Mercantile Development Inc.
Mercantile Development, Inc., founded in 1947, is a manufacturer
of non-woven wiping materials. For 17 years, MDI distributors have
supplied self-service car wash operators with Wet Towel All-Purpose
What's New/Best Seller Atlas Dry Towels and The Champ Body Towels.
Advantages/Features Low lint, durable and absorbent, The Champ
Body Towels and Atlas Dry Towels are engineered to perform task-specific
jobs. The user-friendly vendor decal graphics encourage customers
to purchase two towels for every interior and exterior cleaning/drying
need. Keep your customer satisfied with the new high-performance,
extra-profitable dry towel line. Ten extra towels free in each case
while supplies last. Free vendor decal with case purchase.
Customer/Operator Support National distribution network,
toll free factory-direct customer service line.
Contact Mercantile Development, Inc., 10 Waterview Drive,
P.O. Box 825, Shelton, CT 06484. (203) 922-8880. Toll free: (800)
243-2778. Fax: (203) 922-8279. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.mdiwipers.com.
St. Catharines, Ontario
V ENDplus is a manufacturer of self-serve car wash equipment, and
a supplier of car wash parts, supplies and in-bay automatic control
What's New/Best Seller Washstand Coin-Op System.
Advantages/Features The most economic and versatile system
on the market. This system is designed to service one individual
bay, which means it is much easier to service than central station
units, as well as it makes it easy to add additional bays to the
site. This system is ideally suited for use in underground parking
garages (residential or commercial) or as a prep station. The standard
features include a powder-coated frame, 5hp 208VAC 3 phase motors,
direct drive pumps and stainless steel solenoids. The unit is complete
with fused disconnect box and is completely pre-wired and pre-plumbed
- just hook in the power and water. ESA and CSA approved.
Price Available on request.
Contact VENDplus (Paul Carney, President), 7-463 Eastchester
Avenue, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada L2M 6S2. (905) 685-3898.
Toll free: (800) 565-3090. Fax: (905) 685-8268. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.carwashdirect.com.
Summit Auto Wash Systems Inc.
Since 2000, Summit Auto Wash Systems has prided their successful
results on the masterfully designed pump stand for the
self-serve car wash industry. Its continuous improvement philosophy
is instrumental in
producing top-performing equipment, and is quickly becoming a leader
in the car wash equipment manufacturing industry.
What's New/Best Seller Pump stands.
Advantages/Features The pressure-fed pump system reduces pump
head wear and prolongs the life of pumps and related equipment.
From the durable tubular powder-coated pump stands with
their tough rust-resistant surface to the Cat pumps, Teco Westinghouse
5-hp motors, glycerine-filled high-pressure gauges, superior pressure-regulating
valves, and individual electrical bay
control panels, these pump stands will provide long-term low-maintenance
Contact Summit Auto Wash Systems Inc., 9758 - 45 Ave.,
Edmonton, AB, Canada T6E 5C5. (780) 439-9222. Fax: (780) 433-4919.
Windtrax, a family owned and operated business has been a leader
in the self-serve car wash industry for car wash parts, supplies
and equipment for over twenty-eight years.
What's New/Best Seller Triple color foam brush and tri foam conditioner
Advantages/Features This system is designed to be used for either
triple color foam brush or triple color foam conditioner with foam
guns. The same system may be used for either application but a separate
unit is required for each. Compact wall mount unit can be configured
to accommodate from one to eight bays. The system is also available
as a floor stand model. Frame and tanks constructed of maintenance-free
stainless steel, is pretested and is ready to install. Existing
equipment may be able to be used in some installations. Additional
items are needed for a new installation.
Customer/Operator Support Each unit is tested before it
leaves our factory and carries the manufacturer warranty on parts.
Usually available within five to seven days of placing order.
