Professional Tools

Avex Tools supplies a comprehensive range of industrial and engineering tools to manufacturing companies; the automotive industry; repair and service companies; artisans, tradesmen, mechanics and hobbyists; re-sellers and distributors. Our line items on offer exceed 100 000 products across all price and quality options, and span from basic hand tools all the way through to highly specialised assembly/production line equipment. Our warehouse stocks in excess of 20 000 general engineering and industrial line items, and our stockholding and overall capacity ensures that our clients can expect efficient service from Avex Tools.

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While we are able to offer every sort of reputable tool brand available, we focus in particular on the following premier tool ranges:

  • Avex Professional Tools
  • Cromwell tools
  • U.S. Air Tool Company (USATCO)
  • Gear Wrench
  • Eastern Technology Corporation
  • Apex Tool Group

group-site-tools-logoThe Professional Choice

This range of tooling has allowed for Avex to become an Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) in the market. The products on offer are of the highest quality available and at extremely competitive prices. The Avex seal of approval assures customers of the warranty and back up offered by this brand. The Avex Professional Tool Range is extremely well received in all industries.


Crowell-LogoQuality Tooling

One of the largest independent engineering tool suppliers in Europe. Cromwell's well known brands include: Kennedy, Senator, Yamoto, Kobe, Swisstech, Oxford, Sherwood, York, Edison, Cotswold, Q-Torq and many more. Cromwell offers a "one stop" solution to our customers and different price brackets for similar tools within the range.


This company, which was founded in 1954, was also involved in the founding of what is now the Avex Tools division of the AVEX Group (Pty) Ltd. Usatco is a market leader in aviation and aerospace tool products and has been committed to South Africa since the decision to invest in the country on its election date in April 1994.

GearWrench-logoProfessionally Tested

GearWrench® is a registered trademark of Apex Tool Group, one of the largest hand tool manufacturers. The GearWrench® line of tools continues the Apex tradition of developing innovative hand tool technologies and manufacturing those tools to the highest standards. Since launching the original patented 50 ratcheting wrench, GearWrench® has continuously led with breakthroughs in pass-thru ratchets, sockets, screw/nut drivers, pliers, and specialty tools. Over 70 million GearWrench® products have been "Professionally Tested" all over the world. GearWrench® Ratcheting Wrenches can be purchased through Avex Tools.

eastern-technology-corporatEastern Technology Corporation

This company manufactures a range of aircraft engine test equipment including: Aircraft magneto timing lights, Aircraft timing indicators, Differential cylinder pressure testers and Hi-voltage cable testers. Avex Tools stocks a selection of the most commonly required items and spare parts for customer convenience.

Apex_logoLeading Tools

This multinational giant specialises in the supply of products to a wide spectrum of industries, most notable to the Avex group, Aerospace and Motor manufacturing. Brands such as Apex, Cleco, Dotco, Allen, GearWrench and Recoules are all supplied by Avex and have established themselves through many years to be market leaders and quality assured products.

Avex Professional Tools

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Avex Information Products

Head Office

Tel:    (+27 11) 974-4855
Fax:    (+27 11) 974-6736

Port Elizabeth

Tel:      (+27 41) 363 8222/8226/8263
Fax:    (+27 41) 363 8265


Cape Town

Tel:      (+27 0) 72 684 6983
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