2004 Tool & Equipment Guide
A&S Technical Group LLC8350 Industrial Parkway, Suite 10
Plain City, OH 43064
Busting knuckles and burning knees during wire-brush surface preparation is no fun. Sometimes this work does not even get done. Revolutionize metal roof maintenance with the industrial gas-powered Surface Prowler that drives two aggressive rotating wire brushes. These specialty brushes come in different widths to fit many roof profiles.
ABC Supply Co. Inc.One ABC Parkway
Beloit, WI 53511
608-362-7777; fax 608-362-.2062
For the professional contractor, we are America's leading full-service roofing and siding supplier. With more than 250 branches across the nation, we're your single source for roofing, siding, insulation, windows, tools, gutters, accessories and more!
Albion Engineering Co.2080 A Wheatsheaf Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19124
215-535-3476; fax 215-744-4719
Albion Engineering engineers and manufactures tools that dispense, apply or inject materials for contractors, distributors and OEMs. Everything you need to seal a joint, including: industrial-strength caulking guns; manual, air, and cordless dispensing guns; syringe guns; and dispensing accessories. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer the best dispensing solutions for any problem.
Alcor Inc.9475 Pascal Gagnon
St-Léonard, Québec H1P 1Z4
514-325-1260; fax 514-325-9952
Alcor/Grizzly Equipment offers a full line of top quality roofing equipment, including gravel spreaders, adhesive dispensers, roof cutters, powered sweepers, hoists, kettles and much more.
All Seasons Equipment2170 Winston Park Dr.
Oakville, Ontario, Canada 6645R1
888-308-4763; fax 905-829-2990
All Seasons Equipment provides equipment for a variety of roofing needs, from retrofit to on-deck, to BUR to safety. The company offers sweepers, cutters, felt layers, hot dispensers, adhesive spreaders, EPDM roll haulers, kettles, tankers, safety manuals and safety line systems. Equipment is available from local dealers or direct from the factory.
American Honda Motor Co. Inc.4900 Marconi Dr.
Alpharetta, GA 30005
678-339-1385; fax 678-339-2670
For over 35 years, Honda generators have set the industry standard for portable generators, with the most extensive model selection for a variety of commercial and consumer applications. Honda generators have also been a long-time favorite of the construction and rental industries for their reliability and durability. The increased demand for electric power often pushes local power providers to capacity and sometimes results in "brown-outs." Honda offers the world's most complete line of portable generators to provide power in situations just like this, and all units meet EPA and CARB emission levels.
Atlantic Roofing Equipment146 Railroad St.
Revere, MA 02151
800-543-3350; fax 781-289-5764
Atlantic Roofing Equipment sells, services and rents all types of roofing equipment. Panther and All Seasons Equipment are the main lines of rooftop equipment. The company stocks a large inventory of safety equipment, power tools, generators, air compressors, all types and sizes of bits, SDS drill bits, blades, soldering and sheet metal tools, specialty fasteners, trash chutes, better spreaders, cold process spray equipment, many types of specialty roofing hand tools, conveyors, tankers and kettles. Orders are shipped nationwide via UPS, Federal Express and common carrier. Call today for a catalog.
Bahco North America Inc.P.O. Box 2036
Scranton, PA 18501
800-466-7404; fax 800-877-5687
BAHCO is one of the world's largest manufacturers of handsaws, files and power tool accessories. BAHCO was the first toolmaker in the world to institute a truly scientific approach to hand tool development. The quality products include ergonomic hand tools, ratchets, sockets and sets, wrenches, pliers and screwdrivers, hole saws and reciprocating saw blades. Hacksaw blades and frames, portable band-saw blades, handsaw and specialty saws, measuring tools and carbide scrapers and blades.
BASF Corp.5 Depot St.
Hudson Falls, NY 12839
518-547-4004; fax 518-747-5894
BASF offers a selection of top-quality pumps, proportioners and spray guns for accurate dispensing of urethane foam insulation and protective coatings for all SPF applpications.
Berridge Mfg. Co.6515 Fratt Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78218
800-669-0009; fax 210-650-0379
Berridge designs and manufactures its own line of factory-adjusted, precision tolerance portable roll former machines. State-of-the-art computer-aided design and manufacturing systems ensure total accuracy in tooling design and fabrication. The stainless steel full-height non-adjustable rollers used on Berridge portable roll formers ensure that the correct profile is formed every time with no field adjustment required. This is critically important, both for correct fit up and to comply with test panel profiles. Each machine forms a specific profile with no field adjustment necessary.
Beta Max Inc.P.O. Box 2750
Melbourne, FL 32902-2750
321-727-3737; fax 321-768-9517
Beta Max Inc., a leading provider of cost-effective material lifting solutions, introduces its new, fully re-engineered Smith Roofing Hoist System. Designed to provide an easier and safer method of lifting general building materials, the hoist is easy to assemble and ideal for roofing contractors who rely on efficient lifting machinery. Beta Max is the only company in the United States to offer electric models, with its systems offered in 600 and 1,000-pound capacities. The Smith Roofing Hoist offers roofers an electric swing beam with Beta Max reliability. To increase versatility, Beta Max's manual swing beams are now engineered to accommodate future electrical upgrades.
