Skip to content
The Best Tools and Toolboxes - May Edition - Sp8tium

The Best Tools and Toolboxes - May Edition

You can find tons of tools from various brands and with several unique features on the market. However, not all the tools are worthy of your money and effort. On the contrary, products like the Wera tools, Knipex pliers, and Ryobi tools are essential parts of any comprehensive toolkit.

Therefore, to ease your selection of some basic and cheap DIY tools, we have rounded up the top products this month by only the best brands.

Let's dive in. The Best Tools and Toolboxes for the month of May.

Stanley STA197515 18" Inch Soft Tool Bag On Wheels

For easy storage of all your tools, the first thing you need is a toolbox that has got great features. For your ease, we have picked out a storage box that comes with wheels, making this a very handy and convenient toolbox.
Moreover, it is made up of denier fabric which prevents scratches and tears. The bag is compartmentalized for easy organization. The hard-wearing compartments can also be removed for access. There are several small pockets both inside and outside, allowing storing screws, nails, and other tiny tools or personal items. Finally, the durability and convenience of this box make it an excellent choice for storing all your household tools.

Knipex 78 06 125 VDE Super Knips Flush Cut Side Cutter Pliers

For wire cutting, a practical and sharp plier is a must-have. So, we have decided upon the very useful and easy to handle Knipex pliers. With very sharp and small, shaped tips, Knipex pliers serve as an excellent tool for accurately managing and cutting even the smallest and thinnest wires. The addition of springs also facilitates easy handling, minimizing workload and fatigue. With Knipex pliers, you can smoothly handle tasks that precision.
Better yet, the handles of the Knipex pliers ensure perfect gripping, leaving no room for slip or hand injury, thereby maximizing user efficiency.

WERA 6004 Joker 4 Set 1 Self-Setting Spanner Set

No toolset is complete without spanners. And if you are looking for spanners that work like a pro and make your life easier, Wera tools are the way to go. Although there are several different spanners in the market, the Wera spanner set is the best all-in-one tool for various functions.
From extra small to a large spanner, this Wera joker set guarantees swift and effortless working. An automatically adjusting spanner like this one significantly reduces the amount of pressure and effort needed by the user, thus enabling easy operation even in small confined spaces.

Opinel Folding Saw No. 12

Among the best and cheap DIY tools, our top-rated Opinel Saw ranks high and is an important and useful tool. The razor-sharp blade can help tend to the garden as well as petty tasks in the house.
The folding feature further adds to its convenience and safety of storage. The blade is coated with an anti-corrosion material that ensures its durability and long-term effectiveness. The Virobloc safety ring is also an important asset in this tool, making sure that the knife is appropriately locked when folded. Therefore, this handy Saw qualifies to be included in the list of portable power tools a person must have in this tool kit.

Knipex 986202 Long Nose Plastic Insulated Pliers 220mm

The all-plastic Knipex Pliers are a life-saver when it comes to working with live wires at home. Whether you are checking your connections or fixing wiring around the house, these fully insulated Knipex pliers can help you work safely and effectively.
The long nose jaws of these Knipex pliers make it easy to access, hold, or set small wires without disturbing the other wires. Live wire with up to AC 1000v can be efficiently dealt with through the Knipex pliers. Better yet, the soft gripping part will ensure that users have no trouble holding the pliers in place, reducing risk.

Knipex Crimping Pliers 97 51 10

Apart from the pliers mentioned above, these Knipex pliers are just as essential to keep in your toolkit. As the name suggests, these particular Knipex pliers are used for crimping. This cutting-edge tool is both ergonomically and functionally perfect.

There are two crimping points that can quickly and evenly shorten wires or strip ribbon cables cleanly. Even round cables can be stripped or cut through the Knipex pliers. Using this tool won't damage the wires and will optimize your workflow. Also, the handles feature a softer part along with hard plastic, combined to give a tight grip on the Knipex pliers.

Bosch GWS 18V-7 Professional Cordless Angle Grinder

Among cordless tools, this Bosch angle grinder takes the lead. With a lightweight design and comfortable gripping handle, the Bosch grinder makes an excellent tool for swift and even cutting. This powerful Bosch grinder can help users cut through wood, tiles, metals, or even bricks.
The versatility and ease associated with the Bosch angle grinder ensure an effortless work venture. And since this product is cordless, it can be conveniently moved to any location with or without electricity. Hence, it is a totally hassle-free yet incredibly powerful and comfortable tool.

Bosch HSS Cobalt 19 Piece Drill Bit Set

Just like the Bosch angle grinder, this drill bit set is also an exceptional product by Bosch. It comes packed in a very convenient carrying case that is handy and perfect for storing these in an organized manner.
The material used to craft these bits increases its resilience and robustness. It can drill through some of the most rigid materials like stainless steel, cast iron, cast steel, and even heat-resistant steel. The comprehensive range of sizes ensures that you get a complete package in a simple small case that doesn't even take up much space in the tool kit but maximizes work efficiency significantly.

Ryobi One+ 18V Cordless Glue Gun

Ryobi hand tools are frequently used due to their high-quality performance. Among Ryobi special offers in the UK, you can find the Ryobi cordless glue gun, which can be a great fusing companion in numerous tasks.
The Ryobi one+ works remarkably with a wide array of materials such as paper, textiles, wood, plastic, cork, or even stone. In short, you can firmly glue together almost any household material by using Ryobi one+.

Dekton Pathfinder LED Head Light Torch

Here at Sp8tium, you can find this super important product that everyone must-have in the toolbox. Whether you are out camping or fixing your car in the garage, this portable and powerful direct head light is a perfect partner.
With an adjustable headband, shock, and water resistance, what more could you want from a torch? It also has 3 convenient modes that can be selected to prolong battery reserve or use high beam light. The batteries are also included with the headband.

WERA Kraftform Kompakt W1 Maintenance Set 35 parts

This one is a comprehensive yet compact set of highly productive and handy Wera tools. Given the excellent quality of Wera tools, you can only expect the best in this kit. Organized compactly in a very easy-to-carry bag, this maintenance set is a must-have.
The kit consists of 35 pieces such as the blade holding handle, pole voltage tester, Wera ratchet, and the double open-ended wrench, to name a few. So, a whole range of tools to optimize workflow has been compactly placed in a lightweight box, increasing mobility and ease of use.

Bosch Forstner Hole Cutter Drill Bit 18mm-50mm

If you want to drill nice and splinter-free holes without hassle, this Forstner Hole Cutter Drill Bit set is your best bet. With a very useful range of bit sizes, you will have all that you need at your disposal.
The drill bits are razor-sharp and toothed to give you perfectly clean holes. This product can easily be regarded as a professional tool as it works while also efficiently removing chips. By reducing friction and heat production, its resilience and durability are increased. These drill bits work perfectly with drill drivers and drill stands and can be used on soft, hard, and veneered wood.

Bosch C470 Sanding Sheet for Random Orbital Sanders - Pack of 50

Among all the Bosch products, these sanding sheets are a great addition. Optimized for use with orbital sanders, these can be employed for wood and paint removal. It delivers ultra-fine and even sanding, owing to the calcium stearate coating that reduces clogging.
Furthermore, the surface is electrostatic, and there are spaces in the grits, ensuring a smooth process. With this tool, you can easily remove varnish, filler, and synthetics. A total of 50 sanding sheets in the pack promise a great and profitable bargain too.

To Sum It Up

Now, you have a list of an elaborate toolset that you can keep for accomplishing tasks like fixing plumbing, hinges, knobs. Some advanced tasks can also be completed using some of the professional DIY tools mentioned above.

Previous article Top Knipex Tools of 2021