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UT Austin School of Engineering Assesses Performance Benefits of PTP Turbo Blankets' Automotive Turbocharger Heat Management System
The University of Texas at Austin recently took up the project of scientifically evaluating the performance benefits of the turbocharger insulation product made by Austin-based PTP Turbo Blankets. The analysis was performed by Graduate Research Assistant Steffen Bickle, and was approved by the Head of UT Austin’s Engines and Automotive Research Program at UT’s Cockrell School of Engineering, Dr. Ronald Matthews. The analysis they performed provides PTP with an unbiased assessment of their products by one of the top automotive research and testing facilities among American universities. The report, Performance Improvements of Turbocharged Engines with the Use of a PTP Turbo Blanket, focused on PTP’s current line of turbo blankets. The analysis by UT Austin was initiated in 2013.
BETTENDORF, IA — May 6, 2014 — The all-new LC7580 Laser Computer Alignment System allows your shop to align the smallest passenger vehicle, the largest commercial tractor and everything in between. The LC7580 is a revolutionary machine that does it all while delivering the ultimate return on your investment.
This 4-head alignment system comes complete with all the equipment needed to accurately and efficiently align passenger cars and light trucks, as well as longer vehicles such as transit buses and RV’s. Plus - by adding the proven Bee Line tandem aligner and using just two of the alignment heads, centerline frame-reference alignment can be performed on heavy duty trucks. The result is one computer alignment system that can align any vehicle that comes in your shop door.
Mag Daddy™ has utilized the same Ultra-Strong magnets used in the Aerospace, and Automotive Industries, high quality Wire/Cable Management solution. Sticks through oil, grease, paint, and dirt. Secure Hoses, Cables, Under dash, under hood, Hard and Soft Trim, Panels, Headliners, Carpet, Trailer Lights, NO DRILLING REQUIRED!
Most innovative solution for wire/cable management in years. Easiest Fastest Installation.
Mag Daddy™ fasteners are enabled to spin 360. You may find more information about Mag Daddy™ Fasteners at www.magdaddyusa.com.
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JOOLTOOL by Anie sets a new benchmark in all-in-one sharpening & polishing systems.
LOS ANGELES, CA --
JOOLTOOL by Anie, based in Los Angeles, California, just released a revolutionary power tool, the JOOLTOOL X. This multi-functional grinder, sharpener and polisher uses patented slotted discs which hold a variety of industrial 3M PSA abrasives. As the disc spins, the slots create a transparency effect so you see through the wheel while you grind, sharpen & polish. The JOOLTOOL’s unrivaled visiblity extends all the way to the very edge of the abrasive disc.
You can work using three methods while seeing the action as it happens.
1. Tool Rest side for Flat blade sharpening
2. Tool Rest side for Drill bit sharpening
3. Free-hand method for custom metalwork
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New website for Plasteel®
VALLEYFIELD (Quebec), July 1st, 2014 – As the wheel weights market continues to shift toward lead-free wheel weights, Plombco is putting the spotlight on its Plasteel® product line.
Among other advantages, it is easy to install, has exceptional corrosion resistance and doesn't scratch the wheel. Learn more about Plasteel® by visiting www.plasteelwheelweights.com. This website contains lots of information regarding the features and benefits of the product. It also allows you to request a free sample and/or information about Plasteel® and we included video clips demonstrating the main features of Plasteel®.
In addition, Plasteel® has a dedicated toll free number: 1-888-558-7854 that you can use to talk to one of our representative.
Come check out our line of General Motors Licenced Mud Flaps, Tow Flaps and Hitch Covers at the Cloud-Rider Truck Gear Booth # 33193!
Centennial, Co. - TRIMAX, A leading U.S. manufacturer of high security locks for all applications including, performance trucks, marine trailer & tow, power sports, rv’s and bicycles has announced it has started to manufacture and sell the adjustable hitch system called the RAZOR RP patented by inventor/owner Philip Wyers of Denver, Colorado.
The RAZOR RP is a unique easy care design adjustable hitch system growing in popularity in the towing world, which uses the hitch in all towing applications.
TRIMAX has begun manufacturing the 100% solid polished aluminum hitch in its Centennial, Colorado facility and sell the rugged hitch with unmatched style & strength under Wyers patent.
The RAZOR RP is a hitch for anyone towing a trailer. It makes good sense to install this hitch on all vehicles. The hitch comes in 3 sizes and is fully adjustable in one inch increments up & down. The unit is attached easily and can be removed at any time said TRIMAX president Philip Wyers.
“Manufacturer of the Quick Pressure tire pressure monitors. Easily check your tire pressure at a glance, without a gauge. Drive safely knowing your tires are properly inflated for safe driving and potential fuel savings.”
Quick Pressure makes it easy for drivers to check tire pressure at a glance before driving and without any tools.
• ALL GREEN: Properly inflated
• PART RED/PART GREEN: Approximately 10% underinflated
• ALL RED: Approximately 25% underinflated, ADD AIR ASAP!
Quick Pressure monitors are available for specific tire pressures from 26 to 165 PSI (proper PSI is shown on vehicle driver side door). The USA-assembled monitors are hermetically sealed to be air and watertight and carry a one-year unconditional guarantee on performance and accuracy.
The monitors are available in chrome plated brass and polycarbonate to complement any custom wheel. Fits: passenger vehicles, SUVs, trucks, trailers, motorcycles, bicycles, ATVs, RVs and Commercial Vehicles.
Plombco Awarded Patent for Plasteel™ Product Line
VALLEYFIELD (Quebec), February 10th, 2014 – Plombco Inc, one of the world's largest wheel weight manufacturers, has been awarded a patent for their Plasteel™ product line.
Plasteel™ is the first steel core clip-on wheel weight encased in a plastic overmold. The wheel weight market continues to shift toward non-lead wheel weights. Plasteel™ is the best non-lead wheel weight solution in the market. It is easy to install, has exceptional corrosion resistance, it looks great, and it doesn't scratch the wheel.
"We knew there had to be a better solution than the steel and zinc weights that were out there", said Claude Lussier, Plombco's President. "While developing Plasteel™, we took into account all of the things people liked about lead weights, and eliminated the things people didn't like about non-lead weights".