Bozeman, MT, August 03, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- On January 24, 2008, Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc introduced a new generation bar clamp the Alpha Clamp. This patented tool is made in the United States; each tool is personally inspected for defects and has a lifetime guarantee with it.
Invented out of necessity, the inventor was frustrated from working in the cramped V-berth of a sailboat using standard bar clamp. He was so dissatisfied by those clamps' limited throat depth, strength, and overall usefulness that he invented the Alpha-Clamp, which uses two bars instead of one.
The long 18-inch lower bar works just like a standard clamp: squeezing the handle pulls the bar tight pulling the trigger releases it. The Alpha-Clamp's extra bar moves independently in two-inch increments when you push a button, giving users up to a 12-inch throat depth (the span between the pads), something you'd get only in a much heavier, much more expensive C-clamp.
Both of these bars are removable and reversible, so the clamp can be used for spreading, jacking, and hoisting operations up to 33 inches. The Alpha-Clamp has 4 brakes, double the number used by a other manufactures, so there's no fade in the holding power on loads up to 250+ pounds.
The lower bar is stamped with a standard ruler on one side and metric on the other, and the jaw has been fitted with a horizontal and vertical level.
The Alpha-Clamp has been described as an impressive new kind of clamp by Steve Ashley, building superintendent in Big Sky Montana.
To call it a clamp does not describe it’s full potential, “It feels more like a machine” when you hold it in your hand you know it’s a real tool made in made in America. - David Forsberg an industrial equipment manufacturer in Thief River Falls, MN.
About Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc.
Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc. is a young company; their management team has taken the Alpha-Clamp from proto type concept design, including patenting, research & development, engineering, manufacturing and sales. Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc attended the 2008 National Hardware Las Vegas, NV with the Alpha-Clamp and it was received very will by all, the tool was also displayed in the Popular Mechanics New Products Area. Comments from the Popular Mechanics judges when they saw it were that it is outstanding.
The Alpha-Clamp can be purchased online at www.AlphaClamps.comemail contact is firstname.lastname@example.org customer service phone 406-595-3416.
Contact: Tom Buckmaster
Lowell Thomas Tool, Inc. Bozeman, MT 59718, Phone: 406-595-3416.