Hand tools are tools that are held in and operated without a motor or source of electric power. Hand tools are tough, durable, and able to withstand heavy duty use on the job or at home. The hand tool category includes a wide variety of tools, big and small, for a variety of different applications and project types. Acme Tools has a large inventory of various hand tools to help you do your best work.


Hand Tools vs Power Tools

A common battle: hand tools vs power tools. Hand tools to have their advantages which is why some woodworkers and contractors may choose hand tools over power tools. One obvious reason, power tools require a power source, but hand tools are powered by you and a good old fashioned elbow grease, meaning you can take them with you whenever and wherever you need. Some choose to use hand tools because power tools are generally more expensive than hand tools. Also, hand tools are great tools used for simple projects and tasks around the home or on the job. The last reason being some craftsman just prefer hand tools and the idea of crafting their good completely by hand. Hand tools or power tools? It’s up to you!