There are tools that allow you get the job done, and there are tools that allow you get the job done quicker and/or more efficiently. In this brief article, we cherry-picked a few examples of items that help to make shop life easier, with less effort and that help to maximize labor profit.
Mayhew Steel Products Inc. has introduced a 6-piece non-turning pneumatic tool set, part number 32200, for cutting bolts, breaking welds, scraping off under coating, and cutting heads off of bolts or rivets.
Bosch Automotive Service Solutions is now offering OTC 5089 Air Brake Line Release tools, designed to separate connectors on the power steering (P/S) system and exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) coolers without damage. The tools are recommended for use on 2003-later medium-duty trucks and are now available in North America.
Myers Tire Supply has released its new catalog featuring more than 9,500 items for automotive, heavy-duty fleet and retread/tire repair professionals, arranged in 11 product categories.
Clore Automotive Inc. has expanded the testing range of its Model No. BA9, a 12V digital battery and system tester, from Solar. The BA9 can now test start-stop AGM and start-stop enhanced flooded batteries, in addition to the flooded, AGM, spiral wound and gel cell batteries it has always been able to test.
In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Mac Tools is featuring a variety of Wrenching For A Cure products available for purchase in their Flyer 11 through November 2. Featured pink products include clothing, accessories, flashlights, pint glasses and MB1000A toolboxes.
Ken-Tool has released its Deluxe Blue Cobra Truck Tire Service Set that includes everything you need to stock a service truck or to start offering truck tire service in your shop.
One of the few things on this planet that is sure to always catch my eye is a clean, well organized selection of professional tools. A tidy tool drawer is one of those things that I can stare at and appreciate, much like a normal person might drool over a photo of a Victoria Secret ad (hey, nobody ever accused me of being normal
ATEQ Corp. has released its Mitsubishi TPMS re-learn module, the MitsuReset tool.
Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co. says its new 4.4-inch (112 mm) CP7732 Stubby ½-inch impact wrench is an ultra-compact, powerful impact wrench designed for difficult work in confined spaces and is ideal for transmission, engine and brake work.
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