GearWrench Expands Hand Tool Line with New Handled Files, Hooks and Picks
Cushion Grip Handle Design Improves Comfort and Leverage
BALTIMORE (February 12, 2009)-- GearWrench®, a premier hand tool brand from Danaher Tool Group, today introduced handled files, hooks and picks in a variety of sizes, shapes and configurations to its popular hand tool line. The products feature the GearWrench handle, which is recognized throughout the automotive and industrial sectors for its ergonomic comfort and support.
The new handheld files from GearWrench feature tool grade steel, which provides superior cutting capabilities. A go-to tool among automotive and industrial technicians, the files are used for deburring, rounding, welding and removing rough edges. Four and six-piece sets of handled files are available in a variety of sizes including standard round, flat, bastard, half-round, and 90-degree. They are now available through professional tool distributors and mobile drivers and retail for $29.99 to $49.99.
"GearWrench continues to build out its hand tool line with the addition of handled files, hooks and picks," said Marc Mangus, senior brand manager for GearWrench. "Technicians have come to rely on GearWrench to deliver innovative products that uniquely solve real-world problems, and this new category of tools is no exception."
The handled hooks and picks feature a range of unique shapes designed to leverage and pull parts, springs and cotter pins. The products solve common user problems, such as damage done to the door when removing panel buttons. Straight, curves and scraper sizes are now available in different set configurations including a three-piece standard hook and pick set, four-piece body trim pad set, four-piece mini hook and pick set, and a seven-piece master set. Handled hook and pick sets can be purchased through mobile drivers and professional tool distributors and retail for $29.99 to $49.99.