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Mayhew introduces 14-piece micro hand tool set

Mayhew Tools has introduced a new 14-piece micro hand tool set. This new set is a compilation of all the current micro line products from Mayhew, including pry bars, picks, hooks, and screwdrivers (Slotted, Phillips, and Torx). A custom-cut foam tray securely stores each tool, and the tray is solvent resistant, fits most toolbox drawers,

Aircat 1⁄4-in. mini die grinder released

Florida Pneumatic Manufacturing Corp. recently released the Aircat 6205 1⁄4-in. Mini Die Grinder. The tool features a .3 HP motor that produces 25,000 RPM. The company says that its design provides control and maneuverability and allows access into tight spaces. A variable speed throttle lever enables the users to control the tools speed, while the

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BendPak to showcase eight-armed lift concept at NADA Expo; fall release planned

BendPak announced that its new Octa-Flex prototype lift will first be shown in booth 4569W at NADA Expo in Las Vegas, Feb. 2-4. The Octa-Flex is a two-post lift series with eight fully adjustable, telescoping lift arms. It features two sets of arms: triple-telescoping swing arms plus all-new integrated lift-assist arms According to BendPak, here is how

Valvoline launches Restore & Protect motor oil line

Valvoline Global announced the global launch of its new full synthetic motor oil, Restore & Protect. Vaolvoline says the new oil removes up to 100% of engine-killing deposits with continuous use. Restore & Protect is designed for gasoline-engine automobiles. It makes use of two Valvoline technologies: Active Clean, which removes deposits and restores engines to run like new, and Liqui-Shield, which works proactively to prevent deposit

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BendPak releases two-post lift

BendPak has released the new PL-6000DC two-post parking lift, which it says is designed to be ganged together with shared columns so more lifts can fit in a smaller area, indoors or outside.  The new lift has a rated capacity of 6,000 pounds and can be installed in a typical 8-foot parking space. BendPak says

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Snap-on announces upgrades in diagnostic software release

With its latest diagnostic software release, Snap-on said it has added more location images and larger connector diagrams to its Fast-Track Guided Component Test feature to “give professional automotive technicians increased confidence and certainty in their diagnosis.” “Fast-Track Guided Component Tests take oscilloscope testing of individual electrical components or circuits to the next level by

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Tub O’ Towels debuts heavy-duty cleaner and degreaser spray

Tub O’ Towels announced a new heavy-duty cleaner and degreaser spray, which the company says is aimed at taking care of grease and grime in service shops, oil change bays and engine or transmission shops. “Customers have been asking us for years to offer our cleaning solution as a spray,” said Ashley Szeremet, director of

ADD Group to exhibit at Automechanika Shanghai

ADD Group, a manufacturer of shocks, struts and complete strut assemblies, will be exhibiting its products at Hall 3 Booth 3N35 at Automechanika Shanghai 2023. New complete strut assemblies and air shocks for EV applications are among the highlighted products. Coverage extends to pickup trucks, light trucks, commercial and heavy-duty vehicles, the company said. Automechanika Shanghai

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Gray Tools releases insulated socket sets

Gray Tools offers two new insulated socket sets, available in 1/4-in. and 3/8-in. drive sizes. According to the press release, each set contains a 42-tooth round head ratchet with two extensions and a variety of SAE and metric sockets. Each piece is individually insulated to 1,000 volts and tested to 10,000 volts in compliance with

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PRT launches seven new complete strut assembly products

PRT announced that it has added to its line of complete strut assemblies for light vehicles, SUVs and pickup trucks. The new products cover models such as the BMW 3 Series, Subaru Legacy, 2022 Chevrolet Malibu, 2019 Kia Soul and 2019 Cadillac ATS, among others. PRT says its products are produced under the strictest OE

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PRT adds 32 new products to complete strut assemblies line

PRT announced the launch of 32 new products in its line of complete strut assemblies. Models covered include the Chevrolet Equinox, Honda CR-V, Kia Forte, Nissan Leaf and Jeep Cherokee, among others. PRT says its products are produced under strict OE quality processes required by the main automakers. “These new applications represent our continuous development

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PRT expands line of complete strut assemblies

PRT announced that it has launched 15 new products in its line of complete strut assemblies for the aftermarket. Car models covered by the new products include the Subaru Impreza, Ford Escape, Volvo XC60, Lexus NX300, Chevrolet Malibu, Honda CRV, among others. PRT says its products are produced under the strictest OE quality processes required

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