Customer Stories

Solving tough challenges for more than two decades

For years Malcom has provided solutions for our customers’ needs including; a portable battery powered heat gun and soldering iron, a temperature controlled hot melt tool for smoothing proprietary hot melt plugs into composite materials, portable battery powered heated silicone blankets for curing composites, portable battery powered vacuum pump and a variety of plastic welding tools and kits for welding thermal plastics including tanks, tarps, tents, floors and waterproofing membranes.

U.S. DOD

HEAT SHRINK NOZZLES

Malcom Company offers a wide range of heat shrink nozzles for many types of heat shrining applications.  Malcom can custom make nozzles to suit our clients needs.  Contact us today to discuss your heat shrink applications with our application engineers.

US Navy

111.038.1 HOT JET - HEAT GUN

The U.S. Navy needed a small portable battery powered electric heat gun to be used safely for heat shrinking and soldering in restricted spaces on fueled aircraft in the field.

U.S. Government Contractors

MCH-100-HB - HOT BONDER

In 2008 a major Government Contractor contacted us to see if we could design and deliver a battery powered hot bonder for repairs to battle damaged helicopter blades in the field.  We were all ready supplying the Army with our MCH-100-A tool that was kited in as one of the tools used in the Army'

US Navy

FLOOR WELDING KIT

The Malcom Floor Welding Starter Kit is suitable for welding PVC, PE Linoleum, Vinyl and other floor covering made from modified thermoplastics. This kit is assembled to provide the professional flooring installer a complete set of hand tools needed to perform repairs.

US Navy

PLASTIC WELDING KIT - PWK11.1

Malcom Company offers this all-purpose, portable plastic welding kit for repairing tanks, tarps, liners, conveyor belts, automotive, truck, motorcycle and marine body parts as well as other thermoplastic products of all types.

U.S. Government Contractors

LEISTER TOOLS

Malcom is the exclusive reseller of Leister Technologies products to US Federal, State and Local Governments, Agencies and Departments as well as to US Government Contractors World Wide.  Malcom offers the government most favorable prices thro

US Navy

HEAT SHRINKING TOOLS

MALCOM HEAT SHRINKING TOOLS

Malcom offers a range of heat guns and nozzle accessories for heat shrinking including the most powerful battery powered heat gun available on the market, the MCH-100-A.  Click on the product that interests you for more information. 

US Navy

PLASTIC REPAIR

The US Navy contacted Malcom's plastic welding specialist about repairing the plastic bow cone for their small manned SEAL Delivery Vehicle (SDV) submarine.  Samples of the bow material was sent to Malcom in Rhode Island and evaluated for the possibility of welding the material.

US Navy

BATTERY POWERED TOOLS

Malcom Manufactures a line of powerful battery powered tools listed below.  The MCH-100-A is the post powerful battery powered heat gun on the market today. 

Click on the tool of interest for more information on the product.

U.S. DOD

MCH-116 SOLDERING IRON

Soon after the first orders of the MCH-100-A tools were delivered we were once again contacted by the Navy to produce a soldering iron that could be powered by the same power pack the MCH-100-A uses.

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MCH-100-C HEAT GUN

Adapted from the MCH-100-A Military Standard Battery Powered Heat Gun Kit, the MCH-100-C was developed to offer a low cost Battery Powered Heat Gun option that does not sacrifice the proven and reliable functionality of the original MCH-100-A system.

US Army

MCH-100-AB - BDAR KIT

The US Army Battle Damage Assessment and Repair Team at Redstone Arsenal required a portable electric repair kit to rapidly return disabled equipment by applying field-expedient repairs to damaged electronics, components, wiring, and cables in the field.

U.S. Government Contractors

MCH-100-NG

In 2009 we were contacted by Northrup Grumman Corporation (NGC) from their ground support division focused on ground support equipment.

U.S. Government Contractors

MCH-100-HM HOT MELT TOOL

Soon after the first Battery Powered heat Guns, MCH-100-NG, units were delivered to our client we were again contacted by the ground support engineers for another application.

U.S. DOD

MCH-100-A HEAT GUN

In 1999, Malcom developed a portable battery powered cordless heat gun for the US Navy Aviation Ground Support Equipment Team​ at NAVAIR to shrink and solder avionics on fueled aircraft in the harsh battle conditions of deployed Aircraft Carrier Flight Decks.​ NSN: 4940-01-475-2026