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Old 06-18-2016, 09:18 AM   #11
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Bring that lovely 5th wheel you're currently pulling on down and find out.
You know I would love to, but by the time I get around to your place, it will be with my even lovelier 5th wheel.
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Old 06-19-2016, 02:10 AM   #12
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It's funny you mentioned that Donna. I've only ever bought one tool from Harbor Freight, and it was that Torque Wrench. It's a permanent resident of my trailer's storage box.


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Try their chop saws. About 1/3 the price of a doctor's bill. Bring the rest of the finger.
Not for me.
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Old 06-19-2016, 09:48 AM   #13
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Breaking News: torque wrench on sale at Harbor Freight. Nine bucks with a coupon!
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Old 07-05-2016, 08:42 PM   #14
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Just an FYI on the larger Harbor Freight Torque Wrench with 1/2" drive - on sale for $11.99 right now with coupon code 35255660.

1/2" Torque Wrench
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Old 07-06-2016, 01:02 AM   #15
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Breaking News: torque wrench on sale at Harbor Freight. Nine bucks with a coupon!
Yup, it's not a bad wrench either. Breakover style, easy to use.
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While you're at Harbor Freight buying a torque wrench, look for their heavy rubber wheel chocks. Better than lightweight plastic wheel chocks for our lightweight trailers.
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Just an FYI on the larger Harbor Freight Torque Wrench with 1/2" drive - on sale for $11.99 right now with coupon code 35255660.

1/2" Torque Wrench
thanks for the heads up....bought one...good thing I checked it after leaving store as it was cross-threaded...took it back to the store and clerk seemed to be aware of the issue..suggested opening boxes till I find one that was ok which I did.
the good news it was cheap and won't feel bad if somebody steals it versus a more expensive one.
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Old 07-06-2016, 07:30 PM   #18
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My main torque wrench is quite long and heavy, so I bought one at Princess Auto that is similar to this one. Regular $50 DCN, on sale for $25. I checked it out against my good one, and it was off a fair bit, so I exchanged it and the replacement is very close.

With my Anderson Ultimate hitch I use it a fair bit, as I need to torque the bolts each time I reinstall it, which I do regularly. It takes less than a minute to remove the hitch, and maybe a full minute to reinstall. Plus, I can pass the hitch over the sidewall to my wife.... Nice.
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