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Honda Self-Driving Four-Wheeler Unveiled at Word of Concrete


…plans to showcase its new prototype off-road vehicle at the upcoming World of Concrete Event in Las Vegas. In a stroke of creative inspiration, Honda has dubbed this concept the Autonomous Work Vehicle. It combines advanced autonomous technology with the company’s all-terrain vehicle. Honda has designed the AWV to enhance the efficiency and safety of commercial and consumer enterprises, such as construction, search and rescue operations, firefight…


Keen Utility Dover 6-Inch Waterproof Work Boot Review


…ouble is on hard surfaces like asphalt and concrete. 10-hour days at World of Concrete? Kill me now! Keen Utility Dover work boots go with Luftcell polyurethane midsoles that are air-infused. Pressing in on the midsole from the side, you can feel how much more cushion it gives you. That translates to a more comfortable feel and less fatigue on long days. Halfway through a day of standing and walking on concrete, I realized my feet weren’t already…


iQ Power Tools Dry-Cut Power Cutter With Quick Change Options


…e cuts in all sorts of masonry but it does the job without creating a mess of concrete slurry. At this year’s World of Concrete event, iQ Tools announced some new quick-change options that open this gas power cutter up to even more efficiency. 10-Second Summary Model Number: iQ Power Tools iQPC912VSK 93cc, 6Hp, 2-stroke engine (EPA 3 Certified) 12-inch blade diameter 34 pounds Eliminates the mess of wet cutting and the additional equipment require…


Honda GX V-Twin Engine Lineup Expands


At the World of Concrete event in Las Vegas, Honda announced the expansion of their GX V-Twin engines. These new engines will officially launch later on in 2019 to OEM power equipment manufacturers and have several noteworthy upgrades. 10 Second Summary 42 and 48 cubic inch displacements Horizontal and vertical shaft configurations LED diagnostics screen Computer controlled communication and performance management Most powerful fuel-injected engi…


The New Kubota KX033-4 Has An Optional Extendable Arm


Kubota was at the recent 2018 World of Concrete Event in Las Vegas, and one of the new editions they showed off was the Kubota KX033-4. A mainstay in the Kubota line up, the new-and-improved-for-2018 model has some of the same features that have made Kubota a household name in the excavation world. But, this edition also features some handy options that ought to help do more work faster. One of the features Kubota decided to show of this year cam…


Vanguard Engines – Hitting Honda Head-on


…h the market research a driving factor, proven engineering at work, and proof-of-concepts complete, the new Vanguard Engines single cylinder now lives. First to hit the market in 2018 is the Vanguard 200 (6.5hp), but more are scheduled to follow. While the 6.5hp will ship this year, the additional powerplant models will roll out over the next two years. By going at this with a clean slate, Vanguard was able to design all-new carburetion, ignition,…


New Honda EU2200i Generator First Look – Super Quiet Series


…ey aren’t so small anymore, as we spotted the EU3000i running at the World of Concrete 2018 event. Not only does Honda’s inverter technology help to make things smaller and quieter, it also means stable and clean power. Electronics and computers have very sensitive circuitry that requires “clean power”, or current that doesn’t have spikes and valleys. Included in the Honda EU2200i generator is the Honda-designed microprocessor that conditions powe…


Keen Utility Baltimore Work Boot Review


…imore work boot are what originally caught my attention while at the World of Concrete Show in January 2018. Available in a soft toe or safety toe boot, the Baltimore offers flexibility, regardless of the environment. The question remained, would it deliver the classic un-comfort of a work boot or be the “best-in-class comfort” they claim to be. Fitment When it comes to boot size, I’m a pretty standard men’s 11-1/2, but my feet tend to like arch s…