Big Rock Supply1329 N. 31st Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160
800.859.4077; fax 888.829.3739
Bittner's Spray Equipment1301 Brummel Ave.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
800-400-5084; fax 847-364-7427
Bosch Power Tools1800 West Central Road
Mt. Prospect, IL 60056
224-232-2000; fax 224-232-2734
The two new lightweight Bosch saws, the CS10 and CS20, establish new standards in jobsite performance and durability. These saws are packed with features designed to meet the needs of a myriad of professionals including framers, roofers, deck builders, remodelers and carpenters, all of which are typically extremely particular and loyal to the type of circular saw they use. Professionals will quickly notice that these saws cut downtime, reduce fatigue and improve jobsite productivity.
Bradco Supply Corp.13 Production Way
Avenel, NJ 07001
732-382-3400; fax 732-382-6577
Every job becomes easier with the right tools and equipment. That's why every Bradco location stocks a full range of the tools you need. From hammers, snips and measuring wheels, to crimpers, knives and trowels, we've got it all. We carry circular saws, electric drills, screw guns, and gas- or electric-powered compressors. Ladders, scaffolds and brakes ... we've got them! All good reasons to call 1-877-4BRADCO to get your free copy of our 2004 Tool Catalog.
Chutes International4400 Austin Lane
White Plains, MD 20695
800-882-4883; fax 301-753-4108
Chutes International offers complete lines of durable plastic debris chutes and heavy-duty steel chutes. The 32-inch plastic for roofing and renovation is easy to use, offers flat roof, parapet window, pitched roof and scaffold hanger, winches, safety "extras" and steel-lined intake hoppers. The 3- by 3-foot steel chute is for heavy-duty demolition and new high-rise construction. Chutes International sells, installs, rents, dismantles and services.
Cleasby Manufacturing1414 Bancroft Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94124
800-253-2729; fax 415-822-1843
Cleasby offers hand tools, heat welding equipment, ladders, hoists, scaffolds, cranes, roof cutters, on-deck equipment gravel spreaders, BUR kettles and tankers, spray-pump equipment, safety equipment and more.
Clements National Co.6650 Naragansett Ave.
Chicago, IL 60638
800-966-0016; fax 708-594-2481
Clements National is a manufacturer of hot-air welding equipment for modified and single-ply roofs. State-of-the-art hand welders and specialized welders including push, motorized and fully automatic. We are the largest manufacturers of welding equipment in North America. Free factory training with purchase.
Dahlstrom Formtek Cleveland Inc.4899 Commerce Parkway
Cleveland, OH 44128
Delta Machinery4825 Highway 45 North
Jackson, TN 38302
800-368-1487; fax 731-660-9956
Delta Machinery designs and manufactures the world's most complete line of woodworking machinery, stationary equipment, and related accessories for use in home workshops, building and construction trades, industry and schools.
DeWALT701 East Joppa Road
Baltimore, MD 21286
DeWALT manufactures and markets high performance industrial power tools and accessories for residential and industrial construction, professional remodeling and woodworking applications.
E.L. Hilts & Co.P.O. Box 1789
Hickory, NC 28603
828.328.8141; fax 828.328.2835
Since 1945, E. L. Hilts & Co. has set the standard for quality and service in the roofing industry. Hilts' large warehouses and extensive product lines give the company the capability to house inventory on a ready-to-ship basis. This extensive inventory allows Hilts to reinforce the service philosophy on which the company was founded: to be the best supplier of roof equipment and tools in the industry. Dedicated employees, coupled with management's energy and resources, assures you that E. L. Hilts & Co. can supply all your roofing equipment and tool needs.
EncoPO Box 357
Farmingdale, NY 11713
516-812-1252; fax 516-812-1783 www.use-enco.com
Enco Manufacturing, founded in 1940, is a national supplier of machinery, machine tools and shop supplies. Enco announces the release of the Enco 2004 Master Catalog. With lower everyday prices, new brands and over 40,000 items, Enco offers customers the largest selection of metalworking machinery, tools and shop supplies in company history.
Everhard Products Inc.1016 9th St., SW
Canton, OH 44707
800-298-2832; fax 800-225-0984
Everhard Products Inc., Canton, Ohio, manufactures tools and equipment for the roofing and siding industries. Focusing on both metal and single-ply roofing, Everhard's roofing tools include steel and silicone seam rollers; Klenk® aviation snips, seamers, crimpers and notchers; Fairmont tongs; stacking tote trays; as well as shears, utility knives, tape measures and other general purpose tools. Products are available through our distributors.
Flame Engineering Inc.P.O. Box 577
Lacrosse, KS 67548
800-255-2469; fax 785-222-3619
Flame Engineering manufacture the complete line of Red Dragon Roofing torches and equipment designed for contractors applying modified bitumen. Flame currently manufactures 14 Red Dragon Roofing Torch Kits. Eleven kits have been CSA-certified for use in the United States and Canada. All kits include everything you need except the tank. In addition to torch kits, Flame also manufactures modified bitumen roll applicators, roof dryers, spud bars, core cutters, infrared thermometers and more! Red Dragon roofing torches and equipment are made in the United States.
Flex Membrane InternationalBethlehem Drive
Morgantown, PA 19543
610-286-7788; fax 610-286-7786
Flex makes installation easier by providing the finest hot-air welding equipment and tools, made by Leister. Plus, Leister tools help ensure proper installation for every Flex roof.
FLIR Systems16 Esquire Rd.
North Billerica, MA 01862
Pinpoint moisture damage and deterioration in roofing systems quickly and easily with the wide-angle, easy-to-use ThermaCAM® RoofCAM™ infrared camera. Designed specifically for roofing and building envelope professionals, it is ultra lightweight - under 1 1/2 pounds with advanced rechargeable lithium-ion battery! Features include color LCD display, onboard image storage in standard JPEG format, and bright red-dot laser LocatIR® designator. Optional wearable heads-up display and holster are available.
