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Old 08-08-2015, 09:41 AM  
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I bought my first set of tools (PROTO ) in 1954 when I started as an apprentice mechanic for Eastern Air Lines. I used these tools until I retired in 1989 and never had to replace any, including the 3/8 and 1/4 inch drive ratchets,which I am still using.


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I like this tool


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I have to add California Air Tools to my list of favorite brands. My air compressor died a few months ago, so decided to purchase a new one online Bought the CAT 6310 and absolutely love it. Probably the quietest air compressor available. Well done California Air Tools, you have been added to my favorite tools list.
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At 69 yrs old I've gone through my share of tools. I have a lot of air tools by Porter Cable (nailers of different sizes). Also a Porter Cable circular saw. I have the Milwaukee Sawzall, 90 degree angle drill, and grinder. DeWalt drill battery operated. A Skill table saw. Makita compressor and small sander. Ridgid band saw. Craftsman tools and a set of Snap On . Ridgid pipe wrenches. DeWalt corded drills, mitre saw,and jig saw. Skill belt Sander. Craftsman sander. Old Craftsman corded drill (over 40 yrs old).
I also prefer US made. I did get a cordless ryobi cordless drill driver which is not that bad.
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I don't know what the exact name of this tool is, but it's similar to a laser and it removes rust from metal.

A friend from Israel shared the link with me and I thought it looked cool.
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It is a laser.
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AW, hell, I can't afford it!!!!
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Ok, so where does the paint/rust go? no dust? no fumes?
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Ok, so where does the paint/rust go? no dust? no fumes?
don't be foolish.
http://www.photonics.com/Company.aspx?CompanyID=18188
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How much is the laser cleaner thingy anyway?


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