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26.05.2020

GO! smart - digital inclinometer and protractor with Bluetooth

The digital GO! smart from SOLA combines the functions of a spirit level, an inclinometer and a protractor in a single device. Equipped with a backlit display and a magnetic base with a V-groove, this compact all-rounder has versatile applications. The GO! smart’s Bluetooth interface means that it can be used together with the free SOLA Measures app, giving you access to useful additional functions.

21.04.2020

RED digital - the new digital inclination spirit levels with Bluetooth

New name, new color, new features: the digital spirit levels from SOLA are showing themselves in a new light. The original ENW series has been renamed RED digital. It has robust profiles and is painted a bright SOLA red. The electronic inclination module has been fitted with a practical Bluetooth interface. This means all products in the RED digital series can be used with the brand-new and free app 'SOLA Measures'.

01.04.2020

AZM magnetic spirit level gets an upgrade

The AZM, the magnetic version of SOLA’s classic golden AZ spirit level, is getting an upgrade. As of now, extra-strong magnets made from neodymium will be installed in the side of the profile and no longer directly into the measuring surface as in the past. This brand-new lateral magnet installation method developed in-house by SOLA provides noticeable advantages when using the spirit level, in particular when it comes to precision, adhesive force, cleanliness and safety.

10.03.2020

Line and point laser Crossline P2 Green

The new Crossline P2 Green is SOLA’s follow-up model to the Crossline Green line laser, already available as part of the product portfolio. New features include two red plumb points and a switchable tilt function. The Crossline P2 Green is ideally suited for tasks such as plumbing, levelling, aligning or marking out right angles in drywall and interior construction.

20.02.2020

SOLA develops new magnet installation method for spirit levels

SOLA has developed a completely new installation method, specifically for magnetic spirit levels, where the magnets are inserted into the profile from the side. This brings considerable advantages for the user in terms of precision, adhesive force, cleanliness and safety.

03.02.2020

Special purpose spirit level MRMI Installation

The MRMI Installation level from SOLA is the right spirit level for taking measurements during installation work. The robust aluminum profile with its hard anodized coating prevents annoying color abrasion on the measured object. The laterally integrated, extra-powerful neodymium magnet and the V nut ensure optimal adhesion of the spirit level to metallic surfaces and pipes. Thanks to the printed scale with standard installation measurements, installation points can be easily transferred.

03.12.2019

Measuring wheels MW 305 and MW 1000

SOLA offers two measuring wheel models with an analogue counting mechanism in two different sizes for different applications. The models have a variety of outstanding features, including an extremely robust counting mechanism with a reset button for zeroing the counter, a height-adjustable telescopic guide rod for easy handling, and an abrasion-resistant precision measuring wheel made from high-quality plastic.

05.11.2019

Magnetic Spirit Levels RED M & BIG RED M

SOLA’s popular spirit level models RED and BIG RED are now available in magnetic. The highlight of these magnetic spirit levels is the entirely new lateral installation of the magnet, with the advantages immediately noticeable to the user when using the spirit level.

11.10.2019

Laser distance meter VECTOR 50

The new VECTOR 50 is incredibly easy to use and allows you to work quickly and at maximum efficiency. The enhanced measuring functions of the VECTOR 50 and its operating range of up to 50 meters make this laser distance meter a practical and affordable building aid.

21.08.2019

Digital inclinometer ENW 25

At just 25 cm, the short digital inclinometer from SOLA is ideally suited for the precise measurement of inclinations and angles with smaller contact surfaces. The ENW 25 is used, for example, for installing window sills or laying pipelines. Thanks to its compact size, the device can be easily stowed in any tool box and be transported.

04.07.2019

Screeding Edge AL 2607

Professionals working in façade and interior construction know the requirements that a screeding edge/featheredge needs to meet in day-to-day usage. Despite the high loads placed on it, the tool must not deform and should be reliable in its handling. The new AL 2607 screeding edge from SOLA combines ergonomics and maximum stability in a new combination profile. Thanks to this new shape, it does not twist even under high loads, and stays straight over its entire length.

07.05.2019

Chalk Line Reel CLG

Those who want to mark out straight lines on surfaces both indoors and out, need a highly practical tool: a chalk line reel. The new CLG chalk line reel from SOLA fulfils the specific needs of professional craftsmen. The device has an exceptionally tear-resistant 30-metre cord and a large filling chamber for the chalk powder. It is ideal for applications where a clear visible line is needed, and where the robustness of the cord and housing are paramount.

03.04.2019

ATLAS GREEN

It’s all going green again at SOLA. SOLA is expanding its range of lasers with the ATLAS GREEN. The green, self-levelling multi-line laser has one horizontal and three vertical lines and one plumb point. It has an impressive measuring tolerance of 0.20 mm/m.

