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Mobile Air Conditioning
Society (MACS) Worldwide
Andrew Fiffick
Chairman & CEO
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Elvis Hoffpauir
President & Editor-In-Chief
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Steve Schaeber
Technical Editor
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Marion Posen
VP Sales & Marketing
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FEATURES

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HD and OTR vehicle service:
Keep it clean

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July/August 2017, Volume 17, Number 6

COLUMNS

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Outlook - Andrew Fiffick

6

Service Port - Steve Schaeber

8

Leonard's Law - Keith Leonard, Esq.

10

Virtual View - Angie Kilbourne

12

Last Watch - Elvis Hoffpauir

38

DEPARTMENTS

24

Cooling Corner

14

Industry News

28

Association News

33

New Products and Services

35

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* Facilitating business between all segments of the industry.
* Providing information on legislative and regulatory initiatives that affect the industry and advocating
for the industry to legislative bodies.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of ACtion Magazine - July/August 2017

Outlook
Service Port
Leonard's Law
Virtual View
Cooling Corner
HD and OTR vehicle Service: Keep it Clean
Positive Pressure dor operator cabins
Industry News
Association News
New Products and Services
Last Watch
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ACtion Magazine - July/August 2017 - Service Port
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ACtion Magazine - July/August 2017 - Leonard's Law
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ACtion Magazine - July/August 2017 - Virtual View
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ACtion Magazine - July/August 2017 - Cooling Corner
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