Tools & Supplies

Oct. 13, 2005

Fiber Optic Light

Advanced Technologies Intl. manufactures and distributes solid core fiber optics and explosion proof lighting systems in white and ultraviolet light. Ideally suited for:

• Fuel cell inspection
• Fuel cell maintenance
• Chemical environments
• Aerospace cargo bays
• Surface preparation
• Confined spaces
• Abrasive blasting
• Painting and coatings
• Non destructive testing

For more information call (866) 744-2285 or e-mail [email protected].

Sealant Remover

The SR Cutter from 3M removes thick layers of sealants quickly and safely without damaging the underlying paint, anodized layer, or aluminum of the aircraft. As a viable alternative to metal scrapers, it automates seam sealant removal and increases productivity. The SR Cutter reduces environmental hazards and enhances employee health and safety.For more information visit or call (800) 235-2376.

Heat Gun

Master Appliance’s Proheat VariAir heat gun, Model PH-1300, features separate temperature and airflow controls, a compact, light weight, easy-to-use design, variable temperature 130 F to 900 F, variable airflow 6 to 15 cfm, and a special electronic closed-loop temperature control system. The base provides a built-in stand for hands-free use. For more information visit or call (800) 558-9413

Torque Wrenches

Model 730 N torque wrenches from Stahlwille Tools are designed specifically for aerospace applications. Features include three-year accuracy warranty, +/- 3 percent with certificate, no springs for full use of scale, interchangeable heads, can be used as a breaker bar, and there is no need to zero the wrench. For more information visit or call (800) 695-2714.

Mobile Toolboxes

Lista’s durable, mobile Mechanics toolbox, a mini-workstation and high-density storage cabinet, can be easily maneuvered to bring parts, tools, and equipment to repair sites. The Mechanics toolbox has a wide top drawer for storing longer tools, Lista’s PreventTip interlock safety system, heavy-duty ball bearing casters, individual drawer latches, a 440-pound load capacity per drawer, and a variety of available work surfaces including butcher block and galvanized steel over wood. Lista’s flexible drawer compartment interiors can be individualized with many subdividing options. For more information call (800) 722-3020 or visit

Mobile Modular Cabinets

SteelHead Design offers mobile modular cabinets in 16-gauge stainless steel or powder-coated steel that are stackable in nine different combinations. The cabinets are 30 inches wide by 26 inches deep by 33.24 inches high. Two units feature slide-out shelves, rear cable access, and vents for storage of electronic equipment and power tools. The cabinets have full-extension ball bearing drawer and shelf slides and can be customized with attachable worktables and shelves. For more information visit or call (800) 261-0761.

Silicone Tape

Harbor Products offers Rescue Tape, a self-fusing silicone tape that meets Mil-I-46852 and CID A-A-59163. When stretched and wrapped under tension, it bonds to itself, creating an airtight, water-tight seal that’s resistant to oils, fuels, acids, solvents, saltwater, road salt, and UV rays. It can be used in electrical applications: wrap wire harnesses, waterproof electrical connections, and protect battery cables and terminals. It withstands pressure up to 700 psi. Rescue Tape is available in seven colors: black, red, white, blue, yellow, green, and clear. For more information call (877) 847-2628 or visit

Grease Joint Rejuvenator

By using the Grease Joint Rejuvenator from Innovative Products of America, you can easily open clogged landing gear, trunions, struts, or any other applications where a grease gun is used. With the Grease Joint Rejuvenator, you can force light oil into the joint, which breaks up the clog, opens the relief slots, and allows the joint to be greased. Several taps are all it takes and you save time and money. For more information visit

Tool Set

148-piece professional tool set- This 148-piece professional tool set offered by Kell-Strom contains all the tools needed for most industrial applications, including 1/4-, 3/8-, and 1/2-inch quick-release ratcheting drives. It has a wide selection of standard and deep sockets in the most common SAE and metric sizes. For more information call (860) 529-6851 or visit

TC3 Iintegrated Workstation

The Shure TC3 System is an integrated technician workstation designed to organize today’s high-tech facility into a professional workplace environment. Workbench stations are available in 4-, 5-, 6-, 8-, and 10-foot single or double bay configurations. The TC3 features a powder coat paint finish available in 22 colors. Matching tool storage cabinets with full extension 400-pound drawer capacity are available in portable or stationary versions and in various sizes. For more information visit or call (800) 227-4873.

Hi-Lok Roller Ratchet

MJ Suppliers offers a 1/4-inch on-off degree offset Hi-Lok roller ratchet. It allows one ratchet for removing Hi-Lok collars and installing Hi-Lok pins with 90 inch-pound torque. The gearless ratchet features a stainless-steel handle, one-year guarantee, and is made in the United States. For more information call (724) 695-7734 or visit