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Might deserve a closer look

by muleskinner
posted 10-22-2018 05:33 PM


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Fresch

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#1 posted 10-22-2018 10:14 PM

Blurry, you don’t get the sawblade, might not be Alder, pretty sure it’s not the “expensive Blackwalnut”.

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#2 posted 10-23-2018 02:13 PM

Just looking at the one picture, it doesn’t look like something I would want at any price.

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#3 posted 10-23-2018 03:13 PM

I’d ask if they were firm on the price. Maybe offer $8 instead

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#4 posted 10-23-2018 03:40 PM

Will they pay you $10 to take it away?

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#5 posted 10-23-2018 05:51 PM

firewood!

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#6 posted 10-23-2018 05:53 PM

$10 is acceptable, but only if you get the saw blade.

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#7 posted 10-23-2018 06:01 PM

yep that’s alder, leave it behind…

-- if it is to be it is up to me

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#8 posted 10-23-2018 08:35 PM



yep that s alder, leave it behind…

- Snipes

But it might be spalted alder.

I’m reluctantly posting the link even though I’m sure there’ll be a flood of shop hounds bidding it up.

https://olympic.craigslist.org/tls/d/solid-wood-stand-workbench/6725830922.html

-- Visualize whirled peas

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#9 posted 10-23-2018 09:14 PM


yep that s alder, leave it behind…

- Snipes

But it might be spalted alder.

I m reluctantly posting the link even though I m sure there ll be a flood of shop hounds bidding it up.

https://olympic.craigslist.org/tls/d/solid-wood-stand-workbench/6725830922.html

- muleskinner


amazes me that someone would even list this!

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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muleskinner

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#10 posted 10-23-2018 09:28 PM

amazes me that someone would even list this!

- pottz

CraigsList is a never ending source of amusement.

I also am amazed by the guys that will list something like “One Craftsman 5/16 drill bit”. Because, heck, who doesn’t want to go through the whole Craigslist email, phone call, and travel scenario when you need a 5/16 drill bit?

-- Visualize whirled peas

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#11 posted 10-23-2018 09:32 PM



firewood!

- pottz

Agree +1

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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Richard

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#12 posted 10-23-2018 09:35 PM


yep that s alder, leave it behind…

- Snipes

But it might be spalted alder.

I m reluctantly posting the link even though I m sure there ll be a flood of shop hounds bidding it up.

https://olympic.craigslist.org/tls/d/solid-wood-stand-workbench/6725830922.html

- muleskinner

amazes me that someone would even list this!

- pottz

That’s For Sure! +2

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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Richard

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#13 posted 10-23-2018 09:40 PM



$10 is acceptable, but only if you get the saw blade.

- lumbering_on

He says in the Listing that the Saw Blade is NOT included! Even that is barely worth $10.00!

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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lumbering_on

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#14 posted 10-23-2018 09:41 PM


CraigsList is a never ending source of amusement.

I also am amazed by the guys that will list something like “One Craftsman 5/16 drill bit”. Because, heck, who doesn t want to go through the whole Craigslist email, phone call, and travel scenario when you need a 5/16 drill bit?

- muleskinner

You mean I’m not the only one that would do that?

The worst thing is when you look over the tools only to realize that they lied, or there is so much damage that you wasted you time.

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Richard

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#15 posted 10-23-2018 09:43 PM

Total piece of JUNK! Anyone who buys this has got Alder for Brains!

-- Richard (Ontario, CANADA)

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