17.09.2018

Sola Invests Millions in the North American Market

Sola, the Götzis-based market leader for premium spirit levels, is driving international growth with an investment in US company Keson. From this autumn, all business and sales activities for the North American market will be handled by the newly formed company, Keson LLC. The two contractual parties have agreed not to disclose the size of the investment.

07.05.2018

FLOX

The new FLOX floor and cross-line laser impresses with its front-projected floor cross and levelled wall cross with a measuring tolerance of 0.3 mm/m or 0.5 mm/m, the new FLOX floor and cross-line laser is particularly impressive.

02.04.2018

PLANO 3D

The PLANO 3D from Sola stands out from the crowd with its compact design and ease of use, allowing work to be carried out quickly and with an incredibly low measuring tolerance.

05.03.2018

GO!

Sola is adding to its established range of spirit levels with the handy GO! pocket spirit level. The GO! stands out as it is robust, incredibly easy to use and helps save valuable time on the construction site or at home.

29.09.2017

HORIZON GREEN

Sola has equipped its new 360° line laser with real green laser diodes. The use of Real Green technology means the lines are brighter, sharper and more visible. The HORIZON GREEN makes accurate reference marking and 360° horizontal levelling possible, and is the perfect low-cost alternative to rotation lasers on smaller-scale construction sites.

05.09.2017

VECTOR 20

Joining SOLA’s popular and well-established VECTOR 40 and VECTOR 80 laser distance meters is the newest member of the VECTOR family, the VECTOR 20. The VECTOR 20 can be used for length measurement and continuous measurement. It has been specially developed for day-to-day use, when you need measurements fast. In addition, no prior experience with laser distance meters is required.

07.06.2017

CROSSLINE GREEN

The precision of Sola devices is well-known, but that doesn’t mean the Austrian professionals are resting on their laurels. The CROSSLINE GREEN has been fitted with new green laser diodes, and the use of the REAL GREEN technology enables SOLA to redefine the renowned CROSSLINE. REAL GREEN laser technology makes the crossline laser even less sensitive to low temperatures, while providing greater flexibility in its use.

11.11.2016

ENW

Many years of experience and expertise in the latest technology work in perfect harmony at SOLA in the Austrian town of Götzis, as the relaunch of the ENW proves. This precision spirit level has been equipped with a new, intelligent electronic inclinometer module.

11.11.2016

RED / BIG RED

With the RED/BIG RED spirit level, the measurement professionals at SOLA have set new standards. Certain details of the most precise box-profile spirit level have been further optimised to guarantee even better functionality, while the uncompromising accuracy that is the mark of all the Austrian market leader's top-of-the-range models remains unchanged.

01.04.2016

CROSSLINE

Laser professionals expect a lot from a cross-line laser. Quite right, says SOLA, in bringing to market its powerful CROSSLINE tool, created for indoor and outdoor use. Optimum laser beam visibility and a range of up to 80 metres are what make CROSSLINE a valuable addition to the SOLA laser range.

01.04.2016

RED DOT AWARD 2016

SOLA has won the Red Dot Award for its SMART and CROSSLINE crossline lasers, once again gaining recognition for its superior product design. The award means that both of these products, from the latest generation of lasers, now bear one of the most well-respected seals of quality in the field of design.

01.04.2016

SMART

SMART by name and smart by nature. The SMART cross-line laser from SOLA has been developed as its name suggests: for smart easy use across a range of manual Tasks in indoor areas. Above all, the SOLA development team has thought about first-time users, who just want to get started on the job.

01.03.2016

VECTOR 40 & 80

The first question that SOLA faced was: can we develop the right laser distance meters to meet every challenge? The answer is yes! With the VECTOR 40 and VECTOR 80, SOLA has brought two own laser distance meters to the market for the first time, enabling efficient completion of the applications most frequently executed by professional craftspeople.

01.03.2016

HPL

What more can be done to improve spirit levels? Quite a lot, according to measurement professionals at SOLA. With the precision spirit level HPL, they show how it is possible to completely redesign a classic tool used in interior construction.

20.01.2016

German Design Award 2016

German Design Award 2016 for the iOX5 from SOLA Excellent product design enjoys a high priority at SOLA which is illustrated impressively by a long list of international design awards since 1957. With the line- and point-laser iOX5 SOLA continues this tradition: The hybrid laser, which was specially designed for use in drywall construction, was honored with the German Design Award 2016 in the category "Excellent Product Design".

01.07.2015

iF Design Award

In 1957, SOLA was the first Austrian company to win the iFdesign Award.