Auto Collision Repair Required Tool List

Tools for a lifetime of learning. 

You will not need your tools for the first day of class. You are welcome to start purchasing tools if you prefer. However, the instructor will inform you of several tool programs available to students on the first day of class.

Uniforms Fees, which include professional industry style shirts, and are serviced by an outside company, are $150 per nine month school year.

Estimated tool fee is $1,000 to $1,500.

Tools may be purchased at:
Fastenal
2502 W. Central
El Dorado, KS 67042
316.320.2223

Hand Tools 

• Adjustable Wrenches (6” and 12”) 

• Allen Wrench Set – Standard (.050”- 3/8”) 

• Allen Wrench Set – Metric (2mm – 7mm) 

• Chisels: Seam Busters 

• Combination Wrenches – Standard (1/4” – 1”) 

• Combination Wrenches – Metric (7mm – 19mm) 

• Flashlight and Batteries 

• Hack Saw and Blades 

• 16 oz. Ball Peen Hammer 

• Rubber Mallet 

• Paint Respirator 

• 5”, 8”, and Long-Board Sanding Blocks. Hook-it 

• Pickup Tool Magnet 

• Pliers: 

• Combination 

• Hose Clamp 

• Locking Jaws 

• Needle Nose 

• Side Cutting 

• Slip Joint (Water Pump) 

• Screwdriver – Blade Type 

• Stubby 

• 6” - #1 and #2 

• Offset # 2 

• Screwdriver – Phillips: 

• Stubby 

• 6” - #1 and #2 

• 12” - #3 

• Offset - #2 

• Torx Set: - T-8, T-10, T-15, T-20, T-25, T-27. T-30, T-40, T-50, T-55 

• Socket Set – ¼ Drive: 

• ¼” – ½” Standard Depth Socket 

• ¼” – ½” Deep Socket 

• 6mm – 12mm Standard Depth Socket 

• 6mm – 12mm Deep Socket 

• Flex/Universal Type (Standard and Metric) 

• Socket Set – 3/8” Drive 

• 5/16” – ¾” Standard Depth 6 point Socket 

• 3/8” ¾” Deep 6 Point Socket 

• 9mm – 19mm Standard Depth Socket 

• 9mm – 19mm Deep Socket 

• 3”, 6”, 12”, and 18” Extensions 

• 3/8 Universal Joint

Miscellaneous Tools 

• Safety Glasses 

• Pry Bar Set 

• Putty Knife 

• Scrape 

• Scratch Awl 

• Tape Measure Standard and Metric 

• Tin Snips 

• Tool Box (27” Long x 17” wide) recommended for storage 

• Door Handel Removal Tool 

• Door Hinge Spring and Pin Removal 

• Miscellaneous Interior and Exterior Trim Removing Tools 

• Windshield Wiper Removal Tool 

 Body Working Tools 

• Assorted Files – For Metal and Plastic Finishing: 

• Body Files 

• Body Filler Shaping Files (Cheese Grater/Shredder) 

• Hand Sanding Pads 

• Metal Files – Optional 

• Sanding Blocks (short and Long) 3M Package Deal 

• 7-Piece Martin Body Hammer and Dolly Set 

• Assorted Spreaders and Applicators 

• Assorted Picks 

Steck Manufacturing 20015SB Seambuster Spot Weld Chisel 

Steck Manufacturing 20016 Right Angle SeamBuster 

3M Automotive (MMM16570) 3M Accuspray Spray Gun Model HG09