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Lincolnâ�(TM)s PowerLuber Grease Guns work with any battery and charger.

Wed, 30 Aug 2017 12:28:40 -0400

Lincoln’s PowerLuber Cordless Grease Guns are offered in models such as 1260-NB 12V and 1880-NB 20V Lithium-Ion PowerLuber, 1200-NB 12V and 1800-NB 18V NiCd PowerLuber. Lithium-Ion variant comes with five-year tool warranty whereas NiCd models with one-year warranty.

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Multiblast 3D Blast Systems are designed for heavy cleaning and finishing.

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 18:45:36 -0400

Multiblast 3D Blast systems are designed for heavy cleaning and finishing use in post processing of 3D printed parts. Features include LED light panels and dust collectors. With a secure seal and rigid structure, these units can be used for functional or cosmetic purposes. Applications include smoothing striation marks, paint/coating surface preparation, and other additive manufacturing artifacts.

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United Launch Alliance Signs Contract with Sierra Nevada Corporation to Launch Dream ...

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:21:05 -0400

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 19, 2017 - Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) announced that it selected United Launch Alliance's (ULA's) commercially developed Atlas V rocket to launch the first two missions of its Dream Chaser cargo system in support of NASA's Cargo Resupply Services 2 (CRS2) contract. "ULA is pleased to partner with Sierra Nevada Corporation to launch its Dream Chaser cargo system to the International Space Station in less than three years," said Gary Wentz,...

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Twin Spindle Automated Grit Blasting Machine for Medical Implants

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 15:58:16 -0400

This precision machine was designed and built for grit blasting of medical implant devices. The Dual Expanded Two-Station RXS-400 System has a small footprint and offers simultaneous dual operation. The front enclosure serves as a device that controls media egress by capturing and returning any dust and residual media back to the machine hopper. It aids in noise reduction by surrounding the sliding vertical doors through which the parts enter and exit the blast chamber. Incorporated is a...

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CoorsTek Wins the Silver Edison Award for its CeraShieldâ"¢ Ceramic Armor

Wed, 10 May 2017 12:51:12 -0400

Internationally renowned awards, inspired by Thomas Edison's persistence and inventiveness recognize innovation, creativity, and ingenuity in the global economy. GOLDEN, Colo., May 8, 2017 - CoorsTek, the world's leading engineered ceramics manufacturer, today announced that it has received one of the world's most prestigious international awards for innovation and innovators, the Edison Award. CoorsTek CeraShield™ ceramic armor won the 2017 Silver Edison Award in the...

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LaserMax's New CenterFire with GripSense will Make it's First Consumer Appearance at NRA Show ...

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:53:13 -0400

(Rochester, NY) April 19th, 2017 - LaserMax debuted it's new GripSense activation technology at the 2017 Shot Show and is now only a few short weeks away from shipping product to the market. LaserMax will have CenterFire with GripSense Light and Laser combinations outfitted on Ruger LC9 and S&W MP Shield in booth #3342 for the attendees and industry to examine prior to production models shipping to retailers and consumers later this spring. "We are eager to attend the NRA...

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It's Common Wisdom that Behind Every Great Wheel Lies another Great Wheel

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 09:46:55 -0400

Case in point: Check out this video featuring the Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner preparing for greatness just moments before it clinched the land speed record for the world's fastest-ever Triumph motorcycle on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats, reaching a speed of 274.4 mph. The maintenance dolly that supports this aerodynamic powerhouse is rolling on none other than "you guessed it" Hamilton casters. Only the best for setting a land speed record with a carbon fiber...

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Spartanâ"¢ Light & Laser for LaserMax wins 2016 Editors' ...

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 02:11:21 -0400

Rochester, NY - January 31, 2017 - In the most recent issue of ON TARGET magazine LaserMax has been awarded with the Editors' Choice Award for LaserMax's Spartan™ Light & Laser which debut last August of 2016. "LaserMax is thrilled to receive this award from ON TARGET magazine," said Chris Tinkle Chief Sales Officer at LaserMax. "The LaserMax team as a whole put many months of design and preparation into this second addition of the Spartan Series. We are...

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Hesco Launches Next Gen Law Enforcement Plates

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 12:48:46 -0400

ABERDEEN, Washington, Jan. 5, 2017 - Hesco is a leader in the design and manufacturing of American-made, thinner, lighter and concealable ballistic resistant body armor and at SHOT Show 2017, Las Vegas, Hesco will launch the next stage in the armor evolution. Working alongside manufacturers and national distributors, engineers at Hesco are able to better serve federal, state and local law enforcement by developing next-gen technology, creating light and durable armor products specifically...

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Safariland Uses Honeywell Spectra Shield® in New Protective Vests for Female ...

Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:01:42 -0400

Breakthrough design complements new male and neutral vest offerings that optimize lightweight comfort MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., Jan. 4, 2017 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Safariland, a recognized leader in the armor market, has selected Honeywell's Spectra Shield® and Gold Shield® ballistic composite materials to create some of the industry's thinnest, lightest and most comfortable vests, including new vests designed specifically for female law enforcement...

