September 1, 2008
Kupa’s newly designed KP-6100 Electric File features touch button technology.
August 1, 2008
Kupa has redesigned its mandrel bit to better fit sanding bands.
October 1, 2007
But once you have, using an electric file will become habit — a safe one.
It’s hard to overcome a history of adversity, but today’s electric files have come a long way, baby. With some patience and practice, techs can get a lot of help from this handy tool.
August 1, 2007
Here’s how your fellow techs clean and store their brushes, and what the experts have to add to the debate.
June 1, 2007
Choosing new bits can be such a confusing and overwhelming decision when first starting out because we have so many choices.
June 1, 2006
Electric nail file machines come in all shapes and sizes (not to mention colors and maximum RPM). With all these options, the possibilities can be overwhelming. To help you find your ideal file, we've rounded up a variety of machines and highlighted specifications of interest: from ergonomic handpieces to volt-change capabilities to battery operation.
April 1, 2005
Kupa has created a bit that makes backfills easier and faster.
June 1, 2004
For years, electric files have allowed nail techs to cut their service time, yet they’ve also gotten negative reviews from clients and the nail industry alike. Are they still getting a bad rap or are electric files finally making a positive groove in the industry?
July 1, 2001
What exactly goes into making the time-saving tool favored by so many nail techs?
October 1, 2000
Manufacturing electric file bits with tungsten carbide creates long-lasting and extra-durable bits.
September 1, 1999
With all of the negative hype on drills, it is becoming crucial for nail technicians to be properly trained on their usage. Connecting with the right people for education and knowing the state regulations can help pave the way drilling success.
October 1, 1995
Don’t underestimate the power of this simple tool. The quality of your nail brush influences the quality of your work.
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