For many, holiday gift shopping can be a daunting task. It can take longer than expected to brainstorm about thoughtful gifts for loved ones and even longer to find where to get the items. If you’re unsure of what present to give to the trade pro in your life, look no further! Whether you are searching for stocking stuffers or gift bundles, check out Malco’s top tool gifts of 2019 that will excite any tool lover.
You can’t go wrong gifting these smaller-sized essentials with a pretty price tag!
C-RHEX® Cleanable, Reversible Magnetic Hex Drivers
(MSHC / MSHLC / MSHMLC / MSHXLC)
Treat them to one of our best-selling HVAC tools. Quickly change between 1/4” and 5/16” hex sizes and reach tight spots with Malco’s exclusive, dual-sided 2”, 2-5/8”, 4”, and 6” magnetic hex drivers. Built with an “easy-clean magnet,” say goodbye to troublesome buildup of sheet metal shavings.
Impact Grade Quick-Change Extension Bits
(BHE3/ BHE6 / BHE10 / BHE12)
Made to work with a drill, impact driver, or Malco’s CONNEXT® Hollow Nut Drivers, securely extend the reach of any 1/4-inch hex shank driver an extra 3, 6, 10, or 12 inches. The impact-grade steel construction makes these bits a reliable and durable HVAC essential they’ll appreciate.
Customizable Malco Hat
Give a sleek and stylish unisex gift that can be customized with a name and message on the sides of the cap. It’s embroidered with a black Malco logo and comes with an adjustable Velcro® strap.
Aviation “Mini” Snips
(AVM6 EV / AVM7 EV, left and right cutting offset)
These two snips are ideal for creating sharply defined cuts in sheet metal and can easily work in tight spaces where full-size aviation snips are challenged. Built with soft, non-slip grips that fit in any size hand, trade pros will surely appreciate the cutting accuracy with this compact tool.
Zip-in® Self Piercing Sheet Metal Screws (100 pcs)
Considered by many as the best screw choice for HVAC metal ductwork, these superior screws offer faster driving and greater capacity for fastening heavier gauges of sheet metal than any other self-piercing type.
4IN1 Multi-Socket Nut Driver
This versatile, compact multi-socket nut driver has a comfortable, non-slip 3-lobe handle and telescoping driver shafts that provide two hex sockets at each end of the handle for a total of four hex sizes, 1/4”, 5/16”, 3/8”, and 7/16”. It’s a useful stocking stuffer that will fit in any pocket or pouch.
Ultra Lightweight Vinyl Cutting Snips
Built with a 10-inch polymer frame, these easy-to-grasp snips are a top tool gift idea that offers a light, yet powerful option for making controlled cuts in hard vinyl and other non-ferrous materials or fabrics.
Driver Bit Pouch
Malco’s Driver Bit Pouch features elastic slots that allow the user to conveniently store up to four 1/4-in shank bits around a drill’s motor housing. It’s a time-saving gift that will give them easy access to the bits they need when they need it.
Look no further for a useful and compact tool that they can take with them everywhere. Ideal for leveling thermostats, Malco’s Pocket Level has a strong molded plastic frame with a pocket clip. The multi-view vial reads top, bottom, or side for additional flexibility.
SideSwiper® II Vinyl Siding Removal Tool
Built with an easy-to-grasp straight handle and a comfortable, non-slip textured grip, the steel SideSwiper produces a smooth unlocking motion that will cleanly remove vinyl siding. Gift a virtually indestructible tool that’ll last.
Treat them to these top-rated gifts that they’ll use time and time again!
Made to attach to an impact driver, immediately begin crimping multiple sizes, types, and thicknesses of round metal duct. Based on actual field trials, this attachment is 78% faster than using a manual sheet metal crimping tool. Whoever receives this gift will save time and effort and thank you for it.
