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Old 02-17-2012, 01:19 PM   #41
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Negative, we goes to kitchen and uses butta knives, pocket knife too pointy.
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:19 PM   #42
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Are you suggesting Americans are lazy ?
Maybe.... I am guilty of using the wrong tool for the job... But who isn't?
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LoL . Oz I have a top of the line harbor freight slotted screwdriver for you . $27.00 shipped .
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:20 PM   #44
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wut
I think he is saying that his tool box is full of Budweiser and craw fish.
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:20 PM   #45
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OZ, I have a selection of various sized slotted screwdrivers that are of very high Chinese quality

I'll sell the set to you for $75 + shipping
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:21 PM   #46
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Maybe.... I am guilty of using the wrong tool for the job... But who isn't?
Here's the thing

I'm installing door and bathroom hardware in a house I'm building , pretty sure the supplier knows I won't be using a butter knife .

Just give me a fucking screw that works

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Old 02-17-2012, 01:22 PM   #47
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:22 PM   #48
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OZ, I have a selection of various sized slotted screwdrivers that are of very high Chinese quality

I'll sell the set to you for $75 + shipping
I have lots already , got them from my Grandfather when he died , I think his dad gave them to him when he was a kid , that's around when Canada gave up in slotted screws and went to Robertson
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:23 PM   #49
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Here's the thing

I'm installing door and bathroom hardware in a house I'm building , pretty sure the supplier knows I won't be using a butter knife .

Just give me a fucking screw that works

Thanks
That would cost them more money... I believe that is the correct answer. $$$$ it has to be cheaper the cut a single notch in the screw vs an X
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:23 PM   #50
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I have lots already , got them from my Grandfather when he died , I think his dad gave them to him when he was a kid , that's around when Canada gave up in slotted screws and went to Robertson
Those are old

You need new ones


Mine arent used as I have butter knives to do the job
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:23 PM   #51
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:24 PM   #52
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That would cost them more money... I believe that is the correct answer. $$$$ it has to be cheaper the cut a single notch in the screw vs an X
Bullshit

and I don't want Phillips either , gimme Robertsons
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Bullshit

and I don't want Phillips either , gimme Robertsons
We like to call them thar robertson's square drives down yonder in the south.
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Old 02-17-2012, 01:47 PM   #54
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We like to call them thar robertson's square drives down yonder in the south.
I know

Typical

Keep the Canadians down

Don't acknowledge a Canadian invention

again
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We stick with slotted for the same reason we stick with inches and pounds. Because we're America and we can do whatever the fuck we want!



But seriously .. yeah I hate em.
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I know

Typical

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Don't acknowledge a Canadian invention

again
what do you mean...again?
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We stick with slotted for the same reason we stick with inches and pounds. Because we're America and we can do whatever the fuck we want!

I use foot and inches all day
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I use foot and inches all day
You're not allowed to. Those are American trademarks.
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What else would we use our pennies and butter knives for!!
Just ask my wife--get a knife and unscrew it--LOL
What is a screwdriver???
Heavy end of the butter knife is her hammer.
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what do you mean...again?
a·gain (-gn)
adv.
1. Once more; anew: Try again.
2. To a previous place, position, or state: left home but went back again.
3. Furthermore; moreover: Again, we need to collect more data.
4. On the other hand: She might go, and again she might not.
5. In return; in response: paid him again.
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again and again
Repeatedly; frequently.
[Middle English (influenced by Old Norse i gegn, again), from Old English ongeagn, against.]
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