Fall 2010 Table of Contents

JUST IN
Just In Wright Tool WrightGrip

The 10 1/2-in. WrightGrip SB ratchet all-inclusive tool features a ½-in. drive, a 7/8-in. open-head ratchet, a replaceable hammer with inserts in brass or steel, and a 7/8-in. open-end wrench. Read more

Just In Husqvarna K970 Power Cutter

Well suited for concrete and stone applications, the K970 power cutter cuts curbstones, pavers, pipe, asphalt, and metal. Read more

Quest Diamatic BMG 780/735 Just In Quest Diamatic BMG 780/735

The Front Wheel Kit for the Diamatic BMG 780/735 lifts the machine to allow for free rolling. Read more

RedBuilt RedForm LVL form beams Just In RedBuilt RedForm LVL form beams

Able to stand up to multiple reuses, RedForm LVL form beams, wales, and shores support heavy loads; are available in long lengths; and create uniform, flat, and level forming surfaces. Read more

Blastrac High-Life Wheel Kit Just In Blastrac High-Life Wheel Kit

The High-Life Wheel Kit is a onetime upgrade for models 1-10D, 1-15D, 2-10D, and 2-30D shotblasting machines. Read more

Winsafe Hi-Rigger Just In Winsafe Hi-Rigger

Eliminating the need for outboard suspension point connections, the Hi-Rigger powered wire-rope hoisting system provides a safe and fast solution for lowering and raising wire rope over edges of tall structures. Read more

INDUSTRY NEWS
Industry News JCB’s World Record

The company’s 3CX Backhoe Loader earned “The Longest Journey in an Excavator” world record after completing a 26-day, 3185-mile road trip across America. Read more

Industry News Caterpillar Calls for Competition

Company CEO Doug Oberhelman is asking Chinese construction equipment manufacturers to create a more competitive global landscape. Read more

Industry News AEM Responds to Infrastructure Bank

America’s equipment manufacturing industry recently applauded President Obama’s proposed Infrastructure bank, reports the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), Milwaukee, a trade group composed of 800 off-road equipment companies. Read more

DECORATIVE
Decorative L.M. Scofield Pavecrafters

The Pennsylvania Slate Pavecrafters tool set is an infinitely versatile group of 30 different single stone Prestige tools that vary in size from 6x12 in. up to 3x3 ft. Read more

Decorative Butterfield Color Majestic Ashlar

Majestic Ashlar stamping tools are designed with a full grout line on two sides instead of a half grout line around the entire stamp. Read more

W.R. Meadows Decra-Seal Decorative W.R. Meadows Decra-Seal

Decra-Seal is designed for various applications, including exterior concrete surfaces, driveways, patios, swimming pool areas, exposed aggregate, and any exterior surface where protection and sealing of concrete is desired. Read more

Decorative Proline Concrete Tools Course Travertine Series

The Course Travertine Series features a unique texture that can be grouted for added realism. Read more

Decorative Solomon Colors Classic Wood Plank

Classic Wood Plank combines multiple wood grains to offer a bold, pronounced, exposed grain texture. Read more

Razor-Back Pulverizer Decorative Razor-Back Pulverizer

The Pulverizer is a multipurpose concrete demolition tool that packs enough power and force to help get the bigger jobs done with ease. Read more

Flex North America LCP 1703 VR Decorative Flex North America LCP 1703 VR

The Flex model LCP 1703 VR finishes concrete, granite, or marble. Read more

Bosch Power Tools Diamond Coring Bit Decorative Bosch Power Tools Diamond Coring Bit

Diamond hole saws are ideal for cutting concrete countertops for faucets. By attaching a centering pin to the bit, holes can be precisely located. Read more

Jelight UV Coating Decorative Jelight UV Coating

The advantages of UV coatings over traditional methods are signifi cant to both customers and contractors. Read more

Polyaspartic Coating Products Polyaspartic Coating

Roll On Rock provides a multicolored appearance resistant to hot tires, salt, oil, gas, and other chemicals. Read more

Decorative Concrete Countertop Specialties Con-Dri Diamond Polishing Pads

Con-Dri diamond polishing pads come in 4-, 5-, and 7-in. diameters and are designed for dry polishing applications. Read more

SITEWORK
Sitework New Holland Construction L185 Skidsteer Loader

The L185 skidsteer loader features an 82-gross-hp turbocharged engine and 7670-lb. breakout force. Read more

Skidsteers' Side Lighting Increases Visibility Skidsteers' Side Lighting Increases Visibility

