Gumout GDI Q&A Answers

click here for the Gumout GDI Q&A answers

Recent Topics
$71,000 for a Pickup Truck !?
by SubLGT
11 minutes 21 seconds ago
Removing aluminium from cylinder wall
by Surestick
20 minutes 55 seconds ago
Pass-Thru Ratchet Set
by The Critic
38 minutes 21 seconds ago
Video from Liqui Moly research lab
by volodymyr
Today at 03:50 PM
wiper blade replacement 06 lacrosse
by lucerne06
Today at 03:32 PM
Strange buzzing sound
by smc733
Today at 02:37 PM
How many grinders is enough
by Bobcatguy
Today at 02:11 PM
Headlights On/ Night Rear Tail Lights Out - Why?
by Best F100
Today at 01:59 PM
2003 avalanche cel codes
by spasm3
Today at 01:32 PM
A New Oil from Pennzoil
by VSTAR650
Today at 01:15 PM
Kubota L3130 - Oil Filter Bypass
by SavagePatch
Today at 09:38 AM
Mobil 1 0W20 Finally at San Antonio Costco's
by LesterL
Today at 09:09 AM
Newest Members
4175, landy, rwarde, Hhjester, jp99
54578 Registered Users
Who's Online
78 registered (01rangerxl, andyd, 97tbird, Al, 2009Edge, AlienBug, 7 invisible), 1349 Guests and 92 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
54578 Members
66 Forums
233821 Topics
3755792 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >
Topic Options
#3443865 - 08/02/14 01:14 PM Wright tools
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 15209
Loc: Upstate NY
Is Amazon the best place to buy these tools?
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT PP & M1
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0 - PP & M1
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 w/Cummins - Rotella T6 & M1


Top
#3443874 - 08/02/14 01:20 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Donald]
Vern_in_IL Offline


Registered: 06/25/14
Posts: 432
Loc: IL
No, I buy from a local distributor, they have the display and you can buy individual sockets.

I cannot afford a 'set' of Wright sockets. frown

Wright Tools are the best no doubt, they are not over exposed like Snap-On is. But still paying $100+ for a 14 pc set is just crazy.


Edited by Vern_in_IL (08/02/14 01:25 PM)

Top
#3443889 - 08/02/14 01:36 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Donald]
doitmyself Offline


Registered: 06/03/02
Posts: 5022
Loc: MI
Check out Epstein Co. http://store.harryepstein.com/cp/38drsets/312.html

Wright tools will even make JHZR happy regarding their USA content.

Top
#3443890 - 08/02/14 01:36 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Donald]
Rand Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 8819
Loc: Barberton,Ohio
They are local smile
about 2 miles from my house.

Wright Tool Company One Wright Drive P.O. Box 512 Barberton, OH 44203 USA


Edited by Rand (08/02/14 01:40 PM)
_________________________
2015 Forester I-Premium 6MT

Top
#3443923 - 08/02/14 02:34 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Rand]
Merkava_4 Offline


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 11318
Loc: Clovis, CA
Rand, will they let you buy directly from them at the factory? Just curious.

Top
#3443924 - 08/02/14 02:35 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: doitmyself]
hatt Offline


Registered: 01/03/12
Posts: 1464
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: doitmyself
Check out Epstein Co. http://store.harryepstein.com/cp/38drsets/312.html

Wright tools will even make JHZR happy regarding their USA content.

Wright even claims to use American steel.
_________________________
2013 F150 5.0, PP 10w-30, FL500s
2010 Camry 2.5, PP 5w-20, Wix 57047

Top
#3443963 - 08/02/14 03:27 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Merkava_4]
Rand Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 8819
Loc: Barberton,Ohio
Originally Posted By: Merkava_4
Rand, will they let you buy directly from them at the factory? Just curious.


not sure, they do have some local vendors as well.

We have a 90 year old hardware that sells them.
_________________________
2015 Forester I-Premium 6MT

Top
#3443986 - 08/02/14 04:31 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Rand]
Merkava_4 Offline


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 11318
Loc: Clovis, CA
Originally Posted By: Rand
not sure, they do have some local vendors as well.

We have a 90 year old hardware that sells them.


That sounds just as convenient as shopping at the factory.

I bet that 90 year old hardware store has some neat stuff. smile

Top
#3444019 - 08/02/14 05:24 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Merkava_4]
Rand Offline


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 8819
Loc: Barberton,Ohio
they have a "90" year old webpage too banana

http://www.westendhardware.net/
_________________________
2015 Forester I-Premium 6MT

Top
#3444227 - 08/02/14 09:59 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: hatt]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 15209
Loc: Upstate NY
Originally Posted By: hatt
Originally Posted By: doitmyself
Check out Epstein Co. http://store.harryepstein.com/cp/38drsets/312.html

Wright tools will even make JHZR happy regarding their USA content.

Wright even claims to use American steel.


There are still steel mills left in the USA?
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT PP & M1
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0 - PP & M1
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 w/Cummins - Rotella T6 & M1


Top
#3444277 - 08/02/14 10:41 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Donald]
hatt Offline


Registered: 01/03/12
Posts: 1464
Loc: Florida
Originally Posted By: Donald
Originally Posted By: hatt
Originally Posted By: doitmyself
Check out Epstein Co. http://store.harryepstein.com/cp/38drsets/312.html

Wright tools will even make JHZR happy regarding their USA content.

Wright even claims to use American steel.


There are still steel mills left in the USA?
There are a few still going. Who knows for how long. Industry is icky.
_________________________
2013 F150 5.0, PP 10w-30, FL500s
2010 Camry 2.5, PP 5w-20, Wix 57047

Top
#3444432 - 08/03/14 06:22 AM Re: Wright tools [Re: doitmyself]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 15209
Loc: Upstate NY
Originally Posted By: doitmyself
Check out Epstein Co. http://store.harryepstein.com/cp/38drsets/312.html

Wright tools will even make JHZR happy regarding their USA content.


Amazon seems to be cheaper.
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT PP & M1
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0 - PP & M1
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 w/Cummins - Rotella T6 & M1


Top
#3444543 - 08/03/14 09:13 AM Re: Wright tools [Re: Merkava_4]
1foxracing Offline


Registered: 01/20/14
Posts: 111
Loc: OH
Originally Posted By: Merkava_4
Rand, will they let you buy directly from them at the factory? Just curious.

No you can not make purchase's direct from the factory. It's cheaper to purchase through Amazon or http://harryepstein.com/
I live is Tuscarawas Co Ohio but work down the street from Wright Tool in Barberton. I own and use many Wright Tools.
















All sockets are Wright.

Top
#3444687 - 08/03/14 12:23 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: 1foxracing]
Trav Offline


Registered: 11/20/06
Posts: 12047
Loc: MA, Mittelfranken.de
Are any of the ratchets quick release? Nice looking ratchets but no QR is a deal breaker for me.
_________________________
ASE L1, Master. Deutsch Meisterbrief.

Top
#3444752 - 08/03/14 01:51 PM Re: Wright tools [Re: Trav]
Merkava_4 Offline


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 11318
Loc: Clovis, CA
Originally Posted By: Trav
Are any of the ratchets quick release? Nice looking ratchets but no QR is a deal breaker for me.


Why? Don't you like trying to pull the socket off while your hands are greasy?

I gotta pry my sockets off with a screwdriver sometimes. grin2

Top
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 >