Tools Archives - Tomorrows Technician
Tool Intel – Understanding Air Tool Fittings and Couplers

Here’s a guide to identifying the most common sizes and style of air fittings found in most automotive shops.

On The Tool Truck – How A Hub Striker Works

Don’t worry – even seasoned employees can be challenged when it comes to certain tools.

Battery Chargers – Which One Do You Need?

Today’s technological wonders adapt to diverse battery types and needs.

NAPA Strives to Narrow EV Tech Training Gap Via Tools

Recognizing that tooling is an issue in shops working on EVs, NAPA is introducing a full line of insulated hand tools.

Diagnosing Electrical Problems With Your Multimeter

Transform your electrical diagnostics skill with these routine multimeter tests.

Recapturing That ‘Old Car’ Smell

No matter how old it was, or who it belonged to, every time you got inside an old VW Beetle, it had a unique smell.

How Wrenches are Made

Today’s tools are built to withstand levels of stress well above that of years ago.

How Accurate Is Your Click-Style Torque Wrench?

Due to how the click-style wrench makes the click, it can lose its factory calibration.

3M Introduces Fast-Cutting, Long-Lasting Net Abrasives

3M Cubitron II Net Abrasives are 3M’s biggest advancement in dust-extraction sanding in decades.

Snap-on Releases HD, LD Interchangeable Master Puller Sets

The tough one-piece jaw construction of both sets does not use pins or bolts.

Coats Aligner Provides Flexibility to Fit Your Alignment Needs

The large, movable LCD display has multiple positions and is portable so the tech can easily see the alignment screen.

New TreadReader Provides Enhanced Tire Measurements

TreadReader provides a scan report for readings of one to six tires.