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|Every robotics laboratory needs a good set of basic tools. Check our
selection below and see if there is an essential gadget that will
simplify your work and make your hobby more fun.
Designed with the hobbyist and the do-it-yourself enthusiast in mind, this kit features a high-quality, lightweight pencil iron with variable power control, a cushioned foam grip with a replaceable heating element, and a safety guard iron holder. And it's from Weller, the world leader in soldering since 1945.
At the heart of the WLC100 Soldering Station is a high-quality lightweight pencil iron with an iron-plated copper tip. The tip is constructed of solid copper and plated with iron, as well as nickel and chromium to protect against corrosion and solder creep. The iron has a cushioned foam grip that sits comfortably in your hand as you work.
The Extech compact manual ranging multimeter features extra large 2000 count display and built-in non-contact AC voltage detector. It includes a battery test function (1.5V and 9V), diode test and continuity.
A rubber holster
protects the meter. UL listed Cat III - 600V. Includes test leads, 9V
battery and tilt stand.
Every roboticist needs a good set of basic tools, and kits are a great way to get them at a considerable savings. Three things make Denali's kit stand out - the price, an exceptional selection of quality tools, and the custom heavy-duty nylon bag. It's hard to find a set of tools as extensive as this for anywhere near this price. If purchased separately, these items might cost $150.
The Denali tool kit is about the size of a breadbox and it has both a shoulder
strap and hand-straps that Velcro together, making it easy to carry around.
The mouth of the bag has metal stabilizing rods in the zipper, so it opens
wide and stays open. There are several pockets lining
the inside and outside of the bag to carry things like nails, screws, tape,
etc. This is a well-appointed set of quality tools that should outfit you
for just about any household need.
The Stanley Glue-Pro DualMelt Glue Gun is ideal for repairs, wood projects, light manufacturing, and model work.
It features dual heaters for high capacity, delivering consistent glue flow and 40 percent more glue output.
Its covered nozzle prevents burns. Other features include an automatic shutoff mechanism; a comfort-grip handle; and a high/low temperature adjustment.
Built for the do-it-yourselfer, Dremel's cordless MultiPro kit delivers the versatility you expect from a Dremel--with the added advantage of being cordless. Lightweight at only 9 ounces, this compact unit maneuvers comfortably in tight spaces.
What will you use it for? Remove old grout in your bathtub, polish your flatware, remove a broken tile, etch glass, hang miniblinds, cut out a pet door, install a new car stereo, sand off a spot of hard-to-reach rust, clean your boat's outboard engine parts, refinish ornate woodwork, install a mortise lock, and much, much more.
The kit comes with 50 bits, including a high-speed cutter, a bristle brush, a cutoff wheel, sanding discs, a felt polishing wheel, a grinding wheel, and more--all the tools you need to tackle projects around the home. The tool's ball-bearing shaft affords minimal vibration. The shaft-lock button and unique knurled collet nut make changing bits easy - with no wrench required.
The DeWalt DC750KA Heavy Duty 9.6-volt Cordless Drill/Driver comes with a heavy-duty 3/8-inch single-sleeve ratcheting chuck for tighter bit gripping ability.
Features include a dual speed range (0-to-300 RPM and 0-to-1,100 RPM) for added versatility and a 15-position adjustable clutch for maximum control.
Other features include a rubber grip for comfort and a compact size and lightweight design to get into tight spaces. (only 3.4 pounds).
The Proxxon precision vise with suction clamp is perfect for hobbies and crafts, woodworking, woodcarving, industry, electronics and more. It's deal for clamping small and delicate items.
The suction cup allows rapid attachment to any smooth, non-porous surface. Flip the bottom lever to create a powerful vacuum.
The die cast zinc base is also provided with drilled and tapped
holes in order to screw the vise permanently to the workbench.
Loaded with the most requested features, the Leatherman Blast is ready for work. Longer blades mean easier slicing, sawing, filing and more, while the Zytel handle inserts provide a comfortable, reliable grip. And in this model, new designs for the handles and pliers help the Blast sustain more than double the squeezing load of the original PST.
This multitool set includes all the handy, flip and fold-out tools you'd expect from an industry-leading brand -- all with 100-percent stainless steel construction, manufactured to the optimum grade hardness for each tool. The Blast boasts an open-tooth saw design that allows easy starting and cutting on the fly, plus long wire cutters for a lengthy reach. These pliers are especially designed for a large squeezing load, with a unique jaw design that adds durability.
The Leatherman Blast Multitool includes:
Crescent Locking Pliers are made to an exacting standard that results in improved durability and long-term performance.
They meet stringent ASME standards for product specifications including strength and maximum jaw opening capacity.
Crescent Locking Pliers feature a patented angled tooth
pattern for a superior grip.
NeikoUSA 6" Digital Calipers feature a stainless steel body with a titanium alloy head. Extra large LCD screen displays both SAE and metric measurements.
This tool comes in a custom fitted case with an extra battery and it has a one year warranty.
The Proxxon Lathe can be used on materials such as plastic, steel, brass and aluminum. It comes complete with automatic feed, thread cutting capability, headstock chuck, live center and a top slide for taper turning. It weighs approximately 30 pounds and it's about 21 inches long.
It has features of full sized lathes including a cast iron bed with ground prism for tool rest and tailstock to ensure minimal deflection even at high loads. The 110-120V motor is fitted with a forward/reverse switch and offers a combination of three speeds plus an additional electronic speed control allowing speeds from 100 to 3000 RPM. The spindle runs in precision ball bearings, yielding an accuracy of .0004" (0.01 mm) without the chuck.
mill/drill head converts your Proxxon lathe (above) into a machining center. The lathe's top slide is
replaced with the table supplied with the mill/drill head. The
table has a size of 4-5/16-Inch by 2-3/4-Inch (110 by 700mm) and 3 T-slots
15/32-Inch by 15/64-Inch by 15/64-Inch (12 by 6 by 6mm). Three collets of sizes 15/64-Inch, 5/16-Inch and
25/64-Inch are included.
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