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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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Ken-Tool exhibiting at REIFEN 2016 tire industry trade show

 Show is largest international tire and rubber industry exposition

AKRON, Ohio (May 25, 2016) – Ken-Tool is again participating in the highly acclaimed REIFEN Tire and Rubber industry trade show, May 24-27, 2016, and held every other year in Essen, Germany.  The Ken-Tool booth is in Hall 1, Booth 1A31.

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