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Tool Bargains #1: Combo kits

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Blog entry by ralbuck posted 07-19-2018 09:45 PM 1107 reads 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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https://www.outletfix.com/

I found this website accidentally and then ordered a kit; thought that I will pass along the information to the L-J bunch of sawdust specialists!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR



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DMiller

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#1 posted 07-19-2018 10:11 PM

Is that for real? Those prices seem too good to be true! They are new, correct? Please let us know how yours turns out! Thanks for sharing!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 07-19-2018 10:12 PM

It seems to be real; I sure hope so as I ordered from them!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 07-19-2018 11:35 PM

It really seems too good and based in China. I would not trust them…...IMHO

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SouthavenToyMaker

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#4 posted 07-20-2018 12:02 AM

Keep an eye on your credit card you used…..just in case. My experiences in life say that anything to good to be true….isn’t. Good luck. I like the others would like to hear about the outcome.

-- Sean

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Grumpymike

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#5 posted 07-20-2018 12:03 AM

Wow, this is amazing … keep us posted on your purchase … Thanks for posting.

Redoak49 I went all over that web site, I see nothing about being in China, where did you get your info??

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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Vladimir Simendic

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#6 posted 07-20-2018 07:54 AM

So I have to say,this is probably scam! I found similar site couple months ago,made a order and beside confirmation mail I didn’t get anything. After a month I had to block my credit card because someone use it,and then I try to claim back my money through bank costumer service,which didn’t go well.Also main company was also from China…
So I want to advise you, if you add you’re credit card info,block card right now.
I hope it will go well for you,because we all want/need good brand new tools!

-- Vladimir , Serbia/Finland , https://fi.pinterest.com/simendicv/woodworking-for-fun/

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Redoak49

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#7 posted 07-20-2018 10:47 AM

This was posted on a Woodnet forum thread

Website: outletfix.com
Title: outletfix.com

Domain Age: 23 Days
Last Refreshed: Just now
Website Speed: Fast

Organisation: Domain Whois Privacy Protection Service
Owner: Whois Agent
Owner Address: Room3001, No. 707 Zhangyang Road, Shanghai
Owner City: shanghai
Owner Postcode: 200122
Phone Number: +86.2151697771

Phone Type: geographic :Shanghai, SH

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stidrvr

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#8 posted 07-20-2018 12:52 PM

I saw this ealier in the week on Toolguyd.com A good site you should check out for tool related info.

https://toolguyd.com/scam-or-not-tips-for-assessing-unfamiliar-online-tool-stores/

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GR8HUNTER

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#9 posted 07-20-2018 02:06 PM

please be very careful here :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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Jim Jakosh

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#10 posted 07-20-2018 05:48 PM

Holy Cow…...........those are some real cheap kits and very good tool, too!!

Thank you very much…................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#11 posted 07-20-2018 06:38 PM

Sorry guys but I’ll have to call out BS on this one. All of the social media links are dead and the contact email address isn’t under the same domain as the site. And no contact phone #.

I hope I’m wrong. If I am though, y’all might as well give up ‘cause I’m just gonna buy everything they have then you can buy it from me on ebay ;-)

-- Kenny, SW VA, Go Hokies!!!

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DMiller

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#12 posted 08-18-2018 09:46 PM

Did it happen to be real or a scam? Been curious about this for a while! Thanks!

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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ralbuck

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#13 posted 08-18-2018 11:25 PM

Sorry everyone—THIS IS A SCAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Face book was NO HELP and it was one of the “sponsered” sites and I had beleived it because of that! Never GOING to Trust ANY AD on FACEBOOK again!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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