23 July, 2018
Providing a safe working environment for operators is essential, especially when using pneumatic tools and compressed air. If there is a failure in the air network and the hose is not adequately clamped, the resulting whiplash could be devastating. F...
11 July, 2018
The CP7782TL-6, the first and only 1’’ impact wrench torque limited, is the ideal tool for heavy vehicle tireshop applications.
25 June, 2018
There is no industry standard to measuring and reporting on torque values, and torque is presented differently by tool manufacturers. The various methods of measuring torque have ultimately led to much confusion amongst tool users as to which values ...
19 June, 2018
Chicago Pneumatic is making it easier than ever before for mechanics, vehicle service professionals and tire shop managers to make the right tool selection, ultimately helping them to enhance operator wellbeing as well as improve productivity. We hav...
1 June, 2018
Cordless Impact Wrenches
The new CP8849 ½” cordless impact offers many features to put the operator in full control. This rugged and powerful tool is ideal for tire shop and general mechanic applications on light vehicles as well as MRO applications.
28 May, 2018
Maintenance managers and health and safety executives that learn to protect their workers from Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) will increase the company productivity, profits and reputation.
2 May, 2018
These tools are designed to be easy to handle through ergonomic features such as a keyless rotative safety guard for easy operator adjustment to all work configurations as well as a rotative air swivel that allows for easier tool operation and avoids...
25 April, 2018
Chicago Pneumatic is introducing two new additions to its range of CP Cordless range, the CP8345 and CP8350, which combine efficient performance with a highly ergonomic design that maximizes comfort for end users. The new 4.5’’ (115 mm) and 5’’ (125 ...
23 April, 2018
Pneumatic tools are built for the most intensive usage and are vital players in industrial environments, but their maintenance needs can be easily overlooked. However, the appropriate care of pneumatics tools is key to ensure productivity, meet clien...
29 March, 2018
In the media
Professional Distributor, a magazine serving the automotive tool and equipment distribution channel, offers this month best practices on torque tools, highlighting some important information on recommending the right tool to end users.