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[Canadian Tire] MAXIMUM 3/8-in Drive Impact Bolt Remover Set, 70% off

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[Canadian Tire] MAXIMUM 3/8-in Drive Impact Bolt Remover Set, 70% off

In this week's flyer...
Great tools, life saver when you need it.
Works amazing on rusted rounded bolts.
Regular price is $69.99
Worth picking up at $19.99 as you will surely need it one day.
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MAXIMUM Drive Impact Bolt Remover Set is ideal for removing rounded off, painted over and rusted bolts and nuts
Made from high carbon steel
Black oxide surface provides greater strength and durability and prevents corrosion
Left-hand spiral flutes flat wrench, adjustable wrench or sockets
3/8" square drive for use with socket wrench or impact wrench
Works on SAE sizes: 1/4", 5/16", 3/8", 7/16", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 11/16", 3/4"
Works on Metric sizes: 8 mm, 10 mm, 11 mm, 12 mm, 13 mm, 14 mm, 16 mm, 17 mm, 19 mm
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I have this set, works well. But to be honest, 70% off is probably the regular price of this set. I cannot imagine this being a $90 item.
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I've had this for about 2 years now (bought at similar price). Good price (I guess), but it's 0/0 so far Astonished Face...
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I agree the regular price may be inflated, but at $19.99 it's a steal. You can't find anything of equivalent quality at this price.
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Too bad its 3/8" drive, since most impact wrenches are 1/2" drive

Also it only goes up to 19mm. Most lug nuts are 21mm.
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Buying this off sale is painful. Pretty sure I had to pay 50-60 at princess auto. Plus the hassle of getting to the store. Buy this and leave the fancy case under your toolbox for that one day you’ll need it

FYI, this won’t take off overtorqued/corroded wheel bolts. I had a breaker bar and the pole to my jack for leverage and the 3/8s end broke off. 1/2 would be better
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Anikiri wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:11 pm
I have this set, works well. But to be honest, 70% off is probably the regular price of this set. I cannot imagine this being a $90 item.
Yes you are correct--70% still leaves acceptable profit margin for CTC--the regular is referred to "sucker pricing" on the inside. Seems people are starting to finally recognize this marketing ploy.
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chrischris84 wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:47 pm
Buy this and leave the fancy case under your toolbox for that one day you’ll need it
That is what I did. Used it once since then and it paid for itself in 2 minutes.

Being able to use a ratcheting gearwrench on the outside hex is a huge plus and allows you to grab onto nuts and bolts in very tight spaces.
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chrischris84 wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:47 pm
Buying this off sale is painful. Pretty sure I had to pay 50-60 at princess auto. Plus the hassle of getting to the store. Buy this and leave the fancy case under your toolbox for that one day you’ll need it

FYI, this won’t take off overtorqued/corroded wheel bolts. I had a breaker bar and the pole to my jack for leverage and the 3/8s end broke off. 1/2 would be better
These have an outside hex so you can use an impact socket over them with 1/2" or bigger shank. Seems like a no brainer if you need to use a cheater bar for seized bolts and nuts that require enough torque that could snap a 3/8" drive.
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Inno wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:28 pm
Too bad its 3/8" drive, since most impact wrenches are 1/2" drive

Also it only goes up to 19mm. Most lug nuts are 21mm.
This 10pc 1/2 set is $19.99 (starting from April 5th)

Available in SAE (3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8 and 15/16") or Metric (8,10,11,12,13,14,15,17,19 and 21mm)
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Inno wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:28 pm
Too bad its 3/8" drive, since most impact wrenches are 1/2" drive

Also it only goes up to 19mm. Most lug nuts are 21mm.
Impact an 3/8"... For lug nuts, I have a 30" 1/2" breaker bar. I can add an extra 20" with a pipe if I want.
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gardarik wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 6:39 pm
This 10pc 1/2 set is $19.99 (starting from April 5th)

Available in SAE (3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 9/16, 5/8, 11/16, 3/4, 13/16, 7/8 and 15/16") or Metric (8,10,11,12,13,14,15,17,19 and 21mm)
Those are normal impact sockets not extractors like the ones in this posted deal.
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Serpentine wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 4:54 pm
Yes you are correct--70% still leaves acceptable profit margin for CTC--the regular is referred to "sucker pricing" on the inside. Seems people are starting to finally recognize this marketing ploy.
I think most people on here knew this long, long ago. However regardless $20 is a decent price for it so the "sale" aside, this would be the time to buy and not when you need it and it costs you $70 to get it. Now granted one might say you could buy and return it when it's $70, just to use it, but for most people that work with tools it's better to have it there when you need it than have to get an Uber or take the bus there or something when your car is half apart and you can't drive it lol. And trust me, I know that pain well.
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typer100 wrote:
Apr 4th, 2019 6:47 pm
Impact an 3/8"... For lug nuts, I have a 30" 1/2" breaker bar. I can add an extra 20" with a pipe if I want.
The only use I'd have for the 20" pipe would be to hit the dumbass who tightened the lugnuts that much to begin with.(assuming you can't take them off with the 30" breaker and you have put your purse down to begin with)

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