Wood’s Powr-Grip® Offers Vacuum Cup for Windshields
A new tool for handling windshields, the LJ6VH hand-held vacuum cup, has
been introduced by Wood’s Powr-Grip in Laurel, Mont. The large-volume
pump of the hand cup permits quick attachment on both curved and flat
glass surfaces, according to the company, and a rigid, vertical handle
provides support for glass positioning, while non-slip grip holds the
glass securely at any angle.
In addition, to help reduce unexpected pop-offs, a red-line indicator
on the pump warns the user in case of vacuum loss, and a
special check valve allows re-pumping without the need to reattach the
cup. Lift tabs on the vacuum pad provide instant release, and each cup
is supplied with a protective pad cover.
Range of Mouldings
OETech offers aftermarket, dealer and universal mouldings to meet retailers’
needs. The company has are several hundred SKUs available, most of which
are produced in the United States. The company says its aftermarket mouldings
have the look, feel and fit of the OEM part with packaging that keeps
Equalizer Adds Rearview Mirror Tool
Equalizer Industries Inc., located in Round Rock, Texas, introduces its
spring latch rearview mirror removal tool, designed to aid in releasing
hidden spring latches.
The high-impact plastic removal tool compresses the spring so the mirror
will slide off of the mirror button, according to the company.
GLASS INSPECTION SYSTEMS
SynergX Introduces Auto Glass Inspection Systems
Laval, Quebec-based SynergX Technologies Inc. offers a glass-scan inspection
system that it says utilizes advanced optics and illumination technology
designed specifically for the inspection of auto glass. The system can
detect, size and classify a full range of surface and edge defects such
as scratches, bubbles, stones, vents, digs, pits, chips and unbonded areas.
It also can detect pinholes, trademarks, logos, and other paint work related
defects. A complete line of system variations are available for sidelites,
backlites, sunroofs and windscreens.
Delta Kits Inc. Launches New Windshield Repair System
Delta Kits Inc. of Eugene, Ore., has launched its EZK-321. This new 3
Series, dual-bridge professional windshield repair system includes several
accessories and a time-tested, B-200 flip lever bridge with the exclusive,
I-100 stainless steel injector.
The system has several accessories not included with other systems, including
the Delta Kits moisture evaporator, heat exchanger, injector centering
tool, full- length hood protector, UV shield and the “Slide Hammer.” Safety
equipment includes a package of 100 nitrile gloves and a pair of safety
In the May-June issue, on page 40, Nick Muratalla’s title should have
been listed as technician, OC Glasscraft. AGRR magazine regrets the error.
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