Torx

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  1. Gfive45

    Gfive45

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    Wiha makes quality Torx Screwdrivers and other hand tools. They're pricey but are worth the investment!

    Same +1 :agree: (motorcycle mechanics, gunsmithing, bladesmithing).

    https://www.amazon.com/Wiha-36289-S...sr=8-41&swrs=50EA832DC150C2889D5468F96BF00916
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  2. glock1097

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    Do you know any mid priced ones that are decent? Thanks!
     

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    NO. I use Wiha.
     
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  4. varget

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    cheap tools that bugger things will cost you much more than you saved buying them over the good ones.
     
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    Pierre! NRA Life Member

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    I invested in a Kershaw branded torx driver... and the second to smallest bit deformed working on a... Kershaw knife.

    I will check out the Wiha options next!
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    mac and snap on make excellent torx bits and drivers .
     
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  8. varget

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    that's good to know. those brands have been great for over 50 years that I know of .
     
  9. LostinTexas

    LostinTexas Exploring Alternate Routes

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    I don't use Torx very often, and the ones I use are usually "bigger". I am finding them in more configurations. Got a couple of boxes of deck screws, yep Torx. They work great.
    I've never had one fail in any application. I can see the itty bitty ones doing it though. They are more difficult to produce and need more quality control.
     
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    Good quality. But for me three things I don’t like.
    The tip is not magnetic and I find it useful when dealing with small parts That life is easier with a magnetic tip.
    Second is the size of the handles, they simply take up a lot of space in my tool box for a seldom used tool.
    Last is the price, ouchie!
     
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    Great purchase, Wiha is good stuff.

    I have some Craftsman torx bit driver sets, have done just fine for what i need them for. If I were doing auto work with them, I'd get something better--like Wiha.
     
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    sciolist On the Border

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