Create digital notes

Designed specifically for the construction contractor, DPS100 and DPS200 Digital Pen Solutions provide the simplicity of working with pen and paper with the ease of converting digital data with a dockable digital pen. Once digitized, documents can be shared with project teams and designers to improve change documentation, track construction progress, and reduce project risk. The pens use Capturx technology to interface with Microsoft Excel and OneNote, and Adobe. Trimble. 800-874-6253.

Make your mark

When you want a wide mark, the GP-X Grizzly extra bold valve action all purpose marker will meet your every need. Permanently mark porous and nonporous surfaces including metal, wood, corrugated, rubber, plastic, and glass. It is available in white, yellow, red, blue and green and is packaged three per box. Diagraph MSP, an ITW Company. 800-521-3047.

Full-feature measuring tool

With Builder Series Tool Stations, non-technical construction professionals can easily perform positioning, layout, and dozens of other daily construction site tasks. Five different models meet the varying needs of most jobs. The stations can collect data in stand-alone mode, or work with data collection software. Available with USB port and Bluetooth functionality. Leica Geosystems Inc. 800-367-9453.

Practical machine tool

Use the Dayton Hand Drift Tool (#2XUU6) to quickly and easily remove taper shank tools from machinery spindles, sleeves, and extension sockets. The tool eliminates the need for hammers or separate drift pins for each size spindle. It is economical and durable, with a heavyduty cast iron handle and a drop forged steel drift. W. W. Grainger, Inc. 800-323-0620.

Upgrades lights to LED

An LED upgrade kit replaces most 9.6V to 28V work light bulbs. The LED module automatically adjusts for voltage and illuminates a large work space. With a durable aluminum case that dissipates heat for cooler running temperatures, the 50,000-hour solid-state light emitting diode lasts more than 250 times longer than an incandescent bulb. Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp. 800-729-3878.

High-temperature sealant

Chem-Calk 1200-HT is ideal for exhaust stacks, ductwork, flanged pipe joints, industrial ovens, and electrical applications. The sealant has an extreme temperature range, from -52 degrees to 260 degrees C. Its 100% silicone, non-shrinking formulation offers easy gunning and tooling, and tenacious adhesion to most construction and industrial materials. Bostik Inc. 888-592-8558.