Tools I keep: (keep in mind I work on Shimano) your flavors of these parts may change due to your technology. I collect as I go, and prefer it that way.
Chainwhip (I made mine) and splined cassette thingy Park FR-5;
Big crescent for splined cassette thingy;
Proper cable and housing cutter/crimper in this case Park CN-10
Splined BB driver and 3/8 ratcheting socket. Match to your hatch, BB's have changed. Lots!
Crank Puller. Not always necessary these days, but still darn handy. Park CWP-5
Pedal Wrench. Everyone should have one. Everyone. Good weapon too.
Grease! Park or Phil Wood
Cone wrenches are indisposable. I keep 13,14,15,17. Double as app.
Basic lockring tool Park HCW-5, some big headset wrenches, 30,32,36mm
Allens, Allens, more Allens. I don't have one but you should- 4-5-6 Y handled allen, and a big 8mm. For bikes, I really like the lllooonng loose metric sets. Really helps you reach that seatpost bolt.
Spanners as necessary, spoke wrenches as necessary, a good 4 in 1 screwdriver. Go to the hardware store and replace all your phillips screws with allens anyway.
Accessorize w/ those super nice blue paper towels. Totally worth it. Rubber Gloves. Seriously Kyle, protect yourself. When app. antisieze and locktite, though I never use either, I just take care of my stuff. Nice to have some zipties around for whatever. E-tape for housing to handlebar- though I saw someone use 3/4" fiber packing tape, and that makes so much more sense.
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