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Forum topic by Gene Howe posted 10-15-2012 02:37 AM 1243 views 1 time favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-15-2012 02:37 AM

Each to be hung near where the tools are used most often. Better than tin cans and plastic bins.
Note that each has at least one pencil! :-)

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton


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#1 posted 10-15-2012 02:44 AM

How about just wearing the overalls :)) Cool Idea Gene

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#2 posted 10-15-2012 02:51 AM

Jim,
Two might be doable, but three pair would be a bit bulky. :-)
The rest of each pair were all most in tatters.
Cabelas sells some tough overalls. Those were somewhere around 7-8 years old.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#3 posted 10-15-2012 02:53 AM

Ha Ha that’s funny Gene

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#4 posted 10-15-2012 02:55 AM

My overalls are being stretched out at the moment. Can’t seem to find a pair that fir right. Those tools would stab me if I bend over.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

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#5 posted 10-15-2012 03:15 AM

GENIO-GENE:
QUEDARON GENIALES Y HIPPIES A LA VEZ ;-))))

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#6 posted 10-15-2012 03:59 AM

thanks gene

now i have to learn to sew
pockets on my underwear

waste not
want not

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#7 posted 10-15-2012 01:46 PM

Gracias, Kova.

David, Tee shirts without pockets are just shop rags. But tighty whiteys got too many seams.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#8 posted 10-23-2012 04:23 AM

gene you must get this on Sharks—-you could be a millionaire!

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#9 posted 10-23-2012 11:34 AM

This is a great idea! I hate to just throw away my used up bibs.

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#10 posted 10-23-2012 11:45 AM

Personally, whenever I put a tool in my pocket, it ends up in the washing machine. Good thing numbers and lines on Starrett 6” straight edges are waterproof!

-- Paul, Tennessee, http://www.tsunamiguitars.com

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