Tools & Equipment

A new class of car to open up new opportunities in the custom car market

Melbourne-based electric vehicle technology company EVX will be releasing the world’s first solar sports car, the Immortus. In the process of doing this new technologies that make the full electrification or hybridization of custom cars easier has been developed and opened new opportunities for custom car builders.

The Immortus – a car that takes the technology of current solar racers (from the World Solar Challenge) that currently race across contents around the world at the edge of legal speed limits and brings it to a street legal sports car. Such a car is independent of energy supply infrastructure, and positioned in the market for buyers looking for a unique vehicle.

Because the Immortus itself is so unique, it has opened up numerous opportunities in the custom car industry.

New And Improved Bolt Buster Portable Heat Induction Tool Rapidly Becoming Shop Tool Favorite

New and Improved original Bolt Buster Heat Induction Tool is rapidly becoming the tool of choice for automotive mechanics. Torchless solutions for precise heating nuts and bolts cherry red hot (1200f) to expand and break thread-lock is a tool that auto mechanics find indispensable as ease of use and product performance makes it more flexible than the traditional torch.
“What a great tool!!! I have used it a few time already and can’t believe I didn’t buy one years ago. It saved several hours of labor on just the one job and was so much safer than using a torch!!!” Thanks for the great tool!!” said Tom Moeller Shop Foreman at McAnany Construction Inc.

Innovative and Affortable Video Articulating Borescope Videoscope from Oasis Scientific Inc. and Able Eye Device Co.

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October, 2015 - Vividia™ AbleScop Digital Video Articulating Borescopes are a famly of affordable and innovative products designed for aviation, automotive, aerospace, HVAC, construction and manufacturing indutrial professionals. Here are our featured products:

1. Vividia™ VA-350 High Performance Video Borescope System with Articulating 5.5mm Diameter Probe and Wireless 3.5" LCD Monitor

2. Vividia™ VA-200 WiFi Wireless Video Borescope System with Articulating 5.5mm Diameter Probe for iPhone/iPad/Android

3. Vividia™ VA-800 USB Flexible Inspection Camera Borescope Videoscope with 180 Degree Articulating 8.5mm Diameter Probe

4. Vividia™ VA-400 HD USB Borescope Endoscope with 180 Degree Articulating 8.5mm Diameter Probe and LED Lights

With these Vividia™ AbleScope articulation borescope, you can easily inspect your automobiles or equipment. You can inspect engines for carb deposits, surface defects or mars. You can take pictures and record videos.


EVX’s hybrid retrofit kit ideal for commercial fleets

Melbourne-based EVX Ventures has announced that the electric vehicle technology company will be testing and deploying their hybrid retrofit kit technology on the current Hyundai i30 and Toyota Corolla in co-operation with a Queensland-based company called Renew Fleet. A spin off company from diesel aftermarket specialist Roo Systems, Renew Fleet provides cost effective solutions for commercial fleets to reduce fuel and operating costs, while reducing the carbon footprint.

Derived from the research and development of EVX’s the Immortus solar sports car concept, the hybrid retrofit kit will be designed to be a simple, cost effective “bolt on” aftermarket product, enabling current petrol cars to be converted from being petrol powered to plug-in hybrid.

Reelcraft’s SEMA Show Celebrity Appearance Schedule

Reelcraft’s booth will be busy at this years SEMA Show as a few different celebrities will be stopping by.

On Thursday, November 5th, NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski will be visiting from 12:00 – 12:40 p.m. to sign autographs and to visit with Reelcraft customers. Brad drives the No. 2 Ford Fusion for Team Penske and is competing in his 6th full season at NASCAR’s highest level. He is now in the 12-driver Contender Round for the 2015 Nascar Sprint Cup championship.

On Friday, November 6th, Dave Kindig of Kindig-It Design will be in the booth from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. to talk with visitors, answer questions and sign autographs. Kindig-It Design has been customizing and restoring hot rods since 1999. The Series Bitchin’ Rides on Velocity features Dave and his team and their custom car designs.

