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Forum topic by Loren posted 09-08-2017 03:49 AM 1719 views 0 times favorited 24 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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#1 posted 09-08-2017 03:51 AM



... when you can buy one for such a bargain?

https://www.wayfair.com/Shain-84-H-x-60-W-x-22-D-Complete-Storage-System-SHS1119.html?piid=2660722

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#2 posted 09-08-2017 03:56 AM

yeah.

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#3 posted 09-08-2017 03:56 AM

Wow. Somebody will buy it though.

I think Wayfair has free shipping….....

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#4 posted 09-08-2017 03:56 AM

& it’s 51% off good call Loren

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#5 posted 09-08-2017 03:57 AM

It must come with a shop full of tools.

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#6 posted 09-08-2017 04:08 AM

Ho. Ly. Cow.

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#7 posted 09-08-2017 04:18 AM

Hard to think of anyone who owns all those tools buying a chest for THAT price….... unless they just like to buy things and don’t actually use them….

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#8 posted 09-08-2017 04:21 AM

wow…being that it’s such a good price, how about you get it and review it for us?!! lol

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#9 posted 09-08-2017 07:09 AM

The $11,000 price tag actually does include the tools. But I’m not sure why anyone wants 4 crank drills.

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#10 posted 09-08-2017 07:28 AM

$2,199.99 if you select to not have the tools included…

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#11 posted 09-08-2017 11:47 AM


The $11,000 price tag actually does include the tools. But I m not sure why anyone wants 4 crank drills.

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How about ‘12 12” stainless steel rules’ :)

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#12 posted 09-08-2017 12:20 PM

I like the recommendation to buy the “Furniture Wall Bumpers” to go along with the tool chest, bumping the price up that much more…..
While significantly smaller, I’ll stick with my own modest tool chest, made from my favorite kind of lumber…..FREE. And I got to select which tools I wanted to put inside. (Not always an easy job as most of you know) I think most of us here would rather make our own tool chest and customize it to our needs.
Hey, What’s wrong with having four “crank drills”....? (Braces….?) If you think FOUR are excessive, you don’t WANT to see what’s hanging on a rafter in MY garage…..... Most were inherited or given to me as gifts….. They do get used depending on the project.

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#13 posted 09-08-2017 01:11 PM

This tool chest is for four people to share since there is four of everything in it.

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#14 posted 09-08-2017 02:25 PM

If you get the add-on item – Dorel Juvenile Furniture Wall Strap – it’s only $2206.99 vs the $11k. lol

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#15 posted 09-08-2017 02:58 PM

Did you notice the “Customers Ultimately Bought” window at the right side bar?
The storage cabinets on that list price from $88 to $320. That’s a big step up from there to $2199

-- "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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