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February '21

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34 THE SHOP FEBRUARY 2021 Engine Hoist Retrofit Kits PowerArm, Concord, California, a SafeGuard Power Products brand, presents the new PowerArm Retrofit Kit, offering installers the ability to convert 1- or 2-ton engine hoists into powered hoists. The smooth-operating PowerArm uses a battery-powered linear actuator to lift and lower engines with a remote control. The kit can upgrade hoists in as little as five minutes, and includes all the components necessary for a safe installation. Configurable Storage Solutions CTech Mfg., Weston, Wisconsin, offers Configurable Storage Solutions for automotive shops. Products such as the BadAss Caster Cart Toolboxes and sleek stand-up closets used to outfit the UW-Madison Baja SAE shop last February allow professionals to clear floor clutter and increase organization. Shop owners can create their own customized cabinet modules from their office chair with CTech's user-friendly online cabinet configurator. Pneumatic Spring Compressor Goodson Tools & Supplies, Winona, Minnesota, presents its GSC-1000 Pneumatic Spring Compressor. Lightweight and durable, the valve spring compressor is built of 6061/7075 T6 aluminum. A two- stage air pump develops up to 1,000 pounds of force on as little as 90-psi shop air. New features include an adjustable throat and a Delrin compression screw cap. The adjustable throat gives the spring compressor a reach from 7 to 8.5 inches. The spring compressor comes with a 1.6-inch ID jaw adaptor and air line. Ozone Interior Sanitizer MAHLE Aftermarket, Farmington Hills, Michigan, introduces its OzonePRO hygienic sanitizer for passenger car, bus and commercial vehicle interiors. The unit uses ozone to purify and rid vehicle cabins of germs and odors before vehicles are handed over to customers. The purifier is placed inside the vehicle with all doors closed. While the sanitizing process is under way, OzonePRO sensors continuously measure the concentration of ozone. The unit is fully automated and notifies the user when the disinfection is finished and it's safe to enter. Tube & Pipe Bender Huth Ben Pearson International LLC, Hartford, Wisconsin, presents its Essentials Package HB-05 Tube and Pipe Bender. The top-quality bender, expander and tooling package includes a bender and expander machine (model 1605) and the 023 die package. Designed to bend round, square and rectangular tubing and pipe, the system offers a small 24-by-54-inch footprint and is made in America. The package includes essential tooling for bending, forming and creating slip-fit connections for 2- through 3-inch OD tubing. Bench Vises Palmgren, Naperville, Illinois, presents its Heavy-Duty Bench Vises. Available in 6.5- and 8.5- inch applications, the vises are made to stand up to punishing day-to-day abuse with features including hardened steel jaws with replaceable inserts, extra- deep throats that provide more working room, and an enclosed design to keep contaminants out and provide lifetime lubrication for smooth operation. SHOP TOOLS & EQUIPMENT

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