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Raytheon Wins $225m Contract for Increased Patriot Missile Defense Capability

Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:11:39 -0400

Undisclosed nation deepens investment in combat-proven technology ANDOVER, Mass., Nov. 28, 2016 - An undisclosed member of the 13-nation group that owns the combat-proven Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System has awarded Raytheon Company [NYSE: RTN] a $225 million direct commercial sales contract for additional capability. The contract was awarded on Oct 19. "Our customer chose to continue investing in Patriot because Patriot saves lives," said Ralph Acaba, Raytheon...

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Elbit Systems of America Receives U.S. Army Contract for Mortar Weapon Systems

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 09:28:48 -0400

Leading Mortar Weapon Systems provider, Elbit Systems of America, committed to providing the U.S Army with precision technologies for enhanced mission effectiveness FORT WORTH, Texas, November 23, 2016 - Elbit Systems of America announced today that it was awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity ("ID/IQ") contract for the production of 60mm, 81mm, and 120mm Mortar Weapon Systems, which include the following items: M224 60mm Legacy Mortar Weapon System; M252 81mm Legacy...

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Lockheed Martin to Upgrade U.S. Navy's Shipboard Electronic Warfare Systems

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 08:32:22 -0400

Company was awarded an initial $148.9M contract for full rate production of Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) continues to make technological advances in its electronic warfare portfolio that will keep the warfighter a step ahead. The U.S. Navy awarded the company an initial $148.9M contract for full rate production of Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 2 systems with four additional option...

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Elbit Systems of America Receives Contract for U.S. ...

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 08:32:26 -0400

U.S. Army Gunners receive new hand stations for improved firepower. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., announced today that it received a $7.3 million contract to supply the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Gunner's Hand Station to the United States Army. The Defense Logistics Agency sole-source contract will be performed during a two-year period with work being completed in Fort Worth, Texas. "As the trusted supplier of combat...

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Elbit Systems of America Provides Solutions for Warfighters Facing Multi-Domain Battlefield ...

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 08:36:40 -0400

At AUSA, Elbit Systems of America will showcase precision targeting and autonomous operations solutions, combat vehicle modernization, and force and border protection. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, the U.S. subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., will showcase its advanced technologies at the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. on October 3-5. Technology experts will be available in Hall A, Booth 1139, at the Walter E. Washington Convention...

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Lockheed Martin's Sniper® Advanced Targeting Pod Continues Platform ...

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:32:22 -0400

ORLANDO, Fla. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a direct commercial sale contract for the integration of Sniper Advanced Targeting Pods (ATP) onto the Eurofighter Typhoon swing-role fighter. The contract, signed with Eurofighter partner company Leonardo Aircraft, includes 18 pods, integration and logistics support for the Kuwait Air Force's Eurofighter Typhoon. The Eurofighter Typhoon is the ninth aircraft platform to be equipped with Sniper ATP, joining variants of the F-15,...

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Lockheed Martin Delivers First Modernized TACMS Missile

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:32:21 -0400

New TACMS production line in Arkansas marks major milestone DALLAS - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has manufactured and delivered the first modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile to the U.S. Army from its Camden, Arkansas, production facility. As part of the U.S. Army's TACMS Service Life Extension Program inventory refurbishment effort, the modernized missile includes updated guidance electronics and added capability to defeat area targets without leaving behind unexploded...

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Ga-Asi Demonstrates Advanced Communications Capability

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:32:20 -0400

Network Centric Communications Pod Enhances Long-Range Communications MODERN DAY MARINE, QUANTICO, Va. – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that its Network Centric Communications Pod (NCCP) successfully demonstrated the ability to provide a robust communications data link between Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and U.S....

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U.S. Air Force Awards Lockheed Martin $87 Million Contract for Paveway(TM) II Plus Laser ...

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:32:17 -0400

ARCHBALD, Pa. - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) received an $87.6 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for follow-on production of Paveway II Plus Laser Guided Bomb (LGB) kits. The contract represents the majority share of fiscal year 2016 funding and the 8th consecutive majority win for Lockheed Martin in the annual Air Force competition. Deliveries include the guidance and tail assemblies for GBU-10 (2,000-lb.) and GBU-12 (500-lb.) LGB configurations. "Our efficient and cost-effective...

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First Lockheed Martin GMLRS Alternative Warhead Rolls Off Assembly Line

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:32:21 -0400

DALLAS - The first Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead rocket has rolled off the production line at Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) Camden, Arkansas, manufacturing facility. The GMLRS Alternative Warhead was designed to engage the same target set and achieve the same area-effects requirement as the old MLRS submunition warheads, but without the lingering danger of unexploded ordnance. "GMLRS Alternative Warhead rockets are all-weather, time-critical, rapidly...

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