There are numerous tools you can throw in the back of your pickup truck or service vehicles. But when it comes to cutting through challenging materials, you need a tool that can slice through whatever you encounter. That’s where concrete chainsaws come in. These versatile saws can plunge cut into walls or cut corners where needed. Here’s a closer look at some of the newest models available.
Stanley Lynx LCC31 Concrete Saw
The hydraulic-powered Lynx LCC31 concrete cutting chainsaw from Stanley Hydraulic Tools will cut concrete (wire or rebar reinforced), brick, block, masonry and stone. It can cut square corners for openings and wall cut-outs, as well as plunge cut into walls and make full-depth cuts at one pass. The unit offers a 15- or 18-in. cut (bar) length and 35- or 38-in. length with bar and chain. Two different chain types are available. Ergonomic handles and guards ensure operator comfort.
CS Unitec CS 71773 Air Saw
The CS 71773 pneumatic concrete chainsaw produces plunge cuts up to 14 in. deep in one pass and quickly cuts mechanical openings, irregular shapes and square corners.
It can be used hand-held or with the optional SpeedHook guide to make straight cuts through walls and other surfaces. Its 11- or 15-in.-long guidebars lubricate the chain and flush the cutting area with water. The unit can be used with a range of diamond saw chains.
Partner K950 Chain
Partner’s K950 Chain produces 15-in.-deep cuts from one side and can make square openings as small as 4 3/8” x 4 3/8”. It is powered by a 6.2-hp, air-cooled, two-cycle gasoline engine. The Active Air Filtration system features three separate filter systems. A SmartCarb carburetor with integrated filter compensation automatically adjusts the fuel/air ratio as the air filters become dirty. The unit also includes an Easy Start decompression valve and Dura Starter sealed starter mechanism.
RedZaw RZ60 Gas Saw
The 17-lb. RedZaw RZ60 Utility Gas Saw from the RedZaw product division of ICS, Blount International can cut masonry materials, as well as concrete and stone. The unit is capable of plunge cuts to 9 in. and can cut square openings with no over-cuts in material as thick as 8 in. Power is provided by a 64cc, 4.2-hp, two-cycle gas engine. An advanced air intake and filtration system are designed for wet-cutting aggregate materials.
Stow Cutoff Saws
The 21-lb. SHS62 and 23-lb. SHS81 gas cutoff saws slice concrete, tile, ceramics, pipe and more.
Campbell Hausfeld Maxus Impact Wrenches
The MXT586 3/4-in. and MXT602 1/2-in. impact wrenches feature a built-in power regulator for increased control.
Kaeser KPB Series Paving Breakers
The KPB series of ergonomic paving breakers includes 50-, 60- and 90-lb. models.Integral noise mufflers reduce noise pollution and the risk of hearing loss Available tool steels include chisels, points, asphalt cutters and ground rod drivers
Arm Sangyo Cutting Tools
Arm Sangyo Co. Ltd. offers a full line of cutting tools including an electric rebar cutter and electric bolt cutter.
Atlas Copco TEX 39H Breaker
The 71-lb. TEX 39H hydraulic hand-held breaker features a valve system and accumulator design that allows it to handle tough materials and applications.
Stihl TS 400 Cutquik
The TS 400 Cutquik is available with either 12- or 14-in. wheel guards.
Hitachi NR90AD Nailer
The 3.5-in. clipped head framing nailer weighs only 7 lbs., yet has the power to fasten engineered lumber.
Fascut Lobster Rebar Cutter
The Lobster line of hand-held rebar cutters can cut up to #5 (5/8-in. diameter) grade 60 bar in 4 seconds.
SealMaster Pavement Maintenance Tools
SealMaster offers a variety of tools for applying hot or cold crack filling and sealing materials.
Wacker BTS Series Cut-off Saws
The 12- and 14-in. BTS portable cutoff saws utilize a heavy-duty plastic to reduce weight.