Innovative Exhaust Alignment Kit Helps Exhaust Modifications Fit

Innovative Exhaust Alignment Kit Helps Exhaust Modifications Fit
NORMA Group’s Torca SEC Kit will be shown at SEMA/AAPEX in Las Vegas

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- The NORMA Group’s Torca Brand has developed a simple-to-use kit that allows technicians and automotive enthusiasts to easily route exhaust pipes to accommodate engine, chassis and exterior body panel changes.

The Torca SEC Kit (Swivel Exhaust Clamp) will be on display at the annual SEMA/AAPEX shows in Las Vegas in early November. NORMA Group’s patented SEC technology currently is used by a number of automotive manufacturers to route tailpipes through bumpers and rear facia openings. The technology now will be available for aftermarket fabricators and do-it-yourself customers not equipped with tooling to form a swivel joint’s stepped ball and flare.

Glass Bot adds new accessories to kits

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Nelson Glass Tools announces their newest Kits for the Glass Bot Bonded Glass Removal Systems

For release: immediate Date: Oct. 5, 2015
Location: Garden Valley, California

Nelson Glass Tools, a machine and tool manufacturer located in Northern California has released their newest Kits for the Glass Bot™ Automated Glass Removal Systems.

Rick Nelson, Senior Product Manager of Nelson Glass Tools explains, “we spend time working with our customers and reviewing the multitude of new car designs and find the need to continue to evolve our product line and the technique for removal of these glass parts. We’ve updated all our kits to now include the APEX Corner Tool, including our Glass Bot™ Lite Kit.”

CargoGlide Brings New Models, The New Product Show Case and Gives Away a BIG Prize

CargoGlide is the leading manufacturer of truck slide out trays and accessories. The company is still young but is rapidly growing and expanding.
This year CargoGlide is using their garage feel booth designed by Mark Coutu that was a big hit at last year’s SEMA show. The company is bringing their new models that came out this year: CG1200, CG1800HD, CG2200HD and 2200XL. CargoGlide is also bringing their flagship updated 1500XL model.
CargoGlide slides fit into trucks, vans and SUVs, including jeeps. So, the New CG1000XL, which is 100% extension,is great for most large fleet applications. This new model will be featured in their SEMA booth. The company has made several unique slides, such as a bed in a house requested by one of their customers. They are not afraid to take a challenge on and create special glides for their customers.
This year CargoGlide brings an exciting item for The New Product Show Case that will set everyone back on their heels. You must see it.

SONIC Equipment Aims to Retool How North America’s Automotive Professionals and Do-it-Yourselfers Outfit their Workshops

North America’s newest tool brand SONIC Tools provides (and guarantees) tools and storage systems at the apex of efficiency, design, engineering and value

AUBURN, Ala. – SONIC Equipment, the world’s market leader in premium hand tool and tool storage systems, today announced its expansion into the North American market with a new subsidiary, SONIC Tools, headquartered in Auburn, Alabama. SONIC Tools will serve the needs of U.S. and Canadian automotive dealerships, independent service centers, competition and tuner shops, technicians and do-it-yourself automotive enthusiasts. The brand is also the official hand tool of the Tudor United SportsCar Championship and Continental SportsCar Challenge, as well as an official partner of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA).

CargoRAXX to be Featured in the 2015 SEMA Show New Product Showcase

Mendham, NJ –New Jersey based CargoRAXX will be a First Time & Featured Exhibitor at the 2015 SEMA Show and will compete in 4 categories in the New Product Showcase. CargoRAXX will be featured in the following categories:

• Interior Accessory Product
• Engineered New Product displaying in Interior Accessory
• Tools and Equipment Product
• Van/Pickup/Sport-Utility Product

CargoRAXX is the only interior cargo management system that is fully adjustable and removable for SUV’s.
It’s time to put UTILITY back into the SUV. Other storage and space saving accessories on the market are designed to attach to the outside of the vehicle with limited accessibility and use. CargoRAXX was built to accommodate the ever-changing storage needs of the SUV driver.

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