Category Archives: Hand Tools

Klein Screwdriver Set

Here is a 4 piece screwdriver set, that will fit the need of most professional electricians. It has several of the screwdrivers that electricians use on a daily basis. First off, they are Klein cushion grip screwdrivers which mean they feel comfortable in your hand and have handles perfectly sized for increased torque. The set includes a Klein ¼” Key-stone tip screwdriver with 4″… Read More »

Channellock Plier Sets

On more and more jobs the specs call for compression fittings. I guess the argument that compression fittings provide greater longevity for electrical continuity over set screw fittings is winning more and more popularity. As a result every electrician needs a pair of adjustable pliers for tightening compression fittings. Channellock plier sets are a must have in any electrician’s toolbox. I have used Channellock adjustable pliers… Read More »

Klein Side Cutters HD213-9NE

These Klein side cutters are the heavy duty version of Klein’s basic side cutting pliers. These are the same as the lower cost version D213-9NE except these have heavy duty, oversized, plastic dipped handles. Comparing both pairs of  pliers at Home Depot reveals the difference is only a few dollars, in effect you will be paying $3.25 more for the plastic dip. Home… Read More »

Klein Side Cutters D213-9NE, The Base Model

These are probably the cheapest Klein side cutting pliers that you can get. They are comfortable in the hand and durable. The Klein side cutting pliers are essential to an electrician. They become an extension of the electrician’s arm and are used throughout the day. I have used the Klein D213-9NE, 9 inch high-leverage side cutting pliers before… Read More »