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Construction Equipment, Tools & Software
Check out the new portable jobsite generator from Generac, Max USA's new SuperPinner and the latest productivity app to hit the iPhone
You need backup power on your jobsites for the unforeseen. The new XG Series of portable generators from Generac is available in six different models to provide power for both residential and light commercial applications. The XG employs the Generac OHVI engine and is protected by oversized full-wrap frame tubing and impact-resistant corners. Booth N2805 For more info, go to HousingZone.com/PBinfo and enter # 287
Max USA introduces the GS865E SuperPinner. It shoots concrete pins from 1/2 to 2 9/16 inches in length. It weighs only 9.7 pounds and includes a sequential trip triger, reversible belt hook, safety lock out mechanism, easy jam clear door, one-step loading and an LED low battery indicator. The magazine holds 40 pins. Booth N1165 For more info, go to HousingZone.com/PBinfo and enter # 288
Exaktime's mobile timekeeping system for workers that visit multiple jobsites each day is now available for Blackberry devices. This app tracks attendance with 100-percent accuracy and sports a GPS function that lets users know when workers are at the jobsite. Users can also track hundreds of work activities and allow workers to clock in/out in Spanish or English. Booth C639 For more info, go to HousingZone.com/PBinfo and enter # 289