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Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by teamfast, Mar 26, 2011.

  1. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Get a good cordless drill and impact driver
     
  2. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:19 PM
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    teamfast

    teamfast [OP] Get busy living, or get busy dying.

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    In channel vent visors, Leer 550 Tonneau cover, weather tech digi fit liners, Viper 5901 remote start/security, 2" fr spacer, 3" TC AAL, BFG AT TKO 275 70 17 All Pro Front IFS Skid, Trans skid & TC skid, 12" roof mounted flip down dvd player.
    Multi meter.
     
  3. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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    TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    meh, must have for me :p

    yes, stretching it for most
     
  4. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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    tigerfan00

    tigerfan00 BECAUSE INTERNETS!! Thor

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    ratcheting wrenches
     
  5. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:23 PM
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    scocar

    scocar Not one of the 10,000 Baja Edition Elite Guard

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    OME 881s, Dakars, greasable shackles, Nitrocharger sports, extended exhaust hanger, BAMF BPV relocate, Wheeler's extended brake line, rear diff breather mod, swaybar removed, Pilot backup lights, Redline hood struts, 4Runner 5-stars, Hidden Hitch Class III, 7-pin marine-grade wiring
    X2. I like the stubbies, because if you need the ratcheting action, you are prolly in a tight space anyway. Then finish it off with a standard length wrench...
     
  6. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:25 PM
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    Leggo

    Leggo slow is smooth, and smooth is fast.

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    Cordless impact gun
     
  7. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:28 PM
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    Leggo

    Leggo slow is smooth, and smooth is fast.

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    small extension adjustable mirror
     
  8. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:29 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Carpentry must haves :

    Straight claw hammer
    25' tape measure
    Chalk line
    Speed square
    Razor knife
    4' spirit level
    7 1/4" circular saw

    Nice to have :

    10" compound mitre saw
    Framing nailers
    Compressors
     
  9. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:30 PM
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    teamfast

    teamfast [OP] Get busy living, or get busy dying.

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    Dentist?
     
  10. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:38 PM
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    CaptainFun

    CaptainFun That Guy

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    WD40 and Duct Tape
     
  11. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:50 PM
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    TacoNut

    TacoNut IgnoringChrisWatchingEdLi veVicariouslyThroughMJP2

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    Extendable magnet...

    I got a fancy one that extends out from the middle of a flashlight... best thing ever!
     
  12. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    bhh2000

    bhh2000 Well-Known Member

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    Surprisingly I find I can get it done with a stubby set I got for christmas a few years ago, my Benchmade knife and duck tape most of the time. and some times a hammer:)

    I thought it was a joke when I got it but it has turned out to be the most useful thing I own 3rd only to my Benchmade 940 Osborne and my leather-man.

    http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs...-_-google-_-D25X-_-100596178&locStoreNum=6652

    when I need more I usually go to specialty stuff what I am doing IE Electronics, multi meter, wire stripers, etc. Construction, nail gun, screw gun, hammer, square, etc. ohh and Lithium-ion sawzall and skill saw FTW!!!
     
  13. Mar 26, 2011 at 7:59 PM
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    bobfm10350

    bobfm10350 Well-Known Member

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    The BFH always seems to come in handy
     
  14. Mar 27, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    Leggo

    Leggo slow is smooth, and smooth is fast.

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    Actually that is perfect. When you need to see something you can't get to str8t on. These are unusual things you don't think of right?
     
  15. Mar 29, 2011 at 9:22 AM
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    teamfast

    teamfast [OP] Get busy living, or get busy dying.

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    Definately, I have most of these unusuals too.
     
  16. Mar 29, 2011 at 12:55 PM
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    oldstick

    oldstick Middle Age Member

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    That's a good one because I drop screws or sockets into the engine compartment every single job, no matter how simple.

    I'll add: a pair of the big super jumbo sized slip joint channel-lock type pliers, a lot easier than using crow bars, pipe wrenches, or large C-clamps for many jobs.
     
  17. Mar 29, 2011 at 1:00 PM
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    wiscdave

    wiscdave Lets Do It!

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    but a Torx is so much better :D
     
  18. Mar 29, 2011 at 1:35 PM
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    Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    A good shopvac. No matter what you're doing, you're going to make a mess.
    A good 20oz hammer, 5lb mallet, rubber mallet, wrecking bar and a decent drill.
     
  19. Mar 29, 2011 at 1:55 PM
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    craigFLA

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    Leather, 20" rims, Borla cat-back exhaust, running boards, back up camera/3" screen in rear view mirror, carbon fiber interior trim. Tow Package. MODS: URD intake BHLM. Tinted tails & 3rd brake light Fog Light mod. 5pc Grill Craft (High Gloss Black powder-coat) T-Rex eye-lids AVS Wind Deflectors 3M Window Tint 15 front/30 rear OBX Sports Pedals Viper 5901 / remote start Pioneer AVIC F90BT-NAV Hybrid L8's in doors, L4's and Dynaudio MD102 tweets in custom kicks, morel rear-fill, JL TW5-13" sub, JBL MS-8, 2@Tru B475, Tru 4.65, PPI a600.2, PPI 456 X-over, Raamat BX2 and ensolite. relocated rear seats 3/4" Retrax cover electric dual "dead-bolt-lock" electric tailgate lock. electric Dynalock for Retrax Cover/custom fabricated case. kinetik second battery/power-gate isolation. Powerslot Cryogenic rotors, Hawks HPS Pads, SS lines,painted calipers&drums FULL trans flush mod OE Denso plugs

    +1 on the shop vac...

    Being into various projects, be it fiber-glass, wood, metal, ABS plastic, I have collected a variety (ie: miller tig,mig,plasma,drill press,band-saw,chop-saw,belt sanders,every sander,grinder,cut-off tool known to man!...but the tools that get used the most on my truck are the creeper, fender-cover, and floor jack(&jack stands).
     
  20. Mar 29, 2011 at 2:00 PM
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    blackhawke88

    blackhawke88 wo ai ni bao bei ^_^

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    I have one of these things, dont know the name, but much simpler and it helps me with A LOT:
    [​IMG]
     
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