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Adjustable wrenches
  • Adjustable hand wrenches
Blow torch
  • Acetylene torches
Caulking guns
  • Caulking equipment
Claw hammer
  • Claw hammers
Desktop computers
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Video probe systems
Front end loaders
  • Utility work machines
Geological compasses
  • Directional compasses
Global positioning system GPS receiver
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
Hex keys
  • Hex wrenches
  • Extension ladders
  • Builders' levels
  • Laser line levels
  • Torpedo levels
Locking pliers
  • Channel lock pliers
Masks or accessories
  • Filter masks
Minivans or vans
  • Work vans
  • Digital multimeters
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Volt-ohm meters VOM
Personal computers
Pipe or tube cutter
  • Pipe cutters
Pipe wrenches
  • Large pipe wrenches
  • Medium pipe wrenches
Pitch measuring instruments
  • Inclinometers
Pocket calculator
  • Handheld calculators
Portable data input terminals
  • Solar analysis systems
Post hole digger
  • Post hole augers
Power drills
  • Cordless drills
  • Impact drills
Power saws
  • Reciprocating saws
Protective gloves
Putty knives
  • Ratchet sets
Round file
  • Rat tail files
Safety glasses
Safety harnesses or belts
  • Fall arrest harnesses
  • Phillips head screwdrivers
  • Straight screwdrivers
  • Dirt shovels
Sledge hammer
  • Sledgehammers
Solar radiation surface observing apparatus
  • Solarimeters
  • Framing squares
Stripping tools
  • Wire strippers
Tape measures
  • Steel measuring tapes
Tinners snips
  • Tin snips
Trenching machines
  • Trenchers
Utility knives
Wire cutters
  • Pair of dykes
Wire lug crimping tool
  • Crimping lugs


Calendar and scheduling software
  • Work scheduling software
Electronic mail software
  • Microsoft Outlook Hot technology
Enterprise application integration software
  • Extensible markup language XML Hot technology
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Project management software
  • Cost estimating software
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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