Gary’s Gift Guide
It’s that time of year again when everyone is looking for the right gift for that special someone to put underneath the Christmas tree. Whether that person is a construction worker, woodworker, mechanic or other industrial professional, many of these people are still looking for quality tools to help get their job done in a timely manner.
Of course, a lot of people who don’t work in the industry want to do something nice…but don’t know what to get. With Gary’s input, the Toolbarn web staff have come up with a special gift guide list that is not only useful, but provides really great deals.
Good For Anyone
1.) Bosch GLM15 Laser Measure
If you know someone who uses a tape measure a lot or for almost anything, you may want to consider getting them a laser measure. The laser measure is accurate to 1/8” and can measure up to 50’. It can rest on a flat surface and is easily portable. You can check out the particulars here.
2.) 39 Piece Tool-Check Plus Tool-Set
If you have a loved one looking for good quality tool bits, this one set can be of great use to almost anyone. With this 39 Piece tool set, you can tackle almost any project! This set offers over 162 different options and provides a wide range of choices. Packed in a rapidaptor bit holder with a comfortable craftform handle, this gift would be certain to please those looking for a quality tool set. Check it out here.
3.) 170 Piece Mechanics’ Tool Set
If you have a special someone in your life who is also a mechanic, this 170 piece mechanic tool set may just be the gift they need. This tool set contains 170 of the most common mechanical tools a person can own. It includes a carrying case, three ratchets, 55 sockets, 8” adjustable wrench, two pliers, 12 wrenches, four screwdrivers, hex keys and magnetic screwdriver with 40 bits. You get a lot with that price! Click here to check it out!
Good For Most
4.) 18V Hammer Drill and Impact 3Ah Combo Kit
While it’s true many already have a high quality drills, this deal is just too good to pass up for the holiday season! After all, you can never have too many good drills! This drill is good for masonry work, drilling into concrete and other construction trades. It’s also good for everyday use at home or on the jobsite.
The M18 ½” hammer drill/driver has a variable speed trigger and drills up 20% faster in concrete than other competitors. The M18 ¼” Hex Impact Driver provides faster application speed by driving the impact mechanism directly into the fastener. It also has a built-in LED light to illuminate dark areas if you’re working at home or on the job. It also comes with a battery charger for both. Learn more about the combo kit here.
5.) 10” Compound Miter Saw
Everybody is always looking for a good miter saw and this one is quality from Hitachi. The 10” compound miter saw is ideal for heavy duty projects. It’s powered by a 15 amp motor and also has a 0-15 degree miter angle range that can move from left to right. It also possesses a large table for better material support. If your loved one needs a good miter saw, this one is not only effective…but light on the wallet as well. Click here to see what else it has to offer.
6.) 5 HP 6 Gallon Compressor
For the person in your life who is also a carpenter, this six gallon air compressor could make a great gift. It can also be used for general use…especially for those who love to work in the garage. It is 17×17 and is also 20” tall. This compressor has a wide range of application.
It can be used for framing nailers, but can also be used to help fill up car tires too. It’s big enough not to be running all the time, but small enough to be portable. It’s oil-less and also has overload protection. If you’re loved one is looking for a decent compressor, this might be up their alley. Learn more about it here.
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7.) 3 ¼” Planer Kit
This Planer Kit is a great gift for someone who enjoys working with wood. The 3 ¼” planer kit contains a planer, two reversible carbide blades, one rabbeting fence and one heavy duty kit box. Its 5.2 amp motor provides a smooth, even finish to all woodworking projects. Its Poly-V drive belt increases durability and its 15,000 rpm motor help contribute to a smooth, high quality cut. See more info here!
Hopefully, this gives you some great gift ideas for the average blue-collar worker or tool enthusiast in your life. We also want to invite you to our Holiday Gift Guide where you can shop by profession, price, category or even buy a gift card so they can get themselves something. Simply click on the Gift Guide Banners in this article. Happy Holidays from all of us here from Toolbarn!