Diesel Systems Technology

Diesel Systems Technician Tool List



1 ea. Pry Bar 18"
1 ea. 3-Ring Binder with Lined Paper 8 1/2" x 11"
1 ea. Blow Gun, air safety nozzle
1 ea. Tool Box (rolling or portable)
1 ea. Parts Cleaning Brush
1 ea. Light Bulb - 50 watt rough service or equivalent
1 ea. Pocket Calculator, Texas Instrument TI-35 or equivalent
1 ea. Cold Chisel 3/4"
1 ea. Battery Post Cleaner
1 ea. Brass Drift 3/4" x 8"
1 set Drill Bit Set, high speed up to 1/2"
1 set Screw Extractors
1 ea. File, mill single cut 8" or 10"
1 ea. Flashlight, 2 "D" cell
1 ea. Feeler Gauge, 25 blade set
1 pr. Safety Glasses
1 pr. Leather Gloves
1 ea. Welding Hood with Lens #10 or darker
1 ea. Gas Welding Goggles with Lens #6 or darker
1 pr. Leather Welding Gauntlet Gloves
1 ea. Soldering Gun 240/325 watt, Weller
1 ea. Hacksaw with 18-24 tooth steel extra blades
1 ea. Ball Peen Hammer 8 oz.
1 ea. Ball Peen Hammer 32 oz.
1 ea. Dead-blow Hammer 2 lb. or equal
1 ea. Fluke DVOM #70 or #88 or equal
1 ea. Micrometer 0-1"-.002 reading, carbide tips & ball, Mitatoya or equal
1 ea. Oil Can, 1 pint
1 pr. Pliers, cutting diagonal
1 pr. Pliers, internal-external, TRU-ARC snap ring
1 set Allen Wrench Set, English and Metric
1 pr. Pliers, water pump 10", channel lock or equal
1 set Screw drivers, 8 pc, Challenger #7508 or equal
1 set Sockets, 1/2" drive to 1-1/4"
1 set Sockets, 3/8" drive
1 set Sockets, 1/2" metric to 33mm
1 set Impact Sockets, 1/2" drive
1 set Torx Sockets
1 set Sockets, deep 3/8" drive
1 ea. Socket, screwdriver bits
1 ea. Wrench, adjustable 12"
1 set Wrench Box, open-end combination to 1-1/2"
1 ea. Wrench, torque 250 lb. capacity, Bonnie ratchet head
1 ea. Wrench, metric box open-end combination to 33mm
1 set Ear Muffs or Plugs, soft

NOTE: This list is a basic Journeyman tool list to get the student into the field and must be accumulated by graduation.

  • If any College-owned equipment does not function properly, please report it immediately to the instructor. 
  • 'Safety Glasses' must be worn in the lab class without exception.

All students must provide and maintain to industry standards three pair of coveralls to be worn in the lab class.

Salt Lake Community College cannot be held liable for tools lost or stolen.  Please take the necessary precautions to secure your tools.