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#1 sniper8752

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Posted 09 June 2012 - 11:16 AM

I am looking at buying a tech toolkit. i had these two in mind:

http://www.amazon.com/Piece-Premium-Computer-Tool-Kit/dp/B0045KYOGM/ref=pd_luc_sbs_02_02_t_lh
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00004Z6N6/ref=gno_cart_title_1

Not sure which one is really "better". are there any recommendations that anybody can make? maybe something that you use?

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Posted 09 June 2012 - 12:23 PM

I would get the Belkin one since they make some quality products.

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Posted 09 June 2012 - 05:47 PM

Both kits are made by the same company in China or maybe Taiwan. You will despise that screwdriver on the first use, and break it on the second, curse the remains on the third (yeah I owned one, happens when everyone gives you tools for christmas).

Build a set, stick it in a bag/case. Avoid the pre-made sets as the quality is poor. Walmart, Home Depot, Lowes, Harbor Freight, and Northern Tool and Equipment will be some of youre best sources for cheap quality tools.

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Posted 09 June 2012 - 10:17 PM

I have those kits in my bag of rocks

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Posted 08 July 2012 - 12:45 PM

Build up your own kit - and keep one of these in your pocket:
Victorinox cybertool

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Posted 08 July 2012 - 02:51 PM

What tools do I use the most, A couple of sizes of nutdriver, Tweezers, Small Craft type Needelenose pliers and wirecutters, and a 4 piece Snap-on brand Small Screwdriver set. And for the occasional stuck part, 6" Vice Grips.

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