The Best Craftsman Power Tools for Mechanics

Posted by on Aug 28, 2017 in Blog, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

Introduction   Power tools are probably favored more over hand tools. It’s easy to see why this happens because power tools are built to work through tough materials easier and quicker. Power tools also perform jobs better than hand tools. For example a circular saw can cut straighter lines faster than you would with a hand saw. These facts prove their value.   Invest in power tools if you want to complete most DIY projects or construction...

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Best Craftsman Mechanic Tool Sets for DIYers

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Blog, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

Introduction You don’t have to be a professional trades-person to enjoy creating, repairing, and renovating. Millions of people around the world delight in spending their weekends chain smoking Camel cigarettes and hammering nails in planks before rising on Monday morning and returning to their job at the bank (or another non-trades related profession).   Of course, being a hobbyist carpenter does not mean you can use subpar tools when you...

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Most Common Craftsman Mechanic Tools

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Blog, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

Introduction If you’re a mechanic, I’m sure I don’t need to tell you that you are in one of the highest-pressure areas of the trades industry. I mean, tradespeople generally have pretty stressful jobs, but few have more responsibility to their customers than a mechanic. When somebody leaves their car with you, they are not just trusting you with their automobile. They’re trusting you with their ability to get to work and their freedom to see...

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Top 5 Low Profile Floor Jacks Reviewed – 2017

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Blog, Mechanic Accessories, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

If you’re an automotive mechanic or weekend do it yourself-er then you likely already know how helpful the convenience of having a properly working floor jack is. But when it comes time to picking a good low profile floor jack it can be a hard decision when you have so many different brands to choose from, not to mention you probably cannot afford to spend nearly a thousand dollars on one that is overkill for your needs. Things to...

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5 USA-Made High Quality Mechanic Tool Brands

Posted by on Jun 15, 2017 in Blog, Mechanical Tool Advice, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

Let’s face it, when it comes to mechanics tools, such as ratchets, sockets, impact drivers, wrenches, screwdrivers and so on, there is a huge selection of brands and variables of hand tools out in the market today. Many of these brands are even owned by the same company. Let’s quickly discuss below the 5 basic “levels” of mechanics hand tools. Casual –The around the house Do It Yourself-er, who’s tool arsenal...

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Williams Tools: Company Overview and Review

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Blog, Mechanical Tool Reviews |

The Williams brand of tools is historically known as the J.H. Williams Tool Group. Today they are part of the Snap-on Industrial Brands group, which includes other notable brands such as CDI Torque Products and Bahco. Williams is actually one of the most notable brands in the American industrial history. Today, the company manufactures some of the most trusted tools. They distribute tools for home users and they serve the US industrial market...

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