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Laser Engraving Tools and More!

As tool control has become essential practice within the aviation industry, more and more engineers within the field either have had their tools engraved or etched as part of their compliance. If you’re working on an aircraft with several of your peers, you can easily distinguish whose is whose (and if somebody is using yours!)…


Take Your Tool Control to the Next Level

Tool control has become essential practice within the aviation industry as it ensures all tools used during a maintenance project are accounted for during flight. Poor tool control can affect the Engineer’s efficiency and the overall safety of the aircraft. Searching for missing tools can not only be a time-wasting nuisance but the absolute last…


Need Custom Labels or Stickers Printed? Look No Further!

The Red Box Team have been putting their design expertise to the test by creating a multiple number of different personalised labels and stickers for various uses. We now create our own labels for our ground power units and the operation is almost identical to how we produce our custom foam layers for tool kits…


Need Something Routed? Red Box has you Covered

The Red Box Tools Team are always keen to show off their skills when it comes to designing and programming and the extensive capabilities of our CNC routers. In this post, we thought we’d let some of our work do the talking for us by giving you some examples of projects we’ve completed over the…


Our New and Improved Tool Shop is Now Open!

The Red Box Team have been extremely busy over the past couple of months to ensure that we can show off our newly renovated Tool Shop. Although Boris may have pushed back the end of the final lockdown, we are now open to visitors in accordance with government issued social distancing guidelines. We stock BAHCO,…


Foam Layers for Professional Photography Equipment

The Red Box Tools Team have been given another exciting design opportunity for Joe North at NorthyTV, who has previously worked on prime time TV programmes such as ‘Love Island’! Joe has been after shadow foam layers for his professional camera equipment collection and we were more than happy to offer our services. Due to…


Custom Foam Layer Design to Hold Micrometres for MTC

Moving in to a new week, the Red Box Tools Team have been tasked with another notable design assignment; for the Manufacturing Technology Centre this time around, who require a shadow foam layer for a number of their micrometres to sit in within the respective cabinet so we thought we outline the complete process for…


FACOM and DRAPER Tools Now Available

Red Box is pleased to announce that we now stock a fantastic range of FACOM tools and Draper tools, which our customers can order directly via our website. Both of these brands provide the highest quality tools, which are known for their long-lasting durability and reliability, ensuring that all DIY and professional tasks can be…


Even More Customisation Options for your Tool Kit – Now Available!

The Red Box Tools Team have had an exciting start to the week, as we have just received our new Oree Laser which will create even more customisation options for your tool kit. Whether you decide to select from one of our pre-designed or start from scratch by designing your own, the laser will allow…


That Was 2020!

Amidst all the challenges and uncertainty that the UK currently faces, our team at Red Box have been working hard to ensure we all remain safe at work so we can continue serving our valued customers. We now have several procedures in place to ensure all our working environments are COVID-free, such as regular temperature…