Contact Windtrax, Inc., 6800 Foxridge Drive, Mission,
KS 66202. (913) 789-9100. Toll free: (800) 443-0676. Fax: (913)
789-9393 (for orders) or (913) 789-9110 (all other faxes). E-mail:
Dultmeier Sales LLC
Dultmeier Sales has supplied equipment and supplies to the car
wash industry since 1983. We represent over 350 manufacturers and
sell a wide range of products into the car/truck wash, auto detailing
and mobile cleaning markets. Our catalogs are available to you free
What's New/Best Seller Model 25VM Mega Coin & Bill Meter
and Model 10BA Bill Acceptor Meter.
Advantages/Features The Model 25VM accepts multiple coins and/or
bills; contains a Digital, LED readout; includes a 10-position rotary
switch and electronic coin mechanism; features a heavy-gauge stainless
steel construction; has an upper door hinged for easy access and
maintenance; and is
available in vault-ready or with built-in coin box. Model 10BA can
be wired to your existing bay meter; features heavy duty, stainless
steel construction; and has an enclosed and shielded round lock
for extra security. You determine which bill denominations you want
Price Available upon request, or visit our website where you
can shop online.
Contact Dultmeier Sales LLC (Mike Hansen), 13808 Industrial
Road, Omaha, NE 68137. (402) 333-1444. Toll free: (800) 228-9666.
Fax: (402) 333-5546. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.dultmeier.com.
Scotch Plaid, Inc. has manufactured car wash cleaning solutions,
towels, parts and supplies since 1953. They provide a nationwide
distributor network for car wash operator convenience. Call today
for the distributor nearest you!
What's New/Best Seller Super Saver Model 2500 Car Wash System.
Advantages/Features By far the most popular model, the
Super Saver Model 2500 Car Wash System is the operator's choice.
Loaded with the most advanced technology in the industry, this system
can deliver an outstanding performance as well as give you years
of trouble-free service. Ideal for new multiple bay locations or
for remodels where space is at a premium. Available with optional
Money Manager Accounting System. Manufactured to your specifications.
Customer/Operator Support Nationwide network of experienced
Price Available upon request.
Contact Scotch Plaid, Inc. (Larry Barnes), 2969 Reward
Lane, Dallas, TX 75220. (214) 358-2575. Toll free: (800) 527-5220
Fax: (214) 358-2592. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.scotchplaid.com.
Klopp Coin Counters
Klopp has been a manufacturer of high-quality, economically-Priced
coin handling equipment since 1931. Their superb reputation for
accuracy, rugged dependability and almost no need for service has
been justifiably earned through the test of time.
What's New/Best Seller 2000 Series Model SM-W Wet Coin Sorter.
Advantages/Features The SM-W will sort up to four wet
coin or token denominations, including the gold dollar, simultaneously
at a rate of approximately 900 coins per minute. Manually operated
for total safety, the basic sorter models will sort wet US and Canadian
dollars, plus all other coins and tokens. Factory adjusted models
are available for custom needs, including the large 1-1/8 token.
Car wash operators can now both sort and count their wet coins and
tokens immediately after collection! They no longer need to spend
valuable time drying coins before processing them.
Price Available upon request.
Contact Jack Lanagan, Klopp International, Inc., 225 Dunbar
Court, PO Box 7000, Oldsmar, FL 34677-6805. (813) 855-6789. Toll
free: (800) 356-9080. Fax: (813) 854-3069. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.kloppcoin.com.
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Rowe International began manufacturing bill changers for the vending
industry in 1962. Business quickly expanded to support and serve
the car wash & laundry industry with two of the most complete
lines of bill changers available today.
What's New/Best SellerThe BC and Century series of changers.
Advantages/Features Rowe has improved the BC line by combining
their renowned escrow system with direct pay. Now, coins for the
larger bills will be first dispensed with escrow, and the remainder
of the coins is fed directly to the coin cup! Next Gen bills, tentatively
scheduled for release next fall, will only require an EPROM/ interface
board change on your Control board. Rowe engineering is working
hard with the Federal Bureau of Engraving & Printing to ensure
a smooth transition to these new bills. For the Century series,
all are available with factory-installed Coinco Bill Acceptors!
