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SlimLine Vs. Standard Insulation – Which is Better for You?

Can’t decide between a standard insulation tool or something from the SlimLine family? All of these tools bear the trusted Wiha brand name and are individually tested at 10,000 V AC to ensure they’re VDE certified. However, it’s all about how the insulated tool performs in the palm of your hand. So which one should […]

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The Complete Guide to Insulated Electrical Tool Sets

Are you stuck trying to figure out what the best electrician’s tools are for you?  Wiha Tools USA prides itself on having an extensive selection of insulated VDE, 1000 volt rated tools and providing nothing but high quality and professional-grade electrician’s tools. So no matter where you are in your career or what your specialty is, we have an insulated electrical tool […]

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Wiha – The Authority on VDE Certified Hand Tools

Are you new to the world of VDE Certified insulated hand tools?  There are many different brands to choose from. Some contain certifications from the American Society for Testing and Materials or the International Electrotechnical Commission. However, the three letters you really want to see on the insulated tools you purchase are VDE.  Verband der Elektrotechnik is a globally recognized institute that’s responsible for […]

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Everything You Need to Know About VDE Certified Tools

Have you ever wondered what the letters VDE stand for on your insulated tools?  If you didn’t know, VDE is an acronym for Verband der Elektrotechnik. It’s the organization that’s responsible for testing and certifying tools and appliances. The VDE Testing and Certification Institute is renowned around the world for its assessment of electrical engineering devices, components, and systems.  But what testing does the VDE […]

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2021 Wiha Tools: Start off with a BIG DEAL

The first BIG DEAL of 2021 is filled with Insulated SlimLine Blade Sets. All 4 sets offer you VDE Certified Insulated that meets EN/IEC 60900, ASTM F-1505, VDE 0682/part 201, DIN 7437, NFPA70E and, CSA specifications. The Wiha SlimLine Blade handles and blades are all interchangeable and compatible with each other. Wiha SlimLine Blade insulation […]

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NEC 110.14 (D) – Torquing Your Way To Compliance

The 2017 changes to the NEC 110.14 (D) states: NEC 110.14 (D) Installation. Where a tightening torque is indicated as a numeric value on equipment or in installation instructions provided by the manufacturer, a calibrated torque tool shall be used to achieve the indicated torque value, unless the equipment manufacturer has provided installation instructions for […]

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iTorque: The Digital & Adjustable Torque Limiting Handle By Wiha

What is 1.4 Newton Metres to inch pounds? Or I need to set this 20 inch pounds? How many torque cycles have I used with this handle?   If you have to precisely fasten every screw for mission critical jobs or if you want to ensure that you are not over-tightening screws the Wiha iTorque Adjustable Torque […]

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The speedE® We’ve All Been Waiting For

The long anticipated wait for the speedE is finally over! Wiha’s first electric driver comes in a 13 piece set including the speedE,  2 rechargeable Li-ion batteries, charger,  L-Box Mini, and 8 SlimLine Blades. The stack-able box is compatible with other L-Box system storage solutions. A ring switch engages the drive by turning either clockwise or […]

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Wiha Torque Control Tools: Find what’s right for you

We’re breaking down our Complete Torque Control Tools offering. It all starts with 2 main types of torque; fixed torque and variable torque tools. Our fixed torque tools are set at a specific level of torque and are unable to be changed, whereas variable torque are able to be adjusted within the range that the […]