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August 1, 2012

Grip-Rite PrimeGuard MAX

August 1, 2012

Seattle, Wash.-based Dunn Lumber is now stocking a full line of Maze Nails, distributed by International Wood Products in all 10 Dunn stores.  

Maze Nails, based in Peru, Ill., is the largest manufacturer of specialty nails in the United States. Offerings include a full line of double hot dipped galvanized and stainless steel nails for fiber cement siding, decking, fencing, cedar shingles and shakes, cedar siding, post frame building, PVC trim products and other building applications. 

 

June 6, 2012

A jury in San Bernardino Superior Court has awarded a contractor $2.5 million in a product liability lawsuit against tool manufacturer Hitachi.

Martin Oliver, a journeyman carpenter with 40 years of experience, was severely injured when the nail gun he was using, a Hitachi NR83A, discharged a nail into his head, penetrating his brain and leaving him permanently disabled.

June 4, 2012

Building Material Distributors (BMD), a wholesale distributor of specialty building materials, on Monday announced its acquisition of Master Fasteners International and Fastener Source.

BMD will be merging Fastener Source and Master Fasteners under the single name of Master Fasteners International, and will operate the company as a wholly owned subsidiary of BMD. The acquisition of Master Fasteners, an importer and wholesaler of fine wire and pneumatic fasteners, will allow BMD to expand on their previously established market position within the fastener industry.

June 1, 2012

Innovation in the home improvement industry spans across categories — from lighting and kitchen appliances to tools and decking.

September 8, 2011

Brick, N.J.-based Manasquan Premium Fasteners, a provider of stainless steel fasteners to the residential, commercial and marine construction industries, has expanded its inventory with product offerings from Starborn Industries and Simpson Strong-Tie, as well as the addition of six lobe star drive stainless steel screws for wood and composites.

May 19, 2011

Saddle Brook, N.J.-based Arrow Fastener Co. introduced its new T50 Elite professional manual staple gun and 1-in. (25mm) brad nail gun.

The most recent evolution of the company’s best-selling T50 heavy duty staple gun, the T50 Elite staple gun will arrive in stores in July.  

November 2, 2008

There was a lot to talk about last year at the STAFDA convention—protectionism, steel prices,...

January 20, 2008

In a report released this week, the United States Department of Commerce said some Chinese...

December 10, 2007

Carpenter Jerry Crutchfield was working on a church project when an accident caused a 3.5-inch...

October 21, 2007

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