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Forum topic by greatview posted 12-31-2009 04:10 PM 950 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-31-2009 04:10 PM

I’m wondering if anybody has any experience with this firm. ( Their selection is wide and their prices seem quite good. But, anybody can have a tempting web site.

-- Tom, New London, NH

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#1 posted 12-31-2009 05:26 PM

My only gripe, if you can call it that, with them is that they advertise $6.50 shipping but this price is valid only for a business address. I am not sure if they require a loading dock or not even with a business address. Shipping to a residental address is much higher. CPO Jet and Powermatic shipping costs are always much lower than Tools-Plus.

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#2 posted 12-31-2009 05:39 PM

If you have a workplace then have them ship it there to your attention. They are real and legitament.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#3 posted 01-01-2010 03:48 PM

Tools Plus has the $6.50 shipping with liftgate service to residential no extra charge for Jet and Powermatic tools. That is a pretty hefty savings over some other vendors.

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#4 posted 01-01-2010 04:41 PM

They are a great tool supplier. I have bought numerous hand and power tools from them over the last 15 years or so. I bought my 12” Makita SCMS from them..they had the best price anywhere, by at least 50 bucks. It’s a bit of a drive for me…about 40 minutes or so but they have a great selection of professional hand and power tools at very competitive prices. I like Coastal Tools as well…but Tools Plus has a slightly better selection of woodworking machinery.


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#5 posted 01-01-2010 04:56 PM

Great company to deal with. I bought my Powermatic table saw from them. Most of the time even with freight cost they beat local pricess with tax. That includes tailgate service to your door.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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