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I've got a Direct Lift, bought it from Greg Smith Equipment Sales in Atlanta. Handiest thing you ever saw.
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I bought this one, (Sears) about 6 months ago, it works very well. It was $169 but was on sale, out the door for $150 and a few cents. I made the wood spacers so I didn't have to worry about LIFT bending anything.
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I bought this one, (Sears) about 6 months ago, it works very well. It was $169 but was on sale, out the door for $150 and a few cents. I made the wood spacers so I didn't have to worry about LIFT bending anything.
Hey BFB I'm looking into that same one, any issues or regrets. Was eyeballing the red craftsman posted by Hogwylde but after reading so many horrible reviews on their own(sears) website I figured I would pony up for the next one up.

A lot of the complaints where that the bottle jack would fail after a certain amount of time.
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Hey BFB I'm looking into that same one, any issues or regrets. Was eyeballing the red craftsman posted by Hogwylde but after reading so many horrible reviews on their own(sears) website I figured I would pony up for the next one up.

A lot of the complaints where that the bottle jack would fail after a certain amount of time.
I've had my "RED" Craftsman lift for a while now..

I've lifted Softails and several sporty's. I've done my engine conversion and left my bike on the lift for a couple months over the Winter. works like a champ...

There's a Trick. Don't leave the bike on the lift using the jack. There are locks to prevent the lift from lowering, Lower the lift to one of these locks and you'll never (hopefully) blow out your jack.
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I've got trhis one been using it for bout a year and feel it was a good investment. No more back ache
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