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Tuesday, 28 September 2021

Online sites selling cheap tools

Credit: 23ABC News | Bakersfield
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Online sites selling cheap tools
Online sites selling cheap tools

Many shoppers will be trying to get a head start on the holiday shopping season this year, with predictions of shortages as Christmas approaches.

But if you are looking to get a jump on buying someone a tool kit, beware of the power tool scam.

GET A HEAD START ON E THHOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON THISYEAR...WITHPREDICTIONS OF SHORTAGESS ACHRISTMAS APPROACHES.BUT IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO GET AJUMP ON BUYING SOMEONE A TOOLKIT: BEWARE THE NEW POWER TOOLSC.

AMNOT SURE WHAT TO BUY DAD THISHOLIDAY SEASON?IN MY CAANSES, A TOOL KIT DOESTHE JOB.BUT THE WEBSITE "TOOL GUYD" ISWARNING ABOUT SCAMS INVOLVG INMILWAUKEE AND DEWALT TOOLS...TWOOF THE MOSTRESPECTED NAMES IN POWER SAWS,HAERMMS, AND DRILLS.THE PROBLEM IS THAT FAKE WEBRETAILERS ARE ADVERTISINGDEWALT AND MILWAUKEE TOOL KITSAND STORAGE CHESTSFOR WELL UNDER 100 DOLLA.

RSIN REAL LIFE, THATS PRETTY MUCHIMPOSSIB...BECLEAUSE THEIR POWER TOOLS START ATOVER 100 BUCKS AND GOWELL UP' FROM THERE.A 10 PIECE KIT SHOD ULCOSTAROUND $1,000....NOT 100.AND FROM THE DOESN'T THAT STINKFI..LESLICK ADS AND NAMES THAT LURESHOPPERS IN.THEY WILL USE THE WORDSMILWAUKEE AND DEWALT IN THR EIADS...SO THEY LOOK LIKELEGITIMATE SITES.BUT TOOL GUYD SAYS YOU END UPWITH CHEAP CHINESE TOOLS,NOTHING LIKE THE QUALITY YOUWOULD GET FROM THE REALCOMPANIES.

AND THAT STINKS.IF YOU SEE AN AD FOR CHEAP NAMEBRAND TOOLS...FINDUT OWHERE THE COMPANY IS LOCATED IFYOCAUAND LOOK THOSE TOOLS UP AT HOMEDEPOT OR LOWES...WHERETHEY WILL LIKELIKE COST A LOTMORE.BOTTOM LINE: CHECK OUT A SELLERCAREFULLY..W..THER THEY ARE SELLING DISCOUNTTOOLS, ELECTRONICSR ,OEVEN CLOTHING.... SO YOU DON'TWASTE YOUR MONEY.

I'M JOHNMATARESESOUTHWEST RLAIINES ISN'TPLANNING TO RESUME SER

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