Basic Hand Tools Archives - Brake & Front End
Milwaukee Metal Cutting Solutions Expand With 45-Degree Offset Snips

An exclusive, patent-pending spring and lock mechanism allows the user to open and close the snips with one hand, while thumb and forefinger slots allow the user to push through sheet metal with ease. Durable rubber grips add comfort and help protect the tool.

Snap-on Offers 3/8-Inch Drive Fuel Pressure Sensor Socket For GM Vehicles

The removal of the fuel pressure sensors on GM vehicles can be a challenge. Service technicians often attempt to remove them with pliers, which can easily damage the part. Utilizing a socket is a much faster and more efficient approach to removing the sensors. According to the company, the new Snap-on 3/8-inch Drive 27mm 6-point Fuel Pressure Sensor Socket (A227) is the perfect time-saving tool for this particular job.

Beta Tools Offers Heavy Duty-Ratchet with 17-Tooth Pawl

The Beta Tools of Italy 920/55 1/2″ Drive Reversible Ratchet uses a solid, one-piece pawl with 17 teeth. This design allows all 17 teeth to be engaged at one time through the tightening or loosening operation.

Snap-on Offers 1/2-Inch Drive Shallow Impact Socket For Servicing Honda And Acura Vehicles

Developed specifically to ease removal of the rear lower control arm bolts on 2001 and newer Honda Civic and Acura RSX vehicles, the Snap-on 1/2-inch Drive 16mm 10-point Shallow Impact Socket (DPSM16) is a durable, long-lasting tool that is heat treated to a lower hardness to add impact resistance and ductility.

Beta’s Minis Go Where Other Mini Ratchets Cannot Go

Beta Tools’ 860/C27 Mini-Ratchet and Bit Set gives you more accessibility than ever before. The kit comes with 25 bits in various sizes of slotted, Phillips, hex and torx drive. The 1/4″ drive ratchet comes in a plastic carrying case and all bits are clearly labeled and color-coded for quick identification.

MountzPro Introduces Its True Dual Scale Torque Wrench

The torque wrench is calibrated in both scales of measurement.

Lisle Corp. Offers Mini Zero Degree Ratchet Combo Kit

These tools work where a standard screwdriver or ratchet can’t fit. The driver can be flipped to switch from clockwise to counter-clockwise drive.

New Snap-on 1/2-Inch Drive Shallow Impact Socket A ‘Must Have’ For Servicing Honda And Acura Vehicles

The new Snap-on 1/2-inch Drive 16mm 10-point Shallow Impact Socket (DPSM16) for servicing 10-point rear lower control arm bolts on Honda and Acura vehicles is the ideal tool to help technicians service these vehicles, said the company.

Time Is Money: Servicing Ford 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Engines

Service technicians are challenged every day with jobs that require them to work in tight spaces. Snap-on offers durable, innovative tools that provide superior access to solve these daily challenges, said the company. One such tool is the new Snap-on 3/8-inch drive, 3-1/8 inch T40 Bit Socket (S6340E), the ideal tool for servicing injectors on a Ford 6.0 Liter Power Stroke Diesel Engine.

Beta Offers Long-Lasting Hex Key Wrenches

Beta Tools of Italy takes an extra step of forging the hex-end into a bar of steel, which provides a harder hex key that wears longer, as well as offers a more precise fit with the fasteners.

KNIPEX Tools Pliers Wrench Offers Multiple Tool Functions in One

Having pliers and a wrench all in one tool eliminates the need for a full set of wrenches. The push-button, positive-locking mechanism allows for a wide range of adjustment positions while the gripping jaws remain parallel regardless of handle position.

Precision Instruments Introduces Its New Ratcheting Breaker Bar

This unique breaker bar lets you use your ratchet head from any Precision Instruments 3/4″ or 1″ square drive split-beam Click Wrench as the ratcheting head on the handle. For more leverage or better reach, just click the button on the knurl grip and instantly stretch the overall length from 31″ to 41″.