I recently purchased this cooler from WALMART online and just took it back after one weekend with it. The cooler looks pretty well made and nice at a glance. However the short comings show up pretty fast when using it. When mine arrived I took it out, cleaned it, and began pre-chilling it for a three day camping event. After pre-chilling with one bag of ice for a night, I bought 50 lbs of ice to keep it cold for the weekend and keep all of our drinks cold for a large group of us. While loading the ice I pushed the lid open and ALL of the screws that hold the hinges on pulled out of the cooler and the straps that keep the lid from over extending also stripped out. 30 secs into use and it failed. I decided to screw all of them back in and see if it could make it through the weekend. Four hours into the camping trip the exact same thing happened again when someone opened it to get a drink. The other two things about it that I didn't like, is the double latch system to hold the lid down. When opening or closing the lid you have to unlatch both sides every time you open it up and close it. You also have to hold each latch out in order to close it. The latches will fold down when the lid is open, and this block the lid when closing, if you don't pull them out. This got annoying very quickly. The drain spout is also held on with a metal cable that prevents it from getting lost. This wire is tight enough around the spout that you have to hold it with one hand and turn the spout with the other in order to turn the spout (Making it a two handed operation). Over all the insulation in cooler was very good. The ice lasted all three days in over 90 degree heat with lots of use opening it over the three days. The handles are nice, and the white / orange cooler is good. Everything else that "makes it tough" is a joke. I ended up returning it to WALMART as soon as I got back and ended up buying another cooler.
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