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Blog entry by Tom posted 1705 days ago 702 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Had an old friend call me last week about a table saw. He said he has a table saw that he inherited two years ago and that he didn’t want it and that I could have it. I visited him a few days later and in the garage is an old Delta Unisaw in very good condition. I checked the serial number and it was built in 1946. I’m tickled with my Delta Unisaw and now can retire my Craftsman 10 inch.

Tom

-- Tom - Poca, West Virginia



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blockhead

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#1 posted 1705 days ago

What a friend! That is an awesome find. Some pics would be great when you can.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#2 posted 1705 days ago

Very cool! I look forward to seeing the pix!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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KevinVan

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#3 posted 1705 days ago

Great friend….Now who gets the Craftsman? Pay it forward….

-- ALS IK KAN “to the best of my ability,”

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patron

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#4 posted 1705 days ago

thats is great ,
that means you are a good buddy too !

now you got more to be thankful for .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Tom

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#5 posted 1705 days ago

I’ll try to get pix soon
Thanks
Tom

-- Tom - Poca, West Virginia

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huff

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#6 posted 1705 days ago

Now that’s a great friend! Now you’ll need to find a friend to pass your craftsman to. Look forward to seeing the pictures.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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Neodogg

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#7 posted 1705 days ago

pictures or it didn’t happen!

-- If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem!

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 1705 days ago

cool

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#9 posted 1700 days ago

I know it’s been said but WHAT A FRIEND. Keep him close good friends are a rare treasure!

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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