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Took me about 2 hours to assemble mine as well, so I've found the 30-45 minute claims to be a little lofty.  I suppose for the more mechanically adept or experienced it could go faster.

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I just assembled my third one this weekend. Probably took around 35-45 minutes.  One tip I can give is to pay very close attention to installing the legs and the bottom tray. Each leg only goes in one spot, they are not the same. Two of the times I assembled Akorns I ended up having the legs in the wrong spot and had to remove them and reinstall. I immediately recognized the problem when going to install the axle or the bottom tray. Only took a minute to adjust, but it was aggravating. All you should need is a 7/16 nut driver or ratchet.

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A little OT, but if I had to do it all over again, I would only assemble one, and that would be the one that is marketed by Home Depot--the one on the cart. More stable, better dome latch, better value for the money.

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