Great Father's Day Gift Ideas from Snap-on

Give the World's Greatest Dad the World's Greatest Tools

KENOSHA, Wis., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Most dads don't need another tie and or another pair of socks. This year, give the world's greatest dad a gift he will remember. Give him the world's greatest tools - Snap-on tools.

"Without question, Snap-on tools are the perfect Father's Day gift," said Alicia Smales, vice president of marketing for Snap-on Tools. "With Snap-on tools, you can give your dad a gift that will really make him happy - world class tools that will last for years and can be used for all kinds of do-it-yourself jobs."

Snap-on's Dad's Picks are available for order at The special prices listed below are for the Father's Day holiday and are good until June 30, 2009. Quantities are limited and no rain checks will be available for these items.

Wrench Set and Bottle Opener (SOEXM706BTL)

-- Six 10-15 mm wrenches featuring the Flank Drive(R) Plus design to give dad 62 percent more turning power to get any job done.

-- Wrenches come with a wrench rack and special Snap-on bottle opener.

-- Price: $183.42

3/8-inch Fractional 10-Piece Ratchet Set (210AFSP)

-- Set includes seven shallow sockets, two extensions and the F80 ratchet with Dual 80(TM) Technology in a plastic tray.

-- Price: $186.84

1/4-inch & 3/8-inch Master Drive Set (BLPGSSC100)

-- Cover all of dad's needs with this Blue-Point combination drive general service set.

-- 100-piece set features fractional, standard, metric, TORX(R) and spark plug sockets, nine wrenches, two ratchets and many other accessories.

-- High-grade steel alloy tools come in a sturdy storage case.

-- Price: $314.95

Creeper Seat (JCW9)

-- Fully padded Blue-Point creeper seat allows dad to work in comfort.

-- Heavy-gauge steel construction is stylish and sturdy.

-- Oil resistant ball bearing casters allow easy maneuverability.

-- Price: $61.19

18V 1/2-inch Dr. Cordless Impact (CT485OHO)

-- Super heavy duty motor and impact mechanism provide 620 ft. lbs. of torque.

-- Slim-nose design allows for easy access and a variable speed trigger makes work easy.

-- Includes two batteries and a charger.

-- Price: $529.95

About Snap-on Tools

Snap-on Tools Company, LLC is a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, diagnostics and equipment solutions for professional users. Product lines include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions which are used by technicians and professionals at vehicle dealerships and repair centers and in the marine, powersports and aviation industries. Snap-on is one of the largest non-food franchise companies in the world, selling its products through more than 4,000 franchisees worldwide and through company-direct sales and over the Internet. Snap-on Tools is a subsidiary of Snap-on Incorporated, which was founded in 1920 and is a $2.9 billion, S&P 500 company headquartered in Kenosha, Wis. For additional information on Snap-on, visit

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