Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Andrew Foot, South Petherton, Somerset

June 22nd, 2016

“Thought your service was first rate, and I have and will recommend your services.”

Andrew Foot

 

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Malcolm Hallett, Fareham, Hampshire

June 21st, 2016

“Many thanks for all your help. Great service from start to finish, will surely recommend.”

Malcolm Hallett

 

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Paslode Training 2016: Kelvin Power Tools

June 9th, 2016

Paslode Training 2016 at Kelvin Power Tools

Paslode Training at Kelvin Power Tools

Paslode Training 2016 at Kelvin Power Tools

Here at Kelvin Power Tools, we provide training with a Paslode representative who will show you how to properly use all Paslode nail guns. You will receive a certificate that is valid for 2 years to prove that you have successfully completed your training.

Our Paslode training is held in our store which is located in Hillington Industrial Estate, Glasgow. Each training session last for roughly 1-2 hours and is completed in small groups of around 10-15 people for a better learning experience.

Our Paslode training is available to anyone! It costs around £35 per head to book a place at one of our training sessions. We offer excellent discounts on this price to our regular customers and we also offer group discounts for larger parties within councils, companies, etc. Contact us to enquire about regular customer or group bookings.

Visit our Demo Day Diary to see when our next Paslode training session is and to book your place!

Paslode Training 2016 at Kelvin Power Tools

Power Tool Training Requirements for Professionals

Paslode IM350+

The HSE (Health & Safety Executive) legally requires any professional who is using a nail gun to be suitably trained in the safe use of the tool!

Anyone who is found to be operating a tool without proper training can be prohibited from working and appropriate legal action can be taken against the individual and/or employing company.

Thankfully, ITW offers the resources you need to get trained and certified in the safe use of their Paslode nail guns!

About Kelvin Power Tools

Kelvin Power Tools Glasgow Store

Paslode Nail Guns & Accessories Kelvin Power Tools

Kelvin Power Tools is a professional power tool specialist. For over 38 years, we have been supplying power tools to professionals, supported by our fully approved tool service and repair centre.

Visit our website to see our great range of tools, equipment, accessories and consumables!

We are also a Paslode Approved Service and Repair Centre. We will collect, repair and return your Paslode nail gun from any location in the UK, with a quick turnaround of about 3-4 working days!

Visit our website for more information about our Paslode Repair Service!

Paslode Repairs Kelvin Power Tools

Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Douglas Gold, West Linton, Peeblesshire

June 3rd, 2016

“I found the service from Kelvin Power Tools excellent, from arranging to pick up the Paslode to the return of it. Your courier kept me informed as to pick up and delivery times. The machine came back in an as new condition with no more misfiring.”

Douglas Gold

 

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Starlock: A Summary of the NEW Bosch & Fein Multi-Tool System

June 2nd, 2016

Bosch Starlock Snap-In Multi-Tool Blades

Starlock: The new Fein & Bosch Multi-Tool System

You may have recently heard about the NEW Starlock mounting system for oscillating tools. This system has been developed by Bosch and FEIN, and is the new standard for multi-cutter accessories. Trying to understand the ins and outs of the new Starlock multi-tool system might seem a bit daunting, so we have summed up the main points you need to know.

What is the Starlock multi-tool system?Bosch Starlock Multi-Tool Blades Design

Starlock has been designed to offer an improved, standardised accessory-fitting system for oscillating tools. Starlock blades feature a new future-proof ‘cake-tin’ pattern, which gives a more secure, three dimensional connection to the tool for maximum performance, stability and precision. The Starlock accessory range consists of three different blade types: Starlock, Starlock Plus and Starlock Max.

What are the Key Features & Benefits of the Starlock system?

  • Snap-in function: simply click the blade in place for fast, tool-free accessory changes!
  • 3D connection: provides 100% power transfer from the tool to accessory for increased work efficiency
  • Backwards compatible: Starlock fits ALL oscillating tools for greater user flexibility
  • Colour coding: the blade’s connection point features a colour that corresponds to its intended application for easy user recognition
  • Laser etching: each accessory has its specifications laser etched on the blade surface for easy user distinction

Bosch Starlock Multi-Tool Blades Colour Coding

 

What is the difference between Starlock, Starlock Plus & Starlock Max?

Each accessory category has been designed to match the power output of its compatible oscillating tools. Starlock blades are suitable for use with any multi-cutter, whereas Starlock Plus and Starlock Max accessories require more power and are therefore limited to use with certain tools. Starlock Max is the most powerful blade classification.

Starlock, Starlock Plus & Starlock Max Multi-Tool Blades

What Oscillating Tools is the Starlock system compatible with?

Starlock blades

Fit ALL multi-cutters, including Bosch, FEIN, Makita, Metabo, Hitachi, Milwaukee, Einhell, AEG, Ryobi, Dremel and Skil. DeWalt multi-tools require an adapter. Visit our website to see our great range of multi-cutters and cordless multi-tools!

Starlock Plus blades

Fit ALL FEIN multi-tools, ALL new Bosch Starlock multi-cutters and some old Bosch oscillating tools with OIS interface, including GOP 300, GOP 250, GOP 18 V and PMF 350 CES. Other brands require an adapter.

Starlock Max blades

Fit ALL new Bosch Starlock multi-tools and ALL new FEIN Starlock multi-cutters. Other brands require an adapter.

Note: old multi-tool blades are not compatible with new Starlock multi-cutters.

When does the Starlock multi-tool system launch?

The new system has already been launched! Bosch and FEIN recently released their new range of Starlock multi-tools and accessories. Visit our website to see our great selection of Starlock tools and accessories!

Conclusion

We hope that we have helped you understand the ins and outs of the new Starlock system a bit better. We think Starlock is a great innovation and it makes a lot of sense to introduce such a system that benefits everyone with easier working!

Starlock Multi-Tools & Accessories

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Oliver Vaughan, St Ives, Cambridgeshire

June 2nd, 2016

“Great service. Gun works perfect now and have recommended you to 3 other carpenters that need their guns looked at.”

Oliver Vaughan

 

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Pete Barehen, Saffron Walden, Essex

June 1st, 2016

“The service for collection and return was excellent. You phoned me when you received it and gave me a detailed quote for what was wrong. I was amazed at the speed you turned it round. The return delivery driver phoned when he was on his way to make sure we were around and the suggested day was not good, so we changed it and the Paslode arrived exactly when you said it would. I can’t fault your service and will definitely use you again.”

Pete Barehen
PBRA Ltd

 

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Christopher Dean, Exminster, Exeter

May 30th, 2016

“I was very pleased with the service I received from Kelvin Power Tools. I was worried about returning this gun due to distance as I live in the south west of England. I had no problem in returning this back to them. The service team have completely replaced my motor as it was sounding a little different when operating. I was also happy how they explained to me what the problem was in the first place. I would strongly recommend Kelvin Power Tools and the service repair team to anyone out there.”

Christopher Dean

 

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Ella Blaylock, Penrith, Cumbria

April 28th, 2016

“[Your] system works well and we will use again if we have the need. Machine was repaired quickly and arrived back promptly.”

Ella Blaylock
Carrock Design & Build

 

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Paslode Service & Repair Testimonial – Carol Kwai, Waltham Abbey, Essex

April 27th, 2016

“We were very impressed with your service. Personally I can only comment on the efficient and fast service we received re: the collecting of the Paslode, the quick repair and the fast return.  Also, your staff were extremely helpful, efficient and pleasant to deal with.”

Carol Kwai
IMS Building Solutions Ltd

 

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