Technical Support Directory 2008 - Tools

June 19, 2008

Brown Aviation Tool Supply Co.
2536 S.E. 15th St., Oklahoma City, OK 73129
(800) 587-3883 • (405) 688-6888
(405) 688-6555 (Fax)
Aircraft sheet metal tools to include: air tools (Sioux, Dotco, Chicago Pneumatic, Ingersoll Rand, Taylor), fastener installation tooling for CheryMAX, Huck, Hi-Lok, Jo-Bolt, etc. Rivet Squeezers both manual and pneumatic. Brown Aviation Tool Supply stocks hard-to-find piloted reamers, composite cutters, PCD Countersinks, diamond tools, carbide tools, etc. Comprehensive supplier of aircraft tools such as cutting tools, air tools, hand tools, abrasives, fastener installation tooling, rivet squeezers, etc. For technical assistance contact Michael Brown at (800) 589-3883 or email [email protected]. Hours of service: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (CST).

Genuine Aircraft Hardware Co.
4250 Aerotech Center Way, Unit B, Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 239-3169 • (805) 239-4871 (Fax)
Genuine Aircraft Hardware Co. offers a range of fasteners, aircraft hardware, fittings, and other related items and installation tooling. For technical assistance contact Technical Department at (888) 247-2738 or email [email protected]. Hours of service: Noon to 4 p.m. PT.

Heatcon Composite Systems
600 Andover Park E., Seattle, WA 98188
(206) 575-1333 • (206) 575-0856 (Fax)
HEATCON® Composite Systems is the leading international manufacturer and supplier of aerospace composite repair training, equipment, accessories, and materials. Products include the HCS9200B hot bonder and the HCS3100 series repair clave. It also supplies heat blankets, tools, prepregs, resins, honeycomb, and bagging materials, in large and small quantities for immediate delivery. For technical assistance contact Michele Gowin at (206) 575-1333 or [email protected].

Rapco Inc.
445 Cardinal Lane, Hartland, WI 53029
(262) 367-2292
Rapco Inc. is a manufacturer of aircraft pneumatic system components, brakes, and propeller de-ice products and an FAA-PMA aircraft parts manufacturing and overhaul facility. For technical assistance contact Mark Gaulke at (262) 367-2292 or email [email protected]. Hours of service: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST.

MJ Suppliers
15 Montour St., Imperial, PA 15126
(724) 695-7734 • (800) 711-5998 • (724) 695-8388 (Fax)
MJ Suppliers designs and manufactures tools including hi-lok tools, bearing swagers, and proof load bearing testers. In business since 1996 and spent 38 years in aircraft maintenance doing business as consultant and tool sales to several airlines. Continue to introduce innovative tooling keeping production goals in mind. For technical support contact Nash Lopez at (724) 695-7734 or email [email protected]. Hours: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT.

PB Swiss Tools
2481 Hilton Dr., Suite 3, Gainesville, GA, 30501
(800) 880-7007
PB Swiss Tools offers a broad range of hand tools for industry professionals, mechanics, and do-it-yourself enthusiasts. Today, the products are still entirely developed in Switzerland and produced with sustainability in mind. This results in hand tools of unsurpassed precision, toughness and flexibility. Tools include screwdrivers, hex keys, torx keys, t-handles, torque wrenches, bits, bit drivers, punches, chisels, hammers, picks, sockets, specialty tools, tool sets, etc. For technical support contact Zach Shook at (800) 880-7007 or email [email protected]. Hours: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (EST).

Klassic Tool Crib
28475 Highland Rd., Romulus, MI 48174
(734) 947-8100 • (734) 947-8101 (Fax)
Klassic Tool Crib is a provider of quality tools and accessories to the aviation industry. It offers tools and accessories for riveting, drilling, countersinking, material removal, and sheet metal fabrication products. Authorized Eckold dealer. For technical support contact Tom Brotz at (734) 947-8100 or [email protected]. Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST M-F.

TESlite BrighterIDEAS
7 Spring Water Lane, Durham, NC 27712
(919) 957-1800
Manufacturer of TESlite voltmeter leads and providers of electrical troubleshooting training. For technical support contact Dan Sullivan at [email protected]. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST)

Click Bond Inc.
2151 Lockheed Way, Carson City, NV 89706
(775) 885-8000
Click Bond designs and manufactures adhesive bonded fastening systems and advanced composite fasteners. Products include rivetless nutplates, ACRES Sleeves, bonded brackets, cable tie mounts, studs, standoffs, the Click Patch repair system, structural adhesives, and preparation materials and kits. Each fastener includes an application fixture that holds the fastener in place and ensures an optimal bondline. Services include consultation/design engineering and custom application training. For a quarter century Click Bond Inc. has provided bonded fastening solutions that produce manufacturing savings, structural enhancement and design flexibility for the aerospace, vehicle, and marine manufacturing industries. Click Bond provides design engineering and consultation services to meet specific application requirements. For technical support contact Steve Welch at [email protected]. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (PSD).

P.O. Box 191, Warrington, PA 18976
(215) 491-2132
Telsonic, maker of ultrasonic tube resonators for large cleaning vessels, is a supplier of state-of-the-art ultrasonic technology. Sample applications are welding, cleaning, screening, high-powered ultrasonic reactors and various special applications. For technical support contact James Jaworski at [email protected].

