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Ken-Tool Launches New Website

AKRON, OH—Ken-Tool has launched its newly designed website at www.kentool.com. The site offers detailed information about the professional tire-service hand tools the company manufactures for the tire industry and automotive aftermarket.

“We are very excited about the new website, which features a complete redesign,” said Ben Graham, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of Ken Tool. ”It showcases many of our new products, and the navigation is more refined and better organized.

“The site features a newer, cleaner interface that is better optimized for mobile, and a structure that makes it easer for customers to find the products they are looking form,” Graham added.

Other features include a “where to buy” search feature and a contest in which customers are invited to submit their ideas for a new tool. Winners will receive a cash prize, a free tool from the first production run and a possible royalty for every tool made.

Ken-Tool products are available through leading tire industry supply distributors worldwide. For more information visit www.kentool.com.

ABOUT KEN-TOOL
Ken-Tool is the world’s leading manufacturer of professional tire-service hand tools. Headquartered in Akron, Ken-Tool has been providing the tire industry and automotive aftermarket with quality products for almost 100 years.

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Contact:
Ben Graham – National Sales Manager
Tel: (330) 535-7177; (330) 317-2793
Email: bgraham@kentool.com

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Pilot Sleeve™ Inserts Outperform Competitive Products in Independent Test of Centering Sleeves for Commercial Trucks

A total wheel-end balancing solution

AKRON, Ohio (March 27, 2019) – Pilot Sleeve™ Polyamide wheel centering sleeves surpassed competitive products in a recent, independent test of wheel centering devices for commercial trucks.

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Ken-Tool introduces the Rust Hog™ Hub Abrasive Driver

“Must-have” tool quickly removes surface rust from wheels, hubs, studs

AKRON, Ohio (January 11, 2017) – Ken-Tool, a leader in professional automotive and tire service tools, announces the new Rust Hog™ abrasive tool (pn 30167) for the removal of surface rust and debris on studs and flat mating surfaces of wheels, wheel hubs and brake rotor hats.

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Ken-Tool introduces the new Model T112 12-bar Earthmover Inflation Cage

AKRON, Ohio (October 13, 2016) – Ken-Tool, the leader in tire servicing hand tools and equipment, announces the introduction of its largest tire inflation safety cage – the Model T112 12-bar Earthmover Inflation Cage (pn 36012). This single-piece cage is specifically designed for the inflation of very large earthmoving, mining and agricultural tires. It is the thirteenth safety cage from Ken-Tool. Utilizing its experience as the industry leader in tire restraining devices, Ken-Tool has developed a cage which dramatically increases the safety to technicians, while protecting equipment and facilities, and allowing inflation of very large tires, up to 87” (221 cm) tall by 48” (122 cm) wide.

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Ken-Tool names Stephen Vyn to Director of Sales & Marketing position

AKRON, Ohio (July 6, 2016) – Ken-Tool has announced the promotion of Stephen (Steve) Vyn to Director of Sales and Marketing. Vyn, a member of the Ken-Tool sales and marketing team for three years, has held the positions of Product Line Specialist and most recently, Interim Sales Manager.

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