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Shaft Coupling
Alignment from
Ludeca Inc.
Aligneo laser shaft alignment tool — starting at $4,750 — aligns machines fast and at an affordable price. It is easy-to-use with dedicated keys: dimensions, measure, and results. It also checks for soft foot. It stores and prints alignment files with free software. Managers also can upgrade it easily to meet their needs.

Ludeca Inc.
(305) 591-8935
Classroom Bubblers from Chicago Faucets
Chicago Faucet Bubblers were designed with durability and safety in mind. Available models include bubblers with anti-microbial, flexible heads that inhibit the spread of germs and protect against injury by flexing on impact, while vandal-resistant features discourage tampering. Choose from a variety of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant models, all featuring the performance, quality and craftsmanship you expect from Chicago Faucets.

Chicago Faucets
( 800)323-5060
Fax: (847) 803-5454
Mule-Hide Elastomeric Acrylic Coatings
Mule-Hide® Elastomeric Acrylic Coatings are professional grade, premium products end users trust. They include metal roof primer, flashing grade, and both standard and specialty finish coatings, such as Skylight Finish A-300 and A-320 Finish, which are rated by the Cool Roof Rating Council and listed by Energy Star. Mule-Hide offers professional-grade systems to be used over metal or asphaltic substrates and areas in which water ponds. The coatings are durable in all weather conditions, flexible, and reflective.

Mule-Hide Products Co. Inc.
(800) 786-1492
Take a Bold Step to Safety with Sure-Foot Aluminum, 9-Inch Treads
Boldstep extruded aluminum treads are a permanent solution for safe, durable stairway surfaces that also look good. When a non-slip solution is required in any environment, the 9-inch treads are the most popular choice for long-term performance and attractive appearance. Choose from standard or custom colors, inlaid messages, or glow-in-the-dark for stairway illumination without the need for electricity.

Sure-Foot Industries Corp.
20260 First Ave., Cleveland, OH 44130
(800) 522-6566
Fax: (440) 234-9098
Heated Outdoor Safety Mats
HeatTrak's Heated Outdoor Safety Mats prevent snow and ice accumulation on walkways and stairs by melting snow on contact. The mats plug into any standard 120-volt (V) or 240V outlet, generating heat to melt snow at a rate of 2 inches per hour. Mats are built with non-slip, ultraviolet-protected rubber and are designed to be left outside for the entire winter.

(866) 766-9628
Fax: (440) 234-9098
Base Fabric Provides Strong Foundation
Base fabric is the foundation of any roofing membrane's puncture and tear resistance. FiberTite's proprietary knit design incorporates nearly twice the amount of fiber versus other membranes. The base fabric is coated with a proven formula utilizing Dupont Elvaloy™ KEE®, making FiberTite 36mil membrane stronger than competitors' 60mil membranes.

Seaman Corp.
1000 Venture Blvd.
Wooster, OH 44691
(800) 927-8578
Fax: (330) 263-6950
SuperSlice™ Quickly Cuts PEX, PVC and More
The unique SuperSlice™ from General Pipe Cleaners gives you the edge in cutting many types of plastic tubing with virtually no tube deformation. Just squeeze the SuperSlice and the tool's V point blade quickly and easily slices through PEX, PVC, CPVC, irrigation pipe, plastic electric conduit, and plastic or rubber hose as large as 1 inch in diameter. It's faster than ratchet-type cutters that can deform plastic tubing. General's ergonomically designed sure grip handles give users plenty of leverage.

General Pipe Cleaners,
a division of General Wire Spring Co.

1101 Thompson Ave.
McKees Rocks, PA 15136
(800) 245 6200
or (412) 771 6300
RIDGID® CS1000 Digital-Recording Monitor for Enhanced Digital Inspection
The new, all-in-one CS1000 digital-recording monitor is compatible with all RIDGID SeeSnake® reels and consists of an upgraded LCDPak and durable keyboard with built-in digital recording and reporting capabilities. The CS1000 comes with SeeSnake HQ software for detailed reporting and job sharing, as well as easy uploads to RIDGIDConnect™. It has three modes of recording: digital stills, full-frame video, and auto-recording. Built-in flash storage allows users to store hundreds of inspections and easily transfer them to a USB thumb drive.

Weathering Package Provides Roof Protection
OctaGuard XT™ is a revolutionary weathering package built in to every Carlisle SynTec Sure-Weld® and Spectro-Weld® TPO roofing membrane. OctaGuard XT is comprised of eight performance-enhancing ingredients with three heat-stabilizing antioxidants, three ultraviolet (UV) light stabilizers, and organic and inorganic UV absorbers that help protect Carlisle's TPO membranes and dramatically improve their ability to resist deterioration, due to the effects of weather.

Carlisle SynTec

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