Knipex 8603250 10-Inch Pliers Wrenchare the coolest thing since Crescent made the adjustable wrench. Knipex is known for super high quality tools. Being designed and made in Germany means it will last a long time.
Rayovac Sportsman LED Headlight (Pack of 2)Sure, you might look like a dork wearing these headlamps, but they sure are handy! I have grown to love mine. Almost like having another hand. Best part is that these types of lights are cheap and can be replaced easily. I keep one in my car in case I get called into work and I don’t have my regular flashlight.
Sunex 9829 Professional Gearless Screwdriver Setis a worthy comparable to the common ratcheting snap-on screwdriver but this one costs a fraction of the price. A high quality tool with lots of attachments for just about any fastener you may come across. The gear less motion is the best part about it. Probably hands down my most used tool in my tool box.
Crescent C79H 9-Inch Adjustable Auto Wrench Also called a Ford Wrench because it used to come with with a standard tool kit for the Model A cars. This is another must have for any mechanic. Super versatile which allows to use this wrench in places where the standard wrench cannot go.
Inspection Mirror, with 2.25-Inch Mirror is a necessity for inspecting areas that do not have access.
A-N Connector Slip-Joint Pliers with .75″-2.5″ Jaw Capacity, 10″ Cannon plug pliers are great for well, cannon plugs of course!
Hitachi DS18DVF3 18-Volt Ni-Cad 1/2-Inch Cordless Drill/Driver Kit Cordless drills are an essential tool for any aircraft mechanic. Learn more about choosing a cordless drill for aircraft
mechanics in my post here.
2 Piece Flexible Shaft LED Light from Harbor Freight is a steal at $8.00 bucks. It is not the brightest light on the planet but it gets into places where others cannot.
Mayhew Tools 45046 Lighted Claw Pick-up Tool – Read my review – Must have aircraft mechanic tools. This is a must have for anyone with clumsy fingers like me.