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Blog entry by Tim Dorcas posted 1363 days ago 2153 reads 2 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just posted some pictures of my buddy’s Hand Tool Chest. If you like hand tools at all it’s worth checking out.

http://www.craftedbytim.com/?p=203

-- www.craftedbytim.com - A Woodworking & Renovation Blog & www.craftedbytim.com - I make. You buy.



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chrisstef

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#1 posted 1363 days ago

someone push my eyes back in my head

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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BarbS

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#2 posted 1363 days ago

Oh yeah… shivered me, too.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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Walnut_Weasel

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#3 posted 1363 days ago

drools

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com

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ChunkyC

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#4 posted 1363 days ago

Wish I had that type of scratch laying about. There’s got to be $10K in tools in that chest.

-- Chunk's Workshop pictures: http://spadfest.rcspads.com/thumbnails.php?album=135

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SCOTSMAN

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#5 posted 1363 days ago

Wow wonderful I will give him my house and three grown up son’s for it LOL Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Tim Dorcas

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#6 posted 1363 days ago

Chunk – think higher. Much, much higher.

-- www.craftedbytim.com - A Woodworking & Renovation Blog & www.craftedbytim.com - I make. You buy.

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Jamie Speirs

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#7 posted 1363 days ago

drooooooooooooool

LoL
Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Dennisgrosen

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#8 posted 1363 days ago

just toooooo much , but still an impressive toolbox and collection :-)

thank´s for sharing and bringing us in to dreamland
and remember to tell him not to worry about the green horison
its just 22000 L Js

Dennis

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canadianchips

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#9 posted 1363 days ago

Looks like tools are all new. Never been used !
Nice organization.

-- "My mission in life - make everyone smile !"

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Brit

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#10 posted 1363 days ago

Your friend has way too much spare cash. :-) That’s got to be about $50,000 worth of tools.

Beautiful job on the tool chest. What’s nice is that everything is accessible and easily identifiable, unlike the tools in a lot of tool chests I’ve seen.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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Splinterman

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#11 posted 1362 days ago

Now that is a quality filled tool box….nice job.

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Marc5

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#12 posted 1362 days ago

WOW!!! Looks like a LN add. Not only is the tool selection impressive, the chest was thought out and executed perfectly. This is on of the nicest tool chests I have seen.

-- Marc

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mafe

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#13 posted 1362 days ago

Wouuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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