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Forum: Equipment 07-20-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,289
Posted By Pez
I apologize for bringing up a thread from 2008....

I apologize for bringing up a thread from 2008. But, I purchased a SU rack system for my XR650L. And I am not impressed at all. It appears the final welding was done out side of a jig. As mounting my...
Forum: Equipment 07-20-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 15,644
Posted By Pez
Word of warning for XR650L owners looking to...

Word of warning for XR650L owners looking to mount Tusk panniers. Currently all I have found for mounting rack options, is the Happy Trails SU rack. First off I am not impressed with the SU rack....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-18-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,787
Posted By Pez
Here's one from a previous job. ...

Here's one from a previous job.

http://i839.photobucket.com/albums/zz320/brianbrown506/buff_zpsc5a42535.jpg
Forum: Equipment 07-11-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 15,644
Posted By Pez
Got the boxes in couple of days ago and I'm more...

Got the boxes in couple of days ago and I'm more that happy with the boxes. One concern is the hardware is not the best looking, but at this price a couple of upgrades isn't a big deal.


2...
Forum: Equipment 07-04-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 15,644
Posted By Pez
Showed in stock, so ordered yesterday. Hope there...

Showed in stock, so ordered yesterday. Hope there won't be any fuss
Forum: The Garage 06-06-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Jesus! Does the seat fold down into a portal to...

Jesus! Does the seat fold down into a portal to another dimension?
Forum: The Garage 06-05-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Don't worry about a truck, just borrow a 80's...

Don't worry about a truck, just borrow a 80's Volvo! :lol3 Fit in the trunk of my 240!
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,415
Posted By Pez
S-K all the way!! Cheap compared to SO and pawn...

S-K all the way!! Cheap compared to SO and pawn shop employee's are on the look out for SnapOn, Blue Point, MAC, Matco and Cornwell. So I have great luck finding S-K.




Which, I've...
Forum: The Garage 05-23-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,568
Posted By Pez
I've got a few Hansen's, picked them up at a pawn...

I've got a few Hansen's, picked them up at a pawn shops and flea markets. Pretty good stuff but my Snap-On kit is just to nice. That is until you remember the price :cry





Off...
Forum: The Garage 05-06-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
I can't see why not, just leave bolts loose so...

I can't see why not, just leave bolts loose so when it's upright you can level it?
Forum: The Garage 05-06-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Congrats! And 184 is still hundreds less than...

Congrats! And 184 is still hundreds less than competitors! But can't tell ya for sure on solo assembly as I just purchased mine today. But word on the street is you assembly from bottom up and...
Forum: The Garage 05-06-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 696
Posted By Pez
Shot in the dark but is there a way to fill it...

Shot in the dark but is there a way to fill it with vinegar? It will eat the rust then disconnect the out bound pipe and run it till clear. Lube per spec afterwards
Forum: The Garage 05-06-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,699
Posted By Pez
Grainger carries SK and will warranty them. Or...

Grainger carries SK and will warranty them. Or SK's website has an address to send tools too.


As to Craftsman. I am slowly losing my faith in them. I spread open end wrench to often. Split...
Forum: The Garage 05-06-2014, 12:22 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
I've got a coupon next to me for $169 but don't...

I've got a coupon next to me for $169 but don't have a camera on this new tablet thingy.

Coupon code is 79176085 good until 7/5/14. Guess they should take just the number?


Edit: Also have...
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Was looking around at NorthernTools.com and found...

Was looking around at NorthernTools.com and found something interesting.

http://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200332047_200332047

A Torin brand 5 drawer service cart that looks...
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Same here! :D Don't worry about the boxed...

Same here! :D

Don't worry about the boxed dimensions. Found the measurments online (34" x 23.5" x 26")
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By Pez
Oooooh FOOT lbs! Why did I read it as inch lbs?

Oooooh FOOT lbs! Why did I read it as inch lbs?
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,493
Posted By Pez
http://www.brownfido.com/sitebuilder/images/DogPoo...

http://www.brownfido.com/sitebuilder/images/DogPoop106-231x171.jpg

Fake cat poop on the seat I'm sure will fend off the casual sticky fingers :lol3
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,652
Posted By Pez
Reply #2 Autozone should rent...

Reply #2



Autozone should rent you a torque wrench.



By the way, if you have a small 1/4" ratchet it will most likely do the job. Just turn to to firm, not tight. At 3.5 in...
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Ditto.. :cry Guy at work gave me the...

Ditto.. :cry


Guy at work gave me the 25% of coupon but it says in the fine print not for tool storage. Going to try to use it and hope the workers will be to busy to give a shit :lol3
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Perfect way to sum up what a tool box should be...

