Features and Benefits:
- Maximum opening: 2-3/8″
- Arms are hinged at one end so they are parallel at the other end at all points
- Jaws are adjustable in width and have edges so thin that they can be forced under and over ends of valve springs to compress it for removal
- Operating screw makes ratchets and locks unnecessary
It can be very tedious when removing valve springs, but when you have this tool handy, it makes the job easier! Use to compress valve springs on Briggs and Stratton, Clinton, Kohler and other small engines. To use, remove valve cover and insert jaws around spring. A rear-mounted hand wheel makes operation easy. It’s long and slender design allows it to reach into small recesses where valve springs and retaining washers are located.