Magnets and Mirrors safely extend mechanics' reach.

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Suited for automotive aftermarket and professional mechanics, extendable magnets and mirrors feature ergonomic grip and telescopic handles that let users to pick up metal, reach tight places, or inspect items located in hard-to-access areas. Mirrors are offered with rectangular, square, or round reflectors and come in 6½-32 in. lengths. Able to pick up items weighing from 5-30 lb, depending on model, magnets have powder-coated steel casings and come in 6½-32 in. lengths.

Original Press Release:

New Tools Go Where Human Hands Cannot

U.S.-made Magnets, Mirrors Comfortably, Safely Extend Reach

Wixom, MI (April 2, 2007) - K-Tool International (KTI), a leading manufacturer of tools for the automotive aftermarket and professional mechanic, has added a new line of extendable magnets and mirrors to its line of specialty tools.

Easy to use, KTI's magnets and mirrors feature an ergonomic grip and telescopic handles, which allow users to pick up metal, reach tight places, or inspect items hidden or located in hard to access areas.

Among the new offerings is a magnetic retriever able to pick up an amazing 30 lbs.

Available with rectangular, square or round reflectors, these mirrors are ideal for looking under hard to reach places, such as vehicles, shelves and workbenches. The inspection mirrors, manufactured with high quality polished glass, are protected with a nylon head designed to withstand professional environments. Expandable mirrors are available in three lengths, with telescopic handles ranging from 6 1/2"-32" (model dependent).

Readily able to retrieve or clean up dropped metal, these magnets pick up items weighing 5 lbs. to 30 lbs. Powder-coated steel casings reduce side pull, while powerful, lightweight magnets save the user's back from continuous bending and stooping. Telescopic magnets are available in five models, ranging from 6 1/2"-32" long (model dependent).

Mirrors and magnets are also available in a 24-piece counter display.

About K-Tool International
K-Tool International (KTI), based in Wixom, Michigan, designs, develops and manufactures over 3,000 hand tools, equipment, specialty tools and accessory items. Serving the aftermarket and professional mechanic through distribution since 1984, KTI leads the market by ensuring that its products are rugged, reliable and reasonably priced. KTI has implemented a business model that combines manufacture of innovative, value-priced, high quality tools with industry-leading customer service and support. KTI interacts closely with its customers and continuously expands its offerings to meet the changes of a dynamic marketplace. For further information, visit

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