Matco Tools holds conference and tool expo
San Antonio, Texas, was the site of the 2014 Matco Tools National Business Conference and Tool Expo, which included product announcements, tool demonstrations and 75 allied exhibiting companies..
Matco used the event to announce the launch of two diagnostic tools, the Maximus 2.0 and the smaller, more portable maxGO Android-based tablets. Both are designed to operate fast and efficiently while also boasting IP65 specifications, meaning the devices are dustproof, droppable and waterproof to a steady stream of liquid.
The Maximus 2.0 (model number: MDMAX2) and maxGO (MDMAXGO) tablets will be available from Matco Tools beginning March 10.
Also featured at the expo was the company’s ½-inch Composite Impact Wrench (MT2769), which debuted in December 2013. It offers 1,300 ft.-lbs. of maximum torque, the company notes.Showcased was the Dual-Offset Combination Wrench line and the company’s line of premium service carts (JSC450 and JSC480).