Operators now have a choice of Coinco from Rowe, or no acceptor
at all. If the operator opts out of choosing a bill acceptor, many
interface cables are included that will allow the operator a choice
of other compact style acceptors.
Contact Rowe International, Inc., 1500 Union Avenue,
S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49507-1884 (John Margold). (616) 248-0463.
Fax: (616) 247-6531. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.roweinternational.com.
Magic Wand Car Wash Systems
Magic Wand has been in the car wash manufacturing business since
1965. It offers three
different models of self-service equipment with all low-pressure
functions available, including a Tri Color Foam Brush System and
Tri Color Foam Conditioner System.
What's New/Best Seller #280E Compact Unit Touch Pad.
Advantages/Features Would you like to see a revolutionary touch
pad that is completely sealed and tamperproof? Check out the #280E
Compact Unit. All models have entirely stainless steel tanks, stainless
solenoid valves, all brass fittings, stainless mounting plates and
individual adjustments for detergents and wax. All units include
pressure regulators, gauges and stainless steel tubular frames with
stainless panel box. Additional bays can be added later to any of
its modular units. Units are pre-wired and pre-plumbed for minimal
installation time. With the highest quality component parts and
different styles of meters, how can you go wrong?
Installation Magic Wand has a nationwide distributor's network
second to none and offers installation and local service.
Customer/Operator Support Magic Wand offers continuing
support with their toll-free number and technicians are available
for any problems you might need to discuss. Nationwide distributors
are available for additional support.
Delivery o 3-4 weeks after placing order. Each unit is designed
specifically for the customers' individual needs.
Price Costs depend on the optional equipment the customer wants
or needs. Each package is Priced and custom designed for the person
purchasing the unit.
Contact Magic Wand Car Wash Systems (Jessie Honeycutt),
1100 Page Street, Bristol, VA 24201. Toll free: (800) 336-8795.
Fax: (276) 466-4256. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.magicwandcarwash.com.
North Little Rock, Arkansas
For 20 years CustomKraft has manufactured the MultiPressure System(r)
which features simple and reliable equipment for the self-service
What's New/Best Seller Super 12-Function MultiPressure System.
Advantages/Features The Super 12-Function MultiPressure System
has 12 functions and three operating pressures. The system uses
the same pump for the high-, medium-, and low-pressure and delivers
any cycle with hot or cold water. Pressure may be adjusted from
50 psi to full operating pressure. CustomKraft units use only one
hose per boom. Installation time and maintenance is reduced by eliminating
low-pressure pumps and in-bay check valves. The equipment is ETL/CETL
approved. CustomKraft now offers a Super 12-Function Dual Feed control
box. This dual feed bay control box features coin and bill acceptance
with credit card validation as an option.
Customer/Operator Support CustomKraft has an experienced
staff and a modern 43,000 square foot manufacturing plant for support.
Additionally, an extensive North American distribution network of
qualified representatives is available for technical assistance
Delivery/Installation Delivery is 45 days from order.
Price Available through the CustomKraft website or local distributor.
Contact CustomKraft Industries Inc. (Gary Wirges), 4611
W. Bethany, North Little Rock, AR 72117. Toll free: (800) 869-1448.
Fax: (501) 945-3408. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.customkraft.com.
Superior Car Wash Systems Inc.
Superior Car Wash Systems has manufactured high quality car wash
systems since 1972.
What's New/Best Seller The STAXJ Series Self-Service System.
Advantages/Features Uses less equipment room space; all
stainless-steel construction; world-class Cat(r) pumps; UL approved
motor control centers; stainless-steel solenoid valves; cold water
rinse system; chemical tanks with automatic mixers; precision pressure
regulators. Optional equipment includes foaming brush, pre-soak,
engine/tire cleaner, 3-color foaming brush and protectant, and automatic
freeze protection system.
Customer/Operator Support Nationwide network of experienced
Price Will vary according to options required.
Contact Superior Car Wash Systems Inc. (Wes Osborne), 2831
W. Weldon Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85017. (602) 248-8943. Toll free:
(800) 528-4063. Fax: (602) 265-1248. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.superiorcarwash.com.
