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JLMCDANIEL
For those interested in DIY and tools

You might want to checkout Do-it-101.com. They have republished "Carpentry for Boys" (cir 1914) on line. It's fun and interesting.
http://doit101.com/boycarpentry/contents.htm#chapters

Jack

kentvw
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools

Jack,

Do you still have your originals from 1914? I mean, when you got your start and all. :D

JLMCDANIEL
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
kentvw wrote:

Jack,

Do you still have your originals from 1914? I mean, when you got your start and all. :D

When I got my start we used flint and stones.:cool: A power tool was when you got your wife to do the work.
Jack

kentvw
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools

Jacks first tool kit........:eek::p:D

Tony
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
kentvw wrote:

Jacks first tool kit........:eek::p:D

It looks like Jack had the ADVANCED SET!!

Calcats:p

JLMCDANIEL
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
kentvw wrote:

Jacks first tool kit........:eek::p:D

That was my third set. Dad didn't let me start with the good tools until I developed some skills. Here's my first set and my second set

Jack

NEC
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
JLMCDANIEL wrote:

That was my third set. Dad didn't let me start with the good tools until I developed some skills. Here's my first set and my second set

Jack

Jack,

Word has it that you are a wooden boat builder. And, you helped Noah. That must have been one ‘ell of a big boat! How long did it take?

(Just kidding,,, I'll be 50 in a few days..... Is there life after 50? 50 is freaking me out.)

JLMCDANIEL
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
NEC wrote:

Jack,

Word has it that you are a wooden boat builder. And, you helped Noah. That must have been one ‘ell of a big boat! How long did it take?

(Just kidding,,, I'll be 50 in a few days..... Is there life after 50? 50 is freaking me out.)

Who do you think did the mucking?

50 That makes you a half century old:eek: doesn't that make you feel better?
Jack

NEC
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools
JLMCDANIEL wrote:

Who do you think did the mucking?

50 That makes you a half century old:eek: doesn't that make you feel better?
Jack

Jus woried about cognnitive stuf an speling . Whew! Alreadi makn skrew ups.

JLMCDANIEL
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools

Just can't let it go can you?:rolleyes:
Jack

jboller56
Re: For those interested in DIY and tools

Jack you have a great sense of humor! By now you must be one heck of a carpenter.

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