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Discussion in 'Tools and Fixtures Ratings Threads' started by Scorpio, Sep 10, 2015.



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Do you prefer a brand?

  1. Matco

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  2. Snap On

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  3. Mac

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  4. Craftsman

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  5. Other?

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    Gearwrench Serpentine Belt Tool Set 89000
    Snap-On Tool Addict



    Published on Nov 10, 2017
    The new Gearwrench Serpentine Belt Tool Set with the locking flex head ratchet wrench part number 89000.
     
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    Tool Variety (Episode 1) featuring Klein tools, Koken tools, and Empire level
    Garnett-Tools



    Published on Nov 10, 2017
    A variety of tools I recently picked up. a quick look at the New Klein tools tape measure, the True blue torpedo level from empire and a 1/4 driver from Koken tools. The Klein tape measure and the Empire level were both purchased from The Home Depot. The Koken driver was purchased from Amazon Japan.

    ★☆★ TOOLS IN THIS VIDEO ★☆★

    Klein Tools 86315 - http://www.kleintools.com/catalog/tap...

    Empire Level em81.9 - https://www.homedepot.com/p/Empire-Tr...

    Koken Tools 2769N-150 - https://www.amazon.co.jp/%E3%82%B3%E3...

    The one I wanted - https://global.rakuten.com/en/store/i...
     
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    Harbor Freight Vulcan OmniPro 220 Welder Setup & Display
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    Published on Nov 10, 2017
    I made a video of the display and setup options to give those who are interested in the OmniPro a quick look at how easy it is to navigate or setup. This is a little more advanced than what most welders are used to but so are the options over conventional MIG welders.

    Having owned name brand and imported welding machines, I will say this by far beats my older Millermatic 211 & 140. I can't say enough good things about this welder and the excitement still hasn't worn off.


    Thanks for watching guys!!!!
     
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    Milwaukee vs. Snap-On Lithium Ion Battery Lawsuit
    On The Workbench



    Published on Nov 8, 2017
    A breakdown of the Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation vs. Snap-On Incorporated court case regarding the use of lithium batteries in power tools. This court case was decided on October 16, 2017 in the Eastern District of Wisconsin, however the schedule for post-trial motions is as follows:

    Motions Due: November 17, 2017
    Responses Due: December 1, 2017
    Replies Due: December 8, 2017

    Sources for this obtained from public records published by the US Federal Court's Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) system. This system is open to the public to use (at a cost).

    This commentary constitutes protected fair use as news reporting and critical commentary as provided for in 17 U.S.C. § 107.
     
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    Free Snap On Tools Give Away - Milwaukee Tools Update
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    Published on Nov 9, 2017
     
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    Snap On Truck Warranty
    Koon Trucking



    Published on Nov 11, 2017
    Here is how easy it is to get your Snap On tools warrantied if there’s ever a problem.
    Shout out to J Young’s channel:
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCirO...
    Be sure to check his channel out.
     
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    MATCO Failed On Us
    Koon Trucking



    Published on Nov 8, 2017
    On of our favorite MATCO ratchets finally failed on us. The long handled locking flex head 1/2 drive (CFR24LFT) finally met his demise. Take a look at its final YouTube video. Also be sure to watch until the end at a tool box picture and slideshow of Bobby Salvadras’ box. It’s full of good stuff your not going to want to miss that !
     
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    Matco Lied
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    Published on Nov 11, 2017
    Here’s proof of our matco guy being crappy. This is the follow up to the broken ratchet video “R.I.P. Matco Failed On Us”.
     
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    Snap On Tool Truck Came Today!!!!!!
    j young



    Published on Nov 10, 2017

    In the video i show footage of when the Snap On Tool Truck came to the shop on Wed. I didnt see a lot that i didnt already have but there was a few things that caught my eye. I focus on those few things as well as what they cost and part numbers. Just a reminder, i want to take this channel to the top and i want to do it fast. I need and appreciate any help i can get from you guys. Please keep sending pics. of your box to be featured on our videos. Please share, like or dislike and comment.
     
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    My Most Used Tools
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    Published on Nov 11, 2017
    A video to highlight the tools I most often grab when I'm in the shop working. Over the years you accumulate a lot of tools but there are always tools that you find you like over others and these are my favorites.
     
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    Knipex Snap Ring Pliers Review
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    Published on Nov 8, 2017
    Broke my old tools had to upgrade and here are my thoughts on the purchase
     
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    Head to Head comparison Omnipro 220, Lincoln 210MP, Multimatic 200, Everlasting 211si
    ZILA



    Published on Nov 12, 2017
    Head to Head comparison Omnipro 220, Lincoln 210MP, Multimatic 200, Everlasting 211si
    I was comparing all 4 - welding on 110 and 220 volt and the results surprised me !
     
