cushion in the hammer mechanism which substantially
reduces vibration levels at their source. Shock-mounted
handles complete the vibration control system providing
contractors with the low vibration levels without adding
any size or weight to the tool.
A new hammer tube design dissipates heat build-up
inside the tool, while a reinforced hammer tube collar,
spring and bolts improve durability and dampen blank
A non-slip rubber cover helps prevent the tool from
tipping over while not in use. Ergonomic handles feature
soft grip for improved handling and comfort during ex-
tended use on the jobsite.
The BH2770VCD Brute Turbo Kit includes four chisels
and a deluxe cart that easily converts to a hand truck.
Testing Products from
Founded in 1939, Gilson Company, Inc is a leading man-
ufacturer and worldwide distributor of equipment for
cement, concrete, hot mix asphalt, asphalt bitumen,
aggregate and soils testing industries.
At the World of Concrete the company introduced
two new products.
The new Gilson’ S-14 8 sieve shaker accommodates
a variety of ASTM and ISO sieve diameters including 8
in, 10 in, 12 in, 200 mm and 300 mm sizes.
This reliable and inex-
pensive shaker features
combined orbital and tilt-
ing action to ensure even
distribution of material
across mesh surfaces. T
he Gilson EZ-Clamp system locks sieves in securely
and allows fast and easy change out of sieve stacks. The
SS-14 features a mechanical-electrical timer with an
adjustable stop for ultimate repeatability and a “hold”
feature for continuous operation.
The upgraded SS-14D model is equipped with a
Digital Timer featuring a large LED display for precision
control to 99 minutes at ± 1 second, along with an active
Gilson also introduced all-stainless steel wet-wash
sieves for extended service life at a cost lower than brass
BOSS 240 Laser
New for 2016 from Ligchine International is the
ScreedSaver BOSS 240.
This features a screed coverage with an 18’ (5.48 m)
boom and a 13.5’ (4.11 m) superflat head resulting in
screed coverage of 240 sq. ft. (22 m
)per pass; new hy-
draulic parallel side shifting for stickup avoidance;
360-degree hydraulic turn table and undercarriage; on-
board pressure washer; LED lighting system; choice of
gas or LP fuel Kubota engines; and touch-screen diag-
Loop Belt Industries has introduced a new line of
truck-mounted telescopic conveyors, the LB33T4-20 and
The patented machines are perfect for conveying
anything from gravel to concrete with little concerns to
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