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The reviews for this bike tool are very positive so the low price seemed to make the product a real bargain. I was happy with the tool at first, the allen keys were pretty strong and the tool felt comfortable to use.
The real problems arose when I tried to use the spanners. The first time was trying to remove a pedal. The spanner fit the nut well, but was unable to move it. Worse than not providing enough torque, the spanner just slips from the nut before any real pressure can be applied. Fine I thought, the pedal nuts are very tight, perhaps I am asking too much from my little multi tool.
Today I decided to return the tool. I have been carrying it around with me, safe in the knowledge that I can fix a puncture in an emergency and avoid being stranded, and today such an emergency happened.
Unfortunately the spanner will not undo my wheel nuts, much like the pedals, there is no torque at all, the spanner fits the nut well, but a little pressure and it simply slips right off. After some careful positioning, I managed to get a little purchase on the nut, at which point the tool itself bent. Yes the metal itself bent rather than move the nut.
A spanner which will bend rather than undo the nut is not really a spanner, so they can have it back.
Excellent little tool for the price, it's not workshop quality but will certainly get you out of an emergency. The good thing is its also nice and lightweight to carry in a backpack and takes up very little space - I fit it in my hydration pack with the tyre lever and puncture repair bits.