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49-3031.00 - Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Adjustable widemouth pliers
  • Water pump pliers
Adjustable wrenches
  • Adjustable crescent wrenches
Automotive honing machine
  • Hones
Ball peen hammer
  • Ball peen hammers
Battery chargers
Blow torch
  • Acetylene torches
  • Cutting torches
Boring machines
  • Boring bars
  • Boring tools
Box end wrenches
Brake repair kits
  • Brake shoe adjusting tools
  • Dial calipers
  • Inside calipers
  • Outside calipers
Circuit tester
  • Test lights
Claw hammer
  • Claw hammers
Cold chisels
Combination wrenches
Compressed air gun
  • Blow guns
Cross and straight pein hammer
  • Cross peen hammers
Depth gauges
Desktop computers
Diagonal cut pliers
  • Diagonal cutting pliers
Dial indicator or dial gauge
  • Dial gauges
Drill press or radial drill
  • Drill presses
  • Punch presses
  • Dynanometers
Ear plugs
  • Hearing protectors
Engine or component test stands
  • Fuel pump test stands
  • Governor test stands
Feeler gauges
  • Spark plug gapping tools
Gas welding or brazing or cutting apparatus
  • Gas welding equipment
  • Hacksaws
  • Brass hammers
Hand reamer
  • Reamers
Hex keys
Hole gauge
  • Bore gauges
Hydraulic pumps
  • Hydraulic rams
Impact wrenches
Induction heaters
  • Bearing heating ovens
Locking pliers
  • Vise grip pliers
Metal inert gas welding machine
  • Metal inert gas MIG welders
Mill saw file
  • Single-cut mill saw files
Milling machines
Needlenose pliers
Open end wrenches
Paint sprayers
  • Paint spray guns
Personal computers
Pneumatic impact wrenches
  • Pneumatic wrenches
Pneumatic sanding machines
  • Blast cleaning cabinets
Portable data input terminals
  • Detroit diesel electronic control DDEC readers
  • Flash card readers
  • Handheld diagnostic computers
Power drills
  • Drill machines
Power grinders
  • Grinding machines
Power sanders
Power saws
Pressure indicators
  • Pressure gauges
Pressure or steam cleaners
  • Steam cleaning equipment
Pressure sensors
  • Injector pop testers
Protective gloves
  • Safety gloves
Pry bars
Punches or nail sets or drifts
  • Brass drifts
  • Punch sets
Putty knives
Retaining ring pliers
  • Snap ring pliers
Rivet tools
  • Riveting tools
Round file
  • Rat tail files
Safety glasses
Shielded metal arc welding or stick welding machine
  • Shielded arc welding tools
Sledge hammer
  • Sledgehammers
  • Chain slings
Slip or groove joint pliers
  • Slip joint pliers
Socket sets
  • Socket wrench sets
Spark plug wrench
  • Spark plug sockets
Specialty wrenches
  • Bleeder wrenches
  • Flare nut wrenches
  • Pump wrenches
  • Slug wrenches
Speed sensors
  • Decelerometers
Spot welding machine
  • Portable welding equipment
Stamping dies or punches
  • Punches
Stripping tools
  • Wire strippers
Tape measures
Thickness measuring devices
  • Snap gauges
Tire pressure gauge
  • Tire pressure gauges
Torque wrenches
Tracer or duplicating or contouring lathe
  • Lathes
Tungsten inert gas welding machine
  • Tungsten inert gas TIG welding equipment
Two way radios
Utility knives
Vacuum pumps
Valve refacer
  • Valve seat grinders
Voltage or current meters
  • Voltmeters
Welder torch
  • Brazing equipment
Welding masks
  • Welding hoods
Wheel balancing equipment
  • Wheel balancers
Wire cutters
  • Wire cutting tools
Wire lug crimping tool
  • Wire crimpers
Workshop cranes


Computer aided manufacturing CAM software
Data base user interface and query software
  • Database software
Facilities management software
  • Shop management software
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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