May 13 2011.

VE (UK) offer a range of high quality, cost effective hand tools that will stand the test of time and are ideal for your workshop, your mechanics, and also to sell to your customers. Everyone needs tools, irrespective of if they are a fully trained mechanic or a home enthusiast. Many riders also carry general tools on board when riding in case of emergencies. The range VE offer is designed to be practical, with quality being of paramount importance, whilst not breaking the bank.

The range includes 3 sockets sets in 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2" drives, 7 piece hex and star bit sets (with an anti tamper version of the star bit set also available), a 4 piece stud extractor set, T bar allen key sets, and a 39 piece metric Tap and Die set including a 7mm Tap and Die. Combine this with workshop essentials including: ring and combination spanners, a rechargeable LED portable work lamp and a 4" bench vice with optional swivel base attachment, and you have the makings of a well fitted out workshop.

The good news for VE dealers, is that during May and June VE is offering a 10% discount up to £100 nett value of Franklin tools, and 20% discount up to £200 nett value of Franklin tools.

To see the complete list of Franklin hand tools as well as the extensive dedicated scooter and motorcycle tool range, visit