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Mayhew tools to sponsor Bobby Santos III

United States Auto Club Silver Crown Series and King of the Wing National Sprint Car Series standout Bobby Santos III us pleased to announce a technical alliance with Mayhew Tools. The alliance will see the Turner Falls, Massachusetts company teaming up with the Franklin, Massachusetts native for the remainder of the 2017 Silver Crown and Wing Sprint Car Series schedule. August 13th will see the debut of the Mayhew Tools colors at the USAC Silver Crown race at Salem Speedway in Salem, Indiana and culminating with the King of the Wings Sprint Car Series races on November 18th and 19th at Irwindale Speedway and Kern County Speedway in California.

Mayhew Tools reflects the spirit of America: rugged, dependable, and uniquely positioned to stand the test of time. Known for true American craftsmanship, Mayhew forges the best tools from the finest materials. That’s a tradition Mayhew is dedicated to upholding. In fact, Mayhew believes so strongly in the viability of American manufacturing that it has re-invested in plant equipment and new production facilities while purchasing two new U.S supple chain of raw materials. The Mayhew legacy has remained firm. We absolutely refuse to sacrifice quality and remain committed to manufacturing tools our customers can rely on and believe in.

“I am excited to begin the partnership with John Lawless and Mayhew Tools. Their dedication to manufacturing tools that are exceptional, reliable, and tough is second to none. Mayhew Tools is truly a company dedicated to building tools that are not just good enough. To be able to partner with a company whose history dates back to 1856 is truly and honor. I look forward to promoting this great American company and am  truly grateful for their help with my racing career,” said Bobby Santos about the partnership.

“We are looking forward to being able to create this partnership with Bobby Santos. Bobby is a great ambassador for Mayhew Tools,” said John Lawless, President of Mayhew Tools. “We have built a great foundation in the Northeast and we are excited to expand on this foundation nationally with Bobby in the Midwest and West coast this fall.”

Bobby’s next race will be this Saturday, August 13th with the United States Auto Club Silver Crown Series at the famous Salem Speedway in southern Indiana. Be sure to come and support Bobby this weekend and also check out Mayhew Tools at www.Mayhew.com.

Supporting Bobby Pierce in the #63 Chevy Truck tonight in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

 

 

Mayhew Tools is supporting Bobby Pierce in the #63 Chevy Truck tonight in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at the famous Eldora Dirt Derby… Bobby has an in-truck camera so you should see the Mayhew logo during this live televised race tonight on FOX Business Network starting at 9 pm EST. Can’t stay up that late… set your DVR! Good luck to the entire MB Motorsports team and pictures to follow. #NASCAR #truckracing #usamadetools #theprosknow

Eric Mills Rejoins Mayhew Tools as Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Mills will be responsible for increasing sales and customer satisfaction for the ISO-certified manufacturing company

Turners Falls, MA July 12, 2017 – Mayhew Steel Products (Mayhew Tools) announces Eric Mills has rejoined their company as Vice President of Sales & Marketing. In this role, Mills will be responsible for growing Mayhew’s sales and sustaining a high-level of customer satisfaction. Mills previously served Mayhew Tools as Vice President of Sales & Marketing from 1994 through 2002, before rejoining the company this year.

As Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Mills will focus on identifying new sales targets while simultaneously developing and executing strategic sales and marketing plans to elevate the company’s brand visibility. In addition to managing the sales and marketing teams, he will also provide the leadership necessary to promote a positive team atmosphere and culture. Mayhew Steel Products, founded in 1856, continues to embody a 160-year heritage that is just as dedicated to its American roots, as it is to quality, reliability, and craftsmanship.

“We are very pleased to have Eric back at Mayhew,” shared John Lawless, President, Mayhew Tools. “Given his prior expertise with our company and products and his demonstrated perseverance we are very much looking forward to having him hit the ground running to expand existing and new sales channels for our company.”

Mills added, “I am enthusiastic to be working with the Mayhew team again and eager to expand our sales efforts in a way that benefits the company as well as the customer. More specifically, I am excited to be playing a role in delivering new products to market that are already in development.”

