Under the UK Spotlight

Under the UK Spotlight

First picture of an Evolution 5000 drive-on jig measuring system, just installed in at a specialist bodyshop – somewhere in the UK. It’s almost ‘mood lighting’ for the latest member of the Globaljig collision repair systems family. Complete with an on-board pulling system, the Evolution 5000 is an economical version of the Globaljig Rotax. New…

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Lecturers Get the Measure of Body Repair Equipment from Tri-Sphere

Lecturers Get the Measure of Body Repair Equipment from Tri-Sphere

Left to Right: Stephen Brady, Enda Breslin, Frank O’Neill, Jason Phillips. Tri-Sphere has supplied a Chief electronic measuring system to the School of Transport Engineering, Environment and Planning at the Technical University of Dublin (TUD). The new equipment forms part of a €500,000 refurbishment of the body repair facilities and the introduction of a new…

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The ULTRASONIC Plastic Welding Kit from Tri-Sphere

The ULTRASONIC Plastic Welding Kit from Tri-Sphere

Tri-Sphere has added a plastic welding kit to an expanding range of equipment for vehicle repair specialists. The touchscreen operated ULTRASONIC PLASTIC WELDING KIT is the very latest in easy to use essential bodyshop equipment. Click the Ultrasonic link below to watch a demonstration: ULTRASONIC Plastic Welding Kit No heat is involved. Use the ULTRASONIC PLASTIC WELDING…

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Licensed to Thrill at Silverstone

Licensed to Thrill at Silverstone

Aston Martin Lagonda and EON Productions, the company that produces the James Bond films, celebrate the 1,007th Formula 1 Grand Prix, which takes place at Silverstone this weekend. The two Aston Martin Red Bull Racing F1TM cars will feature the iconic 007 logo with Bond number plates on the back of their rear wings. Max…

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Double JLR Reward for Tri-Sphere Customer Banburys

Double JLR Reward for Tri-Sphere Customer Banburys

Bodyshop equipment supplier Tri-Sphere has congratulated it’s Fareham-based customer Banburys for being named Jaguar Land Rover’s overall Body & Paint Centre of the Year 2018-19. The independent prestige vehicle body repair specialist also collected the JLR Body & Paint Centre of the Year 2018-19 award for the Southern Region. Bodyshop Manager Tim Hulse (left) received…

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Welding Systems Vote of Confidence

Welding Systems Vote of Confidence

Two ELMA-Tech spot welding machines – PREMIUMspot VISION and ELMAspot VISION – are listed in the Opel/Vauxhall workshop catalogue. We think this is a massive vote of confidence in ELMA-Tech performance. The fully automatic spot welding process control system used in these machines was originally developed in close cooperation with Opel and the system shown…

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The Science Behind the McPherson Bridge

The Science Behind the McPherson Bridge

Because today’s professional repairers need up to date information in order to repair the latest vehicles, specialist bodyshop equipment supplier Tri-Sphere works hard to ensure the data required is available on demand. For example, McPherson struts often move on impact. Repairers need to know the precise locations of key points on the vehicle in relation…

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Good SWOT

Good SWOT

At Tri-Sphere, we like to provide training updates. Here are a few reminders about jig technique – based on site visits. This is a quick-fire SWOT analysis for jig operators and panel beaters: Safety cables prevent injury Worn tapes will eventually compromise accuracy Overhauled equipment can increase efficiency and profitability Data is only useful and…

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Securing the Globaljig

Securing the Globaljig

People often ask if it’s hard to set up the Globaljig and affix it to a vehicle. The answer is – not really. Take a look at this very short video. It shows the Globaljig being assembled, lined up and fixed to the latest chassis of an Aston Martin DB11. Familiarity with the equipment is…

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