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    Looking for a new digital multimeter that will fit my needs and my budget
    MAY03LT



    Published on Nov 12, 2017
    Well in a very short amount of time I went from having 2 digital multimeters down to zero. So what am I looking for in a digital multimeter? How do I sort through hundreds of choices? It all comes down to what fits my needs and my budget.

    I found three meters that cost under $150 that would do everything that I need in the automotive field. Then I found a used fluke 77 in mint condition that was cheaper then each of the contenders.

    Once again I am not affiliated with any brand, I'm not compensated by anyone for using their products, this was 100% my experience.

    Thanks for watching and stay tuned - you're going to be seeing the fluke 77 a lot.
     
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    KC Tool Unoboxing E13
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    Published on Nov 10, 2017
    This time just a couple of items from Wera, Wiha and Stahlwille, including the first ever Stahlwille advent calendar.

    Timestamps:
    01:03 Wera 051465/051464/051462 Bit Holding Screwdrivers
    01:33 Wiha 77790 26 In One Tradesman Ultra Driver
    03:21 Stahlwille Advent Calendar 2017
     
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    STREAM LIGHT My Favorite Light For Automotive Work $19.67 And Subscriber Count
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    My First Snap-on Wrench (and utility Knife)
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    Published on Nov 13, 2017
    TODAY is the day I picked up my first Snap-on wrench. My Snap-on guy just so happened to be around and I happened to be in need, What a coincidence! So have a look at what else I picked up. SPOILER ALERT its a Snap-on utility Knife.

    ★☆★ THE TOOLS ★☆★

    Snap-on Utk150 - https://store.snapon.com/Utility-Kniv...

    Snap-on OEXM19B - https://store.snapon.com/Short-Handle...

    ★☆★ SUPPORT THIS CHANNEL ★☆★

    LINK: https://www.kctoolco.com?rfsn=741688....
     
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    Snap On Tool Thats Worth The Money - Tech Tip #3
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    Published on Nov 12, 2017
     
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    Audew Jump Pack Correction: No Sparks!
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    Snap-on November through January Battery Suppliment Flyer
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    Published on Nov 14, 2017
    My ramblings on the Battery System Service Flyer. This one is a little more interesting flyer as it shows some different products than what you usually see in the other flyers by Snap-on.
     
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    Mac Tools November and Christmas flyer review
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    Published on Nov 8, 2017
    A review of the Mac Tools Nov and Christmas flyers. There's a few good deals here depending on what you're looking for.
     
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    Snap On VS Matco Ratchets Side By Side
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    Published on Nov 10, 2017
    A close look at the Snap On VS Matco Locking flex head ratchets, a side by side look at them.
     
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    Is SK Tools Warranty Program Better Than Snap On??
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    Published on Nov 13, 2017
    This vid covers my experience with SK Tools warranty program. I purchased some heavily used SK sockets from a local pawn shop and then sent them in for warranty. This video will provide you with my perspective for SK Warranties and their tools in general. As always, please click "Like" and please subscribe to Midwest Tool Review.
     
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    Snap On Tools Makes Food? Another Tool Give Away
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    Look it's Another Snap-on Thursday
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    Published on Nov 15, 2017
     
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    Snap-on Wednesday - Of Course I Changed The Battery!...I Think
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    Snap On Truck Tour
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    Published on Nov 15, 2017
    Decided to do a little video of my local tool truck for the guys over in the UK, that have the tiniest dealer trucks i've ever seen. So, GP and LRTV this vid is for you
     
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    Snap-On - Blue point Tool Haul - Vlog # 1 Demonetized REBOOT
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    Published on Nov 15, 2017
     
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    Mac Tools VS Genius long wrenches
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    Published on Nov 15, 2017
    In this video I compare Genius long handle box end wrenches to the Mac tools version. They are nearly identical other than a few minor differences, which leads me to believe that Genius makes the wrenches for Mac tools. So if you're looking for some nice long wrenches I would look at what Genius has to offer and save a pile of money.
     
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    PROTO REBUILD TIME! How to rebuild a Ratchet
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    Published on Nov 16, 2017
    Guess What? It's Proto rebuild time. After standing on this thing it finally gave way to the pressure, so I guess I can't blame Stanley on this one lol. So this is a video about how to rebuild a ratchet like this.

    ★☆★ THE TOOLS ★☆★

    Proto J5450BL - https://www.zoro.com/proto-quick-rele...

    Proto J5449RK Repair Kit - https://www.zoro.com/proto-ratchet-re...

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    LINK: https://www.kctoolco.com?rfsn=741688....
     
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    Snap On Friday ! New Tools
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    Published on Nov 17, 2017
    A few things we picked up off the Snap On Truck. A shout out to Matthew Cox and some tool box pictures. Be sure to check out his channel for a cool tool box tour !
     
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