Ken-Tool says its new tire valve installation tool is ideal for aluminum alloy and chrome-plated wheels.

Ken-Tool says its new tire valve installation tool is ideal for aluminum alloy and chrome-plated wheels.

Ken-Tool Corp. has introduced the 29850 Tire Valve Installation tool to aid tire service technicians with the installation of snap-in rubber tire valve stems into automotive, light truck and trailer wheels.

Made in the U.S.A., the new tire valve installation tool is made from cadmium plated, high carbon steel to ensure a long service life. The handle is made from a slip-resistant polymer for comfort and durability, according to the company.

The 29850 Tire Valve Installation tool has a notched polymer rim guard to protect the wheel rim from damage.

It is ideal for aluminum alloy and chrome-plated wheels, according to the company.