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Choosing the Best Battery Impact Wrench for DIY Automotive Work

Best Impact Wrench For YOU We are asked what the best impact wrench is for working on automotive projects on a weekly basis.  This conversation quickly turns from impact wrenches to sockets and what the user currently owns.  We feel that 1/2″ drive seems to fit most people best as inexpensive sets that go from […]

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Sunex Tools 89 Piece 1/4”, 3/8“ and 1/2” Drive Chrome Socket Set Review

Sunex Tools 89 Piece 1/4”, 3/8“ and 1/2” Drive Chrome Socket Set Review – 1889

Sunex Chrome Sets Sunex Tools has some new chrome tool sets available in some very nice cases!   If you are looking for a complete set of 1/4″ and 3/8″ shallow well sockets, this set is for you!  We are impressed with the contents as well as the quality of this socket set.  All of the 1/4″ […]

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RIDGID 18-Volt GEN5X Cordless Brushless 1/2 in. Impact Wrench Review | R86011B

RIDGID 18-Volt GEN5X Cordless Brushless 1/2 in. Impact Wrench Review | R86011B

Mid-Torque & Compact Power to weight ratio is a big deal when it comes to any tool that mechanics will be using on a daily basis.  Grip comfort, the tool being able to fit in small areas and the ability to remove 90 percent of the fasteners on an automobile is needed.  In construction, having […]

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Husky 432-Piece Mechanics Tool Set Review | Model # H432MTS

Husky 432-Piece Mechanics Tool Set Review | Model # H432MTS

Husky Mechanics Tools The Husky 432-piece 1/4 in, 3/8 in. and 1/2 in. drive mechanics tool set is the largest tools set in the Husky line.  With 187 different standard and deep sockets, 39 combination wrenches, 14 ratcheting wrenches, and 42 bit sockets in includes tools we need, not a large group of small filler tools. […]

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GEARWRENCH 232 Pc. Mechanics Tool Set in 3 Drawer Storage Box 80944

GEARWRENCH 232 Pc. Mechanics Tool Set in 3 Drawer Storage Box 80944

Excellent Start Many mechanics tool kits on the market have a lot of small tools in the kit to help up the count of tools for marketing purposes.  It was refreshing to open the GEARWRENCH 232 Pc. Mechanics Tool Set in 3 Drawer Storage Box and find that it was full of quality tools that were […]

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Ingersoll Rand G1621 K2 IQV12 Polisher/Sander Kit Review

IR Professional Tools The Ingersoll Rand G1621 IQV12 Polisher/Sander is a multi-purpose tool equipped with a 2-speed gearbox.  The G1621 kit comes with 2-inch and 3-inch backing pads for sanding and a wool pad along with foam pads for polishing. This is the perfect tool for sanding brake rotors, removing gaskets, polishing bumpers or restoring […]

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Bosch 18v EC Brushless 1/2 In. Square Drive Impact Wrench – IWMH182

Small Impact Wrenches Compact and light weight impact wrenches have been the first tool out of our cabinet for most of our projects.  While we enjoy the very large and incredibly powerful impact wrenches, we simply do not like to pay the price of using them all day when the job can be done with […]

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Motive Product Power Bleeder Pressure Brake Bleeder

Simple Brake Flush or Bleed Flushing of brake systems for most average cars will never happen unless they have some sort of brake issues that forces the brake system to be opened up allowing air into the lines.  Brake fluid is one of those overlooked maintenance items on cars and trucks.  Have you ever wondered […]

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TEKTON 1963 & 1961 Jumbo Combination Wrench Set Review

Affordable Quality When many people think of relaxing and enjoying a beautiful day, they think of sitting by a pool with their favorite drink.  Not us!  We would rather be wrenching on a car or motorized vehicle.  Our alarm clock would be a blown big block starting up at 6:00 am, if it would not […]

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Muck Daddy Dual Textured Wipes Work Awesome

Muck It Up Muck Daddy’s slogan is you much it up, we clean it up and they are not kidding.  We have used the Muck Daddy wipes in the workshop for the last month and we are addicted.  We have gone as far to say that these wipes have changed how we will work in […]

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Milwaukee Tool PVC/Oil Filter Pliers

Milwaukee Addiction Milwaukee hand tools at Home Depot has caused some spending issues and furthered my Milwaukee Tool addiction.  The walk through the hand tool isle can be a costly adventure.  The PVC pliers (Model 48-22-6321) did not stand out to me as a tool that was needed until the package read oil filter pliers also.  We have a […]

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