Tools

No good Maker is complete without a range of nice tools. We've picked out the best we could find - really top quality, well-made tools that'll last you for years and years.

Resistor Lead Bending Tool

Sometimes referred to as a “forming” tool, this little guy provides you with an easy and reliable way to get the exact distance between two resistor leads that you need to PTH soldering. Read more...

£6
13 in stock

Adafruit PCB Ruler v2 - 6"

The first time you soldered up a surface mount component you may have been surprised "these are really small parts!" and there's dozens of different names too! QFN, TDFN, SOIC, SOP, J-Lead, what do they mean and how can you tell how big they are? Now you can have a reference board at your fingertips, with this snazzy PCB reference ruler.  Read more...

£5.10
19 in stock

Panavise Junior

 The amazing mini-vise from PanaVise! Holds your boards gently but securely exactly where you want them, leaving your hands free to work on them. Read more...

£27.50
46 in stock

Desoldering Wick

Made a slight error on your project? Need to fix a join that went a bit wrong? This desoldering wick is what you'll need then! Read more...

£3.50
24 in stock

Antex Bench Stand

It's absolutely essential to have a decent stand if you do a fair amount of soldering. You need somewhere safe and solid to park that iron while it's hot! Read more...

£13.50
16 in stock