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Conway, AR – Oct. 13, 2017 – Because of its unique and innovative technology, the John Bean® B2000P Wheel Balancer has been recognized as a Top 20 Tool by Motor magazine.

“We want to thank Motor magazine for recognizing the distinct advantages of the John Bean B2000P wheel balancer and naming it as one of the Top 20 Tools,” said Adam Brown, product manager for John Bean. “The B2000P is easy to operate and brings real value to shops of any size. Its intuitive technology is unique in the marketplace, making it one of the most productive and high-performing balancers available.”

Key technological features of the John Bean B2000P Wheel Balancing System include:

Runout Measurement – hundreds of thousands of measurement points are taken with a high resolution to create a 3D model of the tire and wheel assembly.

Laser Based Runout – quickly and easily provides advanced geometry related measurements using technology that surpasses the performance of mechanical roller-based systems.

Automatic 3D Tire Laser Mapping System – high resolution camera and laser based topography mapping emulates the same technology used by tire manufacturers in industrial applications. Tire tread and sidewall color analysis allows depth, wear and abnormalities to be displayed in a simple to interpret format.

Opti-Line Pull Correction – eliminates the need for multiple tire rotations to reposition tires and reduces the time required for road tests. Handles any kind of wheel, including wheels with directional tires.

To learn more about John Bean 2000 Wheel Balancer and other wheel service products, call 877-482-4866 or visit www.johnbean.com

About John Bean

John Bean is a world leading source for automotive undercar service equipment solutions and is one of the many brands that Snap-on offers repair shop owners and managers. Snap-on Incorporated is a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, equipment, diagnostics, repair information and systems solutions for professional users performing critical tasks. Products are sold through the company's franchisee, company-direct, distributor and Internet channels. Founded in 1920, Snap-on Incorporated is a $3.4 billion, S&P 500 company headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

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