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  • NEW Tweezers - Tronex has a variety of new tweezer models available including: Replaceable tips tweezers Ceramic tips tweezers High performance Swiss SA tweezers Cutting tweezers Titanium tweezers Contact your local Tronex distributor to learn more about the many varieties of tweezers offered by Tronex.
  • Cutting Tweezers - Tronex now offers cutting tweezers! These special tweezers are perfect for cutting copper wire or plastic in hard to reach areas. Typically used in electronics, these special tools are versatile, light weight and can be resharpened! View our different styles here: http://www.tronextools.com/product-category/cutting-tweezers/ We have Economy and Precision options to meet … Continue reading
  • Del Mar Electonics DMEDS & Design Show - Come visit Tronex in Del Mar on May 4 and May 5, 2016 at the Del Mar Electronics DMEDS & Design Show! We will be exhibiting with our Southern California Rep team: The Stratesys Group: http://www.stratesysgroup.com/ Statesys group represents a variety of consumable electronics lines including Tronex, Hakko and Techspray. … Continue reading
  • Apex 2016 - Tronex exhibited at Apex 2016 held in Las Vegas this year.  This incredible show features Electronics manufacturers ranging from Capitol Equipment to Consumables like hand tools. Tronex Technology had a busy 3 days  - meeting customers old and new, touching base with Distributors, Reps and friends and simply enjoying the … Continue reading
  • Productronica 2015 – Munich - 2015 was a Productronica year! This incredible show happens every two years and is hosting in Munich in November. 3 members of the Tronex team packed their bags with tools and flew to Munch to enjoy 4 VERY busy show days! Despite Lufthansa strikes - the show did go on … Continue reading
  • Introducing: Tronex Tweezers - Introducing: Tronex Tweezers   Tronex Economy and Precision Tweezers are now available for sale! Tronex Economy Tweezers: Made from carbon steel and stainless steel in most popular styles. Tronex Precision Tweezers:  Tronex offers both popular styles and specialty designs. Materials include: 1.   High alloy "SA" stainless steel in polished finish … Continue reading
  • Decoding Tronex Model Numbers - Tronex Model Numbers YES there are a LOT of them. Over 130! But how to make sense of it all? We're here to help. Below is a guide to decoding Tronex model numbers for both cutters and pliers. This should help you quickly reference and compare models. For Cutter Models: … Continue reading
  • Tronex Jewelry Ambassadors - Did you know that Tronex now has Jewelry Ambassadors? Read all about it here: http://www.tronextools.com/ambassadors/ Tronex is proud to announce our new Jewelry Ambassador Program. What is this program all about? Tronex has hand selected experts in the jewelry field - ranging from shop owners to jewelry instructors to jewelry … Continue reading
  • Download our NEW Jewelry Product Catalog Here! - http://www.tronextools.com/tronex-jewelry-catalog.pdf   Tronex is launching our brand new jewelry tool catalog featuring all of the our most popular tools for jewelry making! In our new catalog, Tronex features details about what each tool is typically used for in jewelry making as well as guidelines for how to best use and … Continue reading
  • The Long and Short of It – Handle Lengths - The Long and Short of it.... We're talking HANDLES here! Long handles, short handles, how do you decide? Our customers are split on their preferences. Tronex customers are split 50/50 about which style they prefer: longer handles or shorter, standard handles. Often, if your hands are larger, you will prefer … Continue reading
  • Tronex at APEX 2015 -   Tronex had a great time at APEX 2015 in San Diego, CA held February 24-26 2015. This important Electronics show brings together all of the heavy hitters in the industry!! The show was 3 days long held at the San Diego Convention Center. Arne Salvesen and Nina Blaicher were … Continue reading
  • Tronex at the Tucson Gem Show - Visiting with our customer - Stuller, Inc! This year, Nina Blaicher from Marketing at Tronex Technology went to Tucson to meet with some Tronex resellers. Tronex tools were represented at various shows including the Tucson Gem Show, the To Bead True Blue Show and the Tucson Bead Show. Each show … Continue reading
  • Fine Tip Tools for Ultra Precise Applications - Introducing Tronex Fine Tip Tools for Ultra Precise Applications Tronex Pliers: Model 515 & Tronex Cutter: Model 5048 Introducing: Tronex Ultra Fine tips tools. These special tools are for working with extremely fine electronics applications including the repair of IPhones! These ultra precise tools feature just that: ULTRA fine tips … Continue reading
  • Tronex Standoff Cutters - The Challenge: Cut all of these wires on this board to the same height board with pins The Solution: Tronex Model 5030 standoff cutter, cutting 90 degrees to the board. Height off the board 2mm (.080"). Some customers use this tool gripping it with your pinky facing the cutting surface. … Continue reading
  • Why Lead Free? - Did you know that Tronex offers tools Marked as: "Lead Free"? Many electronic operations are now required to be entirely Lead Free. Many companies require tools and supplies to be separated from soldering areas using Lead. All Tronex cutters and pliers are 100% Lead Free and always have been. Tronex … Continue reading
  • MD&M Texas 2014 - Tronex had a very successful visit to MD&M Texas 2014! We enjoyed meeting with distributors and reps as well as meeting existing and new customers. Thank you Texas for a big ol' Texas style welcome!
  • Long and Short Handle Tools - Short Handles vs. Long Handles Tronex offers both short and long handle models of almost all of our hand tools. Which one should you or your customers chose? There really is not a right or wrong answer, but the below information should help. • Tronex sells about the same amount … Continue reading
  • Introducing: Tronex 5511A -     Brand NEW Tronex LargeOval Cutters Designed specifically for cutting plastic cable ties in avionics manufacturing. Model 5511A  Rounded edges to avoid nicking surrounding material Large round head is capable of cutting heavy gauge wires and plastic cable ties  An excellent cutter for avionics wire harness cutting  Available in … Continue reading
  • Chain Nose Pliers vs. Needle Nose Pliers -     Pliers with a long straight jaw are often referred to as needle nose pliers. But that description also applies to chain nose pliers. Tronex offers both needle nose and chain nose pliers. What is the difference? Chain nose pliers are the most popular pliers sold by Tronex. Tronex … Continue reading
  • Having it all: Access and Strength – Oval Head Cutters - Tronex Spotlight on: Oval Head Cutters Tronex Combines Strength and Access: Cutters with oval heads are stronger than cutters with tapered or pointed heads. Cutters with relief (low profile) heads permit increased access to confined areas. Tronex oval relief-and large oval relief-cutters combine the best features of both designs. Only … Continue reading