Hamilton Mfg. is the first company to manufacture a rear-load changer.
What's New/Best Seller The Gold Line(r) 3600R Rear-load
Advantages/Features The new Gold Line 3600R Changer is one
of the most versatile changers around. Choose from a variety of
validators including the Hamilton STA or XE, Coinco(r), Mars(r),
CashCode(r) and Conlux(r). You can also choose between one or two
validators; one, two or three hoppers; and you can add a coin acceptor!
These options are also easily adaptable to add on as needed. The
Gold Line 3600R Changer offers plenty of possibilities to grow your
equipment with your business.
Customer/Operator Support Factory customer service phone
support line. Experienced nationwide network of distributors and
factory-trained service representatives.
Price Available upon request
Contact Hamilton Mfg. Corp. 1026 Hamilton Drive, Holland, OH
43528. (419) 867-4858. Toll free: (888) 723-4858. Fax: (419) 867-4850.
Web site: www.hamiltonmfg.com.
Mark VII Equipment, founded in 1966, is a leading national touch-free
manufacturer. Committed to research and development, the company
designs, manufactures, and distributes Mark VII AquaJet(r) GT Series
Touch-free and MR+ Touch-free in-bay automatic rollover systems,
as well as self-service and tunnel systems.
What's New/Best Seller AquaJet Self-Serve System.
Advantages/Features The new fully-integrated system has
enhanced visual appeal. It features all-copper and stainless plumbing,
stainless steel construction, modular design, independent adjustable
flow meters and air regulators on all low pressure functions, individual
shut-off valves, new tangle-free overhead booms, advanced electronics,
and improved, larger coin boxes. Extended wash options include low-pressure
or high-pressure hot presoak, high-pressure rinse, tire cleaner,
clearcoat protectant, Bubble Brush(r), spot free rinse, Tri-foam
Brush(tm), bug cleaner, wheel cleaner, tri-color foaming conditioner,
and glass cleaner. Operators have the option of adding WashAlert(r)
104, a round-the-clock remote monitoring system which provides automated
warnings about car wash operations.
Delivery/Installation The equipment is delivered factory direct,
pre-wired and pre-plumbed for easy installation.
Customer/Operator Support Local distributor network with
factory-trained service technicians, and a 24-hour hotline supported
by factory professionals, are available to customers.
Price Competitive Prices are available upon request.
Contact Mark VII Equipment, Inc., 5981 Tennyson St., Arvada,
CO 80003. (303) 423-4910. Toll free: (800) 525-8248. Fax: (303)
430-0139. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.mark7inc.com.
Grand Rapids, Michigan
GinSan manufactures a wide range of self-serve car wash products.
What's New/Best Seller The Ultimate System.
Advantages/Features The Ultimate system is designed specifically
to meet the needs of the self-serve operation using a stainless
steel system that features Cat or Hypro belt-driven pumps; 5-hp
motors; air operated diaphragm pumps for delivery of presoak, foam
brush, tire clean and optional low pressure wax; hydrominders to
automatically mix all cleaning agents and solutions; easy access
to and availability of all components; unobstructed storage for
5-gallon pails; and an integral pressurized rinse manifold, as well
as a water temperature blending manifold. The Ultimate System has
a GinSan GS-255 timer for up to 255 coins with resettable four-digit
coin counter, last coin alert output, and built-in overload protection.
With low water cutoff protection, one second time delay motor protection,
weep water cutoff for presoak, tire cleaner and spot free rinse,
and 24V circuit breaker protection, the Ultimate System is geared
for safety and efficiency.
Customer/Operator Support Authorized distributor representatives
are located in close proximity to all customers. Factory customer
assistance representatives can also be reached toll free.
Delivery/Installation Delivery time ranges from four to five
weeks. All systems are wired, plumbed and factory-tested before
shipment, resulting in speedy, trouble-free installation.
Price Available through a GinSan distributor representative.
