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Old 02-17-2012, 11:27 AM   #1
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Why do Americans still use slotted screws ?

The bullshit Phillips screws are bad enough , but slotted ?

GET OUTTA THE 1800's !!

FUCKING HELL !

GO ROBERTSON AND GET WITH THE PROGRAM !!
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:49 AM   #3
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The bullshit Phillips screws are bad enough , but slotted ?

GET OUTTA THE 1800's !!

FUCKING HELL !

GO ROBERTSON AND GET WITH THE PROGRAM !!
In much agreement with you I am
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:52 AM   #4
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I'm so pissed off right now
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:54 AM   #5
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I'm so pissed off right now
They seem to use them with electrical stuff the most.

Trying to put a slotted screw into an electrical box over your head is very frustrating.

Flathead screwdriver = prybar
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Flathead screwdriver = prybar
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Old 02-17-2012, 11:58 AM   #7
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They seem to use them with electrical stuff the most.

Trying to put a slotted screw into an electrical box over your head is very frustrating.

Flathead screwdriver = prybar
Electrical , door and bathroom hardware
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:02 PM   #8
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because its a lot easier to stick your tool in a slot...
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:03 PM   #9
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because its a lot easier to stick your tool in a slot...



OZ, I agree with you on this one. Flat head screws suck!
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:04 PM   #10
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Rather go torx than robertson
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:07 PM   #11
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Rather go torx than robertson
They are both good , still like Rob better

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Old 02-17-2012, 12:11 PM   #12
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Rather go torx than robertson
Torx are awesome! they are all over Cessna Citations. try dealing with avi-banks they are a captive fastner that sucks balls!.
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:12 PM   #13
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because if stopped using them then who would support all the chinese companies still making flat screwdrivers?
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Lmfao @ slotted Screwes . Damn Canucks .
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:13 PM   #15
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Gotta love it when you buy a set of driver bits for a cordless drill and there are more slotted bits than Robertson

WTF
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Old 02-17-2012, 12:14 PM   #16
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Lmfao @ slotted Screwes . Damn Canucks .
What does Canada have to do with crappy ass slotted screws ?
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What does Canada have to do with crappy ass slotted screws ?
They are called flat head or regular here
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Only in America jr . It's called flat head .
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They are called flat head or regular here
They're called Fucking US pieces of shit here
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Only in America jr . It's called flat head .
Most screws have a flat head

The name is as fucked as the concept
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