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Upgrading Your Air System Is Easier Than You Think

Improving your shop airflow benefits your shop, your techs and your bottom line

Mayhew Tools Introduces Spark Plug Thread Chaser

This tool is made in USA and is backed by a lifetime warranty.

NAPA Strives to Narrow EV Tech Training Gap Via Tools

Recognizing that tooling is an issue in shops working on EVs, NAPA is introducing a full line of insulated hand tools.

Diagnosing Electrical Problems With Your Multimeter

Transform your team’s electrical diagnostics skills with these routine multimeter tests.

Recapturing That ‘Old Car’ Smell

No matter how old it was, or who it belonged to, every time you got inside an old VW Beetle, it had a unique smell.

My Father’s Shop To Award Tools To Schools

Nominations will be open for a week. Trade schools, high schools and colleges in Continental US are eligible.

Tech Tips: Reading Calipers and Micrometers

Digital tools are great – but what happens if the battery goes dead? Here’s a reminder of how to read a micrometer.

Cordless vs. Pneumatic: The Battle Continues

What does the future hold? Will one gain the upper hand over time?

How Accurate Is Your Click-Style Torque Wrench?

The inner construction of the click-style torque wrench makes it naturally susceptible to a loss of factory calibration.

Your Most Critical EV Tool May Be A Charger

It can be confusing to explore EV options for your shop. Here are some of the most common questions about EV chargers.

Mayhew Tools Introduces Screwdriver Product Line

The line, featuring both individual tools and sets, fills a void in the market for screwdrivers entirely made in the USA.

EV Update: Getting Started with Tools and Safety

Electric Vehicle (EV) service is inevitable. It’s only a question of when you decide to start.