Give Dad the Best for Father's Day: Snap-on

May 19, 2011, 16:53 ET from Snap-on Tools

KENOSHA, Wis., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dad doesn't want another tie. Dad doesn't want another shirt. What Dad wants is something from Snap-on®. Let Dad get his wish this year with a great selection of Father's Day gift ideas from Snap-on.


"Every year, people turn to Snap-on for Father's Day gifts because they know they can't go wrong with the gift of Snap-on," said Gerry Beronja, director of customer communications for Snap-on Tools. "From wrenches, ratchets and screwdriver sets to power tools and tool storage, we have the gifts that will put a smile on Dad's face. Our wide assortment of Father's Day gift ideas features special pricing on select items. This year, give your Dad the best; give him Snap-on."

Snap-on's 12-page Father's Day Gift Guide can be found at and includes such popular gift selections as:

Black/Red Scallion with "Wrench" Pocket Clip (KERKNIFE2)

  • SpeedSafe® ambidextrous-assisted opening system
  • Blade is built of high-carbon 420HC stainless steel for good edge retention and excellent corrosion resistance
  • Includes a secure liner lock to keep the blade securely in place
  • Safety tip lock to keep the blade stored in the handle
  • Exclusive "wrench" pocket clip

4A 6/12 Volt Battery Maintainer (EEBM500)

  • Compatible with conventional, maintenance free, AGM, gel cell, spiral wound and deep cycle batteries
  • Includes quick connect output cord with clamp set, ring terminal set and 12V adaptor output accessories
  • Ergonomic design with large buttons for easy use with gloves on
  • Reverse polarity and battery fault warnings

Seven-Piece, 12-Point Fractional Flank Drive® Plus Ratcheting Wrench Set (SOEXR707)

  • 7-piece, 12-point fractional Flank Drive® Plus Combination Wrench Set (3/8-inch to 3/4-inch)
  • Open end head design distributes applied stress over the entire radius of the open end enhancing wrench strength
  • Forged steel and heat treat hardness provides strength and durability while reducing wear and breakage
  • 7.5 degree offset broaching allows the user to flip the box end over to obtain a more advantageous grip on a fastener for restricted clearance areas

Video Inspection Scope (BK5500AG, BK5500AO & BK5500AY)—Limited Quantities Available

  • Time saving inspection tool ideal for engine, A/C, under dash, suspension and transmission work
  • Single on/off button and battery indicator
  • Convenient thumb control for LED light intensity
  • 8.5mm diameter imager head fits into most spark plug holes
  • High intensity LEDs direct light where it is needed
  • 36-inch long obedient shaft for added reach

11-Drawer Double Bank Classic 78 Roll Cab (KRA2411PBO)

  • Double wall construction with full height welded inner wall and "Z" stiffeners to keep the box square over a lifetime of use
  • Reinforced gussets inside each corner help protect corners from racking
  • Structural bottom panel with heavy gauge reinforced skid channels to support heavy loads
  • Lock'n Roll® drawers prevent unwanted drawer opening when moving unit

Customers can find more Father's Day gift ideas by contacting their participating Snap-on franchisee or representative, visiting or by calling toll free 877-SNAPON-2 (877-762-7662).

About Snap-on Tools

Snap-on Tools is a subsidiary of Snap-on Incorporated, a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, diagnostics and equipment solutions for professional users. Product lines include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions which are used by technicians and professionals at vehicle dealerships and repair centers and in the marine, power sports and aviation industries.  Snap-on Tools is one of the largest non-food franchise companies in the world, selling its products and services through franchisee, company-direct, distributor and Internet channels.  Snap-on Incorporated, which was founded in 1920, is a $2.6 billion, S&P 500 company located in Kenosha, Wis. with operations throughout the world.  For additional information, visit  

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