Garden State Engine & Equipment Co. Inc.3509 Rt. 22 East
Somerville, NJ 08876
908-354-5444; fax 908-534-5623
Since 1977, we've been known as the source for truck-mounted, material handling equipment. We specialize in cranes, forklifts, and lifting devices that are mounted on commercial vehicles. GSE&E is a fully authorized sales, parts and service provider for several models of telescoping, knuckle-boom and wallboard cranes; block unloaders; aerial workplatforms; and truck-mounted forklifts, such as Cormach, National Crane, IMT, Manitex, Elliott, Princeton Delivery Systems, USTC, Mantis and Venturo.
Garlock Equipment2601 Niagara Lane
Plymouth, Minnesota 55447
800-328-9522; fax 763.553.1093
Make your job easier! Garlock Equipment's new hydrostatic-drive utility carrier has power forward and reverse and a four-wheel design that makes it easy to back up. Carry hot asphalt, dispense gravel or haul debris. Named the MUSTANG, features include a 5.5-horesepower Honda and four attachment options: 55-gallon hot tank, 36-inch-wide gravel spreader, a 1,000-pound capacity dump hopper that's perfect for gravel and carrying felts, and a 30-cubic-foot debris hopper for bulky stuff.
GEI International Inc.PO Box 6849
Syracuse, NY 13217
315-463-9261; fax 315-463-9034
GEI offers a range of heavy-duty industrial scrapers (spud bars), which are ideal for tough and demanding applications. The scrapers are of all-metal construction with no welds, and will provide a lifetime of use. Tempered spring steel blades are self-sharpening in use. Blades are easily hanged and mounted using nuts and bolts. "Non-sparking" models are available for use in hazardous areas.
Glas-Craft Inc.5845 W. 82nd St., Suite 102
Indianapolis, IN 46287
317-875-5592; fax 317-875-5456
The MH2 from Glas-Craft is a hydraulic pumping system for roofing foam. This is a contractor-class machine that can spray all day long. Heated whip hose is standard. Hose lengths up to 300 feet allow long spray runs without repositioning the equipment. Digital control of A, B and hose heat allows the operator to "set and forget" material temperatures.
Graco Inc.PO Box 1441
Minneapolis, MN 55440
800-690-2894; fax 612-623-6795
Graco Reactor™ is a high-performance proportioning system designed to apply polyurea, foam and other fast-set materials. The Reactor provides operators with system diagnostics, auto shutdown and data reporting capabilities. Its digital controls and improved temperature-sensing capabilities provide accurate heating, while its improved application controls result in ratio assurance and superior mix accuracy.
Gusmer Corp.One Gusmer Drive Lakewood NJ 08701 732-370-9000; fax 732-905-8968 www.gusmer.com
Gusmer tough under pressure equipment is designed specifically to meet the wide range of demanding applications in polyurethane foams, polyurea, and other plural component systems. We have a complete line of hydraulic and air-driven metering units, spray guns and complete mobile spray rig packages. Our products are manufactured under ISO 900-2000 Certification at facilities located in the United States and Europe. This brings you cutting-edge technology manufactured to world-recognized quality control standards.
Guttermaker6385 Dixie Hwy.
Erie, Mich. 48133
734-848-8849; fax 734-848-8933
Guttermaker offers in-plant and portable roll forming machine and; curved-panel roll-forming machines
Heely-Brown1280 Chatahoochee Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30318
800-241-4628; fax 404-350-2696
Heely-Brown Co., your LEISTER Sales and Service Center, has a mission to provide exemplary service. As a leader in quality products, we have attained a solid reputation for our courteous and ambitious staff and for our prompt and hassle-free delivery. Since 1939, our customers rely on us to supply the equipment needed. We are a factory-direct distributor with on-site repair facilities for your convenience.
Hennes-Johnson Equipment Co.711 E. Main Street
Belle Plaine, MN 56011
800-249-1349; fax 952-447-1379
Specializing in the application of cold process coatings and adhesives, Hennes-Johnson Equipment offers the latest advances in high-performance spray and extrusion equipment to roofing contractors throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. From pump service kits and accessories to complete self-contained trailer-mounted spray rigs, Hennes-Johnson Equipment stands ready to serve all your cold process application needs.
Hitachi Power Tools3950 Steve Reynolds Blvd.
Norcross, GA 30093
800-829-4752; fax 770-923-2117
Hitachi Power Tools carries an extensive line of professional grade tools and accessories for woodworking, metalworking, concrete drilling and cutting, as well as a complete line of pneumatic nailers, staplers, compressors and collated fasteners. During the 1980s Hitachi Power Tools U.S.A. built its reputation for quality on the success of its pneumatic framing nailer and sliding compound miter saws.
Hobart WeldersP.O. Box 100
Lithonia, GA 30058
800-HOBART1 (462-2781); fax 877-327-8132
Hobart Welders' new Champion 4500 AC generator/welder provides roofing contractors with a lightweight, reliable and affordable machine for welding tasks and power generation. It provides 4,500 surge watts/4,000 continuous watts of 120/240-volt AC power to run hand tools, grinders, lights and battery chargers. In the welding mode, the Champion 4500 delivers up to 140 amps of AC Stick welding power for light maintenance, repair and fabrication projects. It features a Briggs & Stratton IntekTM 8-horsepower engine (recoil start).
