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Husky Tool Sets

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by Lentsnh, Nov 21, 2009.

  1. Nov 21, 2009 at 10:58 PM
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    Lentsnh

    Lentsnh [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Are they good quality? I just got a Husky 252 piece Mechanics tool set... My Cresent set got stolen...:(
     
  2. Nov 21, 2009 at 11:09 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Im very happy with the Husky tools I have. They seem every bit as good as my Craftsman tools. The only issue, is their return policy is a PITA.
     
  3. Nov 21, 2009 at 11:17 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    Hopefully I wont have to send any back... They have a good weight to them.
     
  4. Nov 21, 2009 at 11:18 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    You just have to take them back to any Home Depot, but Im sure you wont do the things to them I do. :eek:
     
  5. Nov 21, 2009 at 11:20 PM
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    JimBeam

    JimBeam BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Moderator

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    and to be fair

    Husky tools are better than no tools...

    i dont have any experience with them...but id think that theyre better than nothing
     
  6. Nov 21, 2009 at 11:21 PM
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    Lentsnh

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    ok good. And your right Chris I dont want to know what you do with your tools.....:p I can only imagine though:eek:
     
  7. Nov 22, 2009 at 4:53 AM
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    I replaced my Craftsman with Husky(s) several years back. At that time the Husky(s) were made by Stanley. Actually the Craftsman tools were all so manufactured by Stanley in the early years. IMO Sears took a hit on quality after their infamous pi_ _ ing match with Stanley.
     
  8. Nov 22, 2009 at 5:31 AM
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    I totally agree with you chris!!:p
     
  9. Nov 22, 2009 at 6:59 AM
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    I have a set of the black husky tools, for as much as I use them, they're great.:)
     
  10. Nov 22, 2009 at 7:06 AM
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    I have a couple husky torque wrenches. I am happy with them. Sometimes you pay extra for a name stamped on the side.
     
  11. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:22 PM
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    idk my dad has a lot of old craftsman tools...and theyre pretty good...i have a few husky tools...rachets and some wrenches..theyre alright...esp. for the price lol...when theyre on sale
     
  12. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:24 PM
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    I try to stick with Snap On, but there not always the cheapest:mad:
     
  13. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:35 PM
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    xJuice

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    Unless you're a mechanic of some sorts by trade, Husky/Craftsman/Kobalt etc. are all usually plenty good enough. No reason for a casual wrencher to pay for anything more. Hell I've got cheaper sets than those that still work just as good as the Craftsman I have.
     
  14. Nov 23, 2009 at 6:35 PM
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    tacomaman06

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    i like husky tools pretty good. i have a few......but i mostly have craftsman, snap on and mac....and a few cheapie things.

    i can tell you this........the walmart/stanley ratchets are a helluva lot better than the damn craftsman ones...especially the pos rebuilds......friggin junk. the husky ratchets are a ton better as well.
     
  15. Dec 9, 2009 at 3:04 PM
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    We have some husky tools at work(I work in a flour mill), and they have worked fine in an industrial setting.
     
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