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Product News Archive December 2013

Full beam ahead 12 December 2013
With its energy-efficient Cree technology LED bulb, the AP ProSeries 120 lumens torch from Active Products projects a powerful white light beam that makes this product consistently rated five stars by its users.

Robotic lawnmower from Bosch 12 December 2013
Bosch's first robotic lawnmower, Indego, mows the lawn so the user does not have to.

iPatch replaces the need for paint tester pots 12 December 2013
Colour in a room can vary depending on light, colour proximity and what surface is being painted on.

Long-lasting torch is good all-rounder 12 December 2013
Active Products' AP Pro Series 210 Lumens has gained a reputation as a substantial, longlasting and high performance torch.

CK Tools slims downs in toolbelt range 12 December 2013
CK Magma, the range of storage from Carl Kammerling, has introduced improved slimline versions of its toolbelt range and accessories in line with recent consumer research.

Carl Kammerling tool packs a punch 11 December 2013
Carl Kammerling International says that its CK Tools Plasterboard Punch is an essential tool for forming perfect holes in plasterboard for the three most commonly used wall plug sizes – 5, 6, and 7mm.

Small but mighty 11 December 2013
The AP ProSeries 75 lumens torch packs a real punch, says Active Products.

The EZ-to-use Dremel 4200 11 December 2013
The Dremel 4200 is the world’s first multi-tool with an EZ Change mechanism.

Tool box favourites in one handy kit 11 December 2013
Carl Kammerling International has introduced seven new fully-loaded CK tool kits, designed to provide tradesmen with all the essential tools in one handy kit.

Save on water with Rainwater Terrace 10 December 2013
Rainwater Terrace from DESIGN 4 PLASTICS is a new, multi-award winning product promoting the collection and reuse of valuable rainwater and grow-your-own sustainability.

Eliminate black mould with Forever White 10 December 2013
Forever White from EVERBUILD is a silicone which makes unsightly black mould a thing of the past thanks to the integration of SteriTouch antibacterial protection.

Sterling Locks responds to demand for post boxes 10 December 2013
STERLING LOCKS has witnessed an increase in demand for post boxes and it has expanded the number of designs, finishes and styles of boxes it offers.

New wood filla from Polycell 10 December 2013
POLYCELL has launched a new filler range designed especially for wood.

Keep organised with Whitefurze 6 December 2013
Whitefurze has added seven new boxes to its Allstore range.

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