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Forum topic by quartrsawn posted 08-28-2013 02:32 AM 962 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-28-2013 02:32 AM

Topic tags/keywords: chisel

I picked up these two at a yard sale the other day for $2.50 each. A 2 inch WHITHERBY and a 1 3/4 inch SWAN.

-- Nat - West Sayville,L.I., NY

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#1 posted 08-28-2013 02:34 AM

I was confused when I saw the title of this topic at the top of the pulse, but with no unread replies… Then I saw it wasn’t Bertha’s thread lol

Anywho, looks like a sweet deal to me. Little work to be done, but shouldn’t be too bad

-- Mos - Twin Cities, MN - -

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#2 posted 08-28-2013 02:40 AM

I was a bit confused too. Nice score, clean them up and post some after pics. Those are some good chisels.

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#3 posted 08-28-2013 02:47 AM

I changed the Thread

-- Nat - West Sayville,L.I., NY

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#4 posted 08-29-2013 01:46 PM

gloat worthy for sure. Nice finds.

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#5 posted 08-29-2013 02:03 PM

A butcher and a swan in the same place …. you’ve stumbled upon Shangri La.

Mmmhhm, thats right … you suck!

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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#6 posted 08-29-2013 02:10 PM

The “you suck” factor is high!!!

Nice pick ups.

-- "Good judgement is the result of experience. A lot of experience is the result of poor judgement."

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