The 400 Series 3 skidsteer loader line includes eight models ranging from 57- to 83-net-hp and 1500- to 3000-lb. operating loads. Read more

Sitework Terex PT-100G

The PT-100G and PT-100G Forestry offer operators a 32% increase in horsepower to the attachment, a 14.6% increase in tractive effort in low gear for more pushing power, and 13% more bucket breakout force over its predecessors. Read more

Sitework Ditch Witch Zahn R230 ad R300 Compact Tractors

Zahn R230 and R300 two-wheeldrive compact tractors now feature a track option. Read more

Blastcrete Equipment RD6536 Skid Steer Pump Attachment Sitework Blastcrete Equipment RD6536 Skid Steer Pump Attachment

Ideal for ICF, block fill, form and pour, driveways, basements, and various shotcrete applications, the Model RD6536 Skid Steer Pump Attachment is compatible with any skidsteer. Read more

PRODUCTION & PLACING
Bartell Morrison B446 Walk-Behind Power Trowel Production & Placing Bartell Morrison B446 Walk-Behind Power Trowel

The B446 walk-behind power trowel includes a spider plate assembly to help the operator achieve balance compensation. Read more

Multiquip B46H11H Walk-Behind Trowel Production & Placing Multiquip B46H11H Walk-Behind Trowel

The 9½-hp B46H11H walk-behind trowel features an SXH-Series Handle, which allows contractors to control the pitch of the blade. Read more

Production & Placing Allen Engineering E-Series Walk-Behind Power Trowels

The E-Series Walk-Behind Power Trowels are designed to help contractors produce high-tolerance floors. Read more

Production & Placing Wacker Neuson Concrete Finishers

With models ranging from edging, standard, high-horsepower and variable-speed units, concrete finishers can find the size and power of a walk-behind trowel to fit any job. Read more

TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
Wacker Neuson Rotary Hammer Tools & Equipment Wacker Neuson Rotary Hammer

The 15-lb. EH 6M electric hammer and 16-lb. EHB 7M rotary hammer are designed for durability and performance for long-term jobsite use. Read more

Milwaukee Electric Tool Hammer-Drill Driver Tools & Equipment Milwaukee Electric Tool Hammer-Drill Driver

A 4-pole frameless motor maximizes the efficiency and increases run time of the 2611 M18 cordless high-performance 1/2-in. hammerdrill driver. Read more

DeWalt Corded Hammer Drills Tools & Equipment DeWalt Corded Hammer Drills

The DWD525K and DWD520K heavy-duty 1/2-in. corded hammer drills feature a high-performance 10-amp motor, mode collar adjustment, and mid-handle grip design on the DWD525K. Read more

Tools & Equipment Makita Hammer Driver Drill Kit

The 4.9-lb. BHP454 18-V LXT cordless hammer driver-drill kit combines high torque and speed in a compact cordless package. Read more

Tools & Equipment Hilti Cordless Rotary Hammer Drills

Powered by a high-efficiency motor and CPC battery technology, the TE 4-A18 cordless rotary hammer drills switch between hammer-drilling and drilling-only modes. Read more

Metabo WP8-115 Quick Angle Grinder Tools & Equipment Metabo WP8-115 Quick Angle Grinder

Ideal for rugged applications, including cutting and grinding concrete and metal, the WP8-115 Quick 4 1/2 -in. angle grinder features an 800-watt motor, 191/2 in.-lbs. of torque, and a no-load speed of 10,000 rpm. Read more

John Deere Power Systems Interim Tier 4 Diesel Engine Tools & Equipment John Deere Power Systems Interim Tier 4 Diesel Engine

The company’s lineup of Interim Tier 4 generator drive diesel engines reduce diesel particulate matter (PM) by 90% and nitrogen oxide (NOx) by 50% while delivering quick-starting, clean running, and fuel-efficient performance in a compact size. Read more

Proceq Pundit Lab Ultrasonic Test Equipment Tools & Equipment Proceq Pundit Lab Ultrasonic Test Equipment

The Pundit Lab ultrasonic test equipment for concrete is an innovative instrument with online data acquisition, waveform analysis, and full remote control of all transmission parameters. Read more

Leica Geosystems Disto Handheld Measuring Devices Tools & Equipment Leica Geosystems Disto Handheld Measuring Devices

Handheld measuring devices, such as the Disto D210XT and Disto D330i, are laser distance meters capable of handling day-to-day measuring tasks. Read more

Erico Cryogenic Rebar Splicing System Tools & Equipment Erico Cryogenic Rebar Splicing System

