Press Releases

Ken-Tool announces Pilot Sleeve™

Polyamide Wheel Centering Sleeves for commercial trucks

AKRON, Ohio (July 10 2018) – Ken-Tool has unveiled its new Pilot Sleeve™ line of wheel centering sleeves for steel or aluminum commercial truck steer wheels, drive wheels and inside/outside dual wheels which use two-piece flange nuts.

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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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