Category: "Valve Refacers"

Kwik-Way History

February 22nd, 2017
Kwik-Way Industries, Inc., began as the Cedar Rapids Engineering Company in 1920, providing a product sorely needed by the fledg­ling automobile and truck indus­try—a reliable, standardized way to reface engine valves. more »

How to Identify Which Valve Refacer You Have

February 7th, 2012
By far, the best way to determine which model of Valve Refacer you have is to give your serial number to the Kwik-Way Representative when you call in. The Serial number is located above the 15 degree mark on the angle gauge of all but the very old… more »

Checking Valve Refacer Chuck Runout

February 7th, 2012
Valve Grinder Chuck Inspection Chuck accuracy is critical to producing a quality valve job. Most O.E.M.'s require a valve face run-out to be below .0015. To accomplish this, the chuck in a valve grinder must not only run-out below .0015, but mus… more »

VALVE FUNCTIONS

April 20th, 2012
Valve Functionsby Kwik-Way Products Inc. For the past three or four decades the automotive industry witnessed substantial reductions in the number of valve servicing operations being performed. Leaded, high octane fuel burned in high compre… more »

Valve Chuck Disassembly / Assembly Instructions

January 31st, 2012
4mm Valve Chuck Disassembly / Assembly Tool   PN: 012-1054-60 more »