Toolstop's Christmas Gift Wish List 2013

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Ho, ho, ho. It's that time of year again! Time to break out the decorations, buy the tree and start putting together a list of gifts to buy for that power-tool-loving friend or family member.

As always Toolstop is here to help, so we're delighted to present you with our Xmas Gift List for 2013. We're pretty sure you'll find something for that loved one in your life. Or more likely, for yourself.

Click the photo of the gift to get the full spec and our special Christmas price.

Xmas Gift Idea
What's So Good About it?
Who Wants it for Christmas?
Stanley 2-16-269 FatMax Thru Tang Chisel 5 Piece Set
  • 50% stronger than old DynaGrip Pro Chisel on handle side impact test
  • Superior Thru Tang design - 50% stronger handle for extra reassurance and durability
  • Steel strikecap - can be used with a steel hammer for increased cutting force
  • Full length blade guard - for added safety
The woodworker in your life. That special person who wants to make precise finishes to their woodworking projects.

This person loves quality, is a sharp thinker and only wants to best tools in their kit or workshop.
Scheppach TiGer2000s Sharpening and Honing System
Scheppach TiGer2000s Sharpening and Honing System
  • The perfect machine to eliminate frustration and costly errors because of blunt or incorrectly sharpened tools (ideal for the chisel fan in your life, therefore)
  • Grinding stone is suitable for HSS tools
  • Full range of jigs and accessories is available

Anyone who has a workshop full of tools that need to be kept sharp.

Perfect for sharpening tools such as knives, plane irons and chisels.

This person is probably the sharpest tool in the box and expects his/her tools to be likewise.
Bahco S106 Piece Socket Set 1/4in and 1/2in Drive
Bahco S106 Piece Socket Set 1/4in and 1/2in Drive
  • A socket set that oozes quality and variety
  • 106 pieces are included in the carry-case
  • All pieces are made from chrome vanadium and finished in matt chrome-plated, so they not only look gorgeous they're tough too
  • The box is going to look good in the back of the van or in the workshop, featuring 3 sections
The mechanic or engineer in your life that values quality and variety, all wrapped up in a tough orange plastic box.

This person has the nut screwed and only ever settles for the best. Just imagine their happy little face on Christmas morning, reflected in the chrome finish of the sockets.
Makita D-31778 104 Piece Power Drill Bit Set
Makita D-31778 104 Piece Power Drill Bit Set
  • This Makita 104 piece power drill bit set contains all the bits the professional and keen DIYer will require (yes that's 104 pieces!)
  • All 104 pieces are boxed beautifully in a tough plastic storage case
  • The drill bits are tungsten coated tips making them strong and long-lasting
  • It's part of our 12 deals of Christmas, so it's REALLY cheap!
Basically everyone.

If you know someone with a drill or a driver in their garage, tool kit or van - whether they're a professional or capabable DIYer, you'll make their Christmas if you present them with this 104 piece box.

This person is you and me; as long as a drill or driver has to be found, this kit is for us.
Ridgid micro CA-100 (36738) Hand-Held Inspection Camera
Ridgid micro CA-100 (36738) Hand-Held Inspection Camera
  • The micro CA-100 has a famous red-carpet-striding cousin, so you know you're in good hands in terms of quality, features and reliability
  • RIDGID consistently sets the standard for hand-held cameras, so the CA-100 is a leader
  • 4 LED lights allow for crisp images on the 320x240 screen

The snooper and the scavenger. The CA-100 is the perfect inspection camera for any plumber, electrician or mechanic.

This person loves to get to the bottom of things, and ability to attach a hook, a mirror or a magnet to the camera head will make that possible.
Bosch GOP10.8V-LI + GSR10.8-2-LI - 10.8V Li-ion Cordless Multicutter + Drill Driver
Bosch GOP10.8V-LI + GSR10.8-2-LI - 10.8V Li-ion Cordless Multicutter + Drill Driver
  • A twin-pack of professional Bosch power tools: do we really need to add anything else
  • A GOP is in the L-Boxx. A GOP is the perfect tool for any tradesperson or DIYer
  • A drill driver is in the box. What a fantastic gift in its own right, extremely light and compact, powered by Bosch's 1.3Ah 10.8v li-ion batteries
The kitchen fitter, joiner or keen DIYer in your life. This kit will make them complete and whole.