Contact GinSan Industries Inc., 3611 Three Mile Road NW,
Grand Rapids, MI 49544. Toll free: (800) 446-7267. Fax: (616) 791-9925.
Web site: www.ginsan.com.
Since 1978, Mosmatic's experience and involvement in the car wash
cleaner industries has represented the foundation for their products
and future developments.
What's New/Best Seller Ceiling Boom Z-series (DKZ).
Advantages/Features The Z-series is made of high-quality stainless
steel tubing (available in plain or polished) that guarantees strength
and stability. All Mosmatic Ceiling Booms are ready for installation,
with integrated SMART-Tech swivels, axial with dual "perma-lube"
ball bearings and an insulated high-pressure hose. All Booms feature
the new side-top available in four different sizes - 4'9",
5'1", 5'5" and 5'9".
Customer/Operator Support Worldwide network of experienced
Price Available upon request.
Contact Mosmatic Corp. (Ilona Weichmann), 8313-196th Avenue,
Bristol, WI 53104. (262) 857-9880. Toll free: (800) 788-9880. Fax:
(262) 857-2421. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.mosmatic.com.
Established in 1937, The Zierden Company is the nation's oldest
manufacturer of overhead booms for the carwash industry. Zierden's
first high-pressure system was patented in 1962.
What's New/Best Seller Model 203 and 204 Overhead Booms.
Advantages/Features Model 203 features a factory rebuildable
sealed swivel cartridge with a double o-ring seal design and stainless
steel internal components. Model 204 is field repairable and requires
no tools for maintenance. This model also features a double o-ring
design and stainless steel internal components. Both models have
additional features which create a boom system with superior performance
and durability. Zierden offers both 360-degree and 180-degree wall-mount
Price Available upon request.
Contact The Zierden Company, 7355 South First Street, Oak
Creek, WI 53154-2096. (414) 764-6630. Fax: (414) 764-9763. E-mail:
email@example.com. Web site:
Jim Coleman Company
Jim Coleman Company has been manufacturing self-service car wash
equipment for over 33 years. JCC has a complete line of equipment,
including pumping equipment, vacuums, fragrance machines, carpet
shampooers, awnings, vendor islands, and chemicals.
What's New/Best Seller The Super Saver Model 2500 Car Wash System.
Advantages/Features The Super Saver is a
multiple-bay self-service pumping unit equipped with a Cat 310 Pump,
Paraplate Regulators, 3-hp, 3-phase electrical motors TEFC, automatic
freeze prevention system, and automatic liquid product dispenser.
Ordered to your specifications, the Super Saver is available with
optional Money Manager Car Wash Accounting System, on-board high-
or low-pressure spot-free rinse, and high-pressure soak.
Customer/Operator Support With a distribution network covering
nearly the entire globe, JCC has a distributor near you.
Price Available upon request.
Contact Jim Coleman Company, 5842 W. 34th St., Houston, TX 77092.
683-9878. Toll free: (800) 999-9878. Fax: (713) 683-9624. E-mail:
Web site: www.jcolemanco.com.
High Ridge, Missouri
The D&S exclusive line of self-service car wash equipment includes
the Stack(tm) and Mini-Stack(tm) space-saving car wash systems;
modular car wash systems; wall-mount low-pressure pumping systems;
spot-free rinse systems; drip pulse (weep) and heated-through systems.
What's New/Best Seller Four-to five-bay Mini-Stack and six-bay
Stack units with Cat pumps.
Advantages/Features D&S Space Savers Stack and Mini Stack:
all-welded stainless-steel construction (frames, tanks and panels);
compact, self-contained, pre-plumbed and pre-wired; single or three-phase;
5-hp motors with customer's choice of industry's best pumps; high-
and low-pressure systems (pre-soak, tire/engine clean, soap, foam
brush, rinse and wax) in the same unit; simple maintenance (motor
place assembly for each bay is mounted on slide-out tray for easy
pump servicing); all bay equipment included in car wash packages.
Customer/Operator Support Factory-authorized distributor
network for sales and service; toll-free customer assistance line
for parts and general inquiries; complete service and trouble-shooting
information in product operation manuals.
