PRODUCT PICKS: January 2016

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Each month, hundreds of products hit the market. Here’s our pick of the ones to watch.

DEWALT® 40V MAX Brushless Chainsaw

dewalt-40v-max-brushless-chainsawExpanding its lineup of alternatives to gas-powered outdoor power equipment, DEWALT’s 40V MAX Brushless Chainsaw is equipped with a powerful motor said to achieve up to 100 cuts per charge using a DCB406 40V MAX 6.0 Ah lithium ion battery and up to 70 cuts using a DCB404 40V MAX 4.0 Ah lithium ion battery, both on 6×6″ pressure-treated pine wood. The unit features a low kickback 16″ Oregon bar and chain with LubriLink and LubriWell auto-oiling for continuous lubrication and a tool-free tensioning system for quick bar and chain adjustments. Engineered to deliver smooth cuts, long chain life, and no engine maintenance like gas-powered chainsaws, this chainsaw is ideal for use in landscape and construction applications, even in closed spaces.

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Aspect™ Vinyl Windows from ProVia
aspect-vinyl-windowDescribed as a “simplified choice for energy efficiency,” the Aspect vinyl window series from ProVia offers innovative performance features—including the same extrusions and many of the same components as the company’s top-of-the-line Endure™ windows. Featuring a multi-chambered frame and sash system for durability, the windows are ENERGY STAR Certified, offering energy efficiency up to R-9, and come standard with ProVia’s ComforTech Warm Edge Glazing System, a high-tech glass package designed to measurably improve thermal performance, while reducing heat loss and interior condensation. Aspect windows carry a limited lifetime warranty on materials, workmanship, glass breakage and seal failure.

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