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John Deere Tech Program Tools List

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Students are responsible for purchasing or providing their own tools for the dealership work experience. Below is a list of required tools for the dealership work. SUNY Cobleskill works with tool manufactures to provide opportunities for students to purchase tools at an educational discount. John Deere TECH students have the ability to utilize the John Deere Tools for TECH program through their dealer to purchase tools as well.

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


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