Tools

les outils

le marteau hammer le tournevis screwdriver la clef à molette wrench
la clef anglaise wrench la clef à molette adjustable spanner
la clef spanner
les embouts de tournevis screwdriver bits
le mètre tapemeasure le couteau knife
la douille socket la pince universelle bull-nose pliers
le clef à pipe socket wrench
le niveau spirit level
le joint washer l’écrou nut
le foret drill bit
le foret à metaux metal bit
les forets à bois carpentry bits
le foret à bois plat flat wood bit
l’alésoir reamer le tournevis cruciforme phillips screwdriver
le clou nail la vis screw la pince coupante wire cutters
la pince à dénuder wire strippers
le fer à soudre soldering iron
le ruban isolant insulating tape
le scie à chantourner fretsaw la scie à dosseret tenon saw
la scie égoïne handsaw
les lunettes de sécurité safety goggles
le rabot plane la boîte à onglets mitre block
le scie à métaux hacksaw le papier de verre sandpaper la paille de fer wire wool
la perceuse manuelle hand drill
le burin chisel la lime file
la pierre à aiguiser sharpening stone
le ventouse plunger la coupe-tube pipe cutter

On this page you will find a list of French vocabulary words covering tools and items you’d find in a toolbox that can be used for jobs around the house. This includes items ranging from hammers (le marteau) and nails (le clou) to wrenches (la clef à molette ) and screwdrivers (le tournevis). If you’re in France and need to do some home repair work then you’ll definitely find these words to be very useful!

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