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Makita CA5000XJ aluminium groove cutter

Makita CA5000XJ

Lightweight decorative materials such as aluminium sandwich panel systems are becoming ever more popular in interior décor, shop fitting and external aluminium cladding operations. But how do you work with them? How do you cut and bend them in the fast and accurate method designed to appeal to modern offices, hotels and schools and even domestic architecture? Makita has researched this …

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Bosch announces new cordless sabre saw

Bosch has added an ultra-compact cordless sabre saw to its range of 18 volt power tools. The GSA 18 V-LI C Professional combines a low weight of 2.5 kilograms with high power and offers a stroke rate of up to 3050 strokes per minute. Applications include cutting and trimming metal tubes, sheet-metal covers, wood paneling and drywalls. Soft start and …

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Kee Safety launches ladder safety kit

Kee Safety, the fall protection equipment expert, has launched the KeeGuard Ladder Kit, a permanently fixed guardrail system that can be used in conjunction with safety ladders and self-closing gates. KeeGuard Ladder Kit has been designed to provide a working at height safety solution that complies with EN 14122-4. This standard recommends that ‘to prevent falling through the access opening …

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Marley extends 160mm solvent range

Marley Plumbing & Drainage has strengthened its commercial soil product offering by expanding its solvent soil range with new 160mm fittings and pipe. This latest offering strengthens Marley’s existing commercial portfolio which includes its kitemarked HDPE (high-density polyethylene system) and dBlue acoustic soil systems, which have been manufactured to withstand the high daily usage commercial properties entail and for easier …

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Compact laser distance measures

The Stabila range of tools from Hyde now includes two compact laser distance measures; the Stabila LD220 and LD250. Simple to use and offered at a competitive price point, the Stabila LD220 and LD250 feature the latest measuring technology in a compact format, taking up little more room in a pocket or tool bag than a standard tape measure. The laser …

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Floor levelling compound

Saint-Gobain Weber‘s fibre-modified floor levelling compound is designed to offer fast and efficient renovation of existing floors, and floating floor construction, in domestic and commercial applications. weber.floor 4310 fibre flow is a pump-applied screed formulated from special cements, aggregates, binders and chemical admixtures that can be applied at depths between 5 – 50mm. It is supplied as a casein-free pre-blended …

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Bauder BioSOLAR combines photovoltaics with a green roof

Deciding between a green roof and photovoltaics (PV) has been a question faced by many over recent years when designing a flat roof; however these two technologies are no longer mutually exclusive with the introduction of Bauder BioSOLAR, which will be officially launched at this year’s Ecobuild. A biosolar roof is the successful combination of biodiverse and extensive green roofs …

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Compatible with faceshields and visors

press to check

Getting a good fit between face-protection equipment such as faceshields and visors and your breathing mask is said to be no problem when they are used with JSP’s Press To Check filters on a half-mask. The filters’ low-profile, swept-back design enables excellent visibility, allowing the filters to be worn behind all types of faceshield and welding visor. Daily face-fit reassurance …

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Award winning kneepad

A non-foam based, pocketed safety kneepad which maintains its maximum cushioning effect throughout consecutive or prolonged use, can help prevent up to six months down time through knee injury according to the product’s manufacturer. The claim comes from Cliff Lockyer, CEO of Redbacks Cushioning, the Daventry, Northamptonshire based manufacturers of the UK designed, ‘Redbacks’ cushioning kneepad which won SATRA’s ‘Best …

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BSS adds pump range

salmander pump

BSS, the heating and pipeline product distributer, has added a selection of quiet, reliable and robust Salamander pumps to its product range. Whether mains- or gravity-fed, for individual items or for a whole system; the new range provides pumps to boost water pressures for both light commercial and domestic installations. Products on offer include: HomeBoost Mains Water Pump; ESP Super …

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