Top 10 Tools for Mechanics – Socket & Socket Wrench Sets

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205-Piece DWMT81534, DEWALT Mechanics Tool Set

DEWALT #ad - Access: the 72 tooth ratchet allows for a 5 degree arc swing allowing for greater access in tight spaces. Design: sockets and box end wrenches incorporate DEWALT Direct Torque technology, allowing for greater contact with fasteners and greater torque to make tightening and loosening easy. Durability: the set comes in a durable blow mold case, keeping your tools safe in your house or garage. Variety: this set comes with an array of sockets, accessories and specialty bits, wrenches, great for a variety of uses. Comfort: the anti slip screwdriver provides maximum comfort during use.
BrandDEWALT #ad
ManufacturerDewalt #ad
Height4.8 Inches
Length20.5 Inches
Weight26.8 Pounds
Width15.5 Inches
Part NumberDWMT81534

2. Crescent


Crescent 170 Pc. General Purpose Tool Set, CTK170CMP2, Closed Case

Crescent #ad - Drive type 6 and 12 Point. Drive tang size 1/4 inches, 1/2 inches. Durable. Set includes 1/4 inches, 3/8 inches, 3/8 inches & 1/2 inches drive tools SAE & Metric.

All tools contained in a sturdy, folding plastic case for easy storage and transport. Tools meet stringent new ANSI and ASME specifications and come with a full satisfaction guarantee. Updated version of the best selling ctk170CMP, this new set has a new & sturdier blow mold case as well as new & improved Crescent screwdrivers. Contains a carefully selected assortment of hand tools needed for most industrial, mechanical, and consumer applications.
BrandCrescent #ad
ManufacturerCrescent #ad
Height3.6 Inches
Length16.2 Inches
Weight17.42 Pounds
Width19.1 Inches
Part NumberCTK170CMP2

3. Stanley


Mixed Set, 210-Piece STMT73795, STANLEY Mechanics Tools Kit

Stanley #ad - Chrome vanadium forged body for torque, strenght and durability. Full polish chrome finish for anti-corrosion protection. Tools meet or exceed ANSI specs. Includes blow molded case for easy tool storage and portability.
BrandStanley #ad
ManufacturerStanley Tools #ad
Height2.68 Inches
Length33.23 Inches
Width18.35 Inches
Part NumberSTMT73795
WarrantyLimited Lifetime warranty

4. Stanley


STANLEY Mechanics Tools Kit / Home Tool Kit, 65-Piece 94-248

Stanley #ad - Ergonomically designed: Ratchet handles are ergonomically designed and have an easy-to-use, thumb-operated reverse-switch mechanism. East tool storage: Includes blow molded case for easy tool storage.

Ansi specs: tools meet or exceed ANSI specs. Stanley drive tools are forged from high-quality steel and finished in high-polish nickel chrome or black chrome. Socket and extension lock: sockets and extensions remain locked onto the drive until disengaged with an easy-to-reach, low-profile quick-release button. Socket features: sockets feature max-Drive design, a unique radius corner design that provides 15% more torque than standard sockets and simplify the turning of rounded corners.
BrandStanley #ad
ManufacturerStanley #ad
Height3.19 Inches
Length15.98 Inches
Weight7.35 Pounds
Width10.98 Inches
Part Number94-248
Warranty2 YEAR LIMITED Manufacturer Limited



GEARWRENCH 16 Pc. 12 Point Ratcheting Combination Metric Wrench Set, 9416,Silver

GEARWRENCH #ad - Size conveniently stamped on both ends of the beam for quick identification. Pass thru technology works down any length of threaded rod and long bolts. SurfaceDrive design prevents fastener rounding.

Plastic wrench Rack included for tool retention and storage. Wrenches need only 5 degrees of movement for turning. 30° for standard wrenches. Lifetime warranty. Meets or exceeds ASME and ANSI specifications. Thin head and beam provide greater access in confined work areas. Manufactured from alloy steel for better strength and longer tool life.

72 tooth ratcheting box end needs a minimal 5° to move fasteners vs. Set of 16 different sized ratcheting wrenches. Bright, full polish chrome finish wipes easily clean to resist rust and corrosion. Wrench can be used along any length of threaded rod. Off corner loading design on box end provides better grip and reduces fastener rounding.
ManufacturerKD Tools #ad
Height1.8 Inches
Length13.6 Inches
Weight6.6 Pounds
Width14 Inches
Part Number9416
WarrantyStandard Limited Lifetime

6. Teng Tools


Teng Tools 36 Piece 1/4 Inch Drive 6 Point Metric Regular/Shallow & Deep Socket Set, T1436

