Our tools work in all modern drills that use SDS+ drill bits.
No, we only make SDS+ tools.
Our tools work with most of the major anchor suppliers anchors. Consult with your anchor supplier to see if our tools are compatible.
No, anchors actually set better in the rotary hammer function.
Yes, all procedures of cleaning or blowing out the anchor hole before anchor installation must be adhered to prior to installing and setting the anchor.
Tool life is a function of use and abuse. It is generally believed that a tool will have an effective life of between 250 -500 anchor installations, depending if the installer stops hammering when the anchor has been effectively set. The setting tip will eventually break from crystallization due metal fatigue from the hammering of the tool.
Blow out the tool with compressed air and apply a silicone based lubricant.
Return it for examination and replacement. Call us at 775-830-7114 or complete our online form to get the processes started.