Hot Shot Torch Co.1352 Shoshone St.
Denver, CO 80204
800-333-4234; fax 303-892-0400
Hydraulic Machinery Inc.5024 N. 56th Street
Tampa, FL 33610
813-621-8002; fax 813-626-8759
The Southeast's largest truck-mounted crane dealer offers a wide selection of new and pre-owned truck crane packages to fit your application and need.
Hy-Safe Technology960 Commerce Drive
Union Grove, WI 53182
800-642-0775; fax 800-642-1751
The Hy-Safe Technology Constant Force Post can be used as a single point anchorage or as an intermediate in an engineered horizontal lifeline. Featuring an internal shock absorber, the Constant Force Post does not require attachment to structural steel, and is completely top fixing on membrane, pitched metal, built-up, or standing seam roofing. Hy-Safe offers services in assessment, design, engineering, installation, testing, training, fabrication and certification.
Industrial Metal Fabricators12309 Grimsby Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44135
216.252.5122; fax 216.252.0011
Infrared Solutions Inc.3550 Annapolis Lane N.
Plymouth, MN 55447
763.551.0003; fax 763.551.0038
Infrared Solutions' portable cameras offer an affordable solution for predictive maintenance, quality control, roofing, insulation and electrical contracting. Infrared Solutions is an industry leader in high quality, cost effective infrared imaging cameras featuring ease of use and outstanding image quality.
Industrial Vacuum Equipment Corp.N8091 Maple St
Ixonia, WI 53036
800-331-4832; fax 920-261-7117
Hurricane™ vacuums have become the roofing contractor's choice for a high quality, high production, low maintenance, affordable roof vacuum. Industrial Vacuum's Hurricane models 600E and 755 are two models that work best for this application. Both can vacuum pea gravel or 2- to 3-inch river rock (ballast) up to 1,000 feet. All Hurricane roof vacuums automatically discharge vacuumed material into any dump truck, dumpster or container up to 11 feet high (up to 9 feet is standard on all models).
ITW Buildex1349 W. Bryn Mawr Ave
Itasca, IL 60143
800-BUILDEX; F 630-595-3569
ITW Buildex has introduced AccuSeam, the commercial roofing industry's premier automated system for mechanically attached seams. The AccuSeam system accurately spaces 2 3/8-inch EyeHook Seam plates and #15 fasteners on either 6- or 12-inch centers in a one-step continuous process that allows one person to do the work of two. The stand-up operation reduces operator fatigue and the tool can be disconnected from the base and inserted into the Accutrac base for insulation fastening.
JLG Industries Inc.1 JLG Drive
McConnellsburg, PA 17233
717-485-5161; fax 717-485-6417
JLG Industries Inc. is the world's leading producer of access equipment and highway-speed telescopic hydraulic excavators. The company's diverse product portfolio encompasses leading brands such as JLG® aerial work platforms; JLG, Sky Trak®, Lull® and Gradall® telehandlers; and an array of complementary accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products for end users.
Jobsite Inc.545 31 Road
Grand Junction, CO 81504
800.992.8996; fax 970.523.5881
Jobsite Inc. offers in-plant and portable roll-forming machines.
Kirby Fiberglass Inc.652 E. Industrial Blvd.
Pueblo West, CO 81007
719.547.3940; fax 719.547.3764
Kirby Fiberglass Glasphalt mops feature a revolutionary glass fiber yarn that is non-porous, inorganic and resistant to heat. They resist wear because the fibers are uniquely twisted. The result is not only superior performance but also increased economy since they last four to five days.
Klenk IndustriesA Division of Everhard Products In.
1016 Ninth St. SW
Canton, OH 44707
800.327.5619; fax 800.225.0984
Klenk® Tools' new space-saving Stak-N-Totes are ideal for organizing, storing and transporting tools, fittings, nuts, bolts and more, while taking up less space in your warehouse, truck or shop. Stak-N-Totes are made of premium-grade galvanized steel for strength, durability and corrosion resistance. When stacked, each tray's angled sides provide convenient viewing and easy access to stored items. Built-in handles enable easy stacking and unstacking. Six different tray configurations allow flexibility. Available through distributors.
Knudson Mfg. Inc.10401 W. 120th Ave
Broomfield, Co. 80021
800.548.2622; fax 303.469.7994
Knudson Mfg. Inc. offers in-plant and portable roll-forming machines.
Lift Equipment Inc.PO Box 580445 North Palm Springs, CA 92258-0445
800-225-0057; fax 760-288-2254
Lift Equipment specializes in lightweight, portable and truck-mounted conveyors, platform hoists, motor ladders and bulk conveyors.
Lincoln EquipmentP.O. Box 411
Medford, MA 02156
781-396-5962; F 781-396-0293
We offer Garlock Roofing Equipment, Ladder Hoist, sheet metal tools, hand tools, tarps, rope, engine, rollers, generators and Leister Equipment - everything for the roofing contractor.
Malcom Co.1676 E. Main Rd.
Portsmouth, RI 02871
401-683-3199; fax 401-682-1904
Malcom is a Leister-authorized distributor and authorized service agent with service centers in New Jersey and Rhode Island. Malcom offers a full line of Leister Hot Air Blowers, Leister Hot Air Tools, Leister Heat Guns, Leister Plastic Welding Tools, Leister Heat Sources, Leister Blowers and Leister heating elements. Malcom can design a hot air system to meet your particular process heat needs.
