PTEN Daily - Dec 1st, 2023
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December 1, 2023
One of the best tools for transparency in our industry is a digital inspection tool.
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.
Available to students in two-year technical college programs, four-year college programs, and vocational schools. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in their program.

As vehicles become increasingly complex, Bosch ADS X scan tools keep you ahead of the curve -- From best-in-class software & OE-level vehicle coverage, to continuously improving speed, performance, & usability.

Hunter Engineering's Ultimate ADAS system is designed to eliminate error-prone manual layouts common to static ADAS calibrations. Ultimate ADAS combines Hunter's standard-setting alignment technology with a guided target placement system for around-the-vehicle coverage. Gimbal-mounted lasers are the key component, replacing the inexact guesswork for...
The Milton Industries 4-pc 1/2" Drive Deep Thin Wall Flip Socket Set, No. 1300-SS-10, is crafted from cold-forged Cr-MO steel to endure vibrations and impacts, preventing damage and extending both socket and anvil tool life. The 6-point lock-on design allows for a pinless connection for distributing high-torque with professional strength, keeping fasteners...
The Mac Tools Macsimizer 6-Drawer Utility Carts with High-Mileage Casters features a heavy 16-gauge steel construction with a reinforced top lid and heavy vinyl top mat. Additional features include a front-facing power strip with four AC outlets and two USB outlets, an internal power strip in the top compartment, one pair of side attachment rails for...
The PACKOUT 15" Structured Tool Bag, No. 48-22-8316, from Milwaukee Tool features tear-resistant layered ballistic material, a reinforced structure that holds its shape over time, and a carrying capacity of up to 50 lbs. The impact-resistant molded base connects with other Milwaukee PACKOUT system components via integrated locking cleats. The ...
The Magid 21G ANSI A4 Work Glove is engineered for dexterity and comfort. The glove's 21-gauge ultra-thin specialty fiber blend shell allows for a bare-hand feel and its polyurethane palm coating gives users increased grip and touchscreen compatibility. These gloves are intended for jobs that require the handling of small parts.

For 5 minutes of your time you have a chance to win $100.  This is a survey for automotive repair shop professionals in the United States regarding diagnostic scan tools.  Your opinion matters!

A comparative list of functions and features for a large selection of aftermarket scan tools.
Emily Markham
Editor | PTEN and Professional Distributor