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Dusty56

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736 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: resource tip drill-driver clamp drill press

I spent some time on Craigslist and ended up with some new toys at very reasonable prices.


Delta benchtop drill press with owners manual…chuck removed by me to find correct chuck key…the only thing missing from it.
PorterCable 18v saw and drill with charger and 2 batteries ,with carrying bag.
Freud 8” Super Dado , complete set in great shape.
Freud Brass router bushing guide set…complete.
2 Bessey 90 degree angle clamps
2 heavy duty bench dogs…not familiar with the brand , but will certainly work for my needs : )
Heavy Duty Rubbermaid tote with hinged lid…had been looking for something like this to keep all of my straps and ratchets and ropes and tarps in for my trailering needs.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!


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DIYaholic

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#1 posted 736 days ago

Nice score!!!
Gotta love CraigsList…...

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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sandhill

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#2 posted 736 days ago

Fantastic I bought the same Dado set about 6 years ago the price tage is still on the case $199.99

-- Bob Egbert AKA Sandhill http://www.sandhillwoodworks.com/

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hhhopks

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#3 posted 736 days ago

Dusty56 Scores!
Well done.

When will it be my turn? :)

-- I'll be a woodworker when I grow up. HHHOPKS

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degoose

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#4 posted 736 days ago

He shoots, he scores…. touchdown…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Craftsman on the lake

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#5 posted 736 days ago

It always feels good!

-- The smell of wood, coffee in the cup, the wife let's me do my thing, the lake is peaceful.

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Dusty56

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#6 posted 736 days ago

Sandhill , thanks for the price info ..I was just about to look it up : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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jaykaypur

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#7 posted 736 days ago

You certainly ot some great deals or what ya paid. Way to go!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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ellen35

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#8 posted 736 days ago

You are the king of Craig’s List, Len!
I’m sure you spent next to nothing for all this… you are worse than my mother who could squeeze a bargain ;-)
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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matt garcia

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#9 posted 736 days ago

SWEET!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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Roger

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#10 posted 736 days ago

Big time-cha ching !!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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moonls

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#11 posted 736 days ago

You get the prize today for shopper of the day! Enjoy your new tools Len.

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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PurpLev

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#12 posted 736 days ago

nice score, that drill press is going to make life much easier

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 736 days ago

Len, That stuff looks new! The stuff on CL here is always either rusted beyond recognition or covered in chicken manure. Maybe I live in the wrong zip code. LOL

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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BentheViking

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#14 posted 735 days ago

I don’t even need most of that stuff and I’d still spend $150 on it all…good score

-- It's made of wood. Real sturdy.--Chubbs Peterson

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AKSteve

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#15 posted 734 days ago

Awesome! I love scouring Craigs list, Congrats on the Big Score!

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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