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Oct. 1, 2001
Floor Stripper Palmer Distributing & Sales' PG/101-2 Senior Floor Stripper includes the 54G safer blade changing system as a standard feature. Two 3-inch

Floor Stripper

Palmer Distributing & Sales' PG/101-2 Senior Floor Stripper includes the 54G safer blade changing system as a standard feature. Two 3-inch nuts are located above the blade to loosen and tighten when installing a blade, minimizing the potential for injury, according to the manufacturer.
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The Artison FG25 is a 5,000-pound lift capacity forklift that comes standard with a Nissan H25 gas engine. It also features air tires, 189- by 85-inch triple mast, third valve, sideshift, 48-inch forks, powershift and a back-up alarm. Available options include dual drive wheels with wide carriage, flat proof solid tires and different mast heights.
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Volvo Construction Equipment has completed an upgrade of the Volvo EC55 compact excavator. The upgrade features an ISO/SAE control pattern selector/system that allows switching easily and safely from backhoe to excavator pattern; hydraulic control lock to neutralize machine operation when the operator's armrest is raised; the Volvo hand-operated boom offset system; and the incorporation of the roll over protection structure for operator safety. It has an operating weight of 10,830 pounds with rubber tracks, a digging depth of 12 feet, 6 inches and truck loading height of 13 feet, 5 inches. The excavator is powered by a 2.8 liter, 52 horsepower direct injection diesel engine operating at 2,200 rpm.
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Tow Bar

The Aventa II tow bar from Blue Ox earned a new Class IV, 10,000 pound tow rating following extensive testing at the University of Nebraska College of Engineering. It is designed to tow heavy vehicles. The steel-constructed tow bar can be folded and stored directly on the coach. The self-aligning, pivot design allows one-person hitching with reduced concerns about hitching height.
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Diamond Blades

Diamond Products offers its core cut full radius diamond blades. The full radius protection is available for blades used on asphalt and green concrete. These blades feature segments with a wear retardant that protects the blade from undercutting. This protection includes every segment on the blade, and as a result blades last longer, says the company.
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Mobile Generators

Wacker Corp. adds three new mobile generator models to its existing line — the G 110, G 125 and G 155 — , which offer 98 kilowatt, 109 kilowatt and 138 kilowatt of standby power, respectively. Each model comes equipped with a John Deere engine and a 245-gallon capacity fuel tank. The G 110 has 88 kilowatt of prime output and offers 38.3 hours of running time under a full prime load. The G 125 has 98 kilowatts of prime output and runs under a full prime load for 34.5 hours. The G 155 has 124 kilowatts of prime output and runs under a full prime load for up to 26.8 hours before refueling is necessary.
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Truck Mixers

Schwing America releases its STM Conventional Series of truck mixers designed specifically for American ready mix producers. The series has a lower drum angle to provide a more favorable center of gravity that results in stability advantages between plant and delivery. The lower drum angle improves water flow during mixing and transit to produce a consistently homogenous mix at discharge. Operator friendly features include chutes supported on a greasable bearing for smooth rotation, a variable chute lock, favorable ladder angle, wide upper platform, splitter hose to allow washing from the platform and a 125-gallon pressurized water tank.
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Radial Tire

With its wide-lug tread design and well-protected sidewalls, the Michelin XHA L3 radial tire delivers traction and adherence that results in fewer flats and increased tire durability. Designed for loaders, graders and dozers, the product combines durable tread pattern with low rolling resistance to give operators greater fuel economy and better drive comfort. It features a steel cord component that when combined with special tread compounds and an aggressive tread pattern provides a greater resistance to impact and cuts even in severe conditions. The tire comes in both small and large sizes.
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Rock Solid's Plugr aerators now have two engine options, 5.5 horsepower Honda OHV and 5.5 horsepower Briggs & Stratton Inteck. Plugrs also have a new metal case and color identity. There are two sizes of Plugr, the compact 22-inch PL400 is sized for easy homeowner transport and handling, and the commercial-sized PL600 with a 30-inch path. The aerators are lightweight, have a wide, front wheelbase and the ability to start/stop/backup and make 90-degree turns.
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Dust Removal System

