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Old 03-31-2008, 10:38 AM   #1
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Hensley OCL Wrench

I lost my Hensley OCL wrench. I must have left it on the back bumper and drove off. It cost $12 at Hensley and $15 to ship UPS ground. Expensive mistake.


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Old 04-01-2008, 12:31 AM   #2
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a crescent wrench (adjustable spanner) can serve the same purpose....


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Old 04-01-2008, 07:15 PM   #3
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I was thinking about finding some square steel tubing and making a socket for my rachet. I have a step bumper on my van and its hard to get a good turn with the OCL wrench. With the rachet, I was thinking I could get a few good smaller turns. The tire iron end does come in handy for unhitching.
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Old 04-01-2008, 09:04 PM   #4
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My OCL wrench is somewhere in Big Bend. Did the same thing, laid it on the bumper and drove off. I had large crescent wrench I always carry and it has served me well for the past 2 1/2 years. It works just as well and has other uses, too. I did learn from the experience: don't lay anything on the bumper.

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Old 04-02-2008, 07:43 AM   #5
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Those things used to be black, so that happened a lot more often. Can-Am RV always orders an extra batch of wrenches when they place thier order, so they must get quite a few requests.

When we get to Heaven, we'll find all our lost OCL wrenches along with the screwdrivers our kids keep borrowing.
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Old 04-02-2008, 07:55 AM   #6
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Cheap can of orange paint would help a visual inspection prior to departing your camp site. I have a few bright orange tools in my camper - the second version of each.....

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