Absolute List of Great Holiday Gift Ideas for the Machinist on Your List
Are you having a hard time shopping for the machinist on your gift list? Well, here’s a few suggestions that are guaranteed to brighten the holidays for any machinist:
This is one of the many humorous machinist-themed t-shirts available on Zazzle. These 100% cotton shirts are comfortable, casual and loose fitting, with double-needle stitched bottom and sleeve hems for extra durability.
Preciva 5PCS Magnetic Telescoping Pick-up Tool Kit
These tools make it easy to locate and retrieve items from hard to reach places. Comes with a 15lb magnetic pickup rod, a 1lb magnetic pickup rod, round shaped inspection mirror, square shaped inspection mirror, and telescoping flexible extensible LED flashlights.
Machine Shop Cloth Book for Babies
A great gift to share with the newest machinist in the family, this machine washable cotton fabric book contains bright, colorful illustrations of tools the big machinists use: a mill, lathe, band saw, drill press, types of welders, and measuring tools.
Custom Face Masks
$12.49 – $24.99
Help keep your machinist safe at work. These soft, durable face masks can be personalized with photos, text, logos, backgrounds, etc.
Etsy provides a number of humorous, machinist-themed handmade ceramic beverage mugs that’ll be sure to bring a smile to the face of the machinist on your gift list.
Protective Phone Case
Available in a wide range of styles and colors, Otterbox provides high-quality, durable phone cases designed to protect your machinist’s smartphone from damage due to falls or impacts.
Precision Ground 2-4-6 Block Set
These six-sided precision ground blocks are great for precise grinding and layout work, inspection and indexing jobs, setup, and anchoring pieces to a worktable in an elevated position and can even be assembled into different configurations for more workable options.
Pica Ink Marking Pen – Black
US Tool and Fastener
Great for placing work marks in hard to reach places, with a self-adjusting patented stainless steel telescope nib. Line width 1-2mm.
AZFUNN 1.5X to 13X Headband Magnifiers with LED Light
This hands-free headband magnifier makes delicate work with small pieces easier. Comes with four interchangeable lenses which can be combined to achieve a wide range of magnifications, adjustable head band and an adjustable, rechargeable LED lamp.
Wixey Digital Angle Gauge with Backlight
For cutting bevels, miters and compound angles, it’s tough to beat the ease and accuracy of the Wixey Digital Angle Gauge. This digital gauge features an easy-to-read backlit screen and attaches magnetically to your blade to provide a precise angle reading. A zero button calibrates the angle gauge to any reference surface.
Dykem 04005 Blue Layout Fluid
$13.09 (8 oz.)
This glare-free machinist’s dye makes it easier to see scribed lines and marks, defects or pinholes, and gear tooth contact patterns. 8 oz. jar comes with a brush built into the cap.
NITE IZE Hitch Phone Anchor and Tether
Replacing a damaged smartphone is expensive and inconvenient. This heavy duty hitch phone anchor and tether combines the unique, ultra-thin Hitch Phone Anchor with a coiled tether to keep your phone accessible while protecting it from drops, loss, and theft.