Cantilever tool boxes are great for storing hand tools and fixings. It has trays that automatically opens when you depress the handle and closes as you start to lift the handles. The trays can be of any number and are suited for separating hand tools to make them easier to find. The lid design and lever arrangement also helps in making the tools more accessible and easier to find. Since cantilever tool boxes are a type of portable tool boxes they are suitable for carrying tools on site by toolmakers, mechanics, fitters, and other workers. Depending on its design, cantilever tool boxes can have enough space in each compartment. A well made cantilever tool box will surely last years of use.
A definite advantage of the cantilever tool box against the traditional tool box is that the tools and its contents are displayed when it is open. Messy tools and contents are avoided while still keeping the compact look when closed.
Cantilever tool boxes can have any number of trays depending on its size and design, some may have 2 while others may incorporate 5 trays that opens automatically. Mostly are constructed from heavy metal and heavy duty steel which makes them really strong and of high quality. There are also tool boxes that are constructed from other materials like plastic and wood. Full length piano hinges are also added which makes it really strong. They can also have large trays depending on the size of the box. Cantilever tool boxes has a powder coating finish which makes them rust resistant. Most of the latches are also lockable for added security. Some are made to have their trays removable and some can have fixed or removable dividers and partitions for organization of small parts and components.
It is only practical for people who work with tools regularly to employ the use of a cantilever tool box. Having easy access to the tools when you are working on a project not only saves time but makes the work more enjoyable since it eliminates the hassle of finding what you need. The design of the cantilever tool box makes it easy to get the tools and put them back once finished. The fact that you can have access to the bottom section of the tool box avoids any confusion and the tools are all laid out cleanly they way you want it. This uninterrupted flow of work makes it an effective storage for your hand tools.
The tools that they need to finish the work also needs to be kept safe at all times. A lid that easily closes and can be locked already makes it an ideal choice. Having constructed from heavy duty steel and with powder coating finish makes it great and very durable.
Industrial cantilever tool boxes are often larger and are used for storing large and heavy duty tools. Some can have wheels which makes them mobile.
They are ideal for your hand tools and transporting them from place to place. With its practical design, cantilever tool boxes can be a great addition to any handyman's or craftsman's arsenal.