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Required Basic Kit

  1. Tool Box
  2. Screwdriver set (12 to 28 piece set)
  3. Offset screwdrivers
  4. 6 inch steel rule (decimal chart on back is helpful)
  5. Pliers set (needle nose, slip joint, duck bill, diagonal, channel lock)
  6. Feeler gage set, 25 leaf
  7. Wire gage set
  8. Socket set 1/4 inch drive, 12 point (1/4 thru 9/16) shallow and deepwell
  9. Socket set, 3/8 inch drive, 12 point (3/8 thru 1 inch) shallow and deepwell
  10. Ratchet, 3/8 inch drive
  11. Extension set, ¼ inch drive
  12. Universal joint, 3/8 inch drive
  13. Speed handle, 3/8 inch drive
  14. Apex adapter, 3/8 inch drive
  15. Flex handle (breaker bar), ½ inch drive
  16. Adapter, ½ to 3/8 inch drive
  17. Adapter, 3/8 to ¼ inch drive
  18. Ball Peen hammer, 12-16 oz.
  19. Wrench set, S.A.E. combination (1/4 thru 1 inch)
  20. Inspection mirror
  21. Allen wrench set
  22. Metal file set (round, flat, and half round)
  23. Spark plug socket (7/8 inch deepwell with ½ inch drive)
  24. Flash light
  25. Safety glasses or goggles
  26. Ear defenders
  27. Ear plugs (can be disposable)
  28. 10x magnification glass
  29. Hack saw
  30. Standard Ignition wrench set

Great to Have Tools

  1. Ratchet screwdriver with replaceable bits
  2. Brass punch set
  3. Safety wire pliers (bearing cap)
  4. Vice grips
  5. Dead blow or plastic headed hammer
  6. Wrench set, open end (1/4 thru 1 inch), **Offset is nice**
  7. Swivel sockets ¼ inch drive,( 3/8 through 9/16)0
  8. Crow foot wrench set, 3/8 inch drive
  9. Dial caliper, 0 to 6 inches

Sheet Metal Tools

  1. Dividers, 6-8 inch
  2. Cold chisel set 
  3. Center punch (spring loaded is nice)
  4. Aviation snip set (3 piece)
  5. Scribe
  6. Combination square
  7. Drill bits
    • #40 - 4 each
    • #30 - 4 each
    • #21 - 2 each
    • #10 – 1 each

Basic Electrical Tools

  1. Multi-Meter
  2. Wire strippers, small gage (up to #26)
  3. Soldering iron, 20W – 40W with base
  4. Mini pliers set

 Mac Tools LogoStudent Tech Phone: 800-622-8665

District Manager Brian Kolasa Phone: 630-347-7561

Need to complete application/order request each time and email to Mac Tools directly. Need to have an instructor sign.

Email it to: mac.studenttech@sbdinc.com

 


 Cornwell Tools LogoDistrict Representative Greg Gamble Phone: 618-364-5981

Email: ggamble@cornwelltools.com

Worldwide Representative Rich Tochia Phone: 412-889-5895

Email: rtorchia@cornwelltools.com

Can order through email and will need to include SIU ID number and reference Matt Harrison as your SIU referral.


 Snap-on Tools LogoNational Accounts Manager Thomas Riffey

Phone: 314-443-6233

Email: Thomas.m.riffey@snapon.com