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Blog entry by GarageWoodworks posted 07-08-2012 11:51 PM 1864 reads 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Ever lose your tools in the shop? I think I know what happens.

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#1 posted 07-09-2012 12:10 AM

Thanks for the great video. That explains a lot.

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#2 posted 07-09-2012 12:39 AM

I always had a feeling but never knew for sure. They are definitely in on it!

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#3 posted 07-09-2012 01:05 AM

So I’m not loosing my mind? That’s a relief. Now I can justify that CCTV system I’ve been wanting to buy. I’m gonna catch em’ in the act.

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#4 posted 07-09-2012 02:25 AM

That’s kinda creepy…... a smiling saw blade. 8-)

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#5 posted 07-09-2012 11:13 AM


But my own theory is that certain items can temporarily move into the 4th dimension.

Particularly things like socks in your drawer, or laundry in the airing cupboard, which – when men look – cannot be seen!

However, women can see them, and by touching them, bring them back from the otherworld.

This is why the pants/shorts that you can’t find are sitting on the top of the pile when your wife points them out!

Its also why I ask my wife to come into the workshop to find the pencil/screwdriver/spanner that I had a minute ago but now can’t find!

-- Don, Somerset UK,

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#6 posted 07-09-2012 11:59 AM

@Don – Yes! Those are my experiences too! :)

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#7 posted 07-09-2012 05:29 PM

Very funny, Now I know what happens to all the stuff that disappears from the shop. I alwas thought that they got legs and went for a walk.

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#8 posted 07-09-2012 05:44 PM

I knew my table saw had a bratty side—he’s been the instigator the whole time.

The hand tool guys will point out that the hand saws and planes were innocent bystanders, power tool guys will use this as justification to upgrade to better behaved tools and the poor pencil will never be seen again.

Thanks for the humor break.

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#9 posted 07-09-2012 05:55 PM

@JayT The Ringleader is always the table saw. I had my suspicions the entire time and know I’ve caught him on film.

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#10 posted 07-10-2012 12:12 AM

That explains everything. Now I know I’m not crazy. LOL

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#11 posted 08-08-2012 12:25 PM

ROTF LMAO my goodness that was fun! I love it…... Well done.

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#12 posted 09-19-2012 05:32 PM

Ha ha, I’m always missing something too! I always can’t find my safety glasses!

Good video,

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