S.A.L.  WHEEL BALANCER FROM LAUNCH TECHNOLOGIES

Launch Technologies recently announced the introduction of an improved off-car wheel balancer. This state of the art wheel balancer has a number of unique features including six different balancing modes:

  1. Std – Standard Profile: For common steel rims and clip/adhesive weights
  2. Alu-1 – for Alloy Rims: Internal/external adhesive weights
  3. Alu-2 – for Alloy Rims: Internal adhesive weights
  4. Alu-3 – for Alloy Rims: clip weight on the inner edge and adhesive weights on the drop centre behind the wheel flange
  5. Alu-4 – for Alloy Rims: clip weight on the inner edge and adhesive on the outer edge
  6. Alu-5 – for Alloy Rims: clip weights on the outer edge and adhesive weights on the inner edge

 

The S.A.L. 820 also includes electronic measuring via internal and external gauges as well as a wheel optimization programme for wheels with a high static imbalance, of the order of 30 to 35g. This letter programme can be easily followed by carrying out the instructions/message displayed on the VDU.

August 2010