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Old 11-28-2012, 05:58 AM   #1
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i was looking at some tools from hudy but was wondering if it worth the money if they are not what some brands that are worth the money
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Old 11-28-2012, 07:08 AM   #2
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Buy the best tools you can, they'll be worth it in the end if you plan to stick with this hobby if not buy some cheap tools.
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Old 11-28-2012, 08:48 AM   #3
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I have some EDS tools and they hold up very nicely. Honestly I would just stick with craftsman, dewalt, snap on, etc. With HUDY, EDS included, you mostly paying for the name.
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Old 11-29-2012, 05:54 PM   #4
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A set of ball-end allen wrenches can come in handy. I have a few that I have cut the end off so I can put it in a drill for tightening/loosening some of the bigger bolts.
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Old 09-15-2013, 09:36 AM   #5
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The Bondhus brand t handles and regular hex drivers are awesome!!! Pick em up cheap on amazon...
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Old 09-16-2013, 03:21 PM   #6
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I use MIP all day long.
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Old 09-07-2014, 10:11 AM   #7
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The OEM tool set and perhaps some bits for a electric driver is a good place to start. Then add some cleaning brushes and stainless caliper that can measure accurately to the nearest 1mm. I found a 3gallon garden sprayer ideal for pin point cleaning.

Roundup 2 gal. Heavy-Duty Sprayer-190240 at The Home Depot
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