Mechanical Pulse Tools vs. Oil Pulse Tools

Panasonic Cordless Mechanical Pulse Tool vs Pneumatic Oil Pulse Tool

Advantages of Mechanical Pulse Tools over Pneumatic Oil Pulse Tools include


Mechanical Pulse Tool

  • Energy efficient
  • Low maintenance costs
  • No special tools required
  • Service every 250,000 cycles
  • Environmentally Friendly


Pneumatic Oil Pulse Tool

  • High energy cost
  • High maintenance costs
  • Specialty tools required - $5,700.00
  • Frequent service every 75,000 Cycles
  • Creates Tons of CO2 Emissions


Pneumatic Pulse Tool vs Cordless Mechanical Pulse Tool

Annual Energy Cost

Based on a 100 Nm tool installing 1,000,000 fasteners per year.
Compressed air leaks can waste 20-30% of a compressors output.


Total Potential Annual Maintenance Savings per Tool $582


Air Tools
Emit Oil Vapors
Not energy efficient
Creates Air Pollution

4.24 Tons of
CO2 Emissions Per Year

Example - Smoke from power plant!

Cordless Tools
Clean Running
Energy Efficient
Minimizes CO2

ONLY .068 Tons of
CO2 Emissions Per Year

Example - Wind Power Generation

Panasonic's innovative cordless tools are designed to replace the world's air tools with a safer, cleaner, more cost effective solution.


To learn more about how your company might be impacting the environment from using air tools, click the image to download a copy of our Cost Savings Calculator to find out.