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Old 07-25-2009, 08:33 AM   #16
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if your just getting started equipping your garage,start with the basics,obviously youll need hand tools, most of these tools are REASONABLY CHEAP but servicable

get a decent air compressor

http://forum.grumpysperformance.com/....php?f=27&t=24

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/...00003+10002016

and a few air ratchets,
http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/...ctId=100210348
get a die grinder
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=99698

light
http://www.northerntool.com/webapp/w...9803_200309803

cut off tool
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=65065

get a decent welder

http://www.millerwelds.com/products/...c_180_autoset/


and get a lift or

http://kwiklift.com/Options.htm

jack stands
http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/cta...emnumber=34924

floor jack'
http://www.northerntool.com/webapp/w...5429_200345429

get a basic drill press

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/...ctId=100037270

a press
http://www.northerntool.com/webapp/w...6415_200326415

youll be amazed at what you can do with basic tools
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IF YOU CAN,T SMOKE THE TIRES AT WILL,FROM A 60 MPH ROLLING START YOUR ENGINE NEEDS MORE WORK!!"!
IF YOU CAN , YOU NEED BETTER TIRES AND YOUR SUSPENSION NEEDS MORE WORK!!
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