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BendPak to debut eight-armed car lift concept at NADA Expo

Octa-Flex lift-assist arms can be used to help lift and maneuver heavy vehicle components like EV battery packs, drivetrains, tires, and wheel assemblies.

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BendPak Announces Showcase Lineup at 2023 SEMA Show

BendPak is introducing new lifts, wheel service equipment and other automotive products at the SEMA show.

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AMN Drivetime with BendPak’s President and CEO Jeff Kritzer

Kritzer worked his way up from the shipping and receiving department to president and CEO.

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BendPak Invests in New Global Headquarters

BendPak announced a new headquarters in Agoura Hills, California, for enhanced operations.

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BendPak Completes East Coast Expansion

BendPak expanded its Alabama campus with a new 90,000-square-foot logistics center.

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BendPak Introduces New Two-Post Lift

BendPak introduced its AP Series, a two-post lift with patent-pending features designed to make lifting internal combustion and electric cars, trucks and vans safer, easier and more efficient. The AP Series features a swing arm design that offers both greater under-vehicle clearance and better extension and retraction to enable technicians to reach the OEM-recommended lift

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BendPak Introduces Ergochair Brand with Ergo-RS Model

BendPak has introduced Ergochair, a new brand dedicated to helping technicians work more comfortably. BendPak says its new crossover work seat offers a range of adjustments to make performing awkward tasks in the shop more ergonomic, reducing stress and strain to deliver greater productivity and fewer injuries. Bendpak debuted its Ergochair and the first products

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Dannmar Introduces New Heavy-Duty Two-Post Lifts

Dannmar, a BendPak brand, introduced two symmetric heavy-duty two-post lifts big enough to service pickups and loaded medium-duty trucks and cars. Both the D2-12C and D2-15C lifts feature a clear-floor design to roll equipment under the lift, oversized 53-in. tall carriages for superior strength, triple-telescoping arms and extended-height top beams to provide the clearance work

BendPak Announces Senior Leadership Succession Plan

BendPak announced changes to its executive team effective August 3. President Don Henthorn, who has led the company since establishing it in 1965, will take on a more limited role in its daily operations as chairman emeritus. Jeff Kritzer will be promoted from executive vice president to succeed Henthorn as president and CEO. At the

The Future of Technology & Updates for Tire Equipment

Equipment innovation experts forecast what technology will be used in tire changers and wheel balancers in five to 10 years. This article is a Part Two continuation of a three-part article series on equipment innovations.

Tech Innovations Evolve Tire Changers and Wheel Balancers

Experts from Coats, Hunter Engineering and BendPak explain the types of technology they are using in tire changers and wheel balancers. This is Part One of a three-part article series.

BendPak Introduces New QuickJack TL Portable Car Lifts

QuickJack lifts are compact, frame-engaging models with an open-center design for complete access to the vehicle’s undercarriage, BendPak said.

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