Before rejoining Mayhew Tools, Mills served as the Vice President & General Manager for Greater Boston’s Tractel, Ltd. Prior to that, he served as Vice President Sales & Marketing for Guardair Corporation and Director of Sales for Streamlight, Inc. Mills holds a B.S. from Westfield State College.

Eric Mills Mayhew Tools

Mayhew Tools are sold through an extensive network of global distributors, primarily serving the industrial, automotive, and hardware markets. For more information, contact Mayhew Tools at 800.872.0037 or visit mayhew.com.

About Mayhew Tools

Mayhew Steel Products (Mayhew Tools), founded in 1856, is an ISO 9001-certified company and the oldest punch and chisel manufacturer in the United States. Headquartered in Turners Falls, MA, the company’s transition from a small tool house to industry leader comes as a direct result of their dedication, quality, reliability, and craftsmanship. While their passion for manufacturing quality hand tools has continued to fuel its century-old product line growth. Mayhew Tools, serving primarily the Industrial, Automotive and Hardware industries, are sold globally through an extensive distributor network.

Mayhew Tools Launches New ProGrip Hook and Pick Product Line

The new line is comprised of over 30 unique hooks and picks and 11 convenient sets all featuring Mayhew’s non-slip ProGrip handle

Turners Falls, MA – Mayhew Steel Products (Mayhew Tools) announces the launch of a new ProGrip Hook and Pick product line. The new line, featuring Mayhew’s signature ProGrip handle, includes over 30 unique hooks and picks and 11 convenient sets, from miniature, to heavy-duty, and extra-long. The varying lengths, shapes, and angle bends are uniquely designed for an array of industrial, automotive, and hardware applications. All of the tools, including marking and hole-making picks, O-ring picks, trim tools, and hose picks, consist of an alloy steel shank with black oxide finish to deter rust and are made in the USA.

The ergonomic ProGrip handle, made of highly-resilient Polypropylene with an over-molded Thermoplastic Elastomer soft grip, has two patented ribs around its neck to allow for maximum transfer of torque from the hand to the tool and a slip-free grip when pushing or prying. Additionally, the rounded end rolls smoothly onto the heel of the palm, reducing friction and hand fatigue. All of the tools in the line are designed for easy access into tight spaces and provides necessary leverage in close-quarters to position, retrieve, remove parts, or easily maneuver around obstacles that otherwise would be troublesome.

Mayhew ProGrip Miniature Pick Set

Additional use applications include:

  • Marking or tracing crisp, accurate lines on work pieces
  • Puncturing or enlarging holes in leather, canvas, or wood
  • Removing O-rings, springs, and spacers
  • Extracting door panels and molding rivet fasteners without damage
  • Positioning, installing, separating, or removing of radiator, heater, vacuum, or other transmission lines/hoses from their fittings

The available hook and pick sets are as follows:

Item # Description
13090 4 Pc. ProGrip Miniature Pick Set
13091 4 Pc. ProGrip Miniature Long Pick Set
13092 4 Pc. ProGrip Miniature Seal Removal Set
13093 3 Pc. ProGrip Marking & Hole Making Set
13094 4 Pc. ProGrip Hook and Pick Set
13095 6 Pc. ProGrip Long Pick Set
13096 4 Pc. ProGrip Hose Pick Set
13097 6 Pc. ProGrip Hose Pick Set
13098 4 Pc. ProGrip O-Ring Removal Set
13075 4 Pc. ProGrip Trim Tool “U” Notch Set
13076 4 Pc. ProGrip Trim Tool “V” Notch Set
13077 4 Pc. ProGrip Trim Tool

 

For more information on the hook and pick tools and sets contact Mayhew Tools at 800.872.0037 or click here to download the brochure.

About Mayhew Tools

Mayhew Steel Products (Mayhew Tools), founded in 1856, is an ISO 9001-certified company and the oldest punch and chisel manufacturer in the United States. Headquartered in Turners Falls, MA, the company’s transition from a small tool house to industry leader comes as a direct result of their dedication, quality, reliability, and craftsmanship. While their passion for manufacturing quality hand tools has continued to fuel its century-old product line growth. Mayhew Tools, serving primarily the Industrial, Automotive and Hardware industries, are sold globally through an extensive distributor network.

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