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Have one similar to Bartmans............it has one hell of a grip....
 

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Had one like the first (it was not a Craftsman), it was pure junk. Still have one like the second. A little tricky to use, but works if you have enough room. I like big slip-joint pliers, and it in a hurry - screwdriver and hammer.
 

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I have used ones like the second one you list. I glued sandpaper to the inside for a better grip. That helped a lot.
 

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I have a Snap on type that i use most of the time need to make sure that you get the right on for the type of filter
they sell 2 or 3 sizes for small to heavy size filters
the small size fits small filters such as m/c ,lawn mowers,and some small vehicles
med size fits mid range size vehicles
and the large size fits the heavy big boys equipment with gas and diesel engines
i use the flat filterwrench that hdl sell.
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The steel band type (the second) works OK if you have enough room....however, the filter on the Wing is of small diameter...the band wrench I use for my autos does not work on the Wing.

Have no idea about the fist, but I would warn you to be sure that it can adjust small enough o work on the filter for the Wing.

I went to WalMart, for $3 I got a cap type "wrench" the utilizes a socket ratchet wrench...works great including that tough "virgin" oil change.
 

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This one is a good one - from HDL at about $11



And then I modified it, welded a 17mm socket on one end
so it would fit the drain plug and both rear end drain and fill
and also tacked on a flat screwdriver blade to take the dzus
fasteners loose on the Tulsa belly pan.



tried one of those fiber caps that fit a ratched, but filter sticks in it.
 

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IR Harry said:
This one is a good one - from HDL at about $11



And then I modified it, welded a 17mm socket on one end
so it would fit the drain plug and both rear end drain and fill
and also tacked on a flat screwdriver blade to take the dzus
fasteners loose on the Tulsa belly pan.



tried one of those fiber caps that fit a ratched, but filter sticks in it.
Ah, Come on Harry, that's just downright disgusting.
Nobody should be allowed to be that efficient! :lol: :lol:
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I have 5-6 filter wrenches, but the absolute best one is one I picked up years ago....it is handle with a what looks like a piece of bicycle chain on it. Works great every time... Sorry don't remember where I bought it.

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I use a piece of sand paper and my hand
 
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