Vinyl

No. 001

No. 001 Model “A” Tile Cutter

This cutter cuts 12" tiles straight. It provides the accuracy demanded by professionals. The straightness of cut is factory-calibrated to +/-.005" prior to shipment, which is essential for precisely matching edges in pattern work. The cutter also has a self-measuring floor guide for repeat cuts at the wall. Position the floor guide against the edge of the last field tile, then slide the tile to be cut underneath the blade and all the way against the wall. When the tile is cut, the width cut off is automatically the amount needed to cover the remaining subfloor. This cutter also has built-in low-profile blade height adjustment knobs that provide fast and easy adjustment. Comes with compact carrying case, and instructions. Net weight: 23 lbs.

No. 008

No. 008 18" Vinyl Special Tile Cutter

This heavy-duty machine cuts up to 18 inch vinyl tiles straight, or 12 inch tiles diagonally. It has a steel reinforced blade carrier and large, rigid base to ensure straight, accurate cutting. It comes with a straight cutting guide, diagonal cutting guide, and a self-measuring floor guide for repeat cuts at the wall. Position the floor guide against the edge of the last field tile, then slide the tile to be cut underneath the blade and all the way against the wall. When the tile is cut, the width that is cut off automatically equals the amount needed to cover the remaining subfloor. This cutter also has built-in low-profile blade height adjustment knobs that provide fast and easy adjustment. Net weight: 31 lbs.

No. 002

No. 002 Tile Cutter Carrying Case

This carrying case for the Crain No. 001 Model "A" Tile Cutter features an easy-to-carry, streamlined design that also saves space. The interior is custom-formed to the shape of the cutter to support and protect the tool in transit. The two durable metal latches close the case tightly. Also includes large carrying handle that is recessed to prevent breakage, and two durable piano-type hinges that are connected by steel pins. Includes case only. Net weight: 13 1/2 lbs.

No. 075

No. 075 75 lb. Vinyl Roller

This 75 lb. roller has an all-steel frame and zinc-plated roller sections for long term performance. The roller sections have smooth surfaces and rounded corners to reduce scratching and indentation of the vinyl. The outer sections are counterbored to provide recesses for the axle fasteners and prevent damage to walls. The three sections float independently on the axle to compensate for subfloor irregularities. Also comes with a protective case with wheels for transporting the roller that eliminates hand-carrying and picking up debris on the sections. Sections diameter: 4 1/2". Width: 16". Height: 38". Net weight: 75 lbs.

No. 076

No. 076 100 lb. Vinyl Roller

This 100 lb. roller has an all-steel frame and zinc-plated roller sections for long term performance. The roller sections have smooth surfaces and rounded corners to reduce scratching and indentation of the vinyl. The outer sections are counterbored to provide recesses for the axle fasteners and prevent damage to walls. The three sections float independently on the axle to compensate for subfloor irregularities. Also comes with a protective case with wheels for transporting the roller that eliminates hand-carrying and picking up debris on the sections. Sections diameter: 5 1/2". Width: 16". Height: 38". Net weight: 100 lbs.

No. 074

No. 074 Vinyl Roller Carrying Case

This protective case holds 75 or 100 lb. vinyl rollers and includes wheels to transport the roller from the van onto the jobsite. It eliminates hand-carrying of the roller and picking up debris on the sections that occurs if the roller sections contact the ground. The case stands on its own, and has two large handles on top for lifting when necessary. Two durable metal latches securely hold the case closed. Also holds Roberts and Gundlach rollers. U.S. Patents #7,188,724 B1 and #7,571,806. Net weight: 8 lbs.

No. 333

No. 333 Extension Wall Roller

This hand roller for vinyl includes three rubber rollers with just the right hardness to produce pressure on the vinyl without scratching and scuffing. The three rollers roll a 7 ½" wide section of vinyl on each pass. The axle and fasteners are recessed within the outer sections to allow the tool to work close to the wall. The raised aluminum handle has a large flat section for applying palm pressure. The twist-lock tube assembly adjusts handle length from 17" minimum to 27" maximum. Net weight: 3 lbs.

No. 348

No. 348 Square Edge Roller, Long

This hand roller for rolling vinyl at seams and other areas has a square edge solid steel roller and a longer nine inch varnished wood handle. The square edge on this roller and the offset, single arm bracket allow it to work up close to walls. The roller face has an ultra-smooth, zinc-plated surface finish to minimize scratching and indentations. Ball bearing construction produces a smooth rolling action that is designed to last. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 348S

No. 348S Square Edge Roller, Short

This hand roller for rolling vinyl at seams and other areas has a square edge solid steel roller and shorter six inch varnished wooden handle. The square edge on this roller and the offset, single arm bracket allow it to work up close to walls. The roller face has an ultra-smooth, zinc-plated surface finish to minimize scratching and indentations. Ball bearing construction produces a smooth rolling action that is designed to last. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 349S

No. 349 Round Edge Roller, Long

This hand roller for rolling vinyl at seams and other areas has a round edge solid steel roller and longer nine inch varnished wooden handle. The round edge on this roller allows it to work up close to vinyl flash coving, where a square edge roller can't go. The roller face has an ultra-smooth, zinc-plated surface finish to minimize scratching and indentations. Ball bearing construction produces a smooth rolling action that is designed to last. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 349S

No. 349S Round Edge Roller, Short

This hand roller for rolling vinyl at seams and other areas has a round edge solid steel roller and shorter six inch varnished wooden handle. The round edge on this roller allows it to work up close to vinyl flash coving, where a square edge roller can't go. The roller face has an ultra-smooth, zinc-plated surface finish to minimize scratching and indentations. Ball bearing construction produces a smooth rolling action that is designed to last. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 143

No. 143 Disposable Adhesive Syringe

This large capacity 2 oz. syringe with 2 inch long 13 gauge needle is used for repairing bubbles in glued-down flooring materials like carpet and vinyl. It delivers adhesive to the problem spot leaving a minimal puncture. Use with liquid adhesive such as latex. Not for use on hardwood repairs with thick adhesives such as hardwood adhesive. State law prohibits sale in these states: Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Massachusetts, New York, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island.

