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The new Premium series boasts a larger 4” color display.
Launch Tech USA announces new CRP123 Premium and CRP129 Premium Code Readers Ontario, Calif.—The Launch CRP123 and CRP129 code readers have been upgraded to a “Premium” edition. The new Premium series boasts a larger 4” color display, increased storage, revised button layout for improved navigation...
The new Forward F12 lift can be configured for multiple drive-through clearances including two widths and four heights.
New Forward Lift F12 Two-Post Lift gives shops service versatility Madison, Ind.—Forward Lift’s new heavy-duty F12 two-post lift is a 12,000-pound capacity two-post lift shops can use to service a wide range of vehicles. “This lift was designed to deliver more bang for the buck,” said John Uhl,...
Globaljig introduces the Mobile System bench package that provides collision repair shops with a faster way to load a car, and the mobility to move the job throughout the shop without having to undock the vehicle.
Madison, Ind.—The new Globaljig, presented by Chief, Mobile System bench package provides collision repair shops with a faster way to load a car and the mobility to move the job throughout the shop without having to undock the vehicle. The package includes the Globaljig Universal Fixturing System...
The SATA dry jet 2 uses the same Venturi principle as its predecessor, but has an extra-large footprint for increased waterborne paint drying efficiency.
SATA Dry Jet 2 is more efficient and easier to use Spring Valley, Minn.— To ensure fast drying of waterborne paint, it is vital to apply as much air as possible within a short period of time onto the painted object. To achieve this objective, the new SATA dry jet 2 (www.satausa.com; order number...
Martech Service Company’s P-20 Personal Air Breathing Unit, used properly, provides Grade “D” breathable air using the existing compressed air supply.
OSHA grade “D” breathable air from compressed air supply Mazeppa, Minn.—Martech Services Co.’s Model P-20 Personal Air Breathing unit (www.breathingsystems.com) complies with OSHA’s Grade “D” breathable air requirement, according to the company. When used properly, it will work with the existing...
Polyvance’s Bumper Mate 2 allows one technician to fixture a bumper for repairs.
Polyvance introduces 6075 Bumper Mate 2 Plastic Repair Workstation      Rainsville, Ala. — Polyvance’s (www.polyvance.com) new 6075 Bumper Mate 2 makes it easy for a repair technician to hold floppy plastic bumper covers solidly in place so repairs can be made most efficiently. One technician can...
Suburban Mfg.’s Tsunami Rove provides a portable air filtration package for immediate service.
Tsunami Rove provides portable packaged air filtration      Monticello, Minn. — Suburban Mfg.’s (www.gosuburban.com) Tsunami Rove provides the shop with a versatile packaged system including a water separator, oil-coalescing filter, and automatic float drain to assure proper draining of water, oil...
Polyvance’s Bumpersmith 2.0 combines a nitrogen plastic welding system with a fold-out bumper workstation.
Bumpersmith 2.0 workstation adds nitrogen plastic welding      Rainsville, Ala. — The new 6071 Bumpersmith 2.0 from Polyvance (formerly Urethane Supply Co.) combines a nitrogen plastic welding system with a fold-out bumper workstation, which allows the technician to hold the bumper in just about...
Ingersoll Rand’s W7150 1/2″ 20-volt high-torque Impactool features 780 lb-ft. of maximum forward/reverse torque and 1,100 lb-ft. of nut-busting torque from a tool that weighs only 6.8 pounds.
Davidson, N.C. — Years ago, if you wanted a power tool that was light but powerful enough to provide the high torque required for tasks such as tire mounting, air tools were your only option. But with lighter, smaller, more powerful motors and lithium-ion batteries allowing compact cordless tools...
Cuda Parts Washers will be on display at ATE 2016.
SeaTac, Wash.-The March 18-20 Automotive Training Expo (ATE), hailed as the West Coast’s largest such event, will provide some 60 management and technical training courses over three days, plus I-CAR classes for the collision segment of the trade. Held at the Doubletree Hotel near Seattle-Tacoma...

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