Marathon Roofing Products Inc.367 Nagel Drive
Buffalo, NY 14225
800-828-8424; fax 716-685-1108
Marathon Roofing Products Inc. manufactures and distributes roof drains, vents, equipment and accessories for industrial and commercial roof systems in new and retrofit applications. Known for its patented PROLINER retrofit roof drain and over 35 years of dependable products; the company offers an extensive rep network and Web site, supporting a national program of distribution service to the roofing industry.
Master Magnetics Inc.607 S. Gilbert St.
Castle Rock, CO 80104
888-293-9399; fax 303-688-5303
Master Magnetics Inc. offers a full line of heavy-duty magnetic sweepers that are well suited for construction clean up. They are available for a wide range of sizes with sweeping widths from 12 inches to 96 inches and feature permanent magnetism. Magnetic sweepers allow users to safely snap up dangerous scrap and harmful metal objects from different terrains such as grass, loose sand and paved surfaces. The Magnetic Sweeper is useful for quick and easy cleanup in areas such as construction sites, roofing jobs, parking lots and anywhere that nails and scrap metal can pose a hazard to people and property.
MAX USA Corp.257 East 2nd St
Mineola, NY 11501
800-223-4293; fax 516-741-3272
MAX has raised the bar once again by adding additional features to the world famous CN450R SuperRoofer. By adding a maintenance-free filter (US Patent 5637125) that captures dirt and sand down to 11 microns and a trigger lock for safety, MAX now brings the level of contractor friendly features to nine. Already included on the SuperRoofer is the Anti-Double Fire Trigger (US Patent 5597106), removable contact foot for easy cleaning, tangle-free swivel joint, full-round driver blade, dial-adjustable depth control, nose magnet to shoot all nails in a coil and lightest most powerful roofer on the market.
MetalForming Inc.100 International Drive
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-631-0002; fax 770-631-7776
MetalForming is the North American leader in metal building and architectural sheet metal technology, with across-the-board, profit-making solutions for the industry's 21st century demands. MetalForming delivers a wide range of sheet metal fabricating products including: Jorns long folders in 12-, 13-, 21-, 26-, 30- and 40-foot lengths, Schechtl folders and shears in 10-foot lengths, Schlebach rollformers and Slitters, Forstner slitting lines and Sen Fung wide coverage rollformers. MetalForming also has the largest service and parts organization in the business.
Midwest Tool and Cutlery Co.P.O. Box 160
Sturgis, MI 49091
616.651.7964; fax 616.651.4412
The Midwest Snips® product offering includes a complete line of forged blade aviation snips and all-purpose tinner snips. Specialty snips, sheet metal bending and forming hand tools, HVAC/R hand tools are also included in the Midwest Snips product line.
Miller Electric Mfg. Co.Contact: John Moriarty
P.O. Box 100
Lithonia, GA 30058
800-4-A-MILLER (426-4553); fax 877-327-8132
Miller Electric Mfg. Co. announces a significant enhancement to its Bobcat 225 NT engine-driven welding generator, increasing the peak power from 8,500 to 10,000 watts. That 18 percent power boost for the 225-amp generator means roofing contractors will have more power at their disposal on the job - power to run lights, grinders, saws and other electric tools. Ideal for construction applications, the Bobcat 225 NT generator is most used for AC/DC Stick applications, but it's also capable of MIG, Flux Cored and non-critical AC/DC TIG welding on aluminum.
The M.K. Morse Co.1101 11th St., S.E.
Canton, OH 44707
330-453-8187; fax 330-453-1111
The M. K. Morse Co. is a leading U.S. manufacturer of power tool accessories and industrial saw blades. Morse products include a professional grade of hand tool and power tool accessories including metal-cutting circular saw blades, hole saws, reciprocating saw blades, jigsaw blades, hacksaw blades, and portable band-saw blades. The company also manufactures an extensive line of abrasives and mounted points.
National Nail Corp.2964 Clydon SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49509
800.968.6245; fax 616.531.5970
We're proud of our "first family" of cap products. A National Nail innovation, we offer the industry's most extensive line of plastic and steel cap nails. We've recently taken the family a step further by creating pneumatic tools to install caps faster - the Crossfire® cap stapler, the Plasti-Tacker® Plus cap nailer, and the RT2 Revolution™ roller tool. Not only do they make roofing installation a breeze, contractors appreciate the time and money they save.
The New England Slate Co.1385 U.S. Route 7
Pittsford, VT 05763
888.637.5283; fax 802.247.0089
The New England Slate Co. offers slater's stakes and tools, slate cutters and slate rippers.
New Tech Machinery1300 40th St.
Denver, CO 80205
303-294-0538; fax 303-294-9407
New Tech Machinery has introduced its Flush Wall / Soffit Machine, which has elevated the standard of soffit and wall panel to a new level. Combining all of the solid features of our SSP MultiPro Standing Seam Roof Panel Machine with our newest innovation, we have set a new benchmark for the industry. Also new for 2004 and introduced at MetalCon 2003 is our SHH MultiPro residential/light commercial machine. Following the lead of the MultiPro Jr., the SSH features the same profiles (Bermuda Panel, SS100, SS150, SS450 and FF100). Combining them with hydraulic drive, shear and length batch computer, all for a very economical price. Don't forget that NTM still offers the Cadillac of seamless gutter machines with the Mach II 5-inch, 6-inch and 5-/6-inch combination machines.
