Category Archives: Hand Tools

Steeler Dan gives Russ Moyers shirt to Dave Thiel

At the recent Sheffield Steelers v Cardiff Devils game (Steelers winning a fantastic game 4-3 in overtime with Rob Dowd hitting a late winner) David Thiel our Powerbor Product Manager received a Russ Moyer shirt from Steeler Dan.

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Powerbor PB70/2 and PB70FRV bring real versatility to the workshop or onsite.

We have remodelled the former PB70 into the PB70 FRV. This exercise involved making the front panel less cluttered and more ergonomic, the speed and torque controls are now placed on the drill unit so they can be accessed during … Continue reading

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G&J Hall; shirt sponsors of the Sheffield Steelers

G&J Hall become first time shirt sponsors of the Sheffield Steelers with Defenseman Russ Moyer wearing the Hall logo on his shirt We are pleased to have agreed a sponsorship deal with the Sheffield Steelers; our successful local Ice Hockey team based … Continue reading

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Check out this new dedicated site for Powerbor

We have completely updated the Powerbor site to show the new and improved ranges of Mag Drills, Cutters and Accessories. Product videos are featured and warranty and machine registration is available online. An eBook version of the site will be … Continue reading

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A new comprehensive catalogue and updated website is available now

A new 56 page catalogue is available both as a hard copy and a digital eBook The Powerbor range of Mag Drills has been extended with new products and the entire G&J Hall tool ranges are shown with part number, … Continue reading

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Why use the Powerbor Blue cutter; a unique G&J Hall product

Better is best; here’s why the Powerbor Blue cutter is a winner for improved performance and tool life Distinctive ‘blue’ finish provides improved cutter properties and improved cutting performance Improved wear resistance, reducing friction and minimizing ‘pick up’ of work … Continue reading

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Nathans our winner from GUTS

At the recent GUTS exhibition we ran a competition based on questions extracted from our introductory literature. Nathan; shown here with his prize of an Archos 10″ 8gb Tablet was our winner …well done Nathan

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“Employers know how best to inspire young people about their future”. Continued success of GUTS in Sheffield

For the 5th year in succession, local Companies and Rotherham and Sheffield Councils rallied round to support the annual Get Up To Speed interactive Careers Fayre, which was held at The Magna Science Adventure Centre on April 22nd.  Organised by a … Continue reading

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Is today’s election result good news for the construction industry?

Results from the Construction News Barometer Q1 2015 showed that 73.8 per cent of those surveyed believed the Tories understood the industry better than their rivals, compared with only 19 per cent saying the same of the Labour Party. read … Continue reading

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Back to the future; G&J Hall tapping into history

When eminent Sheffield Architect Andrew Shepherd approached Ridgeway Forge last year with a bag of greasy 180 year old engineering components, little did we know what a fascinating project was in hand. The College of Arms in London has stood … Continue reading

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