The Craftsman 30cm Orange Tool Tote is just the right size for the DIYer or the hobbiest. Some smaller tool chests would come with a multi-tool – a fancy handle with a variety of tools that would snap into the handle. In each bag I put a deck of cards, a set of dot dice (soft & hard), a set of number dice, a mini clock & flashcards! I’m going to make a custom one for my Dremel tool and attachments, a bit smaller one. With the predictable lukewarm deals”, Sears is at best a maybe” on most shopper’s lists, after they have gone to the stores with better deals. I was hoping for a good workbench deal, and if I say this enough maybe it’ll still happen, but don’t see any other reason for me to visit Sears or before maybe Saturday.
So I wanted things open that I can throw my stuff in when I’m in a hurry.I can easily reach in and grab the tools I need and just as easily put them back by just tossing them back in. The less used tool goes into the bottom shelf. Some perspective on the Gentleman’s Tool Chests and other manufactured chests might help here. If you were a serious home woodworker, you might buy the House Tool Chest, a 24”-long pine chest lined with oak. Sears is usually pretty dead during the Thanksgiving hours, and only a few shoppers line up for some electronics deals, at least those people who haven’t figured out you can get the same deals online with free shipping.
Here’s one typical set from an 1855 book of tool engravings suitable for the gentlemen or emigrant.” I wish I had this set when I started. If your wallet can stand the hit, take a serious look at the new Festool tool carriers, specially made for portability. Wanting to build my own all-purpose tool tote, I decided to take Dad’s nailed-together box up a notch to ensure that it will be around for the grandkids.
Granted if you squint and have had too much eggnog it almost looks like this tool tote has flames on the side, but it just feels like something is missing. I acquired mine through the Craftsman website, in addition, to was able to have the object sent to my SEARS store for me to be picked up. I spent around 11.50 including tax. I am certain it would be equally wonderful as a garden tote or to carry your tools.
The larger tool chests were most likely marketed to the factories and warehouses that needed to fit up numerous workstations rapidly. And sellers carried Gentlemen’s Tool Chests,” which could be anywhere from 15” to 17” long. That’s alright, just stop by your local Sears store and have a look, in fact, they have lots of pretty shiny things to look at (in the tool department of course).