1st Day of Building Presents: Craftsman mechanics instrument set combines full vary of sockets, drivers in expandable Versastack system

Mechanics instrument units have lengthy been widespread below the Christmas tree for any household that has a budding gearhead in its midst (or an grownup who wants an additional set of instruments to throw behind his pickup truck).

Now Craftsman has packaged a 216-piece, three-drawer mechanics instrument set (usually $149, however on sale for $99) into its modular Versastack system to assist hold these mechanics organized and cellular. The instruments provided embody ratchets, wrenches, sockets and equipment in ¼- inch, 3/Eight-inch and ½-drive sizes with room for different equipment.

The Versastack system affords a variety of storage bins that may be stacked, locked collectively and wheeled across the store or jobsite simply. Every unit is rated IP54 for sturdiness and secured with heavy-duty steel latches.

Different current additions (and potential Christmas items) for the Versastack system embody a 30-quart cooler ($129) and a 17-inch mushy aspect instrument and equipment bag ($45). You could find all these and the remainder of the Versastack modules at Lowe’s shops.

The interlocking Versastack modules assist you to simply roll a store stuffed with instruments to the work.