In this age of power tools, I still have facination for hand tools, so based on the quality, toughness, uniqueness, useability, ease of use, I have collected some of the world best tools.
#.facom is my favrouite..screwdriver, clamp, pliers.
#.sandvik belzer...adjustable spanners
#.knipex...monkey plier, cutters
Worst tools, Gedore India, Pye India.
Vintage Lucas elliot
This is one of gems in my collection.extremely rugged and strong, made by lucas elliot in 1944, very few such pliers available on ebay.
The quality of steel and workmanship is amazing.
See the riveted pivot, the new lucas tools are not that good as the old ones.