ASCO Aeronautical Inc.
P.O. Box 360406, Columbus, OH 43236-0406
(800) 378-8199
ASCO Aeronautical Inc. is a distributor of Briston spine and hex wrenches and color-coded stainless-steel set screw kits, among many other products that are used in the aviation industry. For technical support contact Ralph Graves at [email protected]. Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST).

Pan American Tool Corp.
5990 N.W. 31st Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
(954) 735-8665
Pan American Tool Corp. specializes in precision metal cutting tools and pneumatic tools for the aviation and aerospace industries. In 1999, the company became the first U.S. aircraft cutting tool specialist to achieve ISO 9001 certification. It is America’s largest in stock supplier of quality aircraft cutting tools. Products include Cobalt drills, burs, Cleco fasteners, countersinks, double margin drills, high-speed steel reamers, screwdriver bits, threaded shank adapter drills type ‘D’, full line of NOVA pneumatic tools, aerospace taps, and surface conditioning discs. For technical support contact Sarah Leon at [email protected]. Hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (EST).

Hutchins Manufacturing Company
49 N. Lotus Ave., Pasadena, CA 91107
(626) 792-8211
Hutchins manufactures in its Pasadena, CA, facility high-quality sanding equipment designed for long life and maximum operator comfort. Industrial quality surface sanders available in conventional, self-generating, or vacuum ready models. A full range of dust extraction tools are available for in-house demonstrations. Contact Hutchins Manufacturing for details. For technical support contact Glen Bresnahan at [email protected] or (626) 792-8211. Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pacific.

Kell-Strom Tool
214 Church St., Wethersfield, CT 06109
(860) 529-6851
Supplier of turbine engine tools, spark plug tools, ultrasonic cleaning equipment, protective closure and caps and other aircraft- and engine-related tools. For technical support contact Frank Kelly at [email protected]. Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST).

Mirandy Products Ltd.
1078 Grand Ave., South Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 489-6800
Mirandy Products Ltd. provides aircraft cleaners and maintenance chemicals for the airline industry and the government through a U.S. GSA contract. Mirandy offers a complete line of aircraft cleaners and other aircraft maintenance chemicals developed for cost effectiveness and performance that exceed industry standards. Its flagship product is Mirabowl Q aircraft lavatory cleaner. Developed for long-haul aircraft flights, it stands alone as the only effective 15-hour aircraft lavatory cleaner that works. Other products include: Enzymatic L, Air Brite Cones, Supple leather cleaner, Rugeeze, ACW 12, and Formula 12+. For technical support contact Dave Porter at [email protected]. Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Aircraft Tool Supply Company
P.O. Box 370, Oscoda, MI 48750
(800) 248-0638 • (989) 739-1448 (Fax)
Aircraft Tool Supply has been serving the aviation industry since 1974. It carries a wide selection of tools to meet the needs of everyone from the homebuilder to the maintenance professional. Products include the I200BCK-Complete 14 and 18mm Time-Rite Kit and the ATS Pro tube beading kit. For product support contact Desmond Lynch at (800) 248-0638 or email [email protected]. Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Hecat Inc.
4240 Jenkins Ct., Suwanee, GA 30024
(800) 380-9501
Hecat is a cleaning solution provider offering heat exchanger (oil, water, air, refrigeration, etc.) flushing tools, adapters, and chemicals; aqueous bioremediating parts washers, consulting, and specialty manufacturing. For more than 26 years, Hecat Inc. has focused on research, development, engineering, and manufacturing of effective equipment, processes, chemicals, and procedures for cleaning compact heat exchangers; providing innovative, proven, and effective cleaning solutions to automotive, fleet, and aircraft OEMs, as well as individual service providers and aftermarket suppliers. For technical support contact Karl Matis at [email protected]. Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EST).

Snap-on Industrial
2801 80th St., Kenosha, WI 53141
(877) 740-1900
From hand tools to asset management tools, Snap-on Industrial offers a tremendous range of tools, from hand tools to work stations, all designed, built and tested to meet demands for quality and long-life performance. Snap-on also offers asset control systems and specialty tools to tool crib management and services. For technical support contact Pat McDevitt at [email protected]. Hours of service are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CST).

Daniels Manufacturing Corp. (DMC)
526 Thorpe Rd., Orlando, FL 32824-8133
(407) 855-6161
With almost 60 years of industry experience, Daniels Manufacturing Corp. (DMC) is the leading manufacturer of mil-qualified crimp termination tools, wiring system maintenance tool kits, and insertion/removal tools. DMC also supplies backshell assembly tools, ALPHATRON wire crimp pull testers, and SAFE-T-CABLE, the time-saving substitute for safety Lockwire. For technical support contact Gary Moore at [email protected] or (407) 855-6161. Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday-Friday EST.

BB Products
P.O. Box 403, Sterling, MA 01564
(508) 867-5213
In addition to custom CNC machining, BB Products manufactures oil filter service tools. Products include oil filter can cutters, oil filter holders, and oil filter media cutters. These tools increase safety as well as save time for busy shops cutting many filters each week. For technical support contact Don Beyer at [email protected] or (508) 867-5213. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday.