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Old 01-04-2009, 07:23 PM   #1
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hi there,

looking to get some new tools, not sure what to get though. i know that you get what you pay for. i have integy in mind...

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Hudy, simply the best.
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I have integy hex drivers
duratrax nut drivers

I have been swaping out the most used drivers for hudy when i have the money.
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I bought my Dynamite hex drivers about 5 years ago and they still work awesome! Also, they have replaceable tips, so you can replace them later.
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looked at hudy...pretty darn expensive. i am sure they are worth it though...
what are the most used sizes for a 1/8 scale.

thanks guys

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what about EDS Racing Products?
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Old 01-04-2009, 07:35 PM   #6
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losi nut drivers metric and american
losi allen drivers metric and american
dynamite hex drivers american


and havent had a problem with any of them
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I just ordered some AE hexes, ill let you know how I like them...
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I just ordered some AE hexes, ill let you know how I like them...
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I have Losi allen wrenches and Associated nut drivers.
I used to have Dynamite nut drivers but they were too fat for the rear wheel nuts on my B4. The Associated drivers have a thinner wall and slightly fatter handle.
I also have the cheap tools from Menards such as needle nose pliers and wire snips, they work great and were only $3 each.
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I have Losi allen wrenches and Associated nut drivers.
I used to have Dynamite nut drivers but they were too fat for the rear wheel nuts on my B4. The Associated drivers have a thinner wall and slightly fatter handle.
I also have the cheap tools from Menards such as needle nose pliers and wire snips, they work great and were only $3 each.
thnaks for the info...looks like a lot of people are using losi!
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I love my Xceed Tools. Good quality and fit and a good price.

http://http://www.xceedrc.com.hk/
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I have been using the one MIP has. It use to be THorp tools but MIP has been having them made for years. Not the cheapest things I have ever bought but then again I have been using them for over 15 years and only broke my .050 pinion wrench when I used it for somthing other than a pinion gear, more like a pry bar and the tip broke........my fault.

Lots of fancy tools out but these work great and I won't buy anything else. If I break them I will replace with new MIP drivers.
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I use losi tools now, but I used dynamite tools before, nothing bad to say about them


I wonder if RPM's tools have a life time warrenty...
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hudy and thorpe. none better.
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HUDY

Ball drivers and Nut Drivers. Expensive but 4 years later they are still going and they get used every week.
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