The Cryogenic Rebar Splicing system provides a splicing solution for joining rebar in cryogenic applications. Read more

Kimberly-Clark Professional Jackson Safety G60 Cut-Reistant Gloves Tools & Equipment Kimberly-Clark Professional Jackson Safety G60 Cut-Reistant Gloves

The rebranded Jackson Safety G60 purple nitrile cut-resistant gloves provide more cut resistance with enhanced dexterity and comfort features. Read more

EarthCam Control Center 7 Software Tools & Equipment EarthCam Control Center 7 Software

Control Center 7 software is designed to provide real-time views of essential solar and wireless system performance, current weather, and forecasts with remote webcam technology. Read more

Jescraft Georgia Buggy Tools & Equipment Jescraft Georgia Buggy

Improved handle design makes the Georgia Buggy easier to push and empty, while reducing user strain. Read more

Kut-Rite Conquer25 Tools & Equipment Kut-Rite Conquer25

With a dual-phase 71/2 -hp motor, the Conquer25 packs 500 lbs. of muscle and a 25-in. grinding path. Read more

SPX Hydraulic Technologies PG30 Series Gasoline Pumps Tools & Equipment SPX Hydraulic Technologies PG30 Series Gasoline Pumps

The upgraded PG30 Series gasoline pumps are powered by a 4-cycle, 2-hp Honda engine that offers a low weight to horsepower ratio. Read more

Topcon Positioning Systems DL-500 Tools & Equipment Topcon Positioning Systems DL-500

With Wave-and-Read technology, the DL-500 digital levels series provide an additional survey style option that allows a rod person to wave the staff back and forth instead of keeping it plumb. Read more

Capital Safety Sealed-Blok Self-Retracting Lifeline Tools & Equipment Capital Safety Sealed-Blok Self-Retracting Lifeline

The 50-ft. Sealed-Blok Self-Retracting Lifeline withstands the harshest operating environments. Read more

Blastrac Global Series Shot Blasters Tools & Equipment Blastrac Global Series Shot Blasters

Global series shot blasters—the 1-8DPS30, 1-10DS Global, 1-15DS Global, and 2-20DT Global—are self-propelled walk-behind units with production rates from 450 to 4850 sq. ft./hr. Read more

L.S. Starrett ProSite 505P-7 Miter Saw Protractor Tools & Equipment L.S. Starrett ProSite 505P-7 Miter Saw Protractor

The ProSite 505P-7 Miter Saw Protractor provides low-cost measuring that eliminates guesswork in miter cuts. Read more

CONCRETE SURFACES
HP Spartacote DCC Polyaspartic Concrere Floor Coatings Concrete Surfaces HP Spartacote DCC Polyaspartic Concrere Floor Coatings

A complete line of DCC polyaspartic concrete floor coatings is designed for heavy traffic in commercial and industrial settings. Read more

Concrete Surfaces Versatile Building Products 5108 Clear Polyaspartic Topcoat

5108 Clear Polyaspartic Topcoat is ideal for use over a flaked floor system. Read more

Concrete Surfaces Rhino Linings FastFloor

FastFloor is applied as a clear or pigmented liquid that fills cracks and monolithically coats floors to provide seamless waterproof protection. Read more

Flexmar Coatings Variegate Concrete Surfaces Flexmar Coatings Variegate

Variegate combines a polyaspartic semitransparent stain and wear surface sealer in one product. Read more

Concrete Surfaces Increte Systems Thin-Crete Tintable Stamped Overlay Grout

Thin-Crete Tintable Stamped Overlay Grout is an eco-friendly, single-component formula that mixes with water and is the same reliable and durable formula for rejuvenating unsightly concrete with the look of natural materials, such as stone, slate, brick, granite, and wood. Read more

W.R. Meadows Air-Shield Concrete Surfaces W.R. Meadows Air-Shield

Air-Shield single-component, water-based, polymer-modifi ed air/vapor and liquid moisture barrier cures to form a tough, seamless, elastomeric membrane that resists air and moisture transmission. Read more

PRODUCTS IN ACTION
Versatile Boom Pumps Products in Action Versatile Boom Pumps

Construction of the Marriott Atlanta Airport Getaway Hotel focused on two factors when building began: Finding an efficient boom pump for a restrictive site and receiving LEED certifi cation for efforts in green energy. Read more

Rising to New Heights Products in Action Rising to New Heights

The San Vicente Dam, Lakeside, Calif., soon will be the tallest dam of its type in the world. The San Diego County Water Authority is raising the 220-foot-tall dam an additional 117 feet. This is the last key element of the Emergency Storage Project, which will provide the San Diego region with water in the event of an emergency. Read more

