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Snap-On Tools

The new AT600 Blue-Point® ½" Square Drive Lightweight and High Torque Impact Wrench by Snap-on Tools Company offers technicians great comfort and power when performing on-the-spot tasks. The durable unit offers versatile control, high torque and a lightweight feel to allow for quick and accurate fastening and removal of lug nuts, bolts and screws.

The wrench's ergonomic design helps technicians perform tasks efficiently by providing maximum comfort. The grip handle's surface is designed to allow for maximum grip and reduced vibration for tight control and smooth execution of tasks. One hand is all that is needed to perform service operations - the patent-pending one-finger forward/reverse lever and adjustable four-position air regulator are easy to control and leave the other hand free for use.

High torque provides the exceptional power for the AT600 Blue-Point Impact Wrench. The unit reaches a total of 550 ft. lbs. of forward torque and 600 ft. lbs. of reverse torque. The wrench's twin hammer mechanism, which is surrounded in an oil bath for high performance, reliability and long tool life, operates at a speed of 7,000 RPM forward and 8,000 RPM in reverse.

The 4.1-pound AT600 Blue-Point Impact Wrench has a lightweight structure that is designed to reduce user fatigue and allow technicians to perform jobs with little restraint. Both aluminum front and protective composite rear housings are chemically bonded to the molded grip and protect the unit's internal motor. The housings also provide exceptional balance and durability.

The AT600 Blue-Point ½" Square Drive Lightweight & High Torque Impact Wrench is ideally suited for a variety of on-the-spot maintenance services for vehicles including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, snowmobiles and recreational vehicles.

Snap-on Tools Company has introduced the AT702 Blue-Point® 3/8" Square Drive High Torque Air Ratchet to tighten and loosen a range of automotive repair and industrial applications with power, speed and comfort.

Patented flywheel technology enables the AT702 Blue-Point Air Ratchet to reach 65 ft. lbs. of maximum torque. The unit's mounted air motor design features ball-bearing components and a high-strength, planetary three-gear system that provides smooth operation and reaches a free speed of 200 RPM. These features allow for fast and precise completion of tasks.

The design of the AT702 Blue-Point Air Ratchet helps increase performance efficiency. A heavy-duty drive body design increases the durability of the 3/8-inch square drive. The unit's ergonomic design includes a cushioned grip and handle to reduce vibration, insulate against low temperatures and increase technicians' comfort. A high quality vinyl head boot also adds protection against damage and ensures long tool life.

The AT702 Blue-Point 3/8" Square Drive Air Ratchet weighs 2.4 pounds and measures 10.43 inches in length.

Customers and technicians can find out by contacting their local Snap-on representative, visiting www.snapon.com or calling 877-762- 7662.


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