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DEWALT® Attends World of Concrete Show 2017

Press Release   •   Jan 17, 2017 13:58 EST

LAS VEGAS, NV (January 17, 2017) – DEWALT® attends World of Concrete Show with a wide range of tool, accessory, and anchoring solutions for construction applications. Many of these tools are part of the DEWALT Perform & Protect™ line of tools designed to provide a high level of one or more of the following: control, dust containment or low vibration, without sacrificing performance. For a list of Perform & Protect™ drilling and grinding solutions that adhere to the new OSHA ruling on protections for workers exposed to respirable silica dust, go to DEWALT.com.

DEWALT is debuting fifteen new Grinders and nine new Rotary and Demolition Hammers at the show. With six new Lanyard Ready™ Grinders, all of the fifteen are Made in the USA with Global Materials and feature multiple size options and trigger types. The new Rotary Hammers include the 1-9/16" SDS 60V MAX* Combination Hammer which offers fast and efficient drilling in hard concrete. The constant speed control allows the tool to maintain RPM. It features three-mode operation for rotary hammer drilling, chipping and drill-only as well as the DEWALT E-Clutch® system which senses the motion of the tool and reduces the motor torque to a manageable level if necessary. The unit’s brushless motor provides power and long runtime in demanding applications and as part of the DEWALT FLEXVOLT® System, the 1-9/16" SDS MAX 60V MAX* Combination Hammer comes kitted with the new DEWALT 9.0Ah FLEXVOLT® Battery.

Also at the World of Concrete Show, DEWALT is announcing the DUSTX+™ Adhesive Installation System. Accessories featured at the show include the new Hollow Drill Bit, in both SDS+ & SDS MAX formats. The Hollow Drill Bit connects directly to the DEWALT Airlock™ System forming a secure, locking connection between the Drill Bit and a DEWALT dust extractor.

DEWALT also recently launched DEWALT Anchors, Engineered by Powers. This launch allows DEWALT to offer a full system for an entire project; from the design phase through construction and completion. Included in the line are Cast-In-Place Anchors, Woodknocker® II+ anchors, Bang-It® anchors, DEWALT Deck Insert™ (DDI™) anchors, Post-Installation Anchors, Screw-Bolt+™ anchors, Hangermate®+ anchors, and Adhesive Anchoring Solutions.

With respect to 20V MAX* - Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.

With respect to 60V MAX* - Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 60 volts. Nominal voltage is 54.

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About DEWALT

DEWALT is a leading manufacturer of industrial corded and cordless power tools, power tool accessories, and hand tools in categories that include Woodworking, Drilling & Fastening, Concrete & Metal Power Tools, as well as Cutting, Abrasive, and IMPACT READY® Impact Driver Power Tool Accessories. Hand Tool categories include Measuring & Layout, Knives & Blades, Mechanics Tools, and Storage Solutions.

With seven manufacturing locations in the USA, DEWALT remains committed to domestic manufacturing and produced approximately 62 million individual units of Power Tools, Hand Tools, and Accessories in the United States with global materials in 2015 alone.

DEWALT tools can be found nationally and internationally, wherever tools are sold. With more than 1,000 factory-owned and authorized locations, DEWALT has one of the most extensive service and repair networks in North America. For more information, visit www.dewalt.com or follow DEWALT on Facebook and Twitter.

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