READERS' CHOICE
Ideal Imprints Imprinting Tools Readers' Choice Award Winner Ideal Imprints Imprinting Tools

The imprinting tools have a carefully designed pattern in the center section of a normal texture mat. Read more

Butterfield Color Stamps Readers' Choice Award Winner Butterfield Color Stamps

Butterfield Color’s stamps are designed and precision manufactured to perform to the highest level of standards and expectations. Read more

CableOrganizer Pelican Micro Cases Readers' Choice Award Winner CableOrganizer Pelican Micro Cases

Pelican Micro Cases protect your valuables in this crushproof, watertight case. Read more

Proline Concrete Tools Radial Stamp Readers' Choice Award Winner Proline Concrete Tools Radial Stamp

Proline’s radial stamp creates a radius of infinite dimensions. Read more

QuickFormZ QuickTubez Foundation Forms Readers' Choice Award Winner QuickFormZ QuickTubez Foundation Forms

Durable and weatherproof QuickTubez foundation forms are made of lightweight plastic that makes them easy to transport. Read more

Ezebreak Micro-Blaster IIx3 Readers' Choice Award Winner Ezebreak Micro-Blaster IIx3

The Micro-Blaster IIx3 System allows users to break rock and concrete quickly and economically. Read more

Something Better Epoxy Crystals Readers' Choice Something Better Epoxy Crystals

Cast epoxy crystals with a variety of molds to create unique vertical concrete, rock and water features, art, and more. Read more

Roadware MatchCrete Clear Readers' Choice Award Winner Roadware MatchCrete Clear

MatchCrete Clear two-component polyurethane repairs cracks, spalls, and joints in concrete subject to UV exposure from sunlight. Read more

Concrete Forms Services Smart Start Kit Readers' Choice Award Winner Concrete Forms Services Smart Start Kit

The Smart Start kit combines the best labor-saving parts of the EZ-Footings system in an affordable package. Read more

WP Fail Safe Form Footer Readers' Choice Award Winner WP Fail Safe Form Footer

IBC compliant, the WP Fail Safe Form Footer for building piers and footings can be assembled without tools in less than 5 minutes. Read more

Prosoco Consolideck Concrete Flooring Color System Readers' Choice Award Winner Prosoco Consolideck Concrete Flooring Color System

Consolideck Concrete Flooring Color System colors any concrete floor— troweled or polished—indoor or out. Read more

Dust Collection Dust Muzzle Ultra Readers' Choice Award Winner Dust Collection Dust Muzzle Ultra

The Dust Muzzle Ultra, an efficient side-mounted vacuum pickup system, features a flexible adapter ring that allows firm attachment to all grinders without the need to pinch off the hose clamp. Read more

NewLook Concrete Stains Readers' Choice Award Winner NewLook Concrete Stains

NewLook’s water-based Concrete Stains allow you to perform much of the repairs, concrete preparation, and staining during off-peak times. Read more

Nox-Crete Blast-Off Readers' Choice Award Winner Nox-Crete Blast-Off

Blast-Off concrete remover dissolves concrete splatter and buildup on the jobsite. Read more

W.R. Meadows Deck-O-Drain Readers' Choice Award Winner W.R. Meadows Deck-O-Drain

Made of wear-resistant, noncorrosive PVC, Deck-O-Drain drainage system is ideal for concrete pool decks, driveways, or patios. Read more

Padco Floor Finishing Tools and Applicators Products Padco Floor Finishing Tools and Applicators

The installation of sealers and coatings requires application equipment designed to handle epoxies, urethanes, and acrylics. Read more

Stihl TS 420 Cutquick Readers' Choice Award Winner Stihl TS 420 Cutquick

The 14-in. TS 420 Cutquick cut-off machine comes equipped with an antivibration system that reduces vibration by 43% for comfort. Read more

Eco-Pier Readers' Choice Award Winner Eco-Pier

Contractors using Eco-Pier can adjust each placement to the size specified. Read more

Wacker Neuson DF Rebar Tier Readers' Choice Award Winner Wacker Neuson DF Rebar Tier

The DF rebar tier allows contractors to increase the speed, effi ciency, and ease of binding reinforcing steel. Read more

Fabcon Eco-Friendly Thin Brick Readers' Choice Award Winner Fabcon Eco-Friendly Thin Brick

Get the look of masonry and a low environmental impact with a composite thin brick wall panel. Read more

