Edwards and Sons has expanded equipment and parts sales over the years by adding many new manufactures. We are a one stop shop for automotive equipment. We have access to equipment and parts for all automotive equipment ~ new and used.

Edwards & Sons is proud to be a Rotary Authorized Installer (RAI).

Edwards and Sons is a distributor for Hofmann USA, a division of Snap-on Equipment since 1997. For more than 75 years the name has been synonymous for delivering precision, quality and innovative garage equipment at affordable prices.

Founded in 1931, Hofmann has been manufacturing and supplying garage equipment all over the world for the automotive aftermarket. Hofmann offers a wide variety of Tire Changers, Wheel Balancers, Wheel Alignment Racks and Brake Lathes. Below are just a few;

We offer Rotary, Forward and Direct Lifts.

Rotary SPOA-10 

SPOA-10 Two Post Automotive Lift

Standard Features

  • True asymmetric, with columns at rotated 30º. This places the approximate center of gravity of the vehicle in line with the optimum load capability of the column
  • “Double S” column design with single piece construction provides a channel for the bearings to travel in, maximizing the strength of the column and surface contact area of the bearing
  • Single point lock release which releases the locks at the same time
  • Two full stroke cylinders, one in each column
  • Arm restraints on each arm engage when the vehicle is lifted
  • Third party certified
  • SPOA10 Brochure
  • We offer financing as low at $3.88 a day

10,000 lbs. capacity


      • Extended height
      • Inbay® (A10i) models include: Up/Down, lock controls on each column with air and electric outlets
      • 3-stage arms for greater extension and retraction
      • Available Models: SPOA10, A10i


Monty FA 1000 Automatic Tire Changer

Monty FA 1000 Automatic Tire Changer<


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/demountprograms, 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

Geodyna Optima Wheel BalancerGeodyna™ Optima Wheel Balancer

Hofmann’s most advanced wheel balancer, the geodyna Optima, is the industry’s first balancer to use patented non-contact laser technology withCCD cameras to automatically capture measurements including distance, diameter and width, radial and lateral run-out, and spoke count/location in less than 30 seconds.

Geoliner 680 Imaging Alignment SystemGeoliner 680 Imaging Alignment System

The geoliner 680 is one of the most advanced alignment systems shops can buy. It’s so fast and easy, technicians can go from set-up to readings in less than 2 minutes – 70% faster than conventional alignment methods. This complete measurement system is loaded with our Premium Pro 32 software package that will make alignments the most productive service in any high-volume shop. (Shown with Optional Variable-Height Camera Support)

401 TrueCut Brake Lathe401 TrueCut Brake Lathe

The Hofmann 401 TrueCut professional combination bench brake lathe is designed to handle all your brake resurfacing needs. The 401 Truecut comes equipped with our standard tooling package to resurface most passenger cars and light trucks, optional tooling is available to handle specialty and heavy-duty applications.


We also offer parts for the following;

              • Benwil
              • Western
              • Globe
              • H&H
              • Forward Lift
              • Champion Air Compressors
              • Lista Toolboxes & Workbenches
              • Graco Lube & Air Equipment
              • Challenger Lifts
              • Harvey Exhaust Systems

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