Gray Automotive Products Co. has introduced the FSJ-200 air/hydraulic floor jack with a 10-ton capacity. The FSJ-200, which features a welded steel frame, has a starting height of 6 1/2 inches and a lift height of 26 5/8 inches. A manual feature is included for operation without compressed air.
Contact: Gray Automotive Products Co., Dept. TB, P.O. Box 728, St. Joseph, Mo. 64502; (800) 821-7320 or (816) 233-6121.
The 4-Post Surface Mounted Lift (Model SM101) from Rotary Lift has a lifting capacity of 10,000 pounds and a 245-inch wheelbase designed to accommodate limousines.
Rotary's new lift features automatic ramp chocks and ramp silencers, protective strips to eliminate floor gouging, wheel curbs on the inside of runways, front wheel stops that can be replaced with drive-through ramps and single-point release air locks that operate all four columns.
Contact: Rotary Lift, Dept. TB, 2700 Lanier Drive, Madison, Ind. 47250; (800) 445-5438 or (812) 273-1622.
Lincoln has introduced its Winner one-ton capacity air/hydraulic folding engine crane, designed for lifting automotive and truck engines and transmissions.
The crane, which measures 51x91inches and 72 inches high, disassembles for compact storage, has a long boom that allows for low pickup and high lifting and has an automatic bypass system to prevent damage from over pressure.
The Model H68072 air/hydraulic crane operates on any 80- to 160-psi compressor, while the Model H68062 allows hydraulic operation only.
Contact: Lincoln, Dept. 441741, Sect. TB, One Lincoln Way, St. Louis, Mo. 63120; (314) Domino purchase 679-4300.
Hunter Engineering Co. has introduced a 3-point articulating mounting arm on its TC325 Euro-style tire changer that requires no locking and offers no obstruction when mounting wide tires.
The mount/demount head is made of DuPoint Zytel' nylon, removing the potential for steel head contact damage. The ``Tulip'' clamping system exerts uniform force and an air motor drive provides control for the bead breaker. An adjustable, removable wheel support holds the wheel during positioning, adjusts to desired work height and lifts the tire to the operator upon release.
All functions are driven by compressed air without the need for electric hookup.
Contact: Hunter Engineering Co., Dept. TB, 11250 Hunter Drive, Bridgeton, Mo. 63044; (314) 731-3020.
FMC Corp.'s Automotive Service Equipment Division has introduced alignment software that automatically selects the correct shim for the required alignment adjustment and then shows where and how to install each shim with on-screen pictures.
The user can select from Shimco, Specialty or Aligntech shims.
Contact: FMC Corp., Automotive Service Equipment Division, Dept. TB, Industrial Park, Conway, Ark. 72032; (501) 327-4433.
Hunter Engineering Co. has added Shimco shims to its SHIM-SELECT program, available for all alignment machines ordered after April 1, 1994. An upgrade program is available for existing alignment machines, according to the company.
Contact: Hunter Engineering Co., Dept. TB, 11250 Hunter Drive, Bridgeton, Mo. 63044 (314) 731-3020.
Hennessy Industy introduced its AMMCO Portable Brake Washing Systems (Models 1350 and 1450) featuring an aqueous-base cleaning method.
The 1350 unit offers a 15-micron brake cleaning solution filter with an external sock for final filtering prior to disposal and a 3-gallon solution capacity, while the 1450 offers a 10-gallon capacity and a three-stage filtration process.
Both models are equipped with oversized basins and have lids that double as drain pans for alignment rack runway use. Flexible, pinpoint nozzels allow flushing around drums and flow-through brushes wash brake assemblies.
Contact: Hennessy Industries, Dept. TB, 1601 J.P. Hennessy Drive, Lavergne, Tenn. 37086; (615) 641-7533.
Brembo North America has added more than 75 part numbers to its brake rotor line covering European and Asian-made vehicles, including BMW, Mazda, Mercedes, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Suburu and Toyota.
Contact: Brembo North Amerca, Dept. TB, 1585 Sunflower Ave., Costa Mesa, Calif. 92626; (714) 641-0104.
Rema Tip Top/North America has introduced its new generation RAD200 Series Radial Repair Units, featuring reinforced steel cord plies designed for medium/heavy truck and bus tires.
Rema said the units, which can be hot or cold vulcanized, reduce bulging by up to 40 percent over textile-reinforced repair units. The patches are available in five sizes ranging from 4 1/2x4 7/8 inches to 7 1/4x17 1/2 inches are are part of the Blue Bonding System.
Contact: Rema Tip Top/North America, Dept. TB, 200 Paris
Ave., Northvale, N.J. 07647; (800)225-7362 .
Josam Products Inc. has introduced its new AM 800K Play Detector that checks for worn suspension parts on heavy-duty vehicles.
Kingpins, spring-blushings,U-bolts, hangers, torque or track arms and the locating parts that control axle alignment can be inspected with the vehicle parked on the detectors.
The unit uses hydraulic cylinders to move plates anchored to the shop floor that provide movement to a braked axle. The detectors range and frequency of movement is controlled with a handle and spotlight.
Contact: Josam Products Inc., Dept. TB, 8849 Exchange Drive, Orlando, Fla. 32809; (407) 438-7020.
Wheel Components Inc. has released its new Epic Wheels catalog and mini catalog.
Contact: Epic Wheels, Dept. TB, 1818 E. Rosslynn, Fullerton, Calif. 92631; (714) 632-9488.
Beck/Arnley Worldparts Corp. has released its master catalog listing parts through 1995 models, also available on computer disk. The firm also has a brake parts poster with brake system solutions for imports.
Contact: Beck/Arnley Worldparts Corp., Dept. TB, 1020 Space Park South, Nashville, Tenn. 37222; (615) 834-8080.
Prestige Wheel Accessories has released its 76-page wheel accessory catalog for 1995.
Contact: Prestige Wheel Accessories, Dept. TB, 16892-D Gothard St., Huntington Beach, Calif. 92647; (800) 854-6770 or (714) 841-6333.
Federal-Mogul Corp. has introduced its 1995 TRW Wheel Alignment Products catalog, featuring 90 new part numbers.
Contact: Alignment Catalog, Dept. E-3, Sect. TB, Federal- Mogul Corp., P.O. Box 1966, Detroit, Mich. 48235.
Heli-Coil, a Black & Decker Co., has introduced its high-performance Power Plus II Air/ Hydraulic Power Rivet Tool designed for heavy-duty applications and high-volume use.
The Power Plus II sets 3/16-inch and 1/4-inch diameter rivets in all styles and materials and also installs 3/16-inch and 1/4-inch T-Rivets and Ultra Grip High Strength Rivets.
Contact: Heli-Coil, a Black & Decker Co., Dept. TB, 510 River Road, Shelton, Conn. 06484; (203) 924-4722.