“Gold Standard” Sheet Metal Hole Cutters and Cutter Bits
(HC1 / HC2)
Make their job easier with this unique tool. Versatile for a variety of metalwork, this sheet metal hole cutter installs into the chuck of any corded/cordless drill. The “gold standard” cutter bits, precision-fit bearings, and easy-adjusting pivot pin make this tool the longest lasting and fastest solution for cutting 2”–20” diameter holes in sheet metal.
Tie Tensioning Tool with Manual Cut Off and Grips
Tighten nylon ties to fiberglass duct and take off connections faster, easier, and with better quality than can be done by hand. A reduced pinch point handle closing ensures peace of mind and reduces the chance of injury. Gift this specialty tool that’s made to weather the elements and hold up on the job.
Turn a power drill into a 20-gauge metal cutting shear with Malco’s best-selling TurboShear® attachment. Give a present that will effortlessly cut through sheet metal in a fraction of the time compared to using manual cutting snips.
Customizable Sport-Tek Fleece Hoodie
Conquer cool temperatures with this cozy and customizable unisex hoodie. Made with double-knit construction, gift some high-performance apparel that’s snag/pill-resistant and moisture-wicking.
Max2000® Aviation Snips: Offset
(M2006 / M2007, left and right offset)
These hard-working snips make a versatile present. Built for fast offset cuts in vinyl plastics, layered metal, and seams, these durable snips offer superior cutting life. They feature compound linkage that multiplies user hand leverage, an adjustable pivot bolt, and handles that fit large and small hands.
5-Blade Sheet Metal Crimper
Malco’s 5-Blade Sheet Metal Crimper creates long and shallow double crimps on round duct and stovepipe, which results in a tighter-fitting and self-supporting connection. Gift this essential HVAC installation tool that has an ergonomic RedLine Handle, nickel plating to resist corrosion, and hardened steel for optimum strength.
Leather Grip Setting Hammer
A stylish and functional gift that they’ll frequently use. This sheet metal hammer has a full-polished head with beveled face and pin that are corrosion resistant, making the tool last longer and work better. The leather grip allows for true comfort and ease of use.
Gift an ultimate tool set that works in harmony together!
TurboXTools™ DSR Door Skin Remover and DH Door Hemming Drill Attachments
(DSR1 / DHT1)
Use the power assistance of your drill to quickly remove damaged door skins and then smoothly hem the edges of replacement door skins on passenger vehicles and light trucks. Both drill attachments have a clamp collar that allows the head to be rotated 360° and set in any position for optimum tool clearance and controlled operation. Autobody pros will love this TurboXTools combo.
HVAC Starter Kit
Give a great gift that has it all. This HVAC Starter Kit comes in your choice of a tool bag or backpack with 14 tools and complimentary 100 packs of Zip-In and Bit-Tip Screws. Quickly and easily cut, crimp, bend, fold, flatten, straighten, and screw through sheet metal with these long-lasting Malco tools.
Axial Weld-Bonding Pliers Kit
Just clamp, weld, and release with this present that’s ideal for autobody and metal workers. Available in six different designs, Malco’s Axial Weld-Bonding Pliers are made with durable forged steel construction to make welding and securing different types of joints easier than ever.
CONNEXT® Magnetic Hex Driver & Nut Driver Kit
(CONNEXT 4 / CONNEXT 5 / CONNEXT 6)
Available with 8, 9, or 12 pieces, this popular assortment of hollow or magnetic hex chuck drivers and shockproof handles come in a durable Cordura® pouch with a belt clip and Velcro closure. The matching possibilities are endless with this gift.
Zip-in Self Piercing Sheet Metal Screws and C-RHEX Cleanable, Reversible Magnetic Hex Drivers
Here’s a dynamic duo that’s sure to impress. Malco’s Zip-In Screws paired with C-RHEX Drivers are an ultimate system that offers consistent, uncompromising on-the-job quality and optimized performance.
With these top tool gifts in mind, you’re set up for success this holiday season. If you’ve got a handy one on your shopping list, don’t gift them socks and pjs. Give them something they’ll use and appreciate for years to come!