We bought a primary take a look at Unior newest full Master Tool Kit for touring bike mechanics last fall, together with their more reasonably priced, and more appropriate for the final lots, Home Kit toolbox. But now that the massive toolkits are out within the wild on the skilled race circuit, you may truly get your individual too. Plus, there are more new DIY toolbox choices available now, as properly…
Unior hand instruments Master Kit for bike mechanics
Slovenian toolmaker Unior’s Master Kit completely solely for touring professional bike mechanics. Who else wants a 1800€ locking waterproof toolbox on wheels with 94 pro-level bike instruments already inside. Literally, solely knowledgeable biking mechanic wrenching on-the-go at Pro Tour or World Cup races.
But that’s the place you may spot considered one of these proper now. Unior provides instruments to a number of groups racing the UCI MTB World Cup, together with Unior Sinter Factory Racing, Trek Factory, NS Bikes UR , Commencal Muc-Off, Continental Atherton & Canyon MTB Racing.
If by some loopy likelihood you want an entire workshop of instruments to journey with and have the cash burning a gap in your pocket, you may lastly truly pre-order the equipment now, both by getting in contact with a Unior Hand Tools supplier or utilizing the “Send Inquiry” button on Uniortools.com.
The kits are bought globally with Unior blue handles (since 1919), or within the US with purple & orange dealt with instruments to keep away from confusion with a youthful firm.
Pre-order now for supply in direction of the top of May 2022.
Unior Master Kit, however empty to inventory with your individual instruments
Maybe even more attention-grabbing for my part – as a reformed bike store mechanic and now somebody who simply enjoys working with good bike instruments – the Master Kit field can also be available individually for 540€ for you to inventory with your individual instruments. You’d get the identical rugged IP67 waterproof, lockable journey toolbox on wheels with a telescoping deal with to pack with your individual favourite instruments.
The 58.5 x 36.1 x 23.8cm field itself is produced in France, then customized outfitted by Unior in Slovenia. It has two fold-out arms with 44 pockets throughout the highest, and two heavy-duty steel trays with foam organizer inserts that grasp over all sides of the field when it’s arrange on a cellular worktop, plus one other foam insert within the base. Blank foam trays are additionally available individually to customise for your individual array of instruments.
The empty Master Kit field weighs 9.4kg by itself, and you may pre-order now for late May supply.
Master Kit Small Parts Organizer
The empty Unior Tool Master Kit additionally doesn’t embrace the plastic Small Parts Organizer field, however no worries you should purchase it individually now for 31€. And it’s truly in inventory & available proper now.
The 36.4 x 24.8 x 5cm clear plastic field is split internally into three lengthy rows of compartments, but additionally contains an extra 18 modular inserts to additional divide it into as much as 21 compartments.
What about Unior Home Kit toolboxes?
The smaller Home Kit continues to be solely available as an entire setup, combining an identical rugged however smaller software field with 34 core instruments that Unior thinks must be an excellent begin to outfitting the beginner bike mechanic – plus room for enlargement.
Unior say they’re making as lots of the 330€ Home Kit as they will to maintain up with demand, having bought out of the primary two runs since we first saw them last year. Pre-order a software equipment now, and it is best to have it in about 6 weeks, possibly every week or so sooner than a Master Kit.