Mayhew Tools’ 4 Piece ProGrip Hook and Pick Set Proves Ideal for Niche Automotive Aftermarket Applications

Mayhew Tools’ 4 Piece ProGrip Hook and Pick Set Proves Ideal for Niche Automotive Aftermarket Applications

Turners Falls, MA March 5, 2018 – Mayhew Steel Products, Inc. (Mayhew Tools) 4 Piece ProGrip Hook & Pick Set (Part No. 13094) proves niche tool set for automotive aftermarket applications, including removing seals, o-rings, cotter pins, clamps, gaskets, and washers. Consisting of 4 individual picks, including a straight pick, hook pick, 90° bend pick, and dual angle pick, the specialty tools are also ideal for hooking up springs or used as a hole marker or punch.

Made in the USA, each of the picks feature an ergonomically designed and patented ProGrip handle – made of highly-resilient Polypropylene with an over-molded Thermoplastic Elastomer soft grip. The handle’s two patented ribs around its neck allow for maximum transfer of torque from the hand to the tool and a slip-free grip when pushing or prying. The rounded end rolls smoothly onto the heel of the palm, reducing friction and hand fatigue.

The hook and pick tools, designed for easy access into tight spaces, are comprised of a larger alloy steel shank for use in heavy duty applications and their black oxide finish deters rust. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the tools are made to stand the test of time.

Product Specifics:

  • Made in the USA
  • Lifetime warranty
  • Ergonomic patented ProGrip handle
  • Over-molded Thermoplastic Elastomer soft grip
  • Alloy steel shank with black oxide finish
  • Each tool is 10.75” in length

 

Part number, 13094, consists of 4 unique picks:

  • 13223 – ProGrip Straight Pick
  • 13224 – ProGrip Hook Pick
  • 13225 – ProGrip Dual Angle Pick
  • 13227 – ProGrip 90° Bend Pick

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 9001:2015-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 Pneumatic Body and Panel Tool Set

Mayhew Tools Launches New Pneumatic Body and Panel Tool Set

The five-piece kit includes tools designed specifically for cutting, slitting, and trimming in various automotive aftermarket applications

Turners Falls, MA October 16, 2017 – Mayhew Steel Products, Inc. (Mayhew Tools) announces the launch of a new Pneumatic Body and Panel Tool Set. The set, made completely in the USA, includes five distinct pneumatic tools, each fulfilling a unique application for cutting, trimming, slitting, or ripping body panels, fenders, and any other light gauge sheet metal. All five tools are packaged in a self-contained, re-usable storage tray that fits most tool boxes.

All of the set’s tools feature a standard .401 Turn-Type Parker Shank for air or zip guns. Each tool is made of shock-resistant steel that is fully hardened and tempered for a long life and durability, and have a black oxide finish to prevent corrosion. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the set saves technicians time by providing them with the tools they need when it comes to specific automotive applications.

The five tools comprising the new Pneumatic Body and Panel Set, part number 32027 include::

  • 31956 Double Cut Body Ripper: A service tool with dual cutting edges, ideal for body, chassis, and exhaust applications.
  • 31957 Panel Cutter: The unique design of this tool makes cutting a tight, smooth radius simple and is ideal for body, chassis, and exhaust applications.
  • 31971 Panel Slitter: Featuring a bend of the blade, this tool slits through body panels with ease.
  • 31958 Slotted Panel Cutter: Also ideal for body, chassis, and exhaust applications, this tool leaves a clean, smooth edge with the cut curling up through the slot in the middle.
  • 31959 Sheet Metal Trimmer: When you need a light sheet metal without stretch or distortion, this sheet metal trimmer eliminates much of the touch-up grinding necessary with other trimmers.

The tools are sold both individually and as a complete set.

“The Pneumatic Body and Panel Tool Set fills a void for technicians, giving them all of the proper tools they need specific to cutting, slitting, and trimming applications. This set will allow them to tackle the tasks at hand effortlessly while abandoning the one-size-fits-all mentality,” shared Eric Mills, VP Sales & Marketing, 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.

PACKAGED – Part No. 32027
Pneumatic Body & Panel Set

UNPACKAGED – Part No. 32027
Pneumatic Body & Panel Set

About Mayhew Tools

Mayhew Steel Products (Mayhew Tools), founded in 1856, is an ISO 9001:2015-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.