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#122984 - 02/17/06 03:52 AM Conduit Wrench
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From Yoopersup;

I was just wondering how many Electricans still use these or have ever seen them. Years back we all carried them.









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#122985 - 02/17/06 04:10 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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i've never seen one. looks like it could be a useful tool. reamer, locknut wrench, whatelse?
where would one find one?

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#122986 - 02/17/06 07:29 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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That looks like a handy item. If I still worked with the tools I would definitely want one.
Does it fit todays fittings???
Looks like it's made by T&B??
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#122987 - 02/20/06 06:32 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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Never saw a live one, only in pictures. Didn't somebody make an offset one too?
Speaking of locknut tools, there is a picture of Channellock's newest tool, the locknut plier, in Feb. '06 Electrical Contractor magazine (page 70). It claims to go from 1/2 up to 1-1/2 inch.

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#122988 - 02/20/06 06:44 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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I was looking for the beer can and bottle opener feature.

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#122989 - 02/20/06 03:13 PM Re: Conduit Wrench
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Klein makes a diecent bottle opener!

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#122990 - 02/20/06 08:58 PM Re: Conduit Wrench
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One "church key" from Klien
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#122991 - 02/21/06 07:21 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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Now that's one of the most useful klein tool that I have seen. They have thought of everything. I guess I just haven't arived yet as I don't have one of those.
That probably is the key that I need to get into the "Choir Practice Bar." When one asks, "Where are you going?" The answer is " To choir practice."

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#122992 - 02/21/06 09:12 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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here http://premiertool.com/id77.htm

I usually just put the nut on and turn the connector with a crescent wrench, you have to be careful though, its easy to break the connector if you go too far.

none the less I wouldn't mind having one.

[This message has been edited by Wizzie Electric (edited 02-22-2006).]
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#122993 - 02/22/06 11:00 AM Re: Conduit Wrench
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Anybody know what premier tool charges for these things? It's not shown anywhere on their website and I don't want to get buried in spam by asking them...
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