Perfect way to sum up what a tool box should be :deal
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Thanks boss!

Thanks boss!
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Nice & Congrats! Pics of assembly? ...

Nice & Congrats! Pics of assembly?



Just paid off the credit card I use for tool purchase's today so going to grab a cart for myself this week! Which by the way, do you mind taking some...
Forum: The Garage 04-12-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
:eek1 $270 total investment is...

:eek1



$270 total investment is still way cheaper than the "name" brands!
Forum: The Garage 04-11-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Ditto ^^ Also HF has their inside track club...

Ditto ^^

Also HF has their inside track club deal for like $30 a year. But if you google say, april 2014 inside track club. There are guys for whatever reason post up videos on youtube of all the...
Forum: The Garage 04-11-2014, 06:41 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Damn good point you have sir. But problem with...

Damn good point you have sir. But problem with being a young-ish guy growing roots in a new shop though, the respect you get from the old techs tends to morph into them bringing you under their wing...
Forum: The Garage 04-11-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
I'm with ya, payments on a toolbox just doesn't...

I'm with ya, payments on a toolbox just doesn't make sense. Its true though that Snap-On is the cream of the crop, and sometimes pulling the drawers out on a $300 craftsman box makes you yearn for...
Forum: The Garage 04-09-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,658
Posted By Pez
Harbor Freight Service Cart

I know there's a HF review thread, but I felt due to the praise found all over the web that a thread dedicated to the 5 drawer service cart by US General would be warranted. So who has one and what's...
Forum: The Garage 01-07-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 146,609
Posted By Pez
No concerns with the HF hammers being full of...

No concerns with the HF hammers being full of weighted BB's? My Snap-on is solid but the HF just seems like it is just waiting to throw the BB's across the shop
Forum: The Garage 01-06-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 146,609
Posted By Pez
Same boat here, I work for Kenworth and I'm to...

Same boat here, I work for Kenworth and I'm to cheap/broke to buy Snap-on. Which by the way, one tech has 50k wrapped into his Snap-on kit. His house is paid for but tools are not :puke1. Anyway I've...
Forum: The Garage 11-08-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,789
Posted By Pez
I believe the OP stated he had a decent set of...

I believe the OP stated he had a decent set of Craftsman but was just missing a few. I was in the same boat a month ago. Went to a pawn shop and spent 10 bucks. Got to pick out exactly what I needed...
Forum: The Garage 11-02-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,296
Posted By Pez
Ditto, had one when I was in the Military and...

Ditto, had one when I was in the Military and again when guberment contracting.

I have a Snap-on metal frame now and wish I had another Bone.
Forum: The Garage 09-21-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,248
Posted By Pez
Yes my sense of "humor" did not detect your...

Yes my sense of "humor" did not detect your attempt(?) at a joke but common sense doesn't place me in a trailer park or Beverly hills.
Forum: The Garage 09-20-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,248
Posted By Pez
Environmental disaster? Little over the top don't...

Environmental disaster? Little over the top don't ya think?

Ever notice a dark strip in the middle of almost every lane on the highway? It's oil. Oil comes of and out of vehicles all day...
Forum: Equipment 09-17-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,772
Posted By Pez
I believe for that amount of lumber lowes will...

I believe for that amount of lumber lowes will deliver for free. Plus if your Ex-military you get 20% off aka $2400 bucks = $240 in your pocket :evil
Forum: The Garage 09-15-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 852
Views: 146,609
Posted By Pez
Anyone tried the Digital Caliper yet? For so...

Anyone tried the Digital Caliper yet? For so cheap it'd be nice to keep around if its half way accurate.
Forum: The Garage 09-15-2013, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,613
Posted By Pez
Yup amazon appears to be the only place to get...

Yup amazon appears to be the only place to get it... Might try calling Hill Mfg. directly?

Phone numbers at the bottom

http://www.hillmfg.com/images/hilcolube_01.jpg
Forum: The Garage 09-15-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,613
Posted By Pez
Hilco Lube

Alright, I'm coming down off a great high from working today. It wasn't drug induced or anything of that sort. But it was Hilco induced.

Let me back up a bit. Went into work today and had a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 09-05-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,996
Posted By Pez
Ditto ^^ Maybe we need to set up a...

Ditto ^^

Maybe we need to set up a Texarkana Area Ride?
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-10-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,996
Posted By Pez
Taking the family exploring up towards Oklahoma...

Taking the family exploring up towards Oklahoma today, kind of a recon/make wife happy lol Good luck out there and if ya find a epic trail don't hold out on us :lol3
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