No. 346

No. 346 "J" Roller

This hand roller is designed for plastic laminate installation. The 3" wide solid rubber roller produces about 30 - 45 PSI for positive bonding of the laminate onto the substrate. The rubber roller material is non-marking. The offset handle and recessed axle and fasteners allow the roller to work closely to the wall without scratching. Net weight: 8 oz.

No. 380

No. 380 Deluxe Dividers

These dividers have a forged steel bent leg with sharpened point and an adaptable straight leg for marking with either a scriber needle or with ink. They have up to a 14" span. The bent leg allows easier scribing along walls. The adaptable straight leg holds either a scriber leg with replaceable needle (No. 129) or a replaceable inking leg (No. 1380-P). The two large steel thumb knobs are knurled for easy tightening. The needle is held on the scriber leg with a knurled steel tightening cap. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 382

No. 382 Double-Needle Dividers

These dividers are designed for the scribing needs of sheet vinyl installers. The rounded body fits comfortably in the user's hand. Includes a bent leg and a removable straight leg that can span up to six inches. Legs are adjusted using the folding thumbscrew. The bent leg offsets the tool from the wall for easier wall scribing. The straight leg can be removed and used for pencil scribing using the knurled steel thumb nut. Both legs have knurled steel caps to hold replacement needles (No. 129). Net weight: 2 oz.

No. 310

No. 310 Dividers

These double-needle dividers have a rounded radius arm for adjusting the distance between the legs, and a large wing nut for holding the legs in position. The legs span from ½" to 6" apart. The rounded arm provides smooth adjustment and solid hold. The needles on both legs are replaceable (No. 311). Comes with two needles in the tool, and two separate replacement needles. Replacement needles are held in the legs by a precision press fit. Net weight: 6 ½ oz.

No. 311

No. 311 Divider Replacement Pins (2)

This is a pack of two replacement needles for the No. 310 Dividers. These needles are approximately 7/8" long, 0.060" in diameter, and have a sharp point for scribing. These needles press fit into precisely formed holes in either leg of the No. 310 Dividers. Net weight: .01 lb.

No. 129

No. 129 Scriber Needles

The No. 129 needles are a pack of 50 replacement needles which can be used on most all Crain dividers and scribers except the No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber. They are .063" in diameter, 7/8" In length, and have a sharp point. These needles can be used on the following Crain dividers and scribers: No. 109 Pin Vise, No. 110 Inside Cove Corner Kit, No. 111 6" Scriber, No. 112 8" Scriber, No. 188 Hinge Scriber, No. 240 Bar Scriber, No. 355 Bent-Leg Lino Divider, No. 380 Deluxe Dividers, No. 382 Double Needle Dividers. Net weight: 1 oz. per pack.

No. 370

No. 370 Recess Scriber

This scriber has a knurled two part brass thumb knob for all necessary adjustments, with no screwdriver required. The top portion adjusts the pin height based on the material thickness, and the bottom portion sets the offset distance between the needle and the guide that is being used. Includes a rounded end guide for wall scribing and a bottom guide for seam scribing that runs along the edge of the bottom piece of material as the top piece is being scribed. The steel tool body provides approximately a two inch range of offset adjustment. Needles are replaceable (No. 371). Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 372

No. 372 18" Scribing Tool

This tool accurately scribes longer widths from 2" to 16". It has a knurled two part brass thumb knob for all necessary adjustments, with no screwdriver required. The top portion adjusts the pin height based on the material thickness, and the bottom portion sets the offset distance between the needle and the guide that is being used. Includes a rounded end guide for walls and a bottom guide for seam scribing that runs along the edge of the bottom piece of material as the top piece is being scribed. Needles are replaceable (No. 371). Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 371

No. 371 Recess Scriber Repl. Pin

Includes one each replacement needle for use in either the No. 370 Recess Scriber or the No. 372 18" Scribing Tool. The needle diameter is approximately 0.060". The needle length is 1 1/2 inches. The needle is sharp on one end for scribing. Net weight: .01 lb.

No. 188

No. 188 Crain Hinge Scriber

The hinge scriber is a sheet vinyl seam scriber designed for accuracy, ease of adjustment, and for good grip and control. The offset distance between the bottom guide and the needle is adjusted using a precision thumbwheel. Once adjusted, the three arm knob locks the needle in position. The hinged base allows the tool to be more easily inserted at the seam, particularly on thick material. With the hinge folded open, insert the base under the material on top and hook the guide on the edge of the material underneath. Fold the hinge back and the needle is positioned on the top piece of material and ready to scribe. Needle height is adjustable for different thicknesses of vinyl. Range of offset adjustment: 11/32". Replacement needles: No. 129. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 111

No. 111 6" Scriber

This versatile 6" bar scriber works both as a wall scriber and a seam scriber. The tool has a rounded end guide for wall scribing, and a bottom guide for seam scribing that runs along the edge of the bottom piece of material as the top piece is being scribed. The 6" bar allows approximately 5" of length adjustment using the large steel thumbscrew. Needle height is adjustable for various material thicknesses using a screw on the front of the bar. Needles are replaceable (No. 129). Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 112

No. 112 8" Scriber

This versatile 8" bar scriber works both as a wall scriber and a seam scriber. The tool has a rounded end guide for wall scribing, and a bottom guide for seam scribing that runs along the edge of the bottom piece of material as the top piece is being scribed. In addition, the red housing has a hole in its bottom for a second needle which allows the tool to scribe circles or feature strips. The 8" bar allows approximately 6" of length adjustment using the large steel thumbscrew. Needle height is adjustable for various material thicknesses using a screw in the front of the bar. Needles are replaceable (No. 129). Net weight: 8 oz.

