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  1. mcniven

    mcniven Guest

    Trade point are selling off some old stock lads, just incase anyones looking for a core gun or somethin! Theres a sparky for less than £50 inc vat!!

    http://www.trade-point.co.uk/img/8083.pdf?icamp=tradepoint-60percentpdf
     
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  2. Guest123

    Guest123 Guest

    I've got it's bigger brother in 110v and it's a really good core drill for the money.
     
  3. AWheating

    AWheating Trusted Plumber GSR

    the trend router seems a good price.
     
  4. johnnyplumb

    johnnyplumb Plumber GSR

    i see there doing a tpi 608 digital manometer for £30 +vat, bet they dont have any though.
     
  5. anz

    anz Plumber GSR

    Well spotted, thanks for sharing.

    I'll try and see if I can get the core drill tomorrow. For £36 including VAT, it's a very good deal especially considering the good reviews I've just read.

    The core set is at a decent price as well, but has some poor reviews, so not too sure about that yet.
     
  6. tamz

    tamz Guest

    Cheers for the link. There are a few good buys but nothing plumbing tho (maybe the bender).
    The core gun won't last you a crack. It is shyte but if you only drill a hole now and then through a 13" wall it might do you a turn.
     
  7. kay-jay

    kay-jay Trusted Plumber GSR

    That sparky corer for 30 plus vat is a 3rd of the price of my Bosch sds and nearly twice as powerful. Seems too good to be true....is sparky gear any good?

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  8. JAP&H

    JAP&H Plumber GSR

    Still coring out with mine, bought in 2005 never missed a beat.

    Same can't be said for bits though, getting through a 125mm per year.
     
  9. kay-jay

    kay-jay Trusted Plumber GSR

    £150 from screwfix so in terms of cost seems really cheap. reviews on scre wfix are not good though. very sensitive clutch and seems to struggle 100mm plus holes. in two minds...
     
  10. northstar

    northstar Plumber

    got to be worth a try for that kind of money
     
  11. TBServices

    TBServices Guest

    Thanks for that. Am gonna try get down there and see if they have any of those multimeters. Need a new one.



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  12. Howsie

    Howsie Plumber

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