Author Topic: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile  (Read 1408 times)

Offline andersenappliance

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Re: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile
« Reply #15 on: August 14, 2013, 02:09:38 PM »
I'm happy with my dewalt, but sometimes it doesn't have the kick.  Mine is a 3/8" drive.  You think that makes a difference?

I tried to get the lug nuts off a neighbor's camry, but it couldn't do it.  I don't think cordless is ever a match for air-impact.

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Re: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile
« Reply #16 on: August 14, 2013, 05:46:51 PM »
I thought that my 18v dewalt impact gun was faulty until I fitted a new battery and now it works like a new one.
I use it for every bearing job, it makes the job a lot easier

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Offline stocpro47

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Re: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile
« Reply #17 on: August 14, 2013, 08:12:27 PM »
great suggestion!meanwhile i have a brand new 120v   impact  sitting on shelf i bought to work on my scooter         ill go get the sockets and ill be ready for next time,,i hate that spanner  wrench!
the pic shows my impact drill which by the way is excellent and very powerful/well made for 60 bucks!theres the ge tub out    as u can see the corrosion on the pot metal wasnt helping things

Offline andersenappliance

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Re: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile
« Reply #18 on: August 15, 2013, 09:47:49 AM »
Yeah, Aluminum 'rust' is white.

Offline Wedgeman55

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Re: STUBBORN basket/drum nut on ge profile
« Reply #19 on: August 17, 2013, 06:44:13 PM »
I have 1/2 inch drive electric.   Battery ones should work the same.   SQ nut is 1 1/'2 I'm pretty sure.   We have an industrial tool shop about 5 minutes from my house,  and they have all those big impact sockets.    I also carry a full set of impact sockets in the case with me.     good for those tough to bust nuts.   
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