Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #16 of Old 07-20-2010, 01:45 PM
RobinsonFam1
Registered User
1998 ZJ 
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Mid Tn
Posts: 342
like others have said. depends on the tool. i nabbed an impact gun on clearance ($20)at wally world. supposed to have 250# torque. i cant even break my lugs off and i put them on by hand at 110#. ugh
i have tons of stuff from both NT and HF.
the best are the misc tools and trays etc. magnetic trays: $4, dead blow: $5, small ratchets: $5, airhose reel: $15 etc...
the list goes on. for my everyday tools that take a beating i get the best i can afford.

RobinsonFam1 is offline  
post #17 of Old 07-20-2010, 09:58 PM
bryanm
Registered User
1978 CJ5 
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Eldorado, TX
Posts: 56
Just my 2 cents I teach High School Shop out of budget concerns I purchased 4 drill 2 - 1/2" chuck and 2 - 3/8" chuck drills from HF I bought the higher quality line they carry. I got the 4 drills for less than the cost of I Milwaukee that is in the shop -- have had no problems with them and they get abused. --- On the other hand I purchased a water pump for the greenhouse that I had to take back 3 times (no questions asked) before I got one that would run for more than an hour or so. All said I see both sides -------My biggest problem is they are made in China
bryanm is offline  
Reply

Tags
fabrication , harbor freight , northern tool , reviews , tools


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Jeep Forums Replies Last Post
Harbor Freight Power tools? Curt41 XJ/MJ Cherokee Non-Technical Forum 18 01-27-2010 02:41 AM
Baja vs Harbor freight yankee07 XJ Cherokee Technical Forum 10 10-15-2009 11:13 AM
Harbor Freight tools and stuff for XJs that are not junk? polizi212 XJ/MJ Cherokee Non-Technical Forum 19 09-01-2009 07:13 PM
Harbor Freight Lights... 00XJsport XJ Cherokee Technical Forum 10 08-24-2006 02:50 PM
Just put my harbor freight lights on, what do you all think? 98XJDRVR XJ Cherokee Technical Forum 8 06-16-2005 04:35 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome