|Forum topic by Jamie Speirs||posted 05-22-2012 08:42 AM||3885 views||0 times favorited||11 replies|
05-22-2012 08:42 AM
Well I always thought that eBay sales were as good as
advertised. It appears not so with IRWIN tools.
Prior to purchasing any Irwin tool on eBay (New Tools Only)
You must check with Irwin that the seller is a;
IRWIN Recommended suppliers
How do you find this out?
You simply phone Helen Bloxham 08000686238 (UK)
Also when purchasing an Irwin Clamp, they may send you
a “Rubbermaid” clamp which is also one of their product lines.
How did I find this out?
I bought 5 Irwin 18” clamps received Rubbermaid clamps 3 of the
five dont work. They dont clamp.
Irwin admited that there are some clamps that are of a softer
metal, but that doesnt matter.
I turned the catches on the three clamps thinking they had just been
assembled wrong. That worked for a few minutes then they got
These were brand new with all the labels intact.
So to be safe avoid buying Irwin on eBay
I’ve bought 50 odd clamps on eBay all Irwin brand and had
I was going to write a review, but how can you review a
clamp that is not a clamp?
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