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Blog entry by Brett posted 10-04-2011 10:21 PM 5651 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Papaw is my Grandpa, but he is no longer on this earth. However he has left behind a part of himself in our hearts and some artifacts that I will still be able to use and enjoy!

Thank you Papaw for the memories!

Come join me on a treasure hunt into the deep recesses of Papaw’s toolbox! There are some unexpected discoveries that will thrill the mind and soul.

I hope that you enjoy.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com



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Bearpie

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#1 posted 10-05-2011 02:03 AM

Thanks for the tour back in time!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 10-05-2011 04:54 AM

I still have and use some of my grandfather’s tools that he taught me to use when I was very young. I think about him every time I use them.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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RobS

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#3 posted 10-05-2011 05:36 AM

I had a similar experience with a toolbox from my wife’s grandfather. Thanks for sharing.

-- Rob (A) Waxahachie,TX

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NormG

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#4 posted 10-10-2011 01:33 AM

Wonderful treasure to find. I see he knew the correct way to store a hand saw with the cover on and the teeth up.

-- Norman

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David

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#5 posted 10-10-2011 02:02 AM

You will always treasure them, nothing you buy can replace what you have there. If I ever get my shop set up I will display my old tools.

-- David, Center,Texas

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#6 posted 10-10-2011 02:11 AM

Round sharpening stone goes with the hatchet…. : ^)

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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