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Random tool recommendation

We all have favorite individual bits of kit in our tool boxes to compliment the Halfords 200 piece professional set. 
 

What are your favorite tools and why?

a couple of mine are:-

Teng tools mini 1/4 socket / screwdriver bit set because it has a mini ratchet driver that can get into tight spaces.

Olfa SVR2 9mm snap knife. This is a recent purchase and a favorite of window tinters. Its just so well engineered, compact and fits nice in the hand (ooh errrr Mrs).

Whats your favorite tool recommendation?

Ian

PS #3 Any Swiss army knife!

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Expecting Derek B to pop up with with his brummy jum spanner (aka hammer) or a cork screw recommendation :-)

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Ian, do you have a link for the Tent tool? Sounds like something that could have saved me time on a number of occasions.
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The snap knife looks good. The cheap ones feel, cheap.

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Knipex pliers wrench. Expensive, but I've found it so very useful I've bought a larger size one too. Excellent for plumbing jobs as well as fasteners and pressing things.

Irwin bolt grips. I drive an old hilux, these things really are great for gripping rusted, rounded fasteners. Superb.

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I feel left out, as I don't have the Halfords tool set.

One of my favourite tools though is the Snap-On ratchet screw driver. I have had it over 20 years, and it still works like new.

Next favourite is my Ingersol Rand air impact wrench. It makes a mockery of tight nuts, and enables me to do those difficult jobs on my own.

Only dead fish go with the flow!

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Set of funny bits.

You can jury rig many things but not some of these.

Jonathan

 

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The most useful tool (set) I have in my tool box are these https://www.expert-toolstore.com/facom-socket-spanners/481-facom-75jn10-10pc-metric-6ptx6pt-angled-socket-spanners-set They are not cheap and I had to buy the 15mm separately, but I use them regularly they are so handy Thumb Up

 

 

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Having being brought up using files using draw filing techniques to deburr cut metal I found the following Vargus Shaviv tools at an engineering trade fair in Taiwan some years ago. I was staggered to find they were distributed by a company in Telford a few miles up the road from me. So easy to use and very versatile.

 

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