Trailer Technician Tool Set

Our Tool Set Build

Follow along as we build our Trailer Technician Tool Set. Select a tool for more information, including reviews and demonstrations of how it is used to repair and maintain semi-trailers.

The order in which we add tools to our Tool Set Build is primarily driven by budget considerations. If there is a certain tool that you are eager to learn more about, don’t hesitate to let us know. We’ll do our best to place a high priority on acquiring the tools that our audience is most interested in.

Trailer Technician Tool Set
Trailer Technician Tool Set


U.S. General 26" Single Bank Top Chest (64428)
U.S. General 30" 5 Drawer Mechanics Cart (64030)
U.S. General 14.5" End Cabinet (64448)
U.S. General 16" End Locker (64452)
Milwaukee Packout Cabinet (48-22-8445)
Milwaukee Packout Large Wall Plate (48-22-8487)
Milwaukee Packout Compact Wall Plate (48-22-8486)
Milwaukee M18 Battery Rack (48-22-8339)
Milwaukee M12 Battery Rack (48-22-8338)
RNoks Designs Packout Mount for Milwaukee M12 & M18 Charger
Lay3rDPrints M18 Leaf Blower Wall Mount


Irwin Vise-Grip Bent Nose Pliers (2078228)
Irwin Vise-Grip GrooveLock Pliers (2078112)
Irwin Aviation Snip (2073113)
Irwin Wire Stripper/Cutter/Crimper (2078309)
Irwin Vise-Grip Locking Plier Set (2077704)
Crescent 14 Pc 12 Point SAE Combination Wrench Set (CCWS4-05)
Crescent 15 Pc 12 Point Metric Combination Wrench Set (CCWS5-05)
Carlyle 6" Adjustable Wrench (AW6)
Carlyle 10" Adjustable Wrench (AW10)
Milwaukee 10pc Precision Screwdriver Set (48-22-2612)
Milwaukee 10-Piece Screwdriver Kit (48-22-2710)
Proto 12 Piece Punch & Chisel Set (J2S2)
GearWrench 1/4" Drive 90-Tooth Long Handle Teardrop Ratchet 6" (81028T)
GearWrench 3/8" Drive 90-Tooth Long Handle Teardrop Ratchet 11" (81264T)
GearWrench 1/2" Drive 90-Tooth Locking Flex Head Teardrop Ratchet 17" (81362T)
GearWrench 12 oz Soft Face Hammer (82260)
GearWrench 16 oz Rubber Mallet (82259)
GearWrench 24 oz Ball Pein Hammer (82252)
GearWrench 3 lb Drilling Hammer (82255)


Milwaukee M12 Fuel 1/2" Hammer Drill (2504-20)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel 1/2" Drill Driver (2803-20)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel 1/4" Lockbolt Tool (2661-20)
Milwaukee M18 FUEL 1/4" Lockbolt to Blind Rivet Tool Conversion Kit (49-16-2661R)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel 1/4" Hex Impact Driver (2953-20)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel Braking Die Grinder (2939-20)
Milwaukee M12 Fuel 3" Compact Cut Off Tool (2522-20)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel Sawzall Reciprocating Saw (2821-20)
Milwaukee M18 Fuel Blower (2724-20)
Milwaukee M18 Redlithium High Output HD12.0 Battery (48-11-1812)
Milwaukee M18 Redlithium High Output XC8.0 Battery (48-11-1880)
Milwaukee M12 Redlithium XC4.0 Extended Capacity Battery (48-11-2440)
U.S. General 5 Outlet Magnetic Power Strip (64798)


Ingersoll Rand Air Hammer (123MAX)


Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Duty 1" Drive Sockets (SAE & Metric)
Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Duty 1" Drive 7PC MM & SAE Wheel Service Sockets (49-66-7840)
Milwaukee 9PC Shockwave Impact Duty 1/2" Drive SAE Deep Socket Set (49-66-7022)
Milwaukee 43 Piece Shockwave Impact Duty 3/8" Drive SAE & Metric Deep 6 Point Socket Set (49-66-7009)
Milwaukee 10 Piece Shockwave Impact Duty 1/4" Drive SAE Standard 6 Point Socket Set (49-66-7000)
Milwaukee 10 Piece Shockwave Impact Duty 1/4" Drive SAE Deep 6 Point Socket Set (49-66-7001)
Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Drill and Drive Set 70pc (48-32-4021)


GForce RollePro Vinyl Application Tool
Phillips 7-Way Plug & Socket Brush (4-121)
Winnetec Wheel Dolly
Brake Tech Tools Roll-Up Door Torsion Spring Winding Bar Set (BT-107DBT)
Coilhose Pneumatics Typhoon Pro Blow Gun with 18" Extension (TYP2501-18)


IPA Tools 7-Way Round Pin Tractor Trailer Circuit Tester (7865L)
Napa Multi Meter TrueBlue 31 Auto-Ranging Digital Multimeter (700-2607)
Empire 12" Magnetic Tool Box Level (em81.12)
Hendrickson Trailer Ride Height Gauge (A-23442)


Coast HP3R Penlight


OnGuard Prescription Safety Glasses (240S)

Still Sourcing

We are working on sourcing the following tools and equipment. Stay tuned for updates.

Hand Tools
Locking Clamps
Tape Measure
Rivet Bucking Bar
Hex Keys
Ratchets (1/2″)
Pry Bars
Punches & Chisels
Torque Wrench (1/2-inch Drive)
Torque Wrench (1-inch Drive)
Power Tools (Air & Electric)
Die Grinder (Right Angle)
Rivet Squeezer
Diagnostic Tools
Flash Light
Work Light (Magnetic)
Misc Tools & Equipment
Creeper Seat
Welder (Mig)
Cutting Torch
Personal Protective Equipment
Safety Vest
Hearing Protection
Welding Helmet
Welding Gloves