The Hofmann Corporation, a worldwide company, began in 1931 as a privately-owned company located in Pfungstadt, Germany. Hofmann USA began manufacturing, distributing and servicing its products in North America in 1969. In 1997, Hofmann Corporation was purchased by Snap-on, Inc. Since this purchase, Hofmann has taken steps to strengthen its position in the marketplace with a solid feature-packed product offering. Combined with our sister company in Canada, Hofmann Balancing Techniques, Ltd., we have become a major supplier of professional shop equipment to the automotive aftermarket in North America. Today, we have in place a nationwide factory-trained independent sales and service network to support our products. The Hofmann training center, located just outside of Little Rock, Arkansas is fully equipped to train factory representatives, service technicians, distributors and automotive technicians on the latest products available
The Hofmann monty FA 1000 fully-automatic tire changer is designed to safely and efficiently change all types of tire and wheel combinations. The innovative design features on the monty FA 1000 include: computerized mount/demount programs, automatic tire diameter measurement, automatic laser-profiling of the wheel, integrated wheel lift, electro-hydraulic center clamping, two-speed drive system and top-side bead inflation.
With dual-disc bead breaker, center clamp system and automatic demounting tool make Monty 8600 the most productive tire changer solution on the market. Leverless demounting and powered wheel lift reduce technician fatigue and opportunity for injury. Dual disc bead breakers are servo positioned and electronically synchronized so the technician can efficiently maintain a safe and ergonomic body position.
The Monty 3550em Two-Speed tire changer with patented EasyMont Pro Pneumatic Bead Assist is equipped to handle wheel diameters up to 30". The Monty 3550 series is specifically designed to change low-profile, high-performance and run-flat tires, maximizing a shop’s versatility. The advantage of 14 RPM allows the technician faster throughput thorugh the bay. The pneumatically-controlled mount/demount head eases operator effort while still allowing for manual guidance and movement. The EasyMont Pro holds the bead into the drop center, making one-operator tire changes possible on low-profile, high-performance and run-flat tires. Now available in a new two-speed configuration.
Hofmann’s Monty 3300 AT Plus lever-less high-performance tire changer is designed for high-volume tire shops, multi-bay repair shops and car dealerships. Technicians can effortlessly and safely change standard tires of the most difficult performance tires on cars, SUV's, and light trucks. The Monty 3300 AT Plus features a powerful, multi-position bead breaker that delivers 3,000 lbs. of power at the bead shovel, making easy jobs of both the stiffest and softest sidewalls.
Hofmann’s Monty 1625 Two-Speed tire changer is designed for high-volume tire shops, multi-bay repair shops and car dealerships. The Monty 1625 series swing-arm tire changers feature 24" outer-wheel clamping standard (28" with optional adapters). The advantage of 14 RPM allows the technician faster throughput thorugh the bay. These tire changers feature a four-jaw clamping chuck which is self-centering and clamps wheels with either a 26" inner or 24" outer diameter.