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April 05, 2018

Hitachi Power Tools (Hitachi Koki USA, Ltd.) today announced its ultra-fast 7-1/4” RIPMAX Circular Saw, model C7UR. Designed for speed and power, the C7UR cuts up to 40% faster than competitive models with its impressive 6,800 RPMs. It features a powerful 15-Amp motor to quickly and powerfully rip through OSB, 2x4’s, LVL, plywood and other typical framing materials or fiber cement boards when equipped with a fiber cement blade. Equipped with a dust blower feature to clear the cutting path and improved ergonomics for easier handling and comfort, the RIPMAX is made to impress on the jobsite.

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March 21, 2018

Hitachi Power Tools (Hitachi Koki USA, Ltd. transitioning to Koki Holdings America, Ltd in October 2018) today announced new appointments to its C-Level management structure effective April 1, 2018.

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March 12, 2018

Hitachi Power Tools today announced a name change from Hitachi Power Tools to Metabo HPT for its full line of power tools, fasteners, accessories and outdoor power equipment products for North America. The transition will start from September 2018 with the launch of MultiVolt, while the majority of products will changeover after December 2018.

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