New Municipal and Wildland Firefighting Tools Catalog Available from Council Tool

LAKE WACCAMAW, NC – July 2010 – Council Tool's new municipal and wildland firefighting tools catalog is now available.

Featuring a new look, the easy-to-read catalog provides descriptions and specifications for all Council Tool firefighting tools. Information on how the fourth-generation company became involved in making firefighting products in the 1930s can also be found, along with tips for maintaining tools. The catalog highlights the SOS™ forcible entry, Kwik Access™ and Form-A-Nator™ specialty tools that Council Tool developed in response to the needs of the firefighting market. Council's new one-piece forged Halligan and forged fire shovel are also featured.

"As the leading authority on tools used by the firefighting profession, we wanted our catalog to be user friendly and informative in showing our high-quality product line," said Margo Council, manager, fire and export accounts at Council Tool.

Founded in 1886, Council Tool offers an extensive line of high quality, forged tools for the firefighting market including axes, striking tools, forged bars, shrubbing tools, picks, mattocks, digging tools, wood-splitting mauls and a variety of specialty items.

For a copy of the new municipal and wildland firefighting tools catalog, please contact, visit the website at, or call 866-646-3011.