The TE DRS-S Dust Removal System from Hilti traps more than 80 percent of the dust that is created when drilling or coring, reducing airborne particles. Designed for dust-sensitive environments, the TE DRS-S accessory can be used with almost any Hilti Combihammer or rotary hammer drill from the TE 2 to the powerful TE 55.
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Vacuum Cleaners

Alto's WAP Technology Aero series of vacuum cleaners provide performance and versatility in a tank vacuum that is ideal for cleaning small shops, lobby areas, homes and vehicles. Both Aero 5 and Aero 7 have a complete line of floor and upholstery tools as well as swivel casters. The models have exhaust ports that can double as a blower for cleaning inaccessible places and to inflate items.
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The new indexing plungers from J.W. Winco have a threaded steel body with a plunger pin of hardened and ground steel, and a nonremovable knob of glass fiber reinforced nylon plastic in matte black. Available with or without a steel black oxide finish lock nut, the plungers are used for applications where the plunger is required to stay in a retracted position. The body's head is provided with a suitable notch in opposite positions to prevent it from accidentally slipping back to its forward position.
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The 307C and 307C SB excavators from Caterpillar offer improved controllability and a new cab and interior layout for optimum operator efficiency and comfort. The 307C weighs about 15,895 pounds and has several different front linkage configurations for flexibility and versatility in a wide range of applications. The 307C swing boom weighs about 18,479 pounds and features a boom that swings to the left 60 degrees and to the right 69 degrees. Each of the models is powered by the Mitsubishi 4M40-E1 engine, which creates flywheel power of 54 horsepower and meets worldwide emission requirements.
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Fluid Mixing System

Ditch Witch offers its FM50 fluid mixing system. It is the largest of four stand-alone, modular fluid systems for efficiently mixing drilling fluid additives with water and delivering the drilling fluid to directional drilling units for drilling, back reaming and product pullback. The unit comes equipped with two 1,000-gallon mixing tanks and is powered by a 20-kilowatt generator, which is driven by a 50-horsepower Kubota diesel engine.
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Plate Compactors

Arrow-Master Inc. offers a line of vibratory plate compactors designed for exceptional handling and maneuverability. Each unit has a reversible guide handle and double formed leading edge for improved climbing. The protective roll bar gives greater engine and component protection with a balanced lift point at the center for a crane hook. The P-Series vibratory plate compactors feature travel rates up to 135 feet per minute.
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The Heat Cannon F-1500T dual fuel construction heater from Flagro Industries provides 1,500,00 BTU/hr of forced air heat at the touch of a switch. Built to operate on either propane or natural gas, the product is ideal for large projects where big heat is required. Equipped with thermostat control, the product is engineered for easy use and simple maintenance.
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Duct Cleaner

The AQ-R1500 from Goodway makes duct cleaning a simple one-person operation. It uses a brush mounted to the tip of a rotating flexible shaft. While the operator feeds the rotating shaft assembly through the duct, a powerful scrubbing action easily loosens dust, dirt and debris. A high air displacement vacuum, connected to the duct, removes deposits as they are loosened. The unit features a ¾-horsepower drive motor and a belt switch to activate shaft rotation.
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The HYPAC C747B tandem ride-on vibratory roller is a versatile performer suitable for a variety of medium-duty compaction jobs. Combining a compact design with the performance of a heavier weight-class machine, it provides optimum compaction on both soil and asphalt applications. This model features more responsive controls for sensitive acceleration and braking, delivering optimal productivity. Powered by a 33-horsepower, air-cooled Deutz F2L 1011 diesel engine, the machine offers superior performance under difficult conditions and higher altitudes.
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