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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 1/17/2006 11:07:52 PM EST
I have one already but I have to raise the handle all the way up to pump it, it is useless to me as I have an escort.

Any recommendations?
Link Posted: 1/18/2006 4:34:10 AM EST
Sears has a couple you might like. I heard it reccomended on a corvette forum.

www.sears.com/sr/javasr/product.do?BV_UseBVCookie=Yes&vertical=TOOL&pid=00950240000
Link Posted: 1/19/2006 5:39:30 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/19/2006 5:59:26 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/19/2006 6:04:22 PM EST by olds442tyguy]

Originally Posted By JohnnyMcEldoo:
This looks like a lower profile:

www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/displayitem.taf?Itemnumber=91039



Snap On sells the exact same jack under the Blue Point name for $300 more, and I assure you it's complete junk. (Don't ask me how I know )

For about a month, it took five pumps to get it all the way in the air. Now it takes atleast twenty, and that's even after bleeding it. Anything over a thousand pounds and it usually comes back down to the ground on it's own over a minimal amount of time.

On a side note, their mini jack which is rated at 70 pounds has lifted my 180 pound ass up about 100 times with out batting an eye.

ETA: I guess if you don't rely on it to put food on the table every day, it might not be that bad. As a real life rating, I wouldn't try jacking up more then 2000 pounds. Harbor Freight might warrant it as well, even though the Snap On/Blue Point model has no warranty.
Link Posted: 1/21/2006 9:32:23 AM EST
+1 on the craftsman.
Link Posted: 1/22/2006 2:48:07 PM EST
They sell one at costco. If you don't like it, just take it back.
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