PTEN Daily - Nov 22nd, 2023
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November 22, 2023
In this video, filmed live on the show floor at SEMA in Las Vegas, Brandon Steckler, technical editor for PTEN, talks with Brian Herron, CEO at Opus IVS.
The 2023-24 Purchasing Survey is available now for participants to answer questions about their shop, staff, purchasing habits, and more.
To ensure a safe and proper repair, shops must utilize empirical data that verifies they’re choosing the correct tool scan for a particular vehicle.
The update includes over 960 new and updated vehicles.
Smart Jobs from Tekmetric is a job-building feature that allows users to build jobs in one click in order to streamline the creation of repair orders. Shops can use Smart Jobs to build an estimate with parts and labor, check on-hand inventory levels, and shop at preferred vendors. In addition to building repair orders more efficiently, Smart Jobs accelerates...
Noregon's JPRO Professional 2023 v4 Update introduces a new 'Road Worthiness' feature and expands coverage for Detroit Diesel, PACCAR, and Bendix. Road Worthiness assesses the vehicle's safety and compliance status for over-the-road operation. It automatically checks for conditions: no ABS faults reported, no dash lamps illuminated from safety systems...
The Sunex Tools 1/4" Blow Gun Kit, No. SXBG01K, features a compact yet industrial-grade design, providing ideal performance for a wide array of jobs. Its durable construction and versatile tips ensure readiness for any task, while the integrated EVA foam storage tray keeps users organized and efficient. The kit is capable of handling diverse tasks...
The Mac Tools 1,000 lm Compact Worklight offers multi-angle illumination, allowing for 360 degrees of visibility. The light features a magnet for handsfree use and four adjustable brightness levels from 250 lms to 1,000 lms (250, 500, 750, 1,000). Additionally, this worklight is IP67 dust and water-resistant, as well as IK07 drop impact-resistant
The GripEdge Tools RPT Socket Extractors feature a patented geometry that is non-tapered to enable complete contact with the fastener sidewall and is designed to grip up to 100 percent rounded bolts, studs, lug nuts, grease nipples, and more. Extracted objects can be removed from the socket opening via the included G-FORS pusher rod. Additionally, ...
In this video, Lisle Corporation demonstrates how to use their HD Filter Wrenches 1-1/2" Band, Nos. 53390, 53430, and 53440.
Emily Markham
Editor | PTEN and Professional Distributor