John Deere Tech Program Tool List

Students are responsible for purchasing or providing their own tools for the dealership work experience. Below is a list of required tools for the program. These tools can be purchased from manufacturers at an educational discount through the Ag. Engineering Technology Department.

Students will not be required to bring their tools to campus.

Tools Required:


  • Tool Chest with room for expansion
  • Socket Sets with Rachets and Extensions
  • Both English and Metric:
     - 1/4” Drive
     - 3/8” Drive
     - 1/2” Drive
     - Pliers (2 sizes plus slip joint)
     - Side Cutter
     - Needle Nose
  • Feeler Gauge Set
  • Open End (set up to 1.5")
  • Box End (set up to 1.5")
  • Screw Drivers
  • Snap Ring Pliers (inside and outside—pin and flat)
  • Plastic Hammer
  • Ball Pein Hammers — 3 sizes
  • Dead Blow Hammers — 2 sizes
  • Gasket Scraper
  • Hex Wrench Set (English and metric)
  • Pry Bar
  • Punch Set (Drift, Center and Roll Pin)
  • Chisel Set




Contact Us:

Matt Hibbard
John Deere Tech Program Coordinator
SUNY Cobleskill
Curtis Mott Room 107
Cobleskill, NY 12043
(518) 255-5694