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crappiejgr
11-24-2011, 07:24 PM
These things look pretty cool . There is 2 models to choose from plain and built-in-LED /replc batt. Just wondering if any one is using a pair of these and what ya think of them . Thanks Here is a link boomerangtool.com

olduckhunter
11-24-2011, 08:04 PM
looks like some neat tools.

Blackhawk19
11-24-2011, 09:04 PM
Here's a clickable link to make it easier.

Boomerang Tools - There When You Need Them! - Retractable Multi-use Tools (http://www.boomerangtool.com/)

clock152
11-24-2011, 10:54 PM
I use finger nail clipers on a retractable I got from work.. we have tons of those retractables that we give away at trade shows....some days I look like a janitor...LOL

crappiejgr
11-25-2011, 02:10 PM
Here's a clickable link to make it easier.

Boomerang Tools - There When You Need Them! - Retractable Multi-use Tools (http://www.boomerangtool.com/)Thanks Blackhawk , not reel good with computers

skiptomylu
11-25-2011, 02:51 PM
Would also like to know how good these are.

crappiejgr
11-27-2011, 04:32 PM
Would also like to know how good these are.Did a bunch of them google search's and found several reviews and all were positive . Read one that a guy cut mono 50-80lb repeetadly heavy braid and even wire leaders and the blades held there edge .

jigflinger
06-08-2013, 02:38 PM
Just bought some at Sportsman Warehouse. I was skeptical about them cutting very small braid. I use #4 Nan o fil which isn't a braid and the scissors can sometimes be difficult to use because the line is so tiny and I don't see as well as I did 50 years ago. The Boomerang Tool Snip is amazing. With the LED light I can get very close to the knot and it cuts great. Going back and get some more of them for gifts. This is the first cutter that I have ever bought that lives up to it's advertising.

chucktx
06-08-2013, 04:36 PM
that is cool!!!! i use fiskars childrens sissors from a drug store.......work good.

C_McKinney
06-08-2013, 04:53 PM
I like the ideal

jigflinger
06-08-2013, 05:43 PM
I have the Fiskars also. Cut great. But sometimes I cut to close with them and nick the line. Broken knot every time. With the LED light I don't have that problem. I'm talking about leader knots where you can't leave much of a tag end.

arkansasbowhunter
06-08-2013, 11:13 PM
I have used the tool for a while and no prob with cutting braid or mon. I attached it to my auto pilot remote.

Woodworker42
06-10-2013, 08:08 AM
I bought these to specifically cut 10# Powerpro. They did not work worth a hoot. On a Sunday afternoon, I emailed the company about how disappointed I was with the performance. Within 20 min, I got a reply from the president of the company asking me for my mailing address so they could send me replacement set. The following Monday morning I got a reply from the marketing director asking for the same information. 4 days later I had a new pair and they work PERFECTLY. Needless to say I am a customer for life!

arkansasbowhunter
06-10-2013, 08:18 AM
Mine work flawless and cut braid good