Top gifts for Engineers this Christmas

Ellena Tangi

December 17, 2019

Is the Engineer in your life particularly difficult to buy for? Maybe the Site Secret Santa beckons and you’re struggling to find something to spend your tenner on! If you are in need of a gift for a construction professional, we’ve got a few ideas that are bound to help! With a variety of prices, here are our top gifts for engineers this Christmas.

Top Gifts for Engineers – I’m an Engineer notebook – £4.99 – Every engineer needs a notebook to write down their creative ideas, equations and whatever else pops into their head!

Top Gifts for Engineers – Handwarmers – £16.49 – The alternative to not using one of these? Frozen or cold fingers! Zippo’s reusable metal Hand Warmers are the must-have accessory for any outdoor adventurer and are ideal for keeping you toasty whilst you’re working out on site.

Top Gifts for Engineers – Digital Tape Measure – £24.99 – The eTape16 digital tape measure revolutionizes not only the tape measure but also expands its utility as never before envisioned. The large digital display provides easy reading while the advance features are readily accessible. These features include 3 memories, US or metric units, centerline calculation, re-zero and Inside/Outside measurements. In addition to its advanced features, the eTape16 incorporates a sleek modern design. Made of polycarbonate plastic, the eTape16 is made to last in the most rugged of environments.

Top Gifts for Engineers – Engineer Desk Organiser – £44.99 – This little figurine will help you organise your chaos as he is planning, developing and evaluating his next big project! These small pieces of art which consist of screws, nuts, metal and copper are produced with a high level of craftsmanship and an eye for detail, in an intensive and intricate manufacturing process

Top Gifts for Engineers – Structural Engineering Kit – £103 – Do you ever wonder how bridges span huge distances and how skyscrapers stay standing? Structural engineers use physics and their knowledge of the properties of building materials and geometric shapes to design structures with sufficient strength and stability. With this kit of modular building pieces, you can learn the basics of structural engineering by conducting a series of 20 model-building experiments. Each model demonstrates a basic principle of mechanical physics or structural engineering in a hands-on way. Start out with small models that demonstrate how structural elements can be attached together to maximize the strength of a structure for a fixed amount of material used.

Top Gifts for Engineers – SIMREX Foldable Mini Drone – £35.99 – The SIMREX X300C Minidrone is one of the latest and most popular foldable drones, perfect for beginner flyers. This drone packs a punch which is surprising for its size. It will comfortably fit in the palm of your hand, with a maximum remote control distance up to 45 meters and a flight time of 9 minutes. This is a powerful little drone designed for speed and fun. In addition to that, the SIMREX X300C mini drone is built with 720P HD camera.

Top Gifts for Engineers – Perpetual Calendar – £35.50 – It’s not your average calendar and that in itself will mean it’s a winner for engineers. This calendar is designed to be used year after year. Manually move the two magnetic balls to mark the date and the month.

Top Gifts for Engineers – 3D Printer – £229.99 – ELEGOO Mars comes with the latest version of CHITUBOX Slicing Software which gives you extraordinary user experience. CHITUBOX takes only 1 minute to slice 30Mb .stl model files while the open-sourced slicing software would take up to 10minutes. This printer features a large colourful 3.5 inches touch screen. You can preview the model in SD card like you saw pictures in Windows OS. Real-time display printing process.