Readers' Choice Award Winner Stamp Store/One Day Floors SS DYE-namic

SS DYE-namic is UV stable and can be used for exterior work as well as interior. Read more

USG Quick-Dry Underlayment Readers' Choice Award Winner USG Quick-Dry Underlayment

Quick-Dry cementitious self-leveling underlayment sets and dries quickly, allowing floor coverings to be applied within 15 hours after application. Read more

Arcus Masonry Blade & Compass Guide Jobsite Products Arcus Masonry Blade & Compass Guide

The Masonry Blade & Compass Guide transforms a circular saw into a compass masonry cutting saw. Read more

Arbortech USA AS170 brick and mortar saw Jobsite Products Arbortech USA AS170 brick and mortar saw

Achieve precision and accuracy while maintaining control with the 9½-lb. AS170 brick and mortar saw. Read more

CTS Cement Mfg. Corp./Rapid Set Products Just In CTS Cement Mfg. Corp./Rapid Set Products

TRU Self-Leveling is a rapid-setting hydraulic cement-based self-leveling topping, resurfacer, and underlayment. Read more

Vexcon Chemicals Vexcon Fusion MIP - Nominees Vexcon Chemicals Vexcon Fusion

Vexcon Fusion is an advanced concrete repair treatment for polished concrete floors. Read more

Husqvarna Construction Products K3000 Cut-n-Break MIP - Nominees Husqvarna Construction Products K3000 Cut-n-Break

Ideal for window and door openings, crack chasing, and joint repair, K3000 Cut-n-Break cuts in stages up to 16 in. thick. Read more

ScreedJoint Screed Joint MIP - Nominees ScreedJoint Screed Joint

ScreedJoint provides a control joint without the need of attachments or proprietary hardware. Read more

ARXX Building Products Polysteel ICFs Jobsite Products ARXX Building Products Polysteel ICFs

Polysteel ICFs are made of Polysteel ties that maximize concrete flow with minimal obstruction. Read more

L. M. Scofield Co. Formula One Liquid Dye Concentrate Products L. M. Scofield Co. Formula One Liquid Dye Concentrate

Scofield Formula One Liquid Dye Concentrate includes both a dye and an extender solvent. Read more

Smith Paint Products Decorative Concrete Systems Products Smith Paint Products Decorative Concrete Systems

Smith's Decorative Concrete Systems focuses on surface preparation, staining, sealing, and maintaining concrete and other porous mediums. Read more

Bosch Tools Airsweep Tools for the Concrete Pro Bosch Tools Airsweep

Bosch Tools offers the Airsweep 13-gallon wet/dry vacuum, which captures fine concrete dust down to 0.3 micron with optional HEPA filters. Read more

Butterfield Color Elements Transparent Concrete Stain Products Butterfield Color Elements Transparent Concrete Stain

Elements Transparent Concrete Stain is a penetrating, nonfilm forming stain that produces translucent color variations. Read more

Mapefinish Wet Look Sealer Products Mapefinish Wet Look Sealer

Mapefinish Wet Look high-gloss, water-based transparent sealer enhances integrally or topically colored concrete surfaces. Read more

Clemons Concrete Coatings Color-Crete Interior Dyes Products Clemons Concrete Coatings Color-Crete Interior Dyes

Water-based Color-Crete Interior Dyes impart interior concrete surfaces with an elegant decorative appearance more quickly. Read more

Other Articles
Mortar Net Blok-Flash Mortar Net Blok-Flash

Blok-Flash delivers the surest, most cost-effective control of moisture and mold-growth in exterior single-wythe CMU wall systems. It provides 10 times greater bond at the exterior bed-joint than a membrane through-wall system, with no water penetration, no by-pass, and rapid expulsion of moisture. Read more

Mortar Net BlockNet Mortar Net BlockNet

When Mortar Net® USA introduced BlockNet®, World of Concrete acclaimed it the industry’s “Most Innovative Masonry Product.” Read more

Mortar Net TOTALFlash Mortar Net TOTALFlash

Mortar Net® USA’s new TOTALFlash™ cuts time & labor by 50% or more, while delivering superior defenses against moisture or mold-growth. Read more

Mortar Net Insect Barrier Mortar Net Insect Barrier

New Mortar Net with Insect Barrier™ lets water out without letting bugs in. Read more

Husqvarna Guardmatic MS510 Products Husqvarna Guardmatic MS510

The Husqvarna Guardmatic MS510 is perfect for large jobs cutting block, brick or pavers. Read more

Take It to the Bank? From the Editor Take It to the Bank?

Let's face it, the nation's infrastructure is a crumbling mess. Read more

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