hilmor press conferenceDALLAS — hilmor officially launched what the manufacturer says is of one of the most extensively researched new lines of HVACR tools and equipment at a press conference at the AHR Expo.

Featured tools include a dual readout thermometer with thermocouple clamps, electronic gauge with vacuum sensor, and aluminum manifold, both two- and four-valve.

Among the hand tools offered is a compact swage tool that enables a technician to engage the tubing, create a swage, and disengage the tubing with one hand. A compact bender features a universal crossbar with color-coded mandrels, a quick-release button to free tubes without damage, and a spring-loaded ratcheting lever.