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Product Spotlight

May 29, 2017

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Arrow Launches Grommet Category

Arrow Fastener Company has launched a grommet category which includes grommets, snap fasteners, screw snap fasteners, eyelets, and corresponding fastener tools to its product line-up. The fasteners are ideal for general home repair projects. The line-up includes the GSFK6 Snap Fastener Kit, the GSSFK6 Screw Snap Fastener, the GK1238 Multi-Grommet Tool Kit, and the GEPK532 Eyelet Pliers Kit (shown). Visit
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Cable Is Resistant To Kinks

General Pipe Cleaners’ Flexicore Cable is resistant to kinks and offers flexibility and strength. It consists of a heavy-gauge wire coiled tightly around 49-strand aircraft-type wire rope and is heat treated. It comes in a variety of diameters and lengths. It has a one-year warranty against defect or breakage. Visit


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Clamp Has Removable Caps

Bessey Tools’ K Body REVO Parallel Clamp is designed for 90-degree, high pressure, or powerful spread clamping. It has three large, removable pressure caps that are resistant to glue, paint, and solvents. The 2K composite handle has a soft plastic insert for comfort while working. The rail protection pieces are made from polyamide and prevent glue dripping on to the rail. End-clips ensure the clamp sits parallel to the work surface and are removable to reverse the sliding arm for use as a spreader. It comes in a variety of sizes and accessories are available. Visit

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Treatment Keeps Outdoor Items Dry

Rust-Oleum NeverWet Outdoor Fabric is a one-step, superhydrophobic, water repelling treatment designed to keep outdoor items dry longer. The clear formula preserves items against damaging moisture without changing the look or feel of the fabric. It provides a single-step trigger spray application and is perfect for shoes, patio furniture, backpacks, gloves, camping gear, and more. Visit



Gloves Resist Snags And Cuts

Ansell’s HYD-TUF S/Cuff Gloves (ANL52-547-10) are made from nitrile-impregnated fabric which provides resistance to snags, punctures, abrasions, and cuts while providing a dry grip. They are available as slip-on gloves with a choice of full, perforated, or mesh back. They are also available with a knit wrist, Gunn cut, knuckle strap, winter lining, and/or safety cuff. They are also Agriculture Canada approved. Visit

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