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Motorcross Bike Transporter Job Completed!

The Red Box Engineering team recently completed work on a motorcross bike transporter for Alan Forrest. Alan, a big motorcross enthusiast, needed a way to transport his motorcross bike as it was too long to fit in his pick-up, so he asked for our help. A number of ideas were discussed on the best way…


More Shadow Foamed Cases Produced for Delta

Delta continue to choose Red Box Tools and Foam to produce shadow foamed cases for their specialist equipment. The most recent project was to case and foam some rather bulky pumps. They need to stay upright and be easy to access, as well as having the charger and battery easily accessible from the top.  Of…


Bahco’s New Range of Advanced Stainless Steel Tools

Bahco is now using ice hardening technology during the manufacture of their latest range of stainless steel hand tools and storage trolleys to help them overcome past issues, which saw the stainless steel previously used being too brittle to use. Interestingly, this is the very same ice hardening technology used by NASA and the European Space…


Red Box Provides 73 Custom Kits to Humber Gateway Offshore Windfarm and RWE

Red Box Tools were delighted to provide 73 custom tool kits to Humber Gateway Offshore Windfarm and RWE in December 2019. Richard Chaplin, Maintenance Engineer at Humber Gateway Offshore Windfarm and RWE, said the following regarding the bespoke tool kits that they had received: “I’d just like to say that the whole process has been hassle free….


Stainless Steel Tools Now Available!

We have recently increased our range of BAHCO tools to include their fantastic selection of stainless steel tools, which are used within medical industries, food industries and high corrosive environments. These tools are ideal for environments that require the most stringent cleanliness standards or highly corrosive atmospheres, and because of their high level of manufacturing, they also…


Christmas Jumper Day for Save The Children

It’s Christmas Jumper Day at Red Box Tools, which means we are feeling festive! In order for our staff to wear their Christmas attire, they have been asked to make a donation which we are collecting in aid of Save The Children. Let us know which jumper is the best and which wins the award for…


New BAHCO Website Now Live

BAHCO have just released their brand new website, which makes it even easier for customers to discover what tools are best for each specific task. Once you have found the tools and products required, the site will tell you where they can be ordered within your chosen country. Plus, the site now offers a completely mobile-friendly…


Why Are There so Few Women in Aviation?

An insightful article has recently appeared on the CNN website that looks into why there are so few women in the aviation industry. According to the Women in Aviation: A Workforce Report, women account for less than 10% of pilots, maintenance technicians and airline executives. From our point of view, it would be fantastic to see the…


Why Choose Our Mechanic Tool Kits

We understand that choosing the right tool kit is a difficult task. Firstly, there are many tool kits to choose from and ensuring that the quality of the tools included is another vital consideration, as nobody wants their tools breaking halfway through a job. So, the question is why choose our mechanic tool kits? Let’s start…


The Top Automotive Tools Every Mechanic Needs

We have previously looked at the essential took for engineers, and now it’s time for us to turn our attention to mechanics. Listed below are the top automotive tools that every mechanic needs, so, if you have any of these in your toolbox then it’s time to act!   A high quality socket and wrench…