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DEWALT expands trade solutions with new tools and accessories for plumbers, pipefitters and HVACR technicians

DEWALT expands trade solutions with new tools and accessories for plumbers, pipefitters and HVACR technicians

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO – March 19, 2024 – DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, has unveiled its latest products for plumbers, pipefitters and HVACR technicians. New tools added to DEWALT’s system of trade solutions include a 20V MAX* XR® 1-1/2 IN. PEX Expander (DCE410), 20V MAX* Copper Swage Tool (DCE450), Compact IPS Press Jaws kit (DCE212K) and IMPACT CONNECT™ Inside Pipe Cutter (DWAIPCIR).

“At DEWALT, we are committed to providing the best end-to-end total workflow solutions for the heating, cooling and plumbing trades,” said Justin Burke, Product Manager, Stanley Black & Decker. “Our latest product innovations are reliable, efficient, and easy-to-use tools that empower tradespeople to do their best work no matter the job.”

20V MAX* XR® 1-1/2 IN. PEX EXPANDER

The 20V MAX* XR® 1-1/2 IN. PEX Expander (DCE410) is the industry’s lightest cordless pro-grade solution for expanding 1-1/4 IN. and 1-1/2 IN. PEX pipe** and provides up to 20% faster speed of expansion than the Milwaukee® 2632 M18 PEX Expander1. The tool is capable of expanding 3/8 IN. – 1-1/2 IN. expansion-type PEX, including Uponor® ProPEX® tubing.

Other tool features include an auto-rotating head mechanism for even expansion surfaces, a long trigger design, an LED light, a side-mounted hang hook, as well as CHIP-READY™ pocket to pair with a TOOL CONNECT™ Chip for seamless inventory management (Tool Connect™ Chip DCE042 sold separately).

The DCE410P1 kit includes 1 IN., 1-1/4 IN. and 1-1/2 IN. expansion heads and is compatible with existing DEWALT 3/8 IN. – 1 IN. expansion heads (sold separately).

20V MAX* COPPER SWAGE TOOL

The 20V MAX* Copper Swage Tool (DCE450) is a soft copper expansion tool for HVACR professionals, efficiently producing even expansions in seconds. Designed to swage 1/4 IN. to 1-5/8 IN. soft and annealed copper, the swage tool is designed to increase efficiency of HVACR installations by reducing the number of copper fittings and brazed joints needed to finish the job. The tool features auto rotating expansion heads that produce swages suitable for brazing as well as a steel body and nickel-plated steel jaws for durability.

The DCE450D1 kit comes with six expansions heads organized in a durable blow molded kitbox.

1/2 IN. – 1 IN. COMPACT IPS PRESS JAWS KIT

Designed for use with the DEWALT® 20V MAX* Compact Press Tool (DCE210—sold separately) the 1/2 IN. to 1 IN. DEWALT Compact IPS (iron pipe size) Press Jaws kit (DCE212K) is ideal for connecting carbon steel fitting systems to black iron pipe. Engineered to achieve optimal distribution of force while maintaining a high level of durability throughout the life of the product, the compact series jaws feature a galvanized coating to help defend against corrosion. DEWALT® IPS press jaws are compatible with most professional-grade carbon steel press fitting systems including Viega Megapress®, Apollo Powerpress® and Mueller® Streamline® carbon steel.

The DCE212K kit includes 1/ IN., 3/4 IN. and 1 IN. IPS jaw sizes.

IMPACT CONNECT™ INSIDE PIPE CUTTER

The IMPACT CONNECT™ Inside PVC Pipe Cutter (DWAIPCIR) is the latest addition to the DEWALT IMPACT CONNECT™ line, a specialized line of attachments that quickly convert select impact drivers2 into fast and powerful cutting tools. Designed with a durable diamond grit3 cutting edge that delivers 10X longer life4, this versatile accessory leverages the power of an existing impact driver to cut 2X faster4 on tough plumbing jobs. The attachment features a mechanically fixed blade for blade retention, a corrosion resistant barrel, a laser-etched depth gauge and a 1/4 IN. hex shank.

*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.

** Bare tool vs. Milwaukee® 2632 M18 Expansion Tool and 2932 M18 2″ Expander Kit.

Milwaukee® is a registered trademark of Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp., which has not endorsed or approved this comparison.

Using DCB205 5Ah Battery on 1.5″ PEX-A Pipe vs. Milwaukee® 2632 M18 PEX Expander with 48-11-1850 XC5.0 Battery. Milwaukee® is a registered trademark of Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp., which has not endorsed or approved this comparison.

  1. Uponor and ProPEX are registered trademarks of Uponor Oyj Joint-stock Company, which has not endorsed or approved this statement of compatibility.
  2. Optimized for the following impact drivers (sold separately): DEWALT® – DCF787, DCF809, DCF840, DCF850, DCF885, DCF887, DCF888
  3. The abrasive cutting edge is manufactured with lab-made diamond particles engineered for cutting.
  4. vs. legacy IRWIN IRA81643 PVC pipe cutter when cutting 2 in. schedule 40 PVC pipe embedded in 6800PSI concrete using DCF887 impact driver, DCBP034 battery, and DW0521 impact chuck (sold separately).

Viega® and Megapress® are registered trademarks of Viega Holding GMBH & Co., which has not endorsed or approved this statement of compatibility.

Apollo Powerpress® is a registered trademark of Aalberts Integrated Piping Systems Americas, Inc., which has not endorsed or approved this statement of compatibility.

Mueller® and Streamline are trademarks of Mueller International, LLC., which has not endorsed or approved this statement of compatibility.

PressACR® is a registered trademark of Nibco Inc.

To learn more visit dewalt.ca



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