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Small capacity, workstation crane

Company’s new crane rail profile accommodates AL System Workstation Cranes handling lighter loads up to 250 lbs. As with all AL Systems rail profile sizes, the smaller new AL-1 lightweight aluminum track profile incorporates exclusive t-slot design and anodized enclosed rails for maintenance-free workstation solutions.

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Modular dust collectors

Farr Gold Series industrial dust collectors remove hazardous and nuisance dusts from production areas while occupying limited floor space. Built from 3.5-ft. square modules, they can be combined in dozens of configurations to fit specific work environments. Each module accommodates airflows up to 5,000 cubic feet per minute using four pleated filter cartridges mounted in a symmetrical frame. The collectors are built from heavy-duty carbon steel, powder coated to provide maximum strength and durability. Filter cartridges are oriented vertically, which provides efficient pulse cleaning of high dust loads.

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Paver molds

Rampf Molds announced a new feature (right) improving the handing of its premium Prime-Tec paver mold series at the Icon Expo 2018 – Machinery & Equipment Show in Indianapolis.

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Durable Posts

Made with new Dura-Hold Paper and Adhesive, Post-it Extreme Notes are designed to stick on rough, textured and curved surfaces and withstand tough weather conditions, indoors and outdoors. A study conducted by Wakefield Research found that to relay important information, 51 percent of non-office workers use unconventional, and unreliable, materials like scraps of paper, gum wrappers or receipts. Now, 3M product developers contend, Post-it Extreme offers a durable, water-resistant and writable surface to capture notes and information.

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Block, precast handling attachments

The B&B BlockMaster J200R is an overhead block clamp for handling stock and specialty manufactured concrete, especially units requiring rotation in a particular way. Rated at 4,500 lbs., it has an extended operational load center of 48 in. to help place products at optimal trailer points. The heavy-duty rotation system ensures that precast or block can be lifted and loaded correctly. The inside height of up to 40 in. allows multiple packs of block or precast units. The B&B LS1 load stabilizer is designed specifically for green product transfer. It allows products to be safely and securely handled both during and after the curing process.

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