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JADobson

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08-02-2017 03:15 PM

Topic tags/keywords: just for fun

I just got the flyer from Princess Auto (Canada’s version of Harbor Freight). They are selling tools painted in camouflage. No thanks. I have a hard enough time trying to find my tools at the best of times. I’d lose a day of work every week if my marking knife were camouflaged.

-- No craft is very far from the line beyond which is magic. -- Lord Dunsany — Instagram @grailwoodworks


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Bill White

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#1 posted 08-02-2017 03:18 PM

Hey thar Bubba. Hold ma beer while ah try ta find my tape measure thingy. :)
Bill

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Madmark2

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#2 posted 08-02-2017 04:03 PM

Years ago I gave my stepdad a sleeve of camo golf balls . . .

M

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GR8HUNTER

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#3 posted 08-02-2017 04:09 PM



Years ago I gave my stepdad a sleeve of camo golf balls . . .

M

- Madmark2


LMAO :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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Fred Hargis

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#4 posted 08-02-2017 04:16 PM

Yeah, I’m with you…they are hard enough to find already. Although if you have a neighbor/friend who likes to borrow stuff it may come in handy to be hidden in the shop. But who borrows HF tools?

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.

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Gilley23

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#5 posted 08-02-2017 04:20 PM

“Princess Auto”? Princess??? What a name for a tool store.

Camo tools = hell naw!

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JADobson

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#6 posted 08-02-2017 04:22 PM



“Princess Auto”? Princess??? What a name for a tool store.

- Gilley23

Originally started as an auto wrecker on Princess Street in Winnipeg, MB.

-- No craft is very far from the line beyond which is magic. -- Lord Dunsany — Instagram @grailwoodworks

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#7 posted 08-02-2017 05:43 PM



Yeah, I m with you…they are hard enough to find already. Although if you have a neighbor/friend who likes to borrow stuff it may come in handy to be hidden in the shop. But who borrows HF tools?

- Fred Hargis

There are the “good tools” that never leave the shop and then there are the “lending tools” from HF.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

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AlaskaGuy

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#8 posted 08-02-2017 05:53 PM

You guys are looking at this all wrong. When a burglar breaks into you shop he won’t be able to find anything to steal.

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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Woodknack

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#9 posted 08-02-2017 06:44 PM

Camo tools are for moms and kids who want to get Dad something.

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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#10 posted 08-03-2017 01:15 AM

sounds like a really bad idea. With my luck I’d be working on a ladder 2 stories up and drop the darn thing. Gone forever!

-- The optimist says "the glass is half full". The pessimist says "the glass is half empty". The engineer says "the glass is twice as big as it needs to be"

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woodbutcherbynight

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#11 posted 08-03-2017 02:04 AM

Bright pink and white camo, not a bad idea. Regular green camo, what were they thinking?????

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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