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Forum topic by tbone posted 1599 days ago 692 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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tbone

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1599 days ago

This PowrKraft All Saw belonged to my father-in-law. He used to make plywood furniture—sort of a Danish Modern style—TV cabinets, end tables. Around the 50’s through the 80’s. I cleaned it up, put it in my office on the shelf. I think it’s kinda cool.
http://i991.photobucket.com/albums/af32/tboneC/1271350337.jpg
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This is an 8’ folding/extension ruler that I still use any time I get the pleasure of hanging a door in an existing frame. It’s VERY useful for the inside measurements where the 6-footers just don’t cut it.
http://i991.photobucket.com/albums/af32/tboneC/1271350150.jpg
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#1 posted 1599 days ago

I know you say this is not a music post but I own the CD “Old and in the Way” featuring Jerry Garcia and David Grissman. As an FYI, one of my sons gave this to me as a gift. I love to put a good CD in my audio system in my shop and this album is one of my favorites.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#2 posted 1599 days ago

Those are great. Cant beat those old tools.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#3 posted 1599 days ago

I have one of those rulers too and I love it. My Dad sent it from Sweden where it is widely used. I personally don’t like the measuring tapes because they always bend too much.

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