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Old 02-18-2016, 08:21 AM   #21
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I can find two types of MIPs:

http://www.apexmodels.com/gbu0-prods...qS-hoC3l3w_wcB

http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item...363564&alt=web

I really like that the first set has the size on them, as a previously poster said the colour coding of the aligns is very convenient.
+1000 for MIP's they are unlike any other. The new MIP's I've received have size labels with clear shrink tube so you can put a visible size label on them. http://miponline.com/store/mip9501.html
I think the Size indicator was the only complaint with them.
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Old 01-07-2017, 10:19 AM   #22
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Has anyone else had issues with Scorpion Hex Drivers breaking off in the screw head? This was my first use of this driver, never broke a tip off before.
I've sent in an email and filled out a contact form with Innov8tive design and so far have had no response. Not exactly what I was hoping for with this brand. Overall, disappointed with the whole deal .
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Old 01-07-2017, 11:13 AM   #23
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Wera have great handles, are reasonably priced and they hold up very well. They offer 2mm and larger. In the USA, McMaster sells them. HQ is in Germany so finding them in Europe should be easy.
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Has anyone else had issues with Scorpion Hex Drivers breaking off in the screw head? This was my first use of this driver, never broke a tip off before.
I've sent in an email and filled out a contact form with Innov8tive design and so far have had no response. Not exactly what I was hoping for with this brand. Overall, disappointed with the whole deal .
I've had my Scorpion drivers for 3+ years now and only had the 1.5mm break a tip off this last year. I haven't gotten around to replacing it yet but the rest of the sizes are still my go to drivers.
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I've had my Scorpion drivers for 3+ years now and only had the 1.5mm break a tip off this last year. I haven't gotten around to replacing it yet but the rest of the sizes are still my go to drivers.
After My 2mm broke the tip, I emailed them, and after a bit of frustration with waiting several days, they got back to me and replaced the tip for free. All in all, I'm a happy customer.
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Old Yesterday, 09:28 PM   #26
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I second mip but mainly use the 1.5/2/2.5 then my others are a mix of sizes with the curved to get in tight places on a slight angle. Then I have a set of snap on ones on 1/4 speed ratchet. Mainly use mip to break the lock tite bond then use the speed ratchet to buzz them in N out. Use the curved ones to buzz the tight spot ones after again usin mip to break them loose & tighten
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