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Timken launching new videos to aid distributors

The Timken Company says it will launch four new training videos in the coming weeks. Two of the training videos support the Timken online predictive analytics inventory optimization solution, Demand Insight. The solution provides distributors a quick and easy way to identify and stock an optimal inventory mix that corresponds ...

Dometic acquires Atwood Mobile Products

Dometic Group announces its acquisition of Elkhart, Ind.-based Atwood Mobile Products, LLC has received clearance from U.S. anti-trust authorities, and the transaction has been completed. Still pending is the completion of Dometic’s acquisition of Atwood’s Australian business, which is subject to an Australian regulator’s review. Dometic says Atwood Mobile Products ...

Toyo debuts new drive tire

Toyo Tire U.S.A. announces a new SmartWay verified drive tire, the Toyo M650, has been added to its commercial tire line-up. The M650 is designed for regional haul service and higher-torque operating conditions. The unique design and construction provide excellent traction and even wear while meeting the U.S. EPA standards for low rolling resistance, the ...

New suspension system from Watson & Chalin

Watson & Chalin introduces the SL13K-1190 with air disc brakes (ADB), a suspension solution that provides sufficient clearance for faster installation, proper torqued fasteners and the ability to maintain track. The company says the SL 13K Series Tru-Track Alumilite is its most popular capacity steerable model and incorporates a ...

Surplus-Solutions.com improves website

Surplus-Solutions.com, an online marketplace for buying and selling surplus parts and labor, has unveiled a new website homepage and search features. "We want to remove all obstacles to shopping our site," Tom Brown, Surplus-Solutions.com COO, says. "When a buyer lands on our site, we are trying to get him to ...

New fender from Hogebuilt

Hogebuilt has introduced its new Ultimate Low Rider half tandem fender. The new fender comes with the distinctive Hogebuilt look with a 3 in. signature flange produced with 14 gauge stainless steel, the company says. The Ultimate Low Rider also has a 35.5 in. drop and is available in ...

Dorman holding ‘tech of the month’ contest

Dorman Products is currently holding a Service technician and Counterperson of the Month contest on its website. The contest comes just days after Dorman’s announcement that it is holding a technician video training contest where technicians can send the company helpful service videos for prizes and the opportunity to ...

New battery testing product available

Clore Automotive has redesigned its Model No. BA327, Digital Battery and System Tester with Integrated Printer, from SOLAR. This model, which offers a complete testing solution for 6- and 12-volt batteries and 12- and 24-volt charging systems, has been completely redesigned for improved ease of use and testing effectiveness, ...

Dieli to present at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) and MacKay & Company have announced the title and description of the presentation to be given by Dr. Bob Dieli of RDLB, Inc. as part of the third-annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue (HDAD) conference. Set for Jan. 26, 2015 at The Mirage in ...

B&W introducing new mounted fifth wheel product

B&W Trailer Hitches announces it will introduce its new 16,000-lb. Patriot rail-mounted fifth wheel slider hitch at the 2014 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The new Patriot rail-mounted slider complements B&W’s full line of hitches and is built to exacting specifications for smooth, flawless and virtually inaudible operation, the ...