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BA THREAD SOCKET SET FROM LASER

If you are working with BA fasteners then turn to Laser Tools – this new BA socket and spanner set (part number 7132) covers the most commonly used sizes.

BA (British Association) screw thread sizes cover a range of small screw thread, originally being specified at the end of the nineteenth century as the British standard fastener for small electrical devices and scientific equipment. The design of the BA thread profile lends itself to low-torque applications. They are used for miniature instruments, clocks, optics, moving coil meters, conduit boxes, micro applications and modelling. BA fasteners can still be found on classic cars More >

JUMP TO IT

These amazingly small and lightweight portable lithium-ion power packs, act as a charger, torch and will jumpstart a vehicle with a flat battery.

The Jumpstart Micro 350 can be used as:

Jumpstart suitable for a car with a flat battery with a starting current of 200A and a peak current of 400A.

Lithium-ion power pack with 2x USB 5V ports and 12V/19V outlets for phones and computers and has a 1watt LED torch

Also included are a range of connectors including vehicle aux, mains charger and a 4-in-1 device adaptor for phones, tablets, etc.

This device can be used approximately twenty times on a single More >

ON THE UPRAMP WITH B&G RACING

These B-G Racing Mid-Rise Vehicle Ramps are ideal for multiple applications.

The ramps have 110mm of lift for quick under-body maintenance tasks. They also provide enough clearance to enable trolley jacks to safely access the lifting points of lowered vehicles. The gentle gradient makes them suitable for use on most lowered vehicles, kitcars, sportscars, rally cars and racecars.

These ramps are produced from a durable black polypropylene (PP) and have a combined weight loading capacity of 5000kg (11000lb) as a pair. They are priced at £83.99 inc VAT.

For more details visit 01268 764 411 or visit www.bg-racing.co.uk ENDS.

 

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MX-5 DAMPERS FROM GAZ AND DAMPERTECH

GAZ has announced that it can now offer a special lightweight GAZ Gold Track/Road, all-aluminium bodied coil-lover kit for the Mazda MX-5 Mk1/2.

The kit includes adjustable coil-overs on which the ride height can be adjusted through 60mm. The height adjusters have a coarse acme-form thread for ease of adjustment and to ensure that they remain in good order even after considerable service.

Damping rates are also variable by means of an adjuster knob on the damper bodies. The GAZ Gold range is designed primarily for out-and-out racing so each comes with a gas cell in the reservoir filled with a high viscosity More >

STACKED HEELS

These B-G Racing Mid-Rise Vehicle Ramps are ideal for multiple applications.

The ramps have 110mm of lift for quick under-body maintenance tasks. They also provide enough clearance to enable trolley jacks to safely access the lifting points of lowered vehicles. The gentle gradient makes them suitable for use on most lowered vehicles, kitcars, sportscars, rally cars and racecars.

These ramps are produced from a durable black polypropylene (PP) and have a combined weight loading capacity of 5000kg (11000lb) as a pair. They are priced at £83.99 inc VAT.

For more details visit 01268 764 411 or visit  HYPERLINK “http://www.bg-racing.co.uk” www.bg-racing.co.uk ENDS.

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IT’S ALL ABOUT THE PREP

DEI’s Boom Mat Prep Spray is a simple one-step rust converter and neutralising spray. It converts rust to a tough, long-term protective covering and prolongs the life of any ferrous metal. The spray does not require any major surface preparation. It goes on clear and dries to a black paintable surface. It creates the ideal surface for installing Boom Mat acoustic and heat damping material.

To keep up with the very latest DEI product info visit www.nimbusmotorsport.com  ENDS.

POCKET-SIZED CHARGER

New Energizer are these pocket-sized battery chargers, which can start a car several times from a single-charge and it can cope with capacities of 3-litre diesels and 4-litre petrol, priced at £54.98 with more information from  HYPERLINK “http://www.energizerautomotive.com” www.energizerautomotive.com ENDS.

A BLANKET FOR YOUR TURBOCHARGER THIS WINTER!

As the cold nights creep in, there’s never been a better moment to treat your big turbo to a nice new blanket to keep it warm, or cool… depending on how you look at it.

There’s no doubt the tight confines of any engine bay could benefit from slightly less underbonnet heat, particularly if you’re heading along the path of ECU remaps and extra boost.

The sleeve you see here is called a ‘turbo blanket’, and it could save your engine bay from a lot of damage. Turbochargers generate a lot of heat, but a blanket keeps that heat contained, preventing it from spreading throughout More >

BULB PULLER

These new Bulb Pliers from Laser Tools (part number 7270) are designed to remove and install hard-to-reach and hard-to-remove bulbs fitted to cars, boats, planes, arcade games, vending machines and a multitude of electronic devices. The neat and compact scissor design and angled tongs fit into tight and deep spots where fingers cannot. The tool will reach and grip the smallest of bulbs, in the tightest of spots, without damage.

Gently and firmly grips the glass shell of the bulb, the rubber-coated cupped ends creating a circular gripping area, preventing bulb breakage. Works with all types of bulbs, fuses, relays and other More >

MAXIMUM IMPACT

 

New from Draper Tools is this ten-piece metric deep-impact socket set, which is supplied chemically-blacked in chrome vanadium in millimetre sizes 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24 and 27mm.

Draper say that these are the only impact sockets with electric drills or air compressors. The sets are priced at £44.86 inc VAT with more information from  HYPERLINK “http://www.drapertools.co.uk” www.drapertools.co.uk ENDS.