No. 110

No. 110 Inside Cove Corner Kit

This kit for scribing inside corner patterns comes with a specialized cove scriber, a cove template, a pin vise, and detailed instructions. The cove scriber is used to scribe lines on the felt for positioning the cove template. The cove template is used for scribing the inside cove pattern onto the vinyl. Afterwards, the cove scriber can also be used to scribe the top edge onto the vinyl to fit the cap metal. Produces a cove to 3 3/8" standard height, but is adjustable for greater height if needed. The cove scriber and pin vise take Crain No. 129 needles. Net weight: 8 oz.

No. 109

No. 109 Pin Vise

This pin vise is used for miscellaneous pattern layout scribing for sheet vinyl installation or making score lines on vinyl tile. The 5 ¾" long handle has a precision chuck and screw-on cap on its end for holding the replaceable needles. The tool takes standard Crain No. 129 Scriber Needles. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 129

No. 129 Scriber Needles

The No. 129 needles are a pack of 50 replacement needles which can be used on most all Crain dividers and scribers except the No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber. They are .063" in diameter, 7/8" In length, and have a sharp point. These needles can be used on the following Crain dividers and scribers: No. 109 Pin Vise, No. 110 Inside Cove Corner Kit, No. 111 6" Scriber, No. 112 8" Scriber, No. 188 Hinge Scriber, No. 240 Bar Scriber, No. 355 Bent-Leg Lino Divider, No. 380 Deluxe Dividers, No. 382 Double Needle Dividers. Net weight: 1 oz. per pack.

No. 194

No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber

This precision outside corner scriber for use in forming outside corners on sheet vinyl, rubber base, and vinyl base. It scribes a line on the side of the corner that remains to be trimmed, using the opposite previously trimmed side as a guide. The guide leg has a rounded end for following the contour without scratching. The guide leg is adjustable in relation to the needle to compensate for various material thicknesses, and is held in place by a knurled steel fastener. The needle height is also adjustable for various material thicknesses. The scribing needles are replaceable (No. 128). Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 128

No. 128 Scriber Needles

These high carbon steel needles have an .058" outside diameter and 9/16" length, and include a sharp point. They are smaller needles used in the No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber ONLY as far as Crain tools are concerned. They come packaged fifty needles per container in a durable plastic container with a lid that snaps closed for storage. Net weight: 1 oz. per pack.

No. 970

No. 970 Power Groover

This groover has seam tracking wheels that follow the seamline to cut a trapezoidal groove for welding. It has a simple visual depth control knob that is labeled in increments of 1/10 of a millimeter. Chips are more effectively collected in the dust bag due to optimized direction of airflow within the housing. Comes with a 12 tooth 130 mm carbide tipped blade that is replaceable and resharpenable (No. 971), and a metal carrying case. A heavy grit diamond blade for metal-impregnated safety floor is available as an accessory (No. 972). Motor specifications: 110V AC 9A No Load RPM 12,000. Maximum cutting depth: 4mm.

No. 971

No. 971 12 Tooth Carbide Blade

This is a replacement carbide tipped blade for the Crain No. 970 Power Groover. It is a 12 tooth 130 mm diameter blade which can also be used on other groovers that take this size blade. It cuts a trapezoidal shaped groove in the material. It is not for use on metal impregnated safety floors. This blade is resharpenable. For safety floors, see the No. 972 Diamond Groover Blade. Net weight: 8 oz.

No. 972

No. 972 Diamond Groover Blade

This is a heavy grit diamond abrasive cutting blade for metal impregnated safety floors. It has continuous diamond grit brazed on its entire outside diameter. Its 130 mm diameter works on other groovers that take this size blade. It produces an approximately 3.4 mm wide groove. Diamond wear affects width and depth of cut. Net weight 1 lb. 1 oz.

No. 960

No. 960 Heat Weld Gun

This heat welding gun has electronic temperature and airflow control that is continuously adjustable using separate sliding controls. Produces hot air from 80°F to 1250°F and variable airflow up to 15.4 CFM. The gun comes with a precise fitting pencil tip nozzle, a triangular speed welding tip for triangular or "half-moon" welding rod, and a round speed welding tip for round rod. The tips have hot air outlets that are precision formed to focus heat over the seam area and minimize scorching. Comes with detailed instructions for heat welding seams. Net weight: 3 lbs.

No. 961

No. 961 Triangular Welding Tip

This triangular speed welding tip for the Crain No. 960 Heat Weld Gun is for welding seams using triangular or "half-moon" ("half-round') welding rod. The air outlet is precisely formed to focus hot air over the seam area and minimize scorching. This tip has a standard sized inlet diameter that fits the pencil tip nozzle outlet of most other popular heat weld guns. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 962

No. 962 Round Welding Tip

This round speed tip for the Crain No. 960 Heat Weld Gun is for welding seams using round 4 mm welding rod. The air outlet is precisely formed to focus hot air over the seam area and minimize scorching. This tip has a standard sized inlet diameter that fits the pencil tip nozzle outlet of most other popular heat weld guns. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 979

No. 979 Universal Welding Tip

This versatile tip works with 3 mm or 5 mm round welding rod, "half-moon" ("half-round") welding rod, or triangular welding rod. It has an adjusting screw at the rod inlet to adapt the inlet to the various rod shapes. The grooved brass pressure roller is also adaptable to the various rod shapes. The hot air inlet is sized to fit the Crain No. 960 Heat Weld Gun or previous model No. 980 Heat Weld Gun, as well as other popular models of heat weld guns. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 963

No. 963 Pencil-Tip Nozzle

The pencil tip nozzle adapts our No. 960 Heat Weld Gun to our No. 961 Triangular Welding Tip, No. 962 Round Welding Tip, No. 963 Pencil-Tip Nozzle, or No. 979 Universal Welding Tip. The angled outlet is convenient for holding the heat gun and keeping the speed tip in contact with the welding rod. This nozzle is also for welding coved areas in conjunction with a pressure roller (No. 967). This nozzle has a standard diameter inlet that fits most popular heat weld guns, and a standard diameter outlet that fits most popular speed tips. Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 955

No. 955 Pull Hand Groover

This hand groover cuts a U-shaped groove at the seam line for welding. It used for starter grooves near the wall for insertion of a power groover, for making grooves in tight areas like doorways, or wherever floors are not level. It is designed to groove by pulling on the large wooden handle. The adjustable fin guides the U-shaped blade along the seam line and controls the grooving depth. The depth control prevents gouging and rising up of the blade. The result is a uniform groove at a faster rate. Comes with 3 blades, one pre-loaded on the tool, and two stored in the handle. Net weight: 6 oz.

