This all-in-one unit offers a high-visibility cross-line with two up/down laser points. The lines and points can be turned on independently or together for horizontal level, vertical level and plumb transfer applications. The laser has a visible range of 65 ft. and accuracy of 1/8"; the receiver mode allows it to work with optional Bosch line laser receivers (LR 6 or LR 7) for a working range of up to 165 ft. The unit has suitability to work both indoors and outdoors. And the laser has Bosch VisiMax™ Technology, which monitors power consumption to extend line visibility time and battery life.
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Flexibility is Job One
The Bosch GCL 2-160 Self-Leveling Cross-Line Laser with Plumb Points is ideal for the multi-function user who works a variety of jobs involving leveling, aligning and plumbing. It has manual mode to lock lines for use at any angle. And the Smart Pendulum System self-levels with an accuracy up to ±4° and indicates out-of-level condition with blinking laser lines. It provides two highly visible lines and pulse functionality to work with optional Bosch line laser receivers to extend the working range.
“The Bosch GCL 2-160 Self-Leveling Cross-Line Laser with Plumb Points is the versatile cross-line laser tool for the professional user,” said Tony Kang, product manager, measuring tools, BOSCH POWER TOOLS. “If you’re a carpenter or a plumber and only have room for one laser tool, the GCL 2-160 is it. This tool was specifically made for you.”
The GCL 2-160 includes the RM 1 Magnetic Rotating Mount, which rotates 360° and positions the vertical line to keep the unit centered on the plumb points. In addition, it has built-in magnets that secure it to metal surfaces. It’s well suited for ceiling installations, especially with the included ceiling grid clip. It has a slide-in locking base for quick and easy setup.
Added Features, Greater Ease of Use
The Bosch GCL 2-160 has a pendulum lock, which protects the laser diodes by locking the diode in place for use in angled applications, during storage or transport. The LED battery status is located on top of the tool for added user convenience.
The unit offers robust over-molded construction built to the IP54 standard, which ensures splash water/dust protection for years of dependable operation.
The Bosch GCL 2-160 Self-Leveling Cross-Line Laser with Plumb Points comes with the RM 1 magnetic mount, a ceiling grid clip, a hard carrying case, a laser target plate, and three AA batteries.
To learn more about the Bosch GCL 2-160 Self-Leveling Cross-Line Laser with Plumb Points or to find a local dealer, visit www.boschtools.com or call 877-BOSCH-99. Check out www.bethepro.com for additional tips and videos.
Bosch GCL 2-160 Fact Box
Bosch GCL 2-160 Self-Leveling Cross-Line Laser with Plumb Points
Having established a regional presence in 1906 in North America, the Bosch Group employs some 31,000 associates in more than 100 locations, as of December 31, 2015. In 2015, Bosch generated consolidated sales of $14 billion in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit www.boschusa.com, www.bosch.com.mx and www.bosch.ca.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 375,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2015). The company generated sales of $78.3 billion (70.6 billion euros) in 2015. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing and sales network covers some 150 countries. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. Bosch employs 55,800 associates in research and development at roughly 118 locations across the globe. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.”
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About Robert Bosch Tool Corporation
Robert Bosch Tool Corporation, the Power Tools Division of North America, was formed in January 2003 when Robert Bosch GmbH combined its North American diverse power tool and accessories businesses into one organization. As a manufacturing pioneer with more than a century’s worth of experience, the Bosch name has become synonymous with engineering excellence. Located throughout North America as part of the global power tools division, Bosch associates maintain a legacy of world-class design, manufacture and sale for power tools, rotary and oscillating tools, accessories and measuring tools. For more information, call toll-free 877-BOSCH-99 (877-267-2499) or visit www.robertboschtoolcorporation.com.
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