Elektron introduces TrueAutoMode for fully automatic spot welding

  TrueAutoMode is available exclusively on the Elektron MULTISPOT MI-100control T inverter spot welder.    Madison, Indiana — March 25, 2014 — Elektron has introduced what it says is collision repair industry’s first fully automatic spot welding system: TrueAutoMode. According to Elektron, TrueAutoMode automates the welding process to provide perfect, OEM-approved spot welds every time. […]

Making a Difference: A concise guide to making the world a better place

By Ian Hope   Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American philosopher, lecturer, essayist and poet who lived from 1803-1882.  One of the most often quoted speakers and writers of all time, he described success this way:   “To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to leave the world a bit better, whether by […]

OARA encourages communication at recycling showcase

By Andrew Ardizzi   OARA’s trade show and convention hits Toronto from March 28 to March 30.   Toronto, Ontario — March 26, 2014 — Recyclers and industry partners are converging on Toronto this weekend for the 2014 Ontario Auto Recycling Association (OARA) convention and trade show. “It’s the chance to showcase the industry and […]

I-CAR teams with Ford to create F-150 training program

Hoffman Estates, Illinois — March 26, 2014 — In a groundbreaking collaboration, collision repair training experts at I-CAR worked alongside Ford Motor Company engineers during the 2015 Ford F-150 design and development process, leveraging I-CAR’s expertise to create a training solution for collision repair professionals who will work on the next generation of Ford’s extremely […]

Axalta Coating Systems launches Cromax Mosaic

      Ajax, Ontario — March 26, 2014 — Axalta Coating Systems has announced the launch of a new collision basecoat system, Cromax Mosaic. The company says this new basecoat is designed to provide dependable colour matching and durable OEM quality repair.      It has a full palette of automotive OEM colors and […]

Making a Difference: A concise guide to making the world a better place

By Ian Hope   Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American philosopher, lecturer, essayist and poet who lived from 1803-1882.  One of the most often quoted speakers and writers of all time, he described success this way:   “To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to leave the world a bit better, whether by […]