No. 956

No. 956 Pull Hand Groover Blades (3)

These U-shaped replacement blades for the No. 955 Pull Hand Groover come in a pack of three each. They are precision formed from high carbon steel, heat-treated, and hand sharpened. The locator hole above the screw hole keeps the blade rigidly in place on the blade holder of the Crain No. 955 Pull Hand Groover. The standard shape of this blade allows it to be used on other popular pull hand groovers as well. Net weight: 1/2 oz. / pack.

No. 985

No. 985 Quarter Moon Knife

This knife is used to trim excess welding rod from the seam area after cooling to make the seam area flush with the rest of the floor. It is used in a two-step process in conjunction with the No. 986 Trim Guide. First, insert the trim guide beneath the knife and trim off the bulk of the material on a first pass. Afterwards, remove the trim guide and make a second pass with the knife only. The fine cut of the second pass finishes flush with the surrounding floor. The knife comes with a protective pouch. Blade is resharpenable. Trim guide not included. Net weight: 2 oz.

No. 986

No. 986 Trim Guide

This steel depth control guide is used with the No. 985 Quarter Moon Knife in a two-step trimming process that removes excess welding rod from the seam area after cooling. First, insert the trim guide beneath the knife and trim off the bulk of the material on a first pass. Afterwards, the trim guide is removed and a second pass is made with the knife only. No knife is included with this guide. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 988

No. 988 Vinyl Welding Kit

This kit includes the basic tools needed for vinyl welding, all at a great price! It includes: No. 960 Head Weld Gun (including the No. 963 Pencil Tip Nozzle, No. 961 Triangular Welding Tip, and the No. 962 Round Welding Tip), No. 970 Power Groover, No. 955 Pull Hand Groover, No. 985 Quarter Moon Knife, and No. 986 Trim Guide. Comes complete with a metal carrying case that holds all the tools in the kit.

No. 965

No. 965 Skiving Knife w/Blade

This knife for trimming excess heat welding rod at the seam comes with a sharp, flexible blade that is replaceable and a built-in pivoting trim guide, all in one tool. Eliminates difficult resharpening and gouging problems with quarter moon knives. Uses a two-step process for trimming. On the first pass, trim with the guide under the blade to remove the bulk of the material, then pivot the trim guide out of the way on the second pass. The flexible blade won't gouge high spots. Net weight: 7 oz.

No. 966

No. 966 Skiving Knife Repl. Blade

Includes one each replacement blade for the No. 965 Skiving Knife used for trimming excess heat welding rod flush at the seam. This replaceable blade is flexible to eliminate gouging high spots which can occur with quarter moon knives. It also eliminates difficult resharpening of quarter moon knives. Net weight: 1/4 oz.

No. 967

No. 967 Skiving Knife Repl. Blades (5)

Includes a pack of five replacement blades for the No. 965 Skiving Knife used for trimming excess heat welding rod flush at the seam. These replaceable blades are flexible to eliminate gouging of high spots which can occur with quarter moon knives. They also eliminate difficult resharpening of quarter moon knives. Net weight: 1 1/4 oz.

No. 983

No. 983 Hand Groover

This hand groover cuts a groove along the seamline for welding. It is used to make starting grooves near the wall for a power groover, and can also be used in tight areas such as doorways where a power groover cannot operate. The tool works by pulling the blade through the material to form the groove. Blades are replaceable. Comes with a total of six replacement blades, one mounted on the blade carrier, and five additional blades stored in the hollow handle. The blades have U-shaped edges ground on two sides.

No. 984

No. 984 Hand Groover Repl. Blades (10)

This is a pack of ten replacement blades for the No. 983 Hand Groover which is used to form a U-shaped groove at the seam line for welding. The blades have U-shaped edges ground on both sides. The blades come in a plastic box with a lid that snaps shut for storage. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 987

No. 987 Pressure Roller

This tool is used to weld seams in areas where a speed tip does not work well such as at coved areas. The welding rod is threaded through the hollow handle and put under the brass pressure roller. The pressure roller has a groove for guiding and pressuring the welding rod into the cove seam area. As the roller presses and holds the rod, a heat gun with pencil-tip nozzle welds it in place. Net weight: 2 oz.

No. 976

No. 976 11/64" Replacement Bit

This carbide bit is for use on the discontinued No. 975 Power Groover. It cuts an 11/64" groove, and has a 3/16" shank diameter to fit the groover. This bit is not for use on metal-impregnated safety floors, which require a power saw and diamond blade to groove. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 102

No. 102 Combination Knife

This resharpenable combination knife includes a long hook edge on one side and a deep hook edge on the other. The long hook edge has a sharp point and works well for precision cuts, particularly in following a previously scored line. The deep hook edge works well for long rough cuts in sheetgoods. The edges are pre-sharpened to an extreme sharpness. The blade is made from a special high carbon steel that holds an edge longer and is easily resharpenable. The contoured wood handle fits well in the hand and permits a strong grip. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 732

