AP Tools Limited supply the # 1 industrial tooling brands to the Aerospace, Manufacturing, Engineering, Automotive and Composite industries around the world

Due to the vast range of products we sell, please note that some of the products are not held in stock and we are governed by supplier delivery times.

We supply the quality tooling you need including ATI Aerospace tooling, Gesipa Rivets and tooling , Avdel riveter & pulling heads, New & Reconditioned Cherry riveting guns and pulling heads, Huck installation Riveter & pulling heads, Desoutter Industrial air & Electric Tools, Chicago Pneumatic Air tools, CP Chicago Pneumatic Vehicle Service Pneumatic tools, CP Industrial tools, Dynabrade Air tools, Dotco – Cleco, Bosch Production tools, Sioux air tools, Atlas Copco Tools, Desoutter Seti-Tec Advanced drilling. Hand tools from Gedore and Facom , Aerospace Speciality tools. We have a full-service staff of experts who can create a custom tool solution made to your specific requirements that will have you covered.

Proud to be official Authorised Distributors of Desoutter industrial Air tools, Atlas Copco Air tools, Bosch production tools, CP Industrial tools, CP Vehicle Service tools, Cherry Aerospace riveting, Gesipa riveting, Rivet nuts & lockbolt tooling, Lubbering tools, Pop, Dynabrade, Sioux, ATA and Chicago Pneumatic Vehicle & Industrial Air tools. Gedore and Facom  Read more…

PPM – Repairs – Service – Calibration

AP Tools Limited offer a nationwide Air and Electric tool repair service for Aerospace & Engineering tools for most popular brands including Desoutter, CP Chicago Pneumatic, Bosch Production tools, Dynabrade, Sioux, ATA, Ingersoll Rand, Masterfix, Pop riveters, Avdel, Cherry riveting tools,

  • In-house quotations and / or repairs of Pneumatic, Electric and Hydraulic tooling, all air tool repairs and rivet tools serviced are stamped with a unique serial number enabling us to provide full service history and annual cost analysis.
  • Onsite managed service programs providing full inventories of all tooling at competitive rates, this service will also provide consistent measures to prevent down-time in production.
  • Hand arm vibration testing & Trigger time monitoring
  • Advise on operator misuse and ensure correct use of installation of tooling.

Hand Arm Vibration Testing &Trigger Time Monitoring

Hand-arm vibration comes from the use of hand-held power tools and is the cause of significant ill health (painful and disabling disorders of the blood vessels, nerves and joints). You could be risking damage to nerves, blood vessels and joints of the hand, wrist and arm if you work regularly with hand-held or hand-guided power tools for more than a few hours each day.

This also for preventive Maintenance, showing deterioration of tools before they become seriously Damaged saving money on repairs.

The Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005 (the Vibration Regulations) came into force on 6th July 2005 and are based on a European Union Directive. The European Physical Agents.

(Vibration), Directive, (2002/44/EC), deals with risks from vibration at work and is one of several Directives dealing with Physical Agents such as Noise and Vibration. They do not apply to members of the public exposed to vibration from non-work activities. The regulations introduce action and limit values for hand-arm and whole-body vibration.

Services Include

  • Hand arm vibration tool testing
  • Preventative maintenance of tooling
  • Trigger time monitoring  risk assessment
  • Traffic light system
  • Tool labelling
  • Full vibration reports and H&S data sheets
  • Total asset management to include type of tool, make and model
  • Re-call schedules

AP Tools Limited supplies the UK  market and Exports quality air and electric tools and specialises in fast and reliable repair service to the highest of standards.

A P Tools is a Desoutter Premier Partner

Authorised Cherry installation tool distributor

Avdel, Cherry & Desoutter Trained Technicians

5 Star Distributor for Desoutter Products and Services

Due to the vast range of products we sell, please note that some of the products are not held in stock, and we are governed by supplier delivery.

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Our UK headquarters is based at 8 Mitchell Point, Ensign Way, Hamble, Southampton, SO31 4RF

Prices Quoted on our Website are Excluding VAT this will be added at the appropriate rate on Checkout.

Main switchboard: 02380 455443  

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Office Hours : Monday to Thursday 8am – 4.45pm, Friday 8am – 2pm.

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Please contact our sales team who are happy to assist you on 02380 455443 or email: [email protected]