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New HGV wheel bearing lock nut tool

Laser Tools has introduced into its HGV range this new adjustable wheel bearing lock nut tool (part number 7818).

This is a heavy-duty, fully adjustable, wheel bearing lock nut tool specifically designed and sized for HGV use. The jaws of the clamp are easily adjustable to the required size then locked in place. Used for removing and replacing wheel bearing retaining nuts (lock nuts), castellated retaining nuts, threaded bearing housing caps, grease caps, etc.

Multiple sizes and shapes can be catered for: octagonal and hexagonal fittings, groove nuts and capstan nuts with round or square peg locating holes. Six sets of locating pins are supplied: 6mm, 8mm and 10mm round and square pegs. Turn with the 3/4 inch square drive or 36mm hex. Clamping range: 70-150mm (hex), 80-160 (groove nut).

The tool is a robust design and finished with back phosphate coating for corrosion resistance.

For more information contact Tech ‘n’ Tools on 01 419 1611 or visit