No. 732 Extra-Grip Utility Knife

This utility blade knife has knurling up front as well as finger contours that provide better grip for precise cutting. Pivots open quickly for blade storage by loosening the folding thumb screw. Replacement blades are easily removed from the body with a teeter-totter action generated by internal ridges. Precision blade clamp holds tight and is magnetized for easier blade changes. Takes hook or utility blades. Blades: No. 295 (utility) or No. 996 (hook). No blades are included with this knife. Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 189

No. 189 Hook Handle Utility Knife

This utility blade knife has many added contours to provide improved grip and greater pulling power. Works especially well with hook blades on tough vinyl. The wide contoured midsection transitions to a narrow rear hook in proportion to the palm and fingers. The rear hook gives the little finger improved advantage for greater pulling power. The body pivots open by loosening the folding thumbscrew for fast access to replacement blades. The precision blade holder holds the blade tightly even at extended length. Blades: No. 295 (utility) or No. 996 (hook). No blades are included with this knife. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 727

No. 727 Delphin Knife

This utility or hook blade knife has a hinged body that opens rapidly using a large thumbwheel in the center of the body. The body can be opened by rolling the wheel across a surface for access to blade storage. The knife is contoured for enhanced grip, and has a precision blade holder that holds blades tight even at extended length. The knife comes with a plastic carrier that fits inside a pocket. Blades: No. 295 (utility) or No. 996 (hook). No blades are included with this knife. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 730

No. 730 Utility Knife

This classic utility or hook blade knife has a knurled body for solid grip. Designed with a compact profile and precision blade carrier for making detailed cuts in sheet vinyl materials. Pivots open quickly for blade storage using the folding thumbscrew. Takes hook or utility blades. Blades: No. 295 (utility) or No. 996 (hook). No blades are included with this knife. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 996X

No. 996X Hook Blades (15)

Includes a pack of 15 high-quality German-made hook blades. The hook shape keeps the cutting edge off the floor when cutting over concrete. They are also good for following score lines in linoleum and making long rough cuts in sheet vinyl materials. These blades come in a plastic box with a hinged lid that snaps closed for storage. They can be used in most utility knives and any of the following Crain tools: No. 189 Hook Handle Utility Knife, No. 247 Multi-Purpose Wall Trimmer, No. 265 Stand-Up Cutter, No. 727 Delphin Knife, No. 728 Folding Utility Knife, No. 730 Utility Knife, and No. 732 Extra-Grip Utility Knife. Pack weight: 2 oz.

No. 006

No. 006 Airway Knife

The Gundlach No. 6 Airway Knife holds specialized blades for vinyl installation. The Crain No. 025A Airway Straight (Gundlach No. 25-AB) and Crain No. 026A Airway Hook (Gundlach No. 26-AB) blades are used with this knife. Comes with one No. 025A straight blade. These blades have a square central cutout that fits on a square boss in the knife that eliminates blade wobble. The blade holder has a long neck and an optimal angle for making cuts in sheetgoods materials. The knife body has finger contours to enhance grip. The knife halves open for blade storage by loosening the case-hardened fastener. Net weight: 6 oz.

No. 025A

No. 025A Airway Straight Blades (12)

Includes a vial of 12 Gundlach No. 25-AB trapezoidal-shaped straight blades for the Gundlach No. 6 Airway Knife (Crain No. 006). The Airway knife and blades are specialty blades for vinyl installation. These blades have a square central cutout that fits on a square boss in the knife that eliminates blade wobble. The blades are reversible and have two cutting edges. They come in a clear plastic vial with a re-sealable plastic lid for storage. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 026A

No. 026A Airway Hook Blades (12)

Includes a vial of 12 Gundlach No. 25-AB Hook Blades for the Gundlach No. 6 Airway Knife (Crain No. 006). The Airway knife and blades are specialty blades for vinyl installation. These blades have a square central cutout that fits on a square boss in the knife that eliminates blade wobble. The blades are reversible and have two hook- shaped cutting edges. They come in a clear plastic vial with a re-sealable plastic lid for storage. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 005

No. 005 Ward Handle

The Gundlach No. 5 Ward Handle knife is a specialized sheetgoods installation knife that allows blades to be mounted at different angles depending on the material. Blades can be mounted at a steep angle for stiff commercial vinyls and thick linoleum, or at less steep angles for regular materials. Takes Crain No. 012 (Gundlach No. 12-WB) Standard Blades or No. 013 (Gundlach No. 13-WB) Heavy Blades. This knife can also take the Gundlach No. 26-AB Hook Blade with the blade screw passing through the square hole of this blade. Comes with one No. 012 Standard Blade. Net weight: 1/16 oz.

No. 012

No. 012 Ward Standard Blades (12)

Includes a pack of 12 Standard Blades (Gundlach No. 12-WB) for the No. 005 Ward Handle (Gundlach No. 5). These specialized blades for sheetgoods installation can be mounted at steep angles for stiff commercial vinyls and thick linoleum, or less steep for regular materials. These blades are regular blades in comparison to the No. 013 (Gundlach 13-WB) Heavy Blades which are larger. The blades are packaged in a plastic tube with re-sealable lid for storage. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 013

No. 013 Ward Heavy Blade

Includes a pack of 12 Heavy Blades (Gundlach No. 13-WB) for the No. 005 Ward Handle (Gundlach No. 5). These specialized blades for sheetgoods installation can be mounted at steep angles for stiff commercial vinyls and thick linoleum, or less steep for regular materials. These blades are heavy blades in comparison to the No. 012 (Gundlach 12-WB) Regular Blades which are smaller. The blades are packaged in a plastic tube with re-sealable lid for storage. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 060 Dexter Linoleum Knife

This knife has a 2 1/2" deep hook blade that is ground especially for cutting linoleum. It is a permanent riveted blade and handle combination. (See the Crain No. 066 handle and Nos. 064 and 067 blades for the Dexter interchangeable handle and blades.) The blade of the No. 060 is made from high carbon steel, and is resharpenable. The wood handle is contoured for enhanced grip and has a dark varnished finish. This is the Dexter No. X752 1/2 (EDP No. 52140) Linoleum Knife. Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 063

