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Old 11-27-2006, 04:39 PM   #1
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Where do I get a lug nut socket

Rather than look all over town, does anyone know a good store or brand to buy a 3/4" 6 point long 3/8" drive socket to use with my torque wrench to keep tabs on my AS lugs?

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Old 11-27-2006, 04:47 PM   #2
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no, i've got no idea where to find a great socket...

oh wait,

socket to me baby!

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Old 11-27-2006, 04:49 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by Antique Pedaler
Rather than look all over town, does anyone know a good store or brand to buy a 3/4" 6 point long 3/8" drive socket to use with my torque wrench to keep tabs on my AS lugs?
Craftsman at Sears, or Snapon from a good auto parts house. I am sure that there are other excellent quality tools also, but these two come easily to mind. Both with unlimited replacement warranty policies.

I have been told that you should use impact sockets when using a torque or impact wrench.


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Old 11-27-2006, 05:59 PM   #4
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Have to say it I bought all my sockets (1/4, 1/2 and 3/8 drive and extensions and ratchets - deep and standard) from pawn shops over the years. I buy only CRAFTSMAN and Snapon - warrantee's carry over to the current owner.

They will sell the standard impact 3/4 deep socket for under $2. MUCH cheaper that the name stores.
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