Recent Topics
Rayovac AA/AAA 60-pack for $10.97
by SubLGT
06/29/17 08:56 AM
Slipping transmission, can one try Lubguard red?
by MoneyJohn
06/29/17 08:51 AM
Escape oil filter location
by chiefsfan1
06/29/17 08:23 AM
Tough low-ash OE specs, API SJ/SM apps, short OCIs
by d00df00d
06/29/17 05:47 AM
High mileage oil???
by OneEyeJack
06/29/17 03:27 AM
Question on 30wt oils
by Ammofirst
06/29/17 02:16 AM
True economics of extended oil drains
by userfriendly
06/29/17 12:34 AM
China to mass-produce 400km/h fast train
by L_Sludger
06/29/17 12:06 AM
why is it so hard to find a good body shop?
by tomcat27
06/28/17 11:32 PM
first aid kit..what to put in?
by bmwjohn
06/28/17 11:20 PM
2016 Harley sportster 883 iron
by jkhawaii
06/28/17 11:20 PM
Performed the Citric Acid Flush With Great Results
by DoubleWasp
06/28/17 11:13 PM
Who wants to buy this house?
by Chris142
06/28/17 11:09 PM
Switch from Royal Purple 10-40 to?
by 555
06/28/17 10:26 PM
Boutique/Expensive Oils over standard brands?
by gryffinwings
06/28/17 10:00 PM
Beck/Arnley control arm is Kia/Hyundai OEM
by Klutch9
06/28/17 09:38 PM
MPG after switched to new Mobil1 FS 0w40
by Eugene_Von
06/28/17 09:36 PM
Valvoline Maxlife Full Synthetic 5w30
by bbhero
06/28/17 09:16 PM
Toyo Open Country
by Camprunner
06/28/17 09:15 PM
Red Line 10W-30, 1992 Acura NSX, 3 months
by robertcope
06/28/17 09:10 PM
Newest Members
fantastic, ACuna545, koryg0327, Fred_L_Johnson, turk182
62006 Registered Users
Who's Online
87 registered (2004tdigls, 2015_PSD, alarmguy, 97f150, agpatel, 7 invisible), 2190 Guests and 11 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
62006 Members
66 Forums
267201 Topics
4419665 Posts

Max Online: 3590 @ 01/24/17 08:07 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: 18730
Loc: Upstate NY
Is Amazon the best place to buy these tools?
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT
2015 Ford F250 w/Powerstroke
2016 Subaru Crosstrek CVT (wife's)


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


Registered: 06/25/14
Posts: 1569
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)
_________________________
Employed in the Automotive Industry.
1st tier involvement.


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


Registered: 06/03/02
Posts: 5747
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: 11650
Loc: NE,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)
_________________________
2017 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk V6

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


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 15597
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: 3881
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, Delo 15w-30, Baldwin B7449
2010 Camry 2.5, PP 10w-30, Fram Ultra XG9972

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


Registered: 08/20/03
Posts: 11650
Loc: NE,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.
_________________________
2017 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk V6

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


Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 15597
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: 11650
Loc: NE,Ohio
they have a "90" year old webpage too banana

http://www.westendhardware.net/
_________________________
2017 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk V6

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


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 18730
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
2015 Ford F250 w/Powerstroke
2016 Subaru Crosstrek CVT (wife's)


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


Registered: 01/03/12
Posts: 3881
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, Delo 15w-30, Baldwin B7449
2010 Camry 2.5, PP 10w-30, Fram Ultra XG9972

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


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 18730
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
2015 Ford F250 w/Powerstroke
2016 Subaru Crosstrek CVT (wife's)


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


Registered: 01/20/14
Posts: 174
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: 16040
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: 15597
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 >