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    I spent this morning taking tools from my house garage to the polebarn. The house garage is heated so my Model A project spends it's winters there. My wife likes her TBird in the house garage so it is close and easy to use in the summer so the Model a goes back to the pole barn. Over the past couple of years I find that by the beginning of summer I have no flat bladed screw drivers in the pole barn and no phillips screw drivers in the garage. It might be time for more tools.

  • #2
    Can you have too many tools?
    You wana look waaay far up da road and plan yer route because the brakes are far more of a suggestion than a command!


    • #3
      Buy a good set!

      3~ Tudor's & 1~ Coupe
      Henry Ford said,
      "It's all nuts and bolts"
      "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

      Mitch's Auto Service ctr


      • #4
        Take it from someone that probably has less memory that you. Have at least three of everything. More of the important stuff. Life is too short to look for tools. They will show up anyway when the job is finished.


        • #5
          "WHY" do I look at Harbor Freight flyers????---I DON'T NEED NO TOOLS!
          Dad Addicted


          • #6
            Owning a Model A is only an excuse to buy more tools.

            I also apply that same philosophy to "Honey Do" jobs.
            Last edited by CarlG; 07-06-2017, 01:32 PM.
            Alaskan A's
            Antique Auto Mushers of Alaska
            Model A Ford Club of America
            Model A Restorers Club
            Antique Automobile Club of America
            Mullins Owners Club


            • Mitch
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              My honey do jobs have been suspended since starting this forum. Just the other day i put the shower door handle back on that fell off 2 months ago. it took all of 3 minutes

          • #7
            I tossed most of my Craftsman and Stanley screwdrivers into a box in storage after buying Klien screwdrivers. Pricey, but much better than any other brand I have used. No need of lesser quality tools taking up space in the tool box. Rod
            "Much of the social history of the Western world, over the past three decades, has been a history of replacing what worked with what sounded good." Thomas Sowell


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