North American Bocker302 W. Lane St.
Raleigh, NC 27603
800-624-8076; fax 919.832.8493
N.A. Böcker is the leader in roofing, moving and construction tools and equipment. From hand tools and soldering equipment, to metal bending machines and hydraulic hoists, we have unique tools for your profession.
PAM Fastening Technology Inc.2120 Gateway Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28208
800.699.2674; fax 704.394.9339
PAM Fastening Technology Inc. is a leader in autofeed screw gun systems with corporate and research offices located in Charlotte, N.C., and Bremen, Germany. PAM Fastening, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Buehnen Group, opened its doors for business in 1982. PAM's newest products include a line of autofeed screwdriver systems and collated screws for building and construction applications such as fastening sub-floors, drywall, roof tiles, outdoor decks, piers, docks and fences.
Paslode888 Forest Edge Drive
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
847-634-1900; fax 847-634-8091
The new Roofer's Choice roofing coil nailer from Paslode features 20 percent more power than the original model to consistently drive nails flush into all roofing materials. The tool features a carbide-tip nose, hardened steel driver blade and housing wear plates for increased durability. Weighing 5.8 pounds, the unit is ideal for roofing applications including asphalt shingles and fiberglass shingles. The coil nailer drives up to eight fasteners per second and accepts fasteners ranging from 7/8 to 1 3/4 inches in length and 0.20 in nail diameter. The tool also offers an adjustable shingle guide that keeps roofing shingles straight and properly aligned.
Porter-Cable Corp.3060 Peachtree Rd., Suite 520
Atlanta, GA 30305
404-266-7596; fax 404-231-1085
Porter-Cable Corp., a subsidiary of Pentair Inc., is a leading manufacturer of portable electric and cordless power tools; air nailers, staplers and compressors; generators; pressure washers; and related accessories for the professional woodworking, commercial/residential construction, plumbing and electrical markets.
Protective Roofing Products Ltd.10 Pinelands Ave., Unit 5
Stoney Creek, ON L8E 3A5
905.662.1169; fax 905.662.8520
Protective Roofing Products Ltd. is a company dedicated to the design and manufacture of temporary guardrail and platform systems. All Protective Roofing Products are tested and engineered to meet and exceed OSHA regulations. These lightweight systems are rugged and durable, to be used many times over. Each of our systems has been designed for easy installation and dismantling.
QuickSilver Engineering525-E SW Calapooia
Sutherlin, OR 97479
QuickSilver Engineering offers labor-saving equipment for roofing contractors, including SpeedStand warning line system, special warning line stands for metal roofs, guardrails, Tarpmaster tarp roller for trucks, tarps and flag lines. Free information is available.
RAS Systems LLC1135 Dividend Court
Peachtree City, GA 30269
770-487-7300; fax 770-487-1007
RAS Systems LLC is a manufacturer of CNC folding machines, shears and roll forming equipment. The RAS 6000 series CNC control just won the award for the Most Customer Friendly Product, Service or Program at the National Roofing Contractors Association convention in February 2004. The company is also the manufacturer of the amazing XXL-Center. The machine is 20 feet long and can fold metal building parts up and down without operator involvement, a must-see for any builder of metal building parts that are longer than 10 feet. Call for a video of any products.
Reeves Roofing EquipmentP.O. Box 720
Helotes, TX 78023
210.695.3567; fax 210.695.3554
Reeves offers kettles and accessories, powered and non-powered on deck equipment, other deck and safety equipment.
Reimann & Georger Corp.PO Box 681
Buffalo, N.Y 14240
800-831-LIFT; fax 716-895-1547
RGC® Platform Hoists are engineered for the roofer with safety and value in mind. Efficient, cost-effective PRO Drive Hoists feature a power drive that requires no lifting, single control lever, improved cable drum and polymer pulleys. RGC Classic Drive Hoists feature dual control levers, polymer pulleys and are ideal for use on steeper landscapes. Both hoists are available in 200- and 400-pound capacities.
RIDGID400 Clark Street
Elyria, OH 44035
RIDGID® Twinstack Oil-Free Compressor (Model OF45150) sets the standard in durability with an encompassing roll cage, protected discharge tube and integrated control panel. It puts forward 6.2 CFM air delivery at 90 psi with 150 psi at maximum pressure, making it best in class. Unique to this unit, because it is oil-free, is its ability to operate at any altitude or angle, which is great for roofers who might need to operate the compressor on uneven surfaces.
Rietschle Thomas1419 Illinois Ave Sheboygan, WI 53081 800-558-7721; fax 920-451-4325 www.thomaspumps.com or www.rtpumps.com
The T-200ST Renegade® 2-horsepower electric provides 4.6 cfm at 100 psi. It will support three to four coil-roofing guns. It is American-made, quiet running, won't blow 15-amp circuits, will work with extension cords, and is rated for continuous use. A patented dirt deflector extends life by keeping grit out of the compressor. The TG-550H Renegade 5.5-horsepower is powered by a Honda GX160 engine. It delivers 12 cfm at 100 psi and is the highest output 5.5 horsepower on the market. Weighing 96 pounds, it is also the lightest weight 5.5 horsepower on the market. Direct-Drive design eliminates belts and pulleys, vibrations and noise.
Roll Former Corp.140 Independence Lane
Chalfont, PA 18914
215.997.2511; fax 215.997.5544
Roll Former offers in-plant and portable roll forming machines and curved-panel roll-forming machines.