No. 063 Dexter Vinyl Knife

This knife has a 2 1/2" deep hook blade that is ground especially for cutting vinyl. It is a permanent riveted blade and handle combination. (See the Crain No. 066 handle and Nos. 064 and 067 blades for the Dexter interchangeable handle and blades.) The blade of the No. 063 is made from high carbon steel, and is resharpenable. The wood handle is contoured for enhanced grip and has a dark varnished finish. This is the Dexter No. VX752 1/2 (EDP No. 52160) Vinyl Knife. Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 064

No. 064 Dexter Repl. Vinyl Blade

The No. 064 includes one each of the replaceable Dexter vinyl blade for use with the Dexter 10-D Handle (Crain No. 066). This blade is ground especially for cutting vinyl. It has a threaded tang type stem which threads into the Dexter 10-D Handle. The blade is made from high carbon steel, and is resharpenable. The No. 064 is the Dexter No. VX752 1/2 D (EDP No. 52170) Replaceable Vinyl Blade. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 066

No. 066 Dexter 10-D Standard Handle

The No. 066 includes the Dexter No. 10-D handle only. It takes any of Dexter's threaded tang replacement blades including the Dexter VX752 1/2 D Replacement Vinyl Blade (Crain No. 064), Dexter X2AD Replacement Short Point Blade (Crain No. 067), or any of the others that are available. This handle has the same contour and dark varnished finish as Dexter's permanent handle and blade knives. It provides the convenience of replaceable blades with the same Dexter feel and quality. No blades are included with this handle. This is the Dexter No. 10-D (EDP No. 52010) Standard Handle. Net weight: 3 oz.

No. 067

No. 067 Dexter Repl. Short Point Blade

The No. 067 includes one each of the replaceable Dexter short point blade for use with the Dexter 10-D Handle (Crain No. 066). This short point blade is designed for cutting felt back linoleum. It has a threaded tang type stem which threads into the Dexter 10-D Handle. The blade is made from high carbon steel, and is resharpenable. The No. 064 is the Dexter No. X2AD (EDP No. 52050) Replaceable Short Point Blade. Net weight: 1 oz.

No. 070

No. 070 Dexter Custom Handle

This knife is one of the best available for vinyl installation. The angled blade holder puts the blade at an optimal angle for long cuts, and keeps the knuckles off the floor. It takes the specialty Dexter No. 072 Hook Blades that have an ultra-deep hook to cleanly cut felt back vinyl. It also takes standard utility and hook blades. The body has the classic contour of Dexter linoleum knives, and pivots open for blade storage by unscrewing the end cap. This is the Dexter No. 7 Custom Handle. Blades: No. 072 (Dexter No. 72-5 “V” Sharp Hook), No. 073 (Dexter No. 73-5 Heavy Duty Straight), No. 295 (standard utility) or No. 996 (standard hook). No blades are included with this knife. Net weight: 6 oz.

No. 072

No. 072 Dexter "V" Sharp Hook Blades

These specialty Dexter hook blades for the No. 070 Dexter Custom Handle have an ultra-deep V sharp hook to produce clean cuts in felt-back vinyl. When used in combination with the angled blade carrier of the Dexter Custom Handle, they produce smooth cuts over long stretches of material. The hook also keeps the edge off the floor when cutting over concrete. Comes in a pack of five blades. These are the Dexter No. 72-5 “V” Sharp Hook Blades. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 073

No. 073 Dexter Heavy-Duty Straight Blades (5)

These heavy-duty trapezoidal straight blades are made by Dexter. They are for use in the No. 070 Dexter Custom Handle (Dexter No. 7). They have a heavy duty 0.025" thickness. They have the standard profile of utility blades, but also have additional cutouts in the body for Allway knives that use these cutouts. Comes in a pack of five blades. These are the Dexter No. 73-5 Utility Blades. Pack weight: 1 oz.

No. 073C

No. 073C Dexter Heavy-Duty Straight Blades (100)

These heavy-duty trapezoidal straight blades are made by Dexter. They are for use in the No. 070 Dexter Custom Handle (Dexter No. 7). They have a heavy duty 0.025" thickness. They have the standard profile of utility blades, but also have additional cutouts in the body for Allway knives that used these cutouts. Comes in a bulk pack of 100 blades. These are the Dexter No. 73-C Utility Blades. Pack weight: 13 oz.

No. 280

No. 280 H.D. Air Lifter

The Air Lifter moves heavy appliances up to 800 lbs. by generating high pressure jets through its perforated rubber load plates. Slide the load plates under the load, turn on the blower, and the air plates inflate to lift the load. The air jets beneath create a cushion of air that glides the load over hard surfaces like vinyl or hardwood without scratching. Comes with a set of four smooth polypropylene pads for moving the load plates over carpet. Saves time and reduces the risk of damaging new floors as well as injuries! Includes: 2 air plates, 2 horsepower blower with shoulder strap, T-connector, 3 hoses, 4 carpet pads, and 2 carrying bags. Volts: 120VAC - Amps: 7.5. Net weight: 30 lbs.

No. 017

No. 017 Metal Skat Skates

Crain Skat Skates are a pair of heavy-duty dollies that are adjustable in length for moving a wide variety of furniture and appliances. Each dolly in the set adjusts in length from 24" to 32". Each dolly has two 8" x 10" load pads and four pivoting casters beneath each pad. The 16 total casters allow the load to be easily moved or to change direction. The steel load bearing plates and telescoping tubes are welded together for durability. The soft urethane casters won't scratch or dent most floors. The maximum load capacity for the set is 1,000 lbs. Set weight: 20 lbs.

