts. Its self-feeding action promotes smoother, vibration-free drilling while the contoured paddle quickly removes chips from the hole, preventing lockup. The bit is available in a size range of 1/2 to 1 1/4 in., including standard shank bits and short-shank models (3/4, 7/8, 1 in.) that permit access in tight areas.
- Product From DEWALT
DeWalt’s 5-in-1 hacksaw has a 45- or 90-degree blade angle used for standard and flush cuts. It converts to a low-profile hacksaw for tight spaces and long reach hacksaw for hard-to-reach places. The nose piece converts to pistol grip jab saw.
- Product From The Stanley Works
Stanley’s FatMax Fubar has a precision-ground chisel and prying end for ripping cutting and prying; a strikeable surface for cutting or prying materials; and a bolt-on grip for added comfort and reduced slipping. Other features include a wide beveled end for prying and nail pulling as well as a second nail puller to maximize leverage.
- Product From General Tools and Instruments
Digital Sliding T-Bevel (828) from General Tools & Instruments takes the guesswork out of angle measurement and duplication and eliminates the problems associated with interpreting analog readings and transferring manual measurements. It operates as both a digital T-bevel and a protractor, and is the perfect tool for measuring, storing and transferring inside and outside angles when doing construction and fine carpentry; building cabinets, furniture and picture frames; installing tile and more.
- Product From Cepco Tool Co.
Cepco Tool Co.’s BoWrech is a one-man, self-locking board bender and tongue-and-groove joining tool that binds itself to any 2x joist and closes gaps up to 2 1/4 inch. Custom-sized or adjustable grippers are available. The gripper swivels for angled decking, and interchangeable parts are available for pushing or pulling. Constructed of heavy steel, the tool allows right or left-hand operation.
Arrow’s T50 R.E.D. manual staple gun and brad nail gun is the only manual tacker capable of firing a 1-inch (25mm) brad nail, according to the manufacturer. It also offers up to 60 percent more power than the company’s T50 staple gun. The T50 R.E.D. complements the classic T50 staple gun, which will remain available.