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Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-04-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,379
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Which Line Wrench(es) To Choose?

I have a mix of old MAC, Matco, and SK. They all work fine for me.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-23-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 14,448
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Why you don't let friends borrow tools

I have a few friends I'm always happy to loan tools to. They're the friends who are always happy to do the same for me.

I wouldn't have it any other way, having everything from heavy equipment...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-11-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,357
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-09-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,580
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Grizzly Tools,Interesting Article

Well seeing how Baldor (the first US grinder I think of) makes a comparable grinder with a MSRP of ~$1500 I bet the issue was more a matter of price point than the US manufacturer saying absolutely...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 03-28-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 546
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Choosing an extension ladder

I've used both and prefer fiberglass.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 01-13-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,157
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Gedore: Toolgasm

I love that pipe wrench. I've been looking at a similar one Knipex makes, just waiting for an excuse to buy one!
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-29-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 814
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Does Anybody Know Why Milwaukee Stopped Making Their Dry Cut Saw

I'm assuming it's the 14" bench saw that they've discontinued, right?

I have one, Evolution brand not Milwaukee and I haven't been too satisfied with it. Blade life never lived up to my...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-23-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Snap-On SDAB111

Hi Everyone,

Do any of you know if this set or a comparable set is still available from Snap-On.

This is a 11 piece set of hard handle ball end allen drivers from .050" to 1/4"

I couldn't...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 11-22-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 279
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Opinions on JET TS FS CL

Sounds about right.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 10-30-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 10,906
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Forum: General Tool Discussion 10-25-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 283
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Bostitch coil nailer repair

Hey Everyone,

I'm building a lean to on an existing pole barn right now and borrowed a Bostitch coil nailer from a friend to make the project move a little faster.

The nailer hasn't been used...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 09-23-2014, 11:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 876
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: 2 vs 3 Jaw Pullers

I have never regretted buying a quality puller of any sort.

I probably have +20 in all configurations and sizes and they all have a use. My advice is to check out flea markets, garage sales, etc...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 09-02-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,474
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Help me find a chainsaw that I can start

Look at the Stihl (easy to start) line. My Grandfather bought one when he was no longer able to start his old Husky.

I've tried it a few times and it's like magic, pull the cord with hardly any...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 07-31-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 660
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Pole barn rafter/truss design

Hello Everyone,

I'm planning to add on to the current barn/shop.

The original barn was built about 12 years ago and is roughly 26'x40' with 12' sidewalls. The roof pitch is 4-12.

I want...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 06-17-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,439
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Craftsman, strange combo wrench

I have a set of metric double open end wrenches with that open end. I can't remember the name at the moment. If I recall correctly they're supposed to be a high torque open end for damaged or frozen...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-21-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 774
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-20-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,507
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Angle grinder suggestions

Metabo for me. I have two of them (4-1/2" quick release) along with a DeWalt, Hitachi, Craftsman Industrial, and 9" Milwaukee.

The Metabo are by far my favorite, comfortable in the hand,...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-18-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 802
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Mastercool 71475 (universal hydraulic flaring tool) Opinions?

Hey Everyone,

I know a few of you have this tool so I'm shopping for opinions.

I'm looking at this tool primarily to flare brake lines. I don't do much brake work but when I do the cheap...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-05-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,732
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: what is the best bargain in long metric wrenches

I think your expectations are unrealistic. $150 for a complete set of NEW long pattern metric combo wrenches is pretty representative of the cheaper end of the market.

If you forgo the "long...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 03-13-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,777
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Cold Cut Saw vs Bandsaw

I have both an Evolution saw and larger bandsaws. The Evolution saw works nicely when used as intended but seems much more sensitive to misuse, ie steel too thick, steel too thin, feed too fast, feed...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 02-20-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,932
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: New Armstrong 88T Aerospace 3/8 Ratchet First Impression`s

I might be wrong on this but my understanding it that "aerospace" tools are sealed differently (rivets instead of screws) to prevent them from coming apart in use.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 01-28-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 745
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: lets see some SO classic 60's

I think it's a decent box and pretty price competitive if you'll be getting 50% off.

That being said it's a smaller box than I'd want to start out with. If you get the discount on the full line...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-28-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,175
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Do you use sockets over 1 1/4" for general automotive/truck?

1-1/2" is a common size for the nut on a hitch ball.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-21-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Big old lathe

Definitely get a picture if you can. A machine that size from the 60's could still have some real value assuming it's not clapped out completely.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-10-2013, 10:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,365
Posted By Zebu Fellenz
Re: Garage bridgeport

Too rich for my blood.

The only thing more expensive than an expensive Bridgeport is a cobbled together cheap Bridgeport.

Looks like a J-head but it's a round ram, according to the ad the...
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