Required Tools:

For more information, see http://www.sonexaircraft.com/kits/tools.html

Below is a listing of tools required to complete Sonex kits, categorized by supplier.

If you have additional questions about tools, feel free to email us at: tech@sonexaircraft.com

Recommended Wicks Tools:

Wicks Aircraft Supply sells a "Sonex Tool Kit" which includes the following items:

Part Number

Description

Qty

200-SHP

Cleco Pliers (Pliers)

1

AT551X

Clecos, 3/32"

100

AT552X

Clecos, 1/8"

100

AT553X

Clecos, 5/32"

100

AT554X

Clecos, 3/16"

10

1003-100

Counter Sink, 100 degree (1/8" ,#30)

1

5102D-1/8

Dimpler for Pop Rivets

1

5102D-3/32

Dimper for 3/32 Rivets

1

TP44-0

Hand Seamer (Offset)

1

EST-1

Rivet Spacer

1

M-1R

Snips, Aviation ,Left hand

1

M-2R

Snips, Aviation ,Right hand

1

MC14

Snips, Combination (Andy 14")

1

F4246A3

File, Chain Saw, Round

1

F4246A6

File, Chain Saw, Flat

1

F3753

3M Scotch Brite Wheel

1

1261ME

Meter Stick

1

6CLAMP

C-Clamp with Swivel Pads

2

S4275T

Standard Aircraft Handbook

1

988-40

Drill Bits-#40 Size

24

988-30

Drill Bits-#30 Size

24

988-21

Drill Bits-#21 Size

4

VX12

File, Vixen

1

1046

Speed Deburring Tool

1

500

Fluting Pliers

1

 

Sturdy Plastic Tool Box

1

 

*Total

$525.00

Wicks Aircraft Supply
1-800-221-9425
http://www.wicksaircraft.com

 

*Price subject to change by Wicks Aircraft and is provided for information only by Sonex Aircraft, LLC.

 

Local Hardware Store

Description

Band Saw, wood cutting, 5-6 TPI blade (table model is ok)

Compressor, Small

DA Sander (Air or Electric)

Drill Press, Small (table model is ok)

Electric Drill, 3/8 USR

Extension Cords

Grinder, Bench with Wire Wheel

Hack Saw

Mallet, Plastic Tip

Pneumatic "Pop" Riveter

Hand "Pop" Rivet Tool

Spiral Cutter (Drill Bit)

Straight Edge, 4' (Ruler)

Wrenches, SAE

Wrenches, Socket