Tool Trolleys Buyers’ Guide: Which Do You Need

Tool Trolleys Buyers’ Guide: Which Do You Need

2023-04-18 By Gat-matic

Whether you’re working indoors, outdoors, doing DIY, or working on a car, discover the best tool cabinet for your task with this simple guide.

A tool trolley is more than just a place you can store your tools. It’s an important part of your arsenal no matter what level of proficiency. In other words, a decent tool cabinet is an absolute must.


As a useful piece of equipment for anyone who regularly works with tools, whether in a professional setting or for personal projects. a tool trolley is a convenient and practical tool storage solution that can help you work more efficiently and effectively. Here are some reasons why you might need a tool trolley:

  1. Organization: A tool trolley can help you keep your tools organized and easily accessible. Rather than having tools scattered around your workspace or in multiple toolboxes, you can keep them all in one place and easily move them around as needed.
  2. Efficiency: With a tool trolley, you can save time by not having to search for tools or make multiple trips back and forth to your tool storage area. This can increase your efficiency and productivity.
  3. Portability: Many tool trolleys are on wheels, making them easy to move around your workspace or transport to different job sites.
  4. Security: A tool trolley can also help keep your tools secure, as you can lock them when not in use.


If you are looking to buy a tool chest, there are several factors that you should consider before making your purchase. Here are some of the most important considerations:

  1. Size and Capacity: The size and capacity of the tool chest should match the size of your tool collection. You don’t want to buy a chest that’s too small or too large. You should also consider the size of your workspace and make sure the tool chest fits comfortably in your workspace.
  2. Material and Build Quality: Tool chests are typically made from metal, plastic, or wood. Metal tool chests are generally more durable and secure, but they can also be heavier and more expensive. Plastic tool chests are lightweight and affordable, but they may not be as durable. Wood tool chests are attractive and often have a classic look, but they are typically not as durable as metal or plastic.
  3. Locking Mechanism: If you have expensive or valuable tools, you may want to consider a tool chest with a locking mechanism to prevent theft or unauthorized access.
  4. Mobility: If you need to move your tools around frequently, you may want to consider a tool chest with wheels for easy mobility.
  5. Organization and Storage Options: Look for a tool chest that has ample storage space and organization options such as drawers, shelves, and compartments.

By considering these factors, you can choose a tool chest that is the right size, durable, secure, mobile, and has the right storage and organization options for your needs.


Here at GATmatic, we have an impressive range of tool trolleys, or tool cabinets to cover all purposes.

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  • GEC807: With our portable rolling tool trolley GEC807, you don’t have to spend a fortune to get the best mobile cabinet for your shop. Our 7-drawer roll-around toolbox is strong enough for a professional, boasting sturdy, industrial-strength materials, and the convenience of being able to bring along your tools wherever you need them to be in your workshop.

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  • GEC901: The GEC901 worktop is covered with stainless steel and an ABS tray for long-lasting durability. Under the worktop, there are 4 small drawers, 2 deep drawers, 1 wide drawer, and 1 storage bin for special storage needs. The entire unit comes with 4 swivel casters that allow the tool cabinet to move around your workspace with ease.

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  • GEC902: The GEC902 heavy-duty 10-Drawer Rolling Cabinet features quick-release self-priming drawer slides and 3 patented locking systems. Additional features include anti-shock vertical protective edges, hole board, sturdy push handle, and four swivel casters with brake. Like all GATmatic tool trolleys, the GEC902 comes with a 1-year warranty, assuring the best after-sales service for customers.

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  • GEC903: One of the new series of tool trolleys, the movable tool cart GEC903 is equipped with 12 drawers that accommodate heavier items, and the load capacity of the whole tool trolley is up to 600kg. There is anti-shock vertical protection for each edge. Finally, the entire workbench can easily move around your workspace with four swivel casters and a large ergonomic push handle.

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  • GEC904: The all-new 13-drawer mobile tool cabinet GEC904 creates more storage capacity with its different sizes of drawers. The entire workbench can easily move around your workspace with swivel casters and an ergonomic push handle.

tool cabinet with stainles steel worktop

  • GEC905: The GEC905 tool trolley with a hardwood top is a good choice if you’d love to tackle bigger projects in your workshop or garage, but lack the space for a separate workbench. It is easy to assemble with a handle, which will be suitable for your usage habits. Moreover, GEC905 has an economical and affordable price.

tool cabinet with wood worktop

Tool Cabinets with Hand Tools

  • GITT094: The GITT094 features insulated tools for working in live working environments up to 1000V AC voltage or 1500V DC voltage passed the Germany VDE certification. The tool cabinet also has an internal locking system to provide added security. Casters (2 stationary and 2 swivels with toe brakes) can support up to a total of 35kg. The ergonomic side handle makes it easy to move the cabinet around your workspace. With full-length aluminum drawer pulls.

tool trolley with insulated tools

  • GITT310: GITT310, a versatile tool trolley, boasts a 7-drawer cabinet so it can meet all of your specific storage needs. In order to meet the maintenance needs of new energy vehicles, insulated tools are specially equipped, which can work in a live environment up to 1000V. To ensure your tools are safe, this cabinet features a locking system. The worktop is configured with an ABS tray which can place whatever else you want to place on.

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  • GTT381: GTT381 is a tool cabinet with 381 pieces of comprehensive tools, separately placed on 6 drawers with full-extension ball-bearing slides. The movable cabinet features an interlocking system, heavy-duty swivel castors, and an ergonomic handle. The worktop is configured with an ABS tray which can place whatever else you want to place on.

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  • GTT239: Keep your industrial workspace organized with this GTT239 red 7-drawer roller cabinet. Ideal for garages, warehouses, and auto shops, this roller cabinet operates as a portable storage space. To withstand frequent use, it has a strong steel sheet, which is formed integrally, with a red powder-coated finish. This unit includes 7 spacious drawers to keep tools and supplies organized and easy to access. Additionally, the drawers can be locked for secure storage.

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  • GTT233A: A versatile tool trolley, boasts a 7-drawer cabinet so it can meet all of your specific storage needs. The drawers ride on full-extension ball-bearing slides, and each drawer comes with a non-slip liner. To ensure your tools are safe, this cabinet features a locking system.

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Purchasing a tool trolley can be a wise investment for any professional or DIY enthusiast. However, with so many different types of tool trolleys available on the market, it’s essential to consider your specific needs before making a purchase. Factors such as size, weight capacity, mobility, and storage options should all be taken into account to ensure that you choose a tool trolley that can meet your unique requirements. By doing so, you can improve the efficiency of your work and keep your tools organized and easily accessible. With the information presented in this tool trolleys buyer’s guide, you should be able to make an informed decision on which tool trolley is right for you.

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