Save your hands from painful fatigue! At Malco, we recognize the importance of ergonomic designs when developing all of our specialty products. In fact, the first tools that our founder, Mark W. Keymer, developed featured user-friendly, zinc-plated steel handles with extra linkage between handles and jaws to produce compound leverage. Continuing our founder’s legacy of […]
Makes drain tabs, downstream notch cutouts and miter trim cuts for vinyl siding J-Channel.
Nail Hole Punch, Vinyl
Makes a horizontal slot for adding or elongating nail holes in vinyl or aluminum siding to accommodate stud spacing.
Snap Lock Punch for Vinyl Siding
The Vinyl Siding Snap Lock Punch Produces wider, more prominent rectangular tab projections for securing vinyl skirting or siding to finishing trim.
Ceiling Grid Punch
Accesses tight corners to make 1/8 inch (3.2 mm) rivet holes in up to three layers of 25 gauge (0.53 mm) tees and angles.
Punch Lock, Metal Stud Crimper
Secures metal stud and runner without fasteners. Squeeze handles together with one hand while holding stud in place.
Gutter End Cap Crimper (Adjustable Snap Lock Punch)
Ideal gutter tool to use for crimping end caps in place. Also creates locking tabs in light sheet metals.
5-Blade Gutter Downspout Crimper
Produces an effective double crimp that downsizes corners of aluminum or steel downspout. Crimps made by the tool help create a connection that is more self-supporting during gutter installation.
Fiber Cement Siding Snip
For precise arc and trim cuts in 5/16 inch (7.9 mm) fiber cement siding plank fast and easy.
Natural Roofing Slate Hand Cutter
Makes fitting a natural-slate roofing tile with a resizing trim, or cut-out to accommodate a structure, fast and easy.
Vinyl Fence Hand Notcher – 1/2″ and 3/4″
Creates 1/2 and 3/4 inch (19.1 mm) wide, 7/8 inch (22.2 mm) deep louver-shaped tabs to lock vinyl pickets and rails in place.
Natural Roofing Slate Hand Punch
This powerful compound leverage hand tool punches clean recessed nail holes in 4–8 mm natural roofing slate.
Owning a home comes with its own set of rewards and challenges. You have your personal space to live and thrive, but regular maintenance, such as replacing worn gutters and repairing damaged siding, is the key to making sure that your home withstands the test of time. With the colder months along the horizon, fall […]
Just starting your career in the trades? Malco wishes you nothing but the best moving forward! Committed to serving the trades, we believe in offering top-quality products that work hard, enhance performance, and stand up to years of real-world use on the job. If you are going into the industries of heating, ventilation, and air […]
Perhaps he taught you how to play a sport or coached your little league team. Maybe he vetted your dates or talked you through some challenges during your teenage years. With Father’s Day around the corner, you may be wondering how to express your appreciation for the support your dad has given you throughout your […]
There’s no place like home. A cozy retreat where one can rest and relax… until you walk onto your frigid floors and say goodbye to your warm toes. With temperatures dropping, many homeowners are investing in radiant floor heating systems throughout their living spaces and bathrooms. It’s a form of central heating that’s energy-efficient, eliminates […]
Dad. Father. Papa. He goes by different names, but his role never changes. With Father’s Day around the corner, you may be wondering how to express your appreciation for the support he’s given you throughout the years. Malco understands that finding the perfect Father’s Day present can be a tough task, so we’re here to […]
For many, holiday gift shopping can be a daunting task. It can take longer than expected to brainstorm about thoughtful gifts for loved ones and even longer to find where to get the items. If you’re unsure of what present to give to the trade pro in your life, look no further! Whether you are […]
Have plans this fall to study the ins and outs of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC)? Malco commends you for enrolling in post-secondary schooling and taking your first step into the HVAC career path. There are many benefits of going into the HVAC field, such as a steady demand for technicians, being active during […]
Are you a spring trade school graduate? Congratulations! Malco applauds you for completing post-secondary schooling to further your professional career. We wish you nothing but the best moving forward. If you are graduating from trade school programs in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC), building construction, or autobody repair, check out our top tool suggestions […]
The Malco 2018 Holiday Gift Guide Temperatures dropping? Check. Halloween candy gone? Check. Dark outside by 5:30 pm? Check. All of that can only mean that the holidays are right around the corner! Malco wants to help you get a head start on your gift giving this year. If you’ve got a handyman on your […]
When the calendar turns to September, that only means one thing for a lot of us—it’s back to school time! For those of you entering a trade school or beginning a career in HVAC, Malco has the perfect item to get you off on the right foot—the HVAC Starter Kit. This 16 piece kit comes […]
With the calendar flipping to November, for most of us that means that the weather is going to be changing pretty rapidly over the next few weeks. Unless you live in the sun belt, you’ll be seeing the temperatures drop and winter winds that turn rain to both sleet and snow in a lot of […]
Hello out there and welcome to the summer of 2016! As June presses on, you’ve probably noticed that the temperatures continue to rise, and you’ve probably also noticed an increased amount of whirring air conditioners as you’re out and about in your neighborhood. The HVAC Kit to Complete Your Toolbox Summer certainly brings about a […]
So the Fourth of July has come and gone and we now head into the middle of summer! As the temperatures heat up, we can’t help but ask, “How’s your air conditioner running?” We certainly hope that you’re able to keep cool during these hottest months of the year! With that said, we’re going to […]
There are other solutions, but none so handy to use as the new slate cutter & slate punch from Malco! The lightweight and portable Malco NSP1 Hand Punch goes anywhere on the job site to punch a clean, recessed nail hole in 4 – 8 mm natural roofing slate. A big 2-1/2-inch (63 mm) throat […]