Teng Tools #ad - Extensions, coupler adaptor, 1. 5, 3/8 inch. Regular sockets - 1/4 inch drive - 6 point - 4, 6, 5. 5, 11, 10, 7, 5, 8, 12, 13mm. Accessories - 1/4 inch drive - frp ratchet, universal joint, 2 inch. M t-bar adaptor, 2. 0 and 2. 5mm hex keys. Supplied in a plastic case with secure lock system with click mechanism. F:1/4 inch. Lifetime warranty. Bits - 1/4in. Deep sockets - 1/4 inch drive - 6 point - 6, 12, 8, 10, 7, 13mm. And 4 inch. Hex - tx10, 6mm hex, 4mm flat, tx15, tx20, ph2, PZ1, 5mm hex, pz2, ph1, 5.5mm flat.
BrandTeng Tools #ad
ManufacturerTeng Tools #ad
Height1.97 Inches
Length9.45 Inches
Weight1.98 Pounds
Width5.12 Inches
Part NumberTENT1436

7. Performance Tool


Performance Tool W85008 Professional Hydraulic Shop Seat

Performance Tool #ad - Convenient 15-Inch diameter tool tray. Pneumatic action adjust seat to 20-Inch height quickly and easily. Shielded 2 1/2-Inch casters. 2 1/2-inch replacement caster assembly Performance Tool Part number W85003. Fully padded 12-Inch diameter seat.
BrandPerformance Tool #ad
ManufacturerWilmar Corporation #ad
Height4.8 Inches
Length16.1 Inches
Weight11.8 Pounds
Width15.7 Inches
Part NumberW85008



Auto Repair Tool Set, with Plastic Toolbox Storage Case…, DEKOPRO 128 Piece Tool Set-General Household Hand Tool Kit

DEKOPRO #ad - Easy to carry&storage:housed in a handy blow-molded case for easy tool storage and portability. Design of great orginality:black case makes it dirt-resistant. Diamond shape design makes it unique and fashion. Case size: 15. 35"*11. 02"*3.

54". Net weight 7. 60 lb. And the 72-tooth ratchet easily shift to change direction by flick of 5-degree switch. Variety of 1/4-inch screwdriver bits: Phillips, also includes 1/4 inch and 3/8inch socket set, star and pozi. High quality&standards:forged from high-quality steel and finished in high-polish chrome, strength, durability, anti-corrosion protection. All the tools meet or exceed ANSI critical standards. Complete varieties: contains tools needed for most small repairs and basic DIY projects around the house.

Perfect for handyman’s, mechanics, body shops etc. Its sturdy interior and organizer keeps tools in place. Includes: comprehensive assortment of professional-grade wrenches, square, a complete range of sAE and metric-sized sockets and screwdriver bits, pliers, tape measure, ratchets, slotted, hammer, ensure accurate size. Also a great tool set to have at home, construction workers, repairmen, garage and the workshop.
BrandDEKOPRO #ad
ManufacturerDEKOPRO #ad
Part Number128

9. Teng Tools


TC187, Teng Tools 187 Piece Mechanics Tool Kit

Teng Tools #ad - Accessories - 38 inch drive - 30 socket clips, 6in. Accessories - 12 inch drive - 30 socket clips, universal joint, FRP ratchet, 21 2in. Accessories - 14 inch drive - 30 socket clips, FRP ratchet, universal joint, 2in.12in. F:38in. M adaptor. Extensions, 38in. F:14in. M adaptor, coupler adaptor. Extensions, 38in. F:12in. M adaptor. And 4in. And 6in. Extension, universal joint, FRP ratchet, .
BrandTeng Tools #ad
ManufacturerTeng Tools #ad
Height8.58 Inches
Length18.35 Inches
Weight22.99 Pounds
Width11.02 Inches
Part NumberTENTC187

10. Keter


Keter Rolling Tool Chest with Storage Drawers, Locking System and 16 Removable Bins-Perfect Organizer for Automotive Tools for Mechanics and Home Garage

Keter #ad - Locking: features a central locking system so each drawer stays secure before, during and after use. Accessories included: includes 16 removable bins for organizing a screwdriver set, small parts and nuts and bolts.

Versatile use: perfect for any kind of project – DIY projects, home improvement, auto mechanics, and more. W x 11. 3 in. H x 22. 1 in. Large tool storage: the bottom drawer offers deep storage space for a power drill, socket set and wrench organizer. Durable and strong: Weather-resistant polypropylene construction prevents rusting, peeling, and denting. D. Portable: easy to assemble caster wheels make this tool chest mobile and convenient for any mechanic to roll around garage for multiple tasks. Dimensions: 23. 5 in.
BrandKeter #ad
ManufacturerKeter #ad
Height19.76 Inches
Length22.13 Inches
Weight23.6 Pounds
Width11.38 Inches
Part Number240762
ModelRolling Tool Chest with Storage