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Forum topic by tbreland posted 04-30-2010 12:50 AM 785 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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tbreland

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04-30-2010 12:50 AM

Topic tags/keywords: estate sale disston bargains hand tools resource

If anyone is in the Birmingham area over the weekend, these guys are selling a ton of antique tools. More handsaws than I have ever seen in my life, as well as loose handles. Also a veritable trove of the power tools of yesteryear. I just thought I’d pass the link on, for people who have more money than I. On a non-tool note, they also have more old records than I have ever seen in one place. It would take days to go through them all.
Lots of nice old tools, though.

http://classifieds.al.com/?property=al_bhamnews_merch&orig_prop=al_bhamnews_merch&temp_type=detail&category=detail&tp=ME_bama&classification=Garage-Yard%20and%20Estate%20Sales&keywords=tool&ad_id=381021651

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woodprof

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#1 posted 04-30-2010 06:26 PM

My God, I thought my late parents were accumulators. It looks like these folks never got rid of anything.

It is kind of sad, though, to see someone’s entire life piled up for sale at a discount. Imagine the stories all that stuff holds!

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#2 posted 04-30-2010 07:01 PM

i wish it were up here

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