Matco Tools is being recognized with a 2012 Innovation Award from Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) for the PRO1000 Borescope.
Matco Tools takes pride in the quality of its automotive repair and diagnostic products, and is now being recognized for that innovation. The professional automotive tool company received a 2012 Innovation Award from Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) for the PRO1000 borescope. Winners were announced at the 2012 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) on Tuesday, Oct. 30, in Las Vegas.
The PRO1000 Borescope was chosen as the most innovative product in the Inspection Tools, Lab Scopes category. Winners are chosen by PTEN’s panel of active and independent technicians, shop owners, mechanics and tool distributors, making the results a reflection of industry trends, product utility and end-user popularity.
“Matco went to technicians, shop owners and service managers to understand challenges and create a solution for ever-increasing warranty documentation needs,” said Aaron Allison, product manager at Matco Tools. “The PRO1000 was developed to solve these issues with a built-in image organization system that’s unique, and features that allow shops to save time, document warranty repairs and insurance claims, and ultimately be more profitable.”
The PRO1000 borescope has a 5.5 mm camera head with 8x’s zoom and a 39” pipe to access tight spots without teardowns, saving up to 90 percent on warranty repair evaluations.* Plus, it is easy to operate, lightweight and ergonomic with four buttons that run everything from a simple on-screen display. Shoot photos, video and audio, and toggle between them for faster problem diagnosis.
The PRO1000 Borescope is only available from Matco Tools. To locate a distributor in your area and for more information on the product, call 1-866-289-8665 or visit www.matcotools.com.
About Matco Tools
Matco Tools manufactures, distributes and services premium quality automotive equipment, tools, and tool storage for the professional technician. The company has more than 60 years of national brand experience in the automotive equipment industry and a vast product line of more than 13,000 of the highest quality, innovative tools and accessories. The company’s franchise offering has no initial franchise fee, monthly royalties, or advertising fees. Initial corporate and ongoing local training create and build outstanding value for the franchisee’s business. For more information on Matco Tools products or franchise opportunities, visit www.matcotools.com.