February 5, 2008
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsinâ€¦WACKER™s addition of automatic laser levels is a natural addition to its expanding concrete equipment line meeting all phases of the concrete process. Three new models of rotating automatic laser levels and accessories allow for precision measurements and labor savings to the contractor. Each unit features easy one-person and one-button operation.
VAL 300 offers contractors a value, fully automatic laser level featuring a diameter range of 1000 feet (300 meters), rechargeable NiCd battery and weatherproof plastic housing. The VAL 300 weighs only 3-pounds and provides a self-leveling range of +/- 5.7° and a manual slope range of 10 percent. Accuracy of the VAL 300 is +/- 1/8-inch at 100 feet.
HAL 300 is a heavy duty automatic laser level that features a horizontal visible beam, a diameter range of 1000 feet (300 meters), rechargeable NiMh battery, a waterproof metal housing and a sighting guide for slope matching. The Hal 300 weighs 7-pounds, has a self-leveling range of +/- 8° and a manual slope range of 10 percent. Accuracy of the HAL 300 is +/- 1/8-inch at 100 feet.
PAL 450 is a precision automatic laser level that has a 1500 foot (450 meter) diameter range, accuracy of less than 1/16-inch at 100 feet, four alkaline batteries for 100 hours of run time and excellent thermal performance in hot and cold conditions. The PAL 450 weighs 6-pounds, has a self-leveling range of +/- 4°.
All of WACKER™s new laser levels are portable and easy to use offering a reliable solution for concrete contractors. These models are ideally suited for fine grading, forming, screeding, plaster concrete topping and quality evaluation for concrete applications.
Wacker Construction Equipment AG (Munich, Germany) and Neuson Kramer Baumaschinen AG (Linz, Austria) have merged forming a major global manufacturer of light and compact equipment. As a result of this merger, the USA subsidiary, Wacker Corporation will now offer a line of compact equipment as well as continue to support and expand its complete line of light and climate control equipment designed for the construction, landscape, agriculture, utility, and homeowner markets. For more information visit please http://www.wackerneuson.com.