Tools http://farmindustrynews.com/taxonomy/term/6271/more en Electric steering, new compact tractor, robot barn cleaner http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/electric-steering-new-compact-tractor-robot-barn-cleaner <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday returns this week with a wide range of new items for everything from working on the farm to enjoying your time off. </div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/electric-steering-new-compact-tractor-robot-barn-cleaner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/electric-steering-new-compact-tractor-robot-barn-cleaner#comments Tools Equipment Business Case IH Mon, 19 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +0000 85351 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Kioti expands the PX lineup with new machines with three new models.</p> Team FIN test: A finer finish http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-finer-finish <div class="node-body article-body">Looking to spruce up buildings around the farm? Have some indoor painting planned for winter? Team FIN tests a Wagner paint sprayer.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-finer-finish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-finer-finish#comments Tools Business Practices and Systems Team FIN Test Tue, 12 Jul 2016 13:01:00 +0000 84391 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Wagner FLEXiO 990 offers a range of features, and Team FIN liked its performance, once it was properly assembled. Cleanup still takes time.</p> Photo: Katie Honnette Team FIN Test: putting a multi-tool to work http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-putting-multi-tool-work <div class="node-body article-body">Team FIN tests an oscillating multi-tool that can pick its own best operating speed.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-putting-multi-tool-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-putting-multi-tool-work#comments Tools Companies Team FIN Test Tue, 01 Mar 2016 20:06:00 +0000 82261 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Whether you choose the manual speed setting or leave the Hitachi oscillating multi-tool on auto, Team FIN had good luck with the unit&#39;s performance.</p> Team FIN Test: Taking noise out of power driving http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-taking-noise-out-power-driving <div class="node-body article-body">Ridgid offers a new pulse driver that runs twice as fast as conventional impact drivers, but at half the noise using a hydraulic oil pulse mechanism. It really makes a difference.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-taking-noise-out-power-driving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/team-fin-test-taking-noise-out-power-driving#comments Tools Team FIN Test Mon, 15 Feb 2016 11:58:00 +0000 82011 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>The Ridgid pulse driver got the job done for Team FIN members who tried the product out on their farm.</p> Photo by Katie Honnette Team FIN test: Rating a welding helmet http://farmindustrynews.com/welding/team-fin-test-rating-welding-helmet <div class="node-body article-body">Team FIN @ Work: User safety is paramount during welding tasks, and the Esab Aristo Tech HD helmet of-fers some interesting features.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/welding/team-fin-test-rating-welding-helmet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/welding/team-fin-test-rating-welding-helmet#comments Tools Companies Team FIN Test Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:40:00 +0000 81691 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>With its matte carbon rubberized finish, the Esab Arista Tech HD is a good looking welding helmet with a range of features Team FIN checked out.</p> Photo: Katie Honnette Utility vehicle upgrades, splitting logs and a new grinder http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/utility-vehicle-upgrades-splitting-logs-and-new-grinder <div class="node-body gallery-body">New Product Monday offers an enhanced look at upgrades from Arctic Cat and Polaris to utility vehicles and side-by-sides. If you're looking to split logs Split-Fire has a new machine. And Dewalt has a new grinder.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/utility-vehicle-upgrades-splitting-logs-and-new-grinder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/atvuv/utility-vehicle-upgrades-splitting-logs-and-new-grinder#comments Tools Equipment Utility Vehicle Companies Mon, 18 Jan 2016 15:45:00 +0000 81651 at http://farmindustrynews.com QVC picks up magnetic retrieval tool http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><p>In 1994, a small company in Iowa called P.S. Manufacturing received the <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com" target="_blank">Farm Industry News</a> Readers&rsquo; Choice award (now called <a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/farm-equipment/2015-finovation-award-winners?intlink=rceoc" target="_blank">FinOvation</a> awards) for a product called the Attractor. It&rsquo;s a long-handled magnetic retrieval tool used to pick up metal objects such as nails, screws, pins, wires, wrenches and other items.</p></div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/qvc-picks-magnetic-retrieval-tool#comments Tools Tools Thu, 21 May 2015 16:39:00 +0000 78951 at http://farmindustrynews.com Milwaukee pliers get an upgrade http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">Milwaukee Tool offers an updated line of pliers with a range of new features.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/milwaukee-pliers-get-upgrade#comments Tools Tools Mon, 18 May 2015 15:59:00 +0000 78901 at http://farmindustrynews.com <p>Milwaukee Tool pliers are designed to get a great grip on nuts for easier removal, offering greater versatility.</p> Katie Honnette 5 unique new tools for the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">In this week’s installment of New Product Monday, we take a look at some smaller yet unique tools that can make life easier on the farm. From an innovative solar-powered generator to LED spotlights for safety, we offer a roundup of five new tools and products to consider.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-unique-new-tools-farm#comments Tools Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:36:00 +0000 78141 at http://farmindustrynews.com 5 piece tool kit tested on the farm http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm <div class="node-body gallery-body">Team FIN tests out Ridgid’s Gen5X 5 piece combo kit around the farm.</div> <p><a href="http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://farmindustrynews.com/tools/5-piece-tool-kit-tested-farm#comments Tools Team FIN Test Tools Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:40:00 +0000 78031 at http://farmindustrynews.com