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Harbor Freight reference, impact swivel sockets any good

Old 02-11-2018, 07:53 PM
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Default Harbor Freight reference, impact swivel sockets any good

As many of you know, you never really know what to expect from Harbor Freight. Are their 3/8" impact swivel sockets any good? Price seems too good to be true


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They are indeed good,I use my set all the time.
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Yeah, they are good. All you need to use is one to keep your bait on the bottom.
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I don't think impact swivel sockets are a wise place to take a chance on quality.
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You'll put your eye out
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Default Old style was good

I have a couple of sets of HF swivel sockets that I still use along with sets/random Snap on,Matco and GP. Although I got mine in the 2004-2006 time period so they are different than what they currently sell i have yet to break one. Infact for years i used my 9/16 and 13mm 3/8 drive with a 1/2 IR titanium impact to get in tighter spaces. Not sure what they cost now but even if you are using them to make your living with even a 3/8 MG series snap on gun probably wont break one and if it does then just by that size in whatever higher quailty brand you choose.

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