Roofmaster750 Monterey Pass Rd
Monterey Park, CA 91784
800.421.6174 (U.S. and Canada)
800.372.6409 (California only)
888.321.3887 (Atlanta office)
800.442.7562 (Seattle office)
Roofmaster manufactures nearly 1,000 different proprietary products exclusively for the commercial roofing industry. The Roofmaster name continues to serve as a leading symbol of design and engineering excellence that has come to mean job-tested, field reliable products. Since the early 1950s, the company has maintained a complete service department capable of repairing most makes of asphalt kettles, spray pump systems, single-ply welders and small gasoline engines used by roofers. Whether your application is BUR, or cold process, single-ply or tile, we have the equipment, tools and knowledge to help you get the job done right.
Rooftop Equipment Inc.4617 New Castle Rd.
New Wilmington, Pa. 16142
724.946.9999; fax 724.946.8888
Rooftop Equipment introduces the new Super Spreader, a gravity fed, easy-to-use, low-maintenance applicator for any pourable material. Forty-inch disposable rollers make accurate coverage simple and fast. If you can pour it, you can roll it - fast! There is no waste, simply drain unused adhesive back into the can. A durable polyethylene tank allows easy cleanup. It accurately applies bonding adhesives, cold process, and coatings at more than 300 square feet per minute. Visit the Web site to see an online video.
Roper Whitney2833 Huffman Blvd.
Rockford, IL 61103
815.962.3011; fax 815.962.2227
Roper Whitney offers automated folding machines, in-plant and portable roll forming machines and metal roofing hand tools.
Runnion Equipment Co.7950 W. 47th St.
Lyons, IL 60534
708.447.3169; fax 708.447.3730
Runnion Equipment Co. offers cranes and lifting accessories.
Rustgo/Nelson KingP.O. Box 320287
Birmingham, AL 35232
The RUSTGO All Terrain Mobile Work Platform is one of the most unique pieces of equipment. It is very simple to operate and OSHA compliant. As you will see, when visiting our website, the RUSTGO lends itself to many different types of trades! Please allow us the opportunity to show you what we mean.
Safety Hoist Co.P.O. Box 531
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
610.941.4333; fax 610.941.4336
A Safety Hoist is the answer to any roofer's needs. It saves time and money by taking a job that previously took two or three men and making it a one-man operation.
Our 3.5-horsepower gas-engine-driven Safety Hoists are used primarily by roofing contractors to lift shingles, felt, plywood, insulation, gravel, plywood and other roofing materials to the roof with equal ease. Our products reduce the amount of lifting and carrying of materials on the jobsite, thus reducing worker stress and injury.
The Safety Rail Source219 Maple Avenue PO Box 123 Harleysville, PA 19438
Kart-a-Rail™: Keep It Together. Where are my rails? Where are my plates? Where are my pins? Never wonder where or why again! Kart-a-Rail comes together and stays together. It's the only OSHA-compliant roof railing system on a unique four-function roofing utility cart. Kart hauls railing, building materials (for example, two iso bundles), four trash receptacles and acts as WorkZone™ Central. Huge tires make for easy rolling.
Sellick Equipment Ltd.P.O. Box 312547
Detroit, MI 48231
519-738-2255; fax 519-738-3477
The new Sellick TMF-55 features many advanced product developments to ensure safety of operation, operator ergonomics and rugged construction. Reduced turn-around time maximizes the complete delivery system - driver, truck and trailer. Since the TMF can be easily loaded within one minute on the back of a truck or trailer, it saves valuable cargo space and eliminates towing or trailering.
Sellstrom Manufacturing Co.One Sellstrom Drive
Palatine, IL 60067
847.358.200; fax 847.358.8564
Sellstrom offers safety and fall protection systems.
Senco Products Inc.8485 Broadwell Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45244
800-543-4596; fax 800-543-3299
SENCO Power Fastening Systems has been supplying pneumatic tools and fasteners to the roofing market for over 50 years. From roofing nailers and staplers to coil roofing nails and wide crown staplers, to DuraSpin collated Screw System for ceramic roof decks and compressors and accessories, SENCO is the brand most professionals use on the job, day in and day out.
Southern Star Co.301 Harbor Heights Dr., Suite 33
Lexington, S.C. 29072
803-957-6141; fax 803-957-1240
We provide the "Roll-Up Stabilizer," patent-pending. There are no tools needed to attach this to a ladder. One man can hoist a 40-foot ladder, no helper needed. All parts, right down to bolts on the wheels are 100 percent American-made. It attaches in seconds and can be hoisted while against the wall.
Spar Marathon Roofing Equipment330 Meyer Rd.
Bensenville, Ill. 60106
630-766-8434; fax 630-766-8461
Spar Marathon manufactures a wide range of roofing equipment and accessories. Included in the offerings are kettles and trailers, ladder and hydraulic hoists, on-deck equipment; and tools and accessories. We manufacture a 48-inch sheet-metal slitter as well.
Stamm Manufacturing4850 Orange Avenue
Fort Pierce, FL 34947
772-461-6056 / 800-226-5056
Stamm Manufacturing is offering the latest roofing work platform in the industry. The working height is 32 feet with a work deck size of 16 feet by 22 feet.