This person isn't a bish-bash-bosch kind of worker. Rather they value quality, control and reliability.

That's why they need this cordless twin pack.
Dewalt DW088K 2 Way Self-Levelling Ultra Bright Cross Line Laser
Dewalt DW088K 2 Way Self-Levelling Ultra Bright Cross Line Laser
  • This is the successor to the top selling DW087K and provides superior performance, durability, accuracy and ease of use
  • Very robust! Features over-moulding housing and a thick glass protector over the laser; it'll take a knock (try not to though; it's a laser)
  • It can be used in conjunction with the DE0892 detector up to a distance of 50 metres
  • It's part of our 12 deals of Christmas, so it's REALLY cheap!

The suspended ceiling installer, tiler and anyone for whom a reliable and robust cross line laser is a must-have in their kit.

This person likes to keep on the straight and narrow, has a laser-like attention to detail. Don't make them cross, though, buy them this laser.
Sealey AP2200BB Topchest & Rollcab Combination 6 Drawer With Ball Bearing Runners
Sealey AP2200BB Topchest & Rollcab Combination 6 Drawer With Ball Bearing Runner
  • This is the perfect tool and accessory storage solution for any shed, garage or workshop
  • It's the affordable way to buy American PRO® Ball Bearing quality tool chests
  • It features lockable components for storage of tools and accessories of a valuable and/or fragile nature

Anyone that owns tools that cost them money and doesn't want someone else to steal them. Simple.

This person is practical, organised and careful. They care about their investments so only want the best quality, lockable storage chest. Buy them it.
Hitachi C8FSE 216mm/8in Slide Compound Mitre Saw 240V with 2 Blades
Hitachi C8FSE 216mm/8in Slide Compound Mitre Saw 240V with 2 Blades
  • Tough but compact, this is the saw for any workbench or for chucking (carefully) in the back of the van
  • Highly capable, it'll perform compound mitre cuts up to 45º left and right
  • Features a 24 tooth TCT 216mm blade and comes with a dust bag

Perfect for any woodworker, joiner or keen DIYer who needs to reliable and safely cut wood.

This person is pragmatic and recognises that quality doesn't always come at a premium price. This is the saw for them.
Makita BJV180RFWX 18V Cordless Li-ion White Jigsaw
Makita BJV180RFWX 18V Cordless Li-ion White Jigsaw
  • It's very powerful and cut extremely well thanks to its rotational speed of 2600 rpm
  • It's blast through wood up to 135mm
  • It'll handle cuts into metal up to 10mm
  • It comes is a cool aluminium-look flight case

Ideal for anyone who loves Makita's 3Ah 18v cordless tools. This will get them noticed on the jobsite thanks to its 40 year anniversary white paint job!

This person likes to stand out from the crowd, and is proud to do so. Brandishing this jigsaw will be cut the mustard with them.
Makita BMR102 Jobsite Radio
Makita BMR102 Jobsite Radio
  • This jobsite radio runsfrom mains power or from your power tool batteries
  • You can plug in up to 2 auxiliar inputs, including your iPod or phone
  • It's robust, featuring Elastomer bumpers; therefore it'll take a knock
  • It'll run for up to 16 hours on a 3Ah battery!

Perfect for anyone who loves to take their tunes with them while they work. Or for just having in the garden while you enjoy a BBQ (next summer of course).

This person is a music-hound and appreciates quality audio reproduction. The BMR102 will tick their boxes.
Makita 8391DWPETK 18V Cordless Combi Drill (2 Batteries) with 101 Piece Accessory Set
Makita 8391DWPETK 18V Cordless Combi Drill (2 Batteries) with 101 Piece Accessory Set
  • The kit contains not only a fantastic 18v combi-drill, but includes 2 batteries and 101 bits and accessories
  • Perfect for fixing applications and brick work
  • The combi-drill outputs up to 42Nm of torque and will drill makes holes into wood of up to 36mm

Your dad, your brother, your son and your next door neighbour will shake your hand enthusiastically this Christmas if you present them with this excellent kit from Makita.

The person who wants this is organised and wants to know that their tools will do the job for them, time and again


So, that's the Toolstop Xmas Gift Idea List for 2013! We're sure you'll find something on it for those special people in your life.

What are YOU hoping to receive in your Christmas stocking this year? Tell us in the comments section below.

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