Decorative Tools August 2007

The right tools will help make your decorative concrete projects look professional and successful.

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Edge Pro Countertop Edging Machine

  • Portable edging system that produces perfectly straight or curved edges
  • Powered by a standard variable speed router requiring 110 volt electricity
  • 10,000 rpm
  • Uses industry standard diamond router bits

Diamond Products


5-in. Rat Tail Grinder

  • Two new models of small angle grinders: basic 1812 and advanced 1824E
  • Both offer optimal balance and control, durability, and vibration-dampening technology
  • 1824E offers Bosch Electronic Kickback Protection that monitors tool for rapid slow down in rpm then shuts tool off; mechanical clutches; Restart Protection, which prevents unexpected grinder activation and prevents grinders from skating across the floor
  • 1812 features 9.5 amp AC/DC compatible motor and weighs 5.2 lbs.; 1824E features 12-amp motor and weighs 5.3 lbs.

Bosch Power Tools


HT-S4C Power Trowel

  • 4-cycle power trowel designed for decorative concrete overlays
  • Quiet, low-emissions 31cc Honda engine
  • Weighs 45 lbs.
  • Fingertip pitch and speed controls
  • Telescoping handle

HoverTrowel Inc.


Rock 'N' Roller

  • Roller, weight and spray release system for stamped concrete
  • Seven patterns available
  • 24-in., 36-in. and border rollers available
  • Lightweight
  • Up to five times faster than traditional
  • methods

Cleform Tool Company


7-in. Grinder-Vac

  • Shrouded concrete grinder system designed to control dust, reduce clean-up time, provide better visibility and increase productivity
  • Connects to a variety of Blastrac dust collection units
  • Utilizes a heavy-duty, high rpm grinder motor with a tough yet flexible polyurethane dust shroud



USA Pro Grade Power Mixers

  • For use in paint, coatings, tile, masonry, concrete and related applications
  • For batches up to 25 gal. and 400-plus lbs.
  • Seven models, including heavy-duty single- and double-paddle mixers

Perles USA


Super Sprayer

  • 2-gal.-capacity compression sprayer
  • Ideal for spraying concrete stains, form release agents and degreasers
  • Metal-free
  • Features a comfort-grip shutoff, poly pump, chemical-resistant hose, angled wand, and lightweight, translucent tank

H. D. Hudson Mfg. Co.


Mongoose Pro Pack

  • Includes Mongoose 411 concrete engraver, blades, training materials, layout kit, storage case and more
  • Cuts, scores and saws straight lines for tile patterns and other long-line designs
  • Center pivot allows for cutting circles
  • Vacuum point allows for dust-free cutting



Vibra-Beam Countertop System

  • Can be attached to any standard saw horse creating a high quality vibration table
  • Achieve a tight, dense and void-free finish in the shop or on the job
  • Portable, lightweight and small
  • Available in either 115-volt power or pneumatic air

Vibco, Inc.


18Volt LXT Lithium-ion Impact Driver

  • Lithium-ion cordless impact driver kit, model BTD142HW
  • Weighs 2.8 lbs.
  • Four-pole motor design
  • 3,200 impacts per minute
  • Fully recharges in 15 minutes

Makita USA, Inc.


TEQ-Grind Hand Grinders

  • Designed to run cool and hold up under extended use in high-productivity environments
  • Variable speed control enables operators to cut or grind a wide range of materials from hard to soft
  • TG5V features 750-watt, variable-speed motor and is ideal for a wide array of applications and accessories
  • TG6V features professional-grade 1,200-watt, 12-amp, variable-speed motor; pistol grip; and 6 in. capacity with a 5-in. DXT turbo diamond blade

Diteq Corp.


AWP-158 Polishing Tool

  • Designed for polishing, shaping, core drilling and light grinding
  • 7.8 amp, 800-watt
  • 3,000 rpm
  • Side handle and "C" handle included
  • Flat polishing caster for improved stability
  • Center water-feed and water supply with garden hose attachment

Alpha Professional Tools


5-in. Angle Grinder

  • Model WE14-125 VS 5-in. angle grinder works for grinding, cutting and polishing
  • Powered by a 12-amp motor
  • Disc speed variable from 3,000 to 10,500 rpm
  • Quick wheel change system enables rapid toolless changes

Metabo Corporation


END 712 P "Mini" Diamond Drill

  • Ideal for drilling dowel, anchor and thru holes in concrete, tile and natural stone
  • 0 to 8000 rpm variable speed
  • Water-cooled diamond bits drill 5/32-in.- to 3/4-in.-diameter holes
  • 6.3-amp motor
  • Weighs 5 lbs.
  • Features include a built-in water swivel with hose connection and valve, a keyless chuck and depth gauge
  • Use for gravestones, countertops, plumbing and other masonry needs

CS Unitec, Inc.