No. 018

No. 018 Tile Dolly

This dolly is specifically designed for moving heavy boxes of VCT and other tile around the jobsite. It rolls and turns with up to five boxes of VCT on its deck or approximately 300 lbs. of material. It has five swiveling casters including one in the middle to help it turn and rotate. The casters have hardened steel brackets and soft urethane rollers that tend not to scratch most floors. The rugged 11" x 16" reinforced plastic deck includes a handle for grabbing and pulling. Maximum capacity: 300 lbs. Net weight: 3 3/4 lbs.

No. 015

No. 015 18" Vinyl Dolly

These 18" dollies are designed for moving and unrolling heavy rolls of vinyl on the jobsite up to 16" in diameter. Each of the three 18" long heavy gauge tubular steel rollers is mounted on double ball bearings to form a rolling bed for the material. Simply pull on the sheet, and the material feeds off the roll. The dolly has four non-marking rubber wheels mounted on the sturdy cast aluminum end frames which permit the dolly to be easily moved even when loaded. Net weight: 13 lbs.

No. 016

No. 016 36" Vinyl Dolly

These 36" dollies are designed for moving and unrolling heavy rolls of vinyl on the jobsite up to 16" in diameter. Each of the three 36" long heavy gauge tubular steel rollers is mounted on double ball bearings to form a rolling bed for the material. Simply pull on the sheet, and the material feeds off the roll. The dolly has four non-marking rubber wheels mounted on the sturdy cast aluminum end frames which permit the dolly to be easily moved even when loaded. Net weight: 20 lbs.

No. 143

No. 143 Disposable Adhesive Syringe

This large capacity 2 oz. syringe with 2 inch long 13 gauge needle is used for repairing bubbles in glued-down flooring materials like carpet and vinyl. It delivers adhesive to the problem spot leaving a minimal puncture. Use with liquid adhesive such as latex. Not for use on hardwood repairs with thick adhesives such as hardwood adhesive. State law prohibits sale in these states: Connecticut, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Massachusetts, New York, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island.

No. 334

No. 334 6' Professional Straight Edge

The six foot Professional Straight Edge provides the accuracy needed for making seams in sheet vinyl and like materials. It is precision ground on each of its edges for straightness with accuracy of +/-.003". It establishes straightness along a first edge of a seam so that the other edge can be underscribed using the first edge as a guide. This straight edge is also made of special spring steel that will return to its flat condition even after being bent. It has one end formed at a 45° angle for pattern work, and is painted blue to reduce rust. Dimensions: 6' x 3" x 1/8". Net weight: 6 1/2 lbs.

No. 334S

No. 334S 4' Professional Straight Edge

The four foot Professional Straight Edge provides the accuracy needed for making seams in sheet vinyl and like materials. It is precision ground on each of its edges for straightness with accuracy of +/-.003". It establishes straightness along a first edge of a seam so that the other edge can be underscribed using the first edge as a guide. This straight edge is also made of special spring steel that will return to its flat condition even after being bent. It has one end formed at a 45° angle for pattern work, and is painted blue to reduce rust. Dimensions: 4' x 3" x 1/8". Net weight: 4 lbs.

No. 116

No. 116 18" Flexible Straight Edge

This 18" long steel straight edge is made from a thin strip of flexible spring steel. It bends easily as necessary to work around obstructions, but afterwards will return to its original flat condition. It works well in tight areas like doorways, corners, and closet areas. Includes a 45° angle on one end for template work, and a hanging hole on the opposite end. Finished with bright red paint to help prevent rust. Dimensions: 18" long x 2" wide x 1/32" thick. Net weight: 4 oz.

No. 117

No. 117 32" Flexible Straight Edge

This 32" long steel straight edge is made from a thin strip of flexible spring steel. It bends easily as necessary to work around obstructions, but afterwards will return to its original flat condition. It works well in tight areas like doorways, corners, and closet areas. Includes a 45° angle on one end for template work, and a hanging hole on the opposite end. Finished with bright red paint to help prevent rust. Dimensions: 32" long x 2" wide x /32" thick. Net weight: 6 oz.

No. 118

No. 118 39" Flexible Straight Edge

This 39" long steel straight edge is made from a thin strip of flexible spring steel. It bends easily as necessary to work around obstructions, but afterwards will return to its original flat condition. It works well in tight areas like doorways, corners, and closet areas. Includes a 45° angle on one end for template work, and a hanging hole on the opposite end. Finished with bright red paint to help prevent rust. Dimensions: 39" long x 2" wide x /32" thick. Net weight: 7 oz.

No. 912

No. 912 12” x 8” Steel Square

This 12" x 8" steel square is useful for patterned vinyl flooring layout work. The legs include rulers on the front and back side marked in 1/16" graduations that are permanently impressed in the steel. Made from hardened steel and coated with a clear finish that resists rust. Dimensions - body: 12" long x 1 1/2" wide, tongue: 8" long x 1" wide. Net weight: 8 oz.

No. 915

No. 915 24” x 16” Steel Square

A 24" x 16" steel square is useful for patterned vinyl flooring layout work. The legs include rulers on the front and back side marked in 1/8" graduations that are permanently impressed in the steel. Made from hardened steel and coated with a clear finish that resists rust. Dimensions - body: 24" long x 2" wide, tongue: 16" long x 1 1/2" wide. Net weight: 1 1/2 lbs.

No. 340

No. 340 Selvage Trimmer

This tool trims off the factory selvage, so that the sheet can be accurately scribed and seamed. When the selvage edge of the material is inserted into the guidance slot, the blade is automatically positioned at the proper distance from the edge for trimming off the selvage. The replaceable U-shaped blade makes a clean, square cut that will be perpendicular with the floor. Simply pull the tool through the material and the selvage is removed. Blades: No. 341 - one each or No. 342 - three each. Net weight: 10 1/2 oz.

No. 341

No. 341 Selvage Trimmer Repl. Blade (1)

Includes one each replacement blade for the No. 340 Selvage Trimmer. Trims the factory selvage so the sheet can be accurately scribed and seamed. The U-shaped blade ensures a smooth, accurate, square-edged cut that will be perpendicular to the floor to match an adjacent edge. Includes one replacement blade only. Trimmer not included. Pack weight: 1/4 oz.

