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2014-09-17 12:28:52

Comprehensive 3D printing ecosystem empowers a new generation of makers to build revolutionary projects for creative and functional purposes MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Dremel introduces the Dremel(®) 3D Idea Builder, the most user-friendly 3D printing experience on the market. This adds a new dimension to the brand's robust portfolio of versatile tool systems. The Idea Builder is yet another high-quality, easy-to-use tool from Dremel designed to inspire and...

Knapping
2014-09-14 02:30:31

Gary Hughes, The University of Kent Research shows non-dominant hand is likely to have played a vital role in the evolution of modern human hand morphology. In the largest experiment ever undertaken into the manipulative pressures experienced by the hand during stone tool production, biological anthropologist’s analyzed the manipulative forces and frequency of use experienced by the thumb and fingers on the non-dominant hand during a series of stone tool production sequences that...

2014-09-10 16:28:12

KENOSHA, Wis., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Snap-on was recently honored with three prestigious awards that recognize the company as providing unique productivity solutions that address the needs of the vehicle repair industry. Snap-on received two Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) Innovation Awards for the Semi-Deep Flip Socket (S6810) in the hand tools category and the Digital Video Borescope (BK6500) in the inspection tools/lab scope category. Snap-on also received...

2014-09-09 08:34:08

DALLAS, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds 2014 machine tools market research reports for global industry with 2014 - 2018 forecasts as well as projections for the US and Chinese regions. Analysts forecast the global machine tool market to grow at a CAGR of 6.33% over the period 2013-2018. The machine tools market in the US is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 2.32% over the period 2013-2018. The Global Machine Tool Market 2014-2018...

Cockatoos can learn
2014-09-03 02:45:52

University of Oxford News Office Goffin's cockatoos can learn how to make and use wooden tools from each other, a new study has found. The discovery, made by scientists from Oxford University, the University of Vienna, and the Max Planck Institute at Seewiesen, is thought to be the first controlled experimental evidence for the social transmission of tool use in any bird species. Goffin's cockatoo (Cacatua goffini) is a curious species of Indonesian parrot not known to use tools in...

2014-09-02 08:32:55

#MyBrilliantIdeaSweeps photo-sharing promotion celebrates fans' brilliant ideas, projects and crafts for the chance to win a one-of-a-kind, custom-engraved Honda Ruckus MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The introduction of the Dremel(®) Micro(TM) 8050 marks a new milestone for the brand. Hailed as the most powerful and precise compact cordless rotary tool Dremel has yet to produce, its size, ergonomics and first-to-market integrated LED front-end lighting make it the ideal...

2014-08-06 12:25:35

New collection of Swiss Army Knives highlights 130-year heritage of the finest in Swiss design and functionality; More than 50 new knives introduced MONROE, Conn., and SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Victorinox Swiss Army, with a 130-year heritage of quality and innovation in blade design, introduces the Delemont Collection, a complete new line of Swiss Army Knives offering a variety of unique features, tools and styles across 52 knives. The Delemont Collection, which is being...

2014-07-10 16:26:25

The most precise, versatile and longest running drills in their class WEST CHESTER, Pa., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Metabo Corporation, a leading international manufacturer of professional grade hand-held power tools and accessories is pleased to introduce the most precise, versatile and longest running brushless hammer drills and drill drivers in the industry. With pre-set electronic torque settings, a removable chuck system, and Metabo's 5.2 Ah Ultra-M battery system, both the...

2014-06-03 08:35:54

Photo contest invites fans to nominate dads who go beyond the expected for chance to win $5,000 MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced DIYers and pro-users asked for a multi-saw with more power, faster cutting speed and improved durability. And Dremel(®) has answered the call with the introduction of the new Dremel Ultra-Saw(TM). With a powerful 7.5 amp motor, 4-inch abrasive wheels, longer lasting drivetrain and metal guards, the Ultra-Saw takes on difficult cuts with...

2014-04-10 16:21:29

Gov. Perry thanks Klein Tools for bringing jobs to Mansfield, TX MANSFIELD, Texas, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincolnshire, IL based Klein Tools, the number one hand tool choice of professional electricians in the United States, is opening its new state-of-the-art heat treating facility today at 10 a.m. at 501 Easy Drive, Mansfield, TX. Klein Tools' employees, local officials and industry representatives are invited to tour the brand new heat treating facility and view how the...


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