Delivery/Installation Simple installation in one or two days,
for four bay units.
Contact Ron Branum, D&S Mfg. Co., 4200 Brandi Lane,
High Ridge, MO 63049. (636) 677-3442. Toll free: (800) 844-3442.
Fax: (636) 677-4105. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Web site: www.carwashing.com.
Autec/P.D. McLaren Ltd.
Statesville, North Carolina
.PD. McLaren Limited's proven design has hit the US market.
What's New/Best Seller The P.D. McLaren design offers a self-service
system with state-of-the-art standard
features and available options to suit your specific needs. Built
for Autec Inc. of North Carolina, where reliability and quality
Advantages/Features From the pre-plumbed and pre-wired powder
coated frames to the in-bay stainless steel booms, P.D. McLaren
Limited's research and development, engineering, and production
of these self-serve systems are second to none. P.D. McLaren and
Autec work together to assure owners and operators maximum profits.
Contact In Canada: P.D. McLaren Ltd., 5069 Beresford Street,
Burnaby, BC V5J 1H8, Canada. (604) 437-0616. Fax: (604) 434-9120.
In the US: Autec Inc., 2500 W. Front Street, Statesville, NC 28687.
Toll free: (800) 438-3028. Fax: (704) 871-9101. E-mail: email@example.com.
Web site: www.pdmclaren.com.
Since 1955, Standard Change-Makers has been manufacturing the
most reliable, secure and easily upgradeable change machines in
the industry. Standard offers a complete line of change, token,
and ticket-dispensing machines geared toward the needs of your business.
What's New/Best Seller Rear Load Bill & Coin Exchanger
Advantages/Features The new BCX1000RL allows your customers to
change higher denomination bills (like $10s & $20s) and receive
BOTH bills and coins (like $5s and quarters) in return. Now your
customers will be more likely to spend more money on add-on products
and services, because they won't have to fill their pockets with
coinage only. The BCX1000RL also offers the added security of a
Rear Load solution.
Customer/Operator Support Nationwide network of distributors
and regional manufacturer sales & service centers.
Price Contact your local Standard distributor.
Contact Standard Change-Makers, Inc. (Mike Coons, Natl. Sales
Mgr.), 3130 N. Mitthoeffer Road, Indianapolis, IN 46235. (317) 899-6966.
Toll free: (800) 968-6955. Fax: (317) 899-6977.
Web site: www.standardchange.com.
A-OK Equipment & Supply Co. Inc.
A-OK Equipment & Supply Co., Inc. manufactures a complete
line of high quality self-service and automatic touch-free car wash
equipment. Celebrating our twenty-second year, A-OK Equipment &
Supply Co. has grown to become one of the leaders in the car washing
industry. A-OK equipped car washes are operating in all 50 states
in the US, as well as on virtually every continent in the world.
A-OK Equipment is known for their outstanding customer service,
high quality construction and dependable operation.
What's New/Best Seller Compac Deluxe Pumping System and Low Pressure
Advantages/Features The Compac Deluxe Pumping System and Low
Pressure Fluid Module were designed with "bullet proof"
components of the highest quality available in the industry. They
are pre-plumbed, wired and tested to meet ETL specification to assure
years of dependable service and safety. Systems are available in
both stainless steel and powder-coated frames. High-pressure pumps
are dual belt driven for quieter operation and to reduce wear. All
systems include function indicator lights, chemical flow meters
and an easy oil drain line for each pump. Numerous options are also
available including Spot Free Rinse, Tire / Motor Cleaner, Foam
Brush and Tri Foam Conditioner.
Customer/Operator Support National and International distributor
and service network in addition to factory-direct service support
toll free in the US.
Price Available upon request.
Contact Douglas McLain or Larry Kirk, A-OK Equipment &
Supply Co. Inc., 6031 Pillsbury Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419.
(612) 866-2555. Toll free: (800) 328-3783. Fax: (612) 866-2562.
Web site: www.aokequipment.com.