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Platinum Tools’ Parent Company NSI Acquires Fiber Infrastructure Specialist TechLogix Networx

The acquisition of TechLogix Networx will help NSI Industries’ Platinum Tools brand expand its product portfolio beyond tools and testers and into fiber optic technology.

CE Pro Editors · November 11, 2021

Ring Jobsite Security The Home Depot eero

Ring, The Home Depot Partner on Ring Jobsite Security Protection

Available exclusively via The Home Depot, Ring Jobsite Security employs Ring Alarm Pro with built-in eero Wi-Fi, battery packs, lighting, sensors & more options to safeguard pro installers’ project locations.

Arlen Schweiger · September 28, 2021

Why Personal Safety Is the Most Important Skill a Technician Can Possess

If you do suffer an unfortunate safety accident, it could affect you or your fellow workers for a very long time.

CE Pro Editors · August 16, 2021

klein tools scout pro 3 tester

Scout Pro 3 Tester Starter Kit

Klein Tools has introduced the Scout Pro 3 Tester Starter Kit, a versatile voice/data/video cable tester that locates and tests coax, data and telephone cables in order to verify accurate cable installations each time. Among the unit’s features are: Test voice (RJ11/12), data (RJ45) and video (coax F-connector) cables Measure cable length (up to 2,000 […]

Jason Knott · March 10, 2020

Bosch Drill/Drivers Supported With Companion App

The Bosch GSB18V-535C 18-volt EC Brushless Compact 1/2-inch hammer drill/driver and GSR18V-535C 18-volt EC Brush Compact Tough 1/2-inch Drill/Driver feature Bluetooth and companion app.

Robert Archer · May 08, 2019

4 Adhesives Every Technician Should Have in Their Truck

Integrators may want to keep adhesives like hot glue and double-stick mounting tape in their trucks to use when more traditional tools won’t cut it.

Bob Christensen · March 20, 2019

Klein Tools AC/DC Voltage Testers Validate Residential Wiring

Klein Tools has introduced a pair of new AC/DC voltage testers to allow integrators to check their clients’ homes’ wiring.

Robert Archer · February 27, 2019

Just a Man and His Tools: Look Inside a Technician’s ‘Perfect’ Toolbag

29-year veteran installation technician Jimmie Guarino of AVS in NYC carries 75 tools worth $20K in his 50-pound toolbag. How does yours compare?

Jason Knott · March 15, 2018

CE Pro 100 Names Top Tool and Tester Brands

Fluke Networks jumps to the top of the tools and testers category, followed by Klein, SnapAV, Platinum Tools and Labor Saving Devices.

Robert Archer · June 19, 2017

Lowell Manufacturing Introduces New Rack Lighting Products

Celebrating its 70th anniversary, Lowell Manufacturing announces its RLB Series of vertical-mount light bars and RPL Series of light-panel mounts to illuminate racks for dealers.

Robert Archer · March 02, 2017