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Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 22, 2014

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Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 22, 2014

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VIDEO: Stihl taught one of its chainsaws to sing “Silent Night” in a version not so tender or mild

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Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 30, 2013

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Husqvarna updates K 760 power cutter with cooling fan, increased capacity

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 14, 2013

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Indicator light guides cuts on Hilti DD 160 (VIDEO)

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 20, 2013

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Hilti introduces hollow drill bit, cordless technology at World of Concrete (VIDEO)

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Ram becomes official truck of Bosch Power Tools (WOC 2013)

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 05, 2013

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Hilti to end Home Depot relationship

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After 13 years, Home Depot and Hilti are calling it quits. I'm disappointed, but not surprised. I am suprised it lasted ...

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