East Greenwich, RI 02818
401-884-2500: fax 860-885-3122
The Stanley-Bostitch Button Cap Stapler keeps felt paper, housewrap and foam board securely in place. Its wider 5/16-inch crown helps prevent the staple from punching through the plastic cap. Features include fast, easy loading, an adjustable depth of drive, 4.7-pound aluminum housing, flip-open nose for jam clearing and a tool-free adjustable exhaust. The Bostich Button Cap Stapler loads 100 caps at a time and accepts up to a 1 1/2-inch-long SL staple. The Stanley-Bostitch RN46 Coil Roofing Nailer weighs in at 4.9 pounds and delivers 410 inch-pounds of energy. It also features an exclusive lockout feature to prevent cycling when empty, a tool-less shingle guide adjustment, a positive stop depth adjustment that sets fasteners at the proper depth to prevent overdrives and a patented single-action side canister for one-handed, hassle-free fastener loading.
Swenson ShearP.O. Box 190
Keyes, CA 95328
209.632.9928; fax 209.632.3285
Swenson Shear offers portable hand shears that save significant time over alternative methods of job-site panel shearing and leave a straight, clean edge. These hand-operated cutters are easily moved between job sites. Models are available for shearing hips and valleys at any roof slope. Replacement blades are available for hundreds of panel profiles and can be changed in 10 minutes or less. Shear exposed fastener, snap lock, standing seam, sheet metal, shingles, siding, soffit, metal tile or sheets of plastic, vinyl, fiberglass, stainless steel as well as other materials. This method is much faster than using a nibbler and leaves a much cleaner edge than a metal cutting saw blade.
Tapco International2979 Beck Road
Wixom, MI 48393
248-668-6207; fax 248-668-6464
Tapco's PRO 19™ brake bends and manufactures trim work on the job site with maximum throat depth (19 inches) for expanded capabilities. You can store material inside the bender, which reduces handling and ﬂipping of material and speeds up bending. The brake also features lightweight, high-tech anodized alloys and computer-designed die castings. Its patented "moving pivot hinge" increases bending power without marring material. It also has a patented inside working pockets and 23/8-inch mouth opening and a 180-degree hemming capability for making more rigid panels. It is available in 6-foot-6-inch, 8-foot-6-inch, 10-foot-6-inch and 12-foot-6-inch lengths.
THOR Systems, Inc. The Helper Of Roofers595 West State Street
Larksville, PA 18651
800-398-0376; fax 570-779-9579
THOR offers patented roofing tools, including THOR Roofing Layout Tapes, THOR Double Chalkers, Magichalk and Belt Loop Toolholders. They increase productivity 18 percent to 36 percent by helping you install roofing faster, safer and with fewer labor issues, while getting a great looking roof, too. THOR Roofing Tools are revolutionizing roofing! Are you a member of the THOR revolution, putting more money in your pocket? If not, THOR can help you, too - simply join the THOR Tools revolution!
Tie Down Engineering5901 Wheaton Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30336
800-241-1806, ext.329; fax 404-349-0401
TranzSporter will make your next construction job easier and more efficient. This gas-powered platform hoist is ideal for moving roofing felt, insulation, lumber and other building materials at remote building sites and hard-to-reach locations.
TJT Sales67765 Ovante Road
Cathedral City, Ca.
760-322-6037; fax 760-322-5279
The Handyman Load Extender is used to safely haul siding, plywood, pipe, lumber, steel, carpet, kayaks, canoes, four wheelers, motorcycles, lawn mowers, ladders, and much more. It fits on all Class 3 hitches (not included). Load limits are 600 pounds (3 feet from bumper), 550 pounds (4 feet from bumper), 400 pounds (5 feet from bumper) and 300 pounds (6 feet from bumper). It comes complete with light kit, flag, and easy-to-install instructions.
Triangle Fastener Corp.4661 Hinckley Parkway
Cleveland, OH 44109
216.351.9933; fax 216.351.5008
We offer a wide variety of fasteners, cordless and electric power tools, accessories, specialty fastening systems, and selected contractor equipment to commercial and industrial contractors and OEM. Additionally, we design customized fasteners and assist in specifying fasteners for critical problem applications.
Tru Form Metal Products Inc.12305 Grimsby Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44135
216-252-3700; fax 216-252-0500
Tru Form Metal Products Inc. fabricates custom metal work, such as architectural sheet metal designs, flashings, gutters, downspouts, and various other sheet metal fabrications, including gravel stop, coping covers, drip edges, valleys, etc. Tru Form also carries a large supply of sheet metal accessories hand tools.
Utah Foam Products Inc.3609 S. 700 West (P.O. Box 70838)
Salt Lake City, UT 94170
Utah Foam Products is a full service urethane manufacturer/supplier. We are also a distributor for Gusmer and Decker dispensing equipment. Coatings and other urethane-related items are part of our regular endeavor to support our customers. In addition to products for the roofing and construction markets, Utah Foam Products produces a wide range of urethane elastomers for a multitude of industries. We would welcome your inquiry
Wm. W. Meyer & Sons Inc.8261 Elmwood Ave.
Skokie, IL 60077
800-797-8227; fax 847-673-5564
The Insulation Equipment Division sells and services a complete line of insulation and spraying machines. This equipment is typically truck mounted and purchased by building contractors. They in turn, blow loose fill insulation (such as fiberglass) into the attics and walls of out homes. Meyer Blowing Machines are also common in plants that supply manufactured housing. Commercial contractors utilize fiber spray machines for thermal applications as well as for fireproofing in compliance with local building codes.
Zimmerman Metals Inc.201 E. 58th Ave
Denver, CO 80216
800.247.4202; fax 303.292.5013
Zimmerman offers in-plant and portable roll-forming machines.