No. 342

No. 342 Selvage Trimmer Repl. Blades (3)

Includes a pack of three each replacement blades for the No. 340 Selvage Trimmer. Trims the factory selvage so the sheet can be accurately scribed and seamed. The U-shaped blade ensures a smooth, accurate, square-edged cut that will be perpendicular to the floor to match an adjacent edge. Includes three replacement blades only. Trimmer not included. Pack weight: 1/4 oz.

No. 247

No. 247 Multi-Purpose Wall Trimmer

This trimmer has a rounded wall runner which allows it to trim vinyl sheetgoods net to the wall. The tool can also trim cut pile carpets. When trimming vinyl, the tool comes with an anti-friction boot to prevent it from scratching. The spring-loaded center knob for height adjustment is easy to use. Takes either slotted razor blades or hook blades. Slotted razor blades work well on vinyl, while hook blades work well on cut pile carpet. Blades: No. 308 Slotted Razor Blades or No. 996X Hook Blades. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 270

No. 270 Outside Silver Corner

These silver metal corners cover a sheet vinyl outside corner. They cover up problems at the corner, and are an excellent solution for repairs. They are made approximately 6 inches long to cover the corner from floor height up to 6 inches if necessary. The bottom portion is contoured to the shape of a standard cove. They are easily trimmed to a shorter height using a pair of snips. They can be adhered to vinyl, linoleum, or like sheetgoods using a hot glue gun. Net weight: 1/4 oz. per corner.

No. 271

No. 271 Inside Silver Corner

These silver metal corners cover a sheet vinyl inside corner. They cover up problems at the corner, and are an excellent solution for repairs. They are made approximately 6 inches long to cover the corner from floor height up to 6 inches if necessary. The bottom portion is contoured to the shape of a standard cove. They are easily trimmed to a shorter height using a pair of snips. They can be adhered to vinyl, linoleum, or like sheetgoods using a hot glue gun. Net weight: 1/4 oz. per corner.

No. 272

No. 272 Outside Gold Corner

These gold metal corners cover a sheet vinyl outside corner. They cover up problems at the corner, and are an excellent solution for repairs. They are made approximately 6 inches long to cover the corner from floor height up to 6 inches if necessary. The bottom portion is contoured to the shape of a standard cove. They are easily trimmed to a shorter height using a pair of snips. They can be adhered to vinyl, linoleum, or like sheetgoods using a hot glue gun. Net weight: 1/4 oz. per corner.

No. 273

No. 273 Inside Gold Corner

These gold metal corners cover a sheet vinyl inside corner. They cover up problems at the corner, and are an excellent solution for repairs. They are made approximately 6 inches long to cover the corner from floor height up to 6 inches if necessary. The bottom portion is contoured to the shape of a standard cove. They are easily trimmed to a shorter height using a pair of snips. They can be adhered to vinyl, linoleum, or like sheetgoods using a hot glue gun. Net weight: 1/4 oz. per corner.

No. 745

No. 745 Deluxe 750° Heat Gun

This flameless electric heat gun can deliver hot air up to 750°F for softening, forming, and more easily cutting sheet vinyl, VCT tile, and like materials. The adjustable intake cover controls output temperature between approximately 500°F - 750°F. The high speed fan puts out 27 cubic feet per minute of hot air. The three way switch switches the gun between off, cold, or hot, with cold being used for properly cooling the element to extend its useful life. The replaceable mica element and brushes of this heat gun are some of the longest lasting available. Elements are easily replaceable without tools (replacement element: Part No. 1745-030). Comes with adjustable stand and protective carrying case. Operates on 120 Volts, 1440 Watts, 12 Amps. Net weight 7 3/4 lbs.

No. 745K

No. 745K Deluxe Gun Universal Case

This carrying case holds Crain Nos. 745 and No. 995 Deluxe Heat Guns. Also holds all previous Crain Nos. 740 and No. 990 Deluxe Heat Guns. This rugged blow-molded plastic carrying case has a custom formed interior to support and protect the heat gun during transportation and storage. Made with dual latches, piano-style hinges, and recessed handle for durability. Heat gun not included. Net weight: 4 lbs.

No. 995

No. 995 Deluxe 1000° Heat Gun

This flameless electric heat gun can deliver hot air up to 1000°F for softening, forming, and more easily cutting sheet vinyl, VCT tile, and like materials. The adjustable intake cover controls output temperature between approximately 750°F - 1000°F. The high speed fan puts out 27 cubic feet per minute of hot air. The three way switch switches the gun between off, cold, or hot, with cold being used for properly cooling the element to extend its useful life. The replaceable mica element and brushes of this heat gun are some of the longest lasting available. Elements are easily replaceable without tools (replacement element: Part No. 1995-450). Comes with adjustable stand and protective carrying case. Operates on 120 Volts, 1800 Watts, 15 Amps. Net weight 7 3/4 lbs.

No. 751

No. 751 Thriftline Heat Blo Gun

This inexpensive 1200 watt heat gun produces adjustable hot air from 250° - 1000°F. Temperature is adjustable by turning a large knob at the back of the gun. A three- position switch controls the power and amount of air output at high, low or power off. The pistol-grip handle is designed to stand the gun upright to prevent damaging the floor. Net weight: 2 lbs.

No. 460

No. 460 Vinyl Sealer Bottle

This sealer bottle has a precision-formed stainless steel tip that delivers the right amount of sealer without marking the edges of the vinyl seam. The shape of the tip forms a fin that rides on the seamline to ensure that the sealer is delivered directly over the seam. Directions for usage are printed on each bottle. The bottle holds up to 6 oz. of the manufacturer's sealer. No sealer is included with this bottle. Net weight: 2 oz.

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