If you're getting a job as an apprentice electrician or want to do some electrical work around your own home, the right hand tools are necessary to get the job done safely. Many tools designed for electrical use are insulated to protect against shocks, including insulated screwdrivers and pliers. There are also some tools that aren't necessary, but can make the job go a lot quicker. Here's a look at the most basic hand tools you'll need to perform any type of electrical work.
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