Frame clinic for techies

May 25, 2006
The American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists, (ACOFAS) is offering a new technician training clinic focusing on truck and trailer chassis frame straightening techniques this September in Akron, OH

The American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists, (ACOFAS) is offering a new technician training clinic focusing on truck and trailer chassis frame straightening techniques this September in Akron, OH.

The two-day clinic will start by covering:

  • safety procedures for working on frame straightening equipment
  • proper worker gear (shoes, gloves, eye protection, helmet, etc.)
  • what the limitations of the equipment are
  • terminology of experienced technicians.

    The rest of the clinic will be spent in the shop with technicians being placed into groups according to levels of expertise, ACOFAS said.

    The cost of this event is $150 for ACOFAS members and $300 for non-members. For further information contact Tony Porretta at [email protected] or Gordon Botts at [email protected].

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