Overheard Conversation between Two Kids
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  Re: Re: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by elinourrumming (Well now you're goin...)
elinourrumming said:

Well now you're going to have to watch your mouth



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  Re: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Bibliophile 13 (Background: my broth...)
I loved reading this when it first posted.
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  Re: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Bibliophile 13 (Background: my broth...)
(07-23-2015, 08:58 AM)Bibliophile 13 Wrote: Background: my brother and I were assembling/rebuilding a big swing set for a mutual friend.  We had various construction tools lying around.  

The conversation is between my daughter and our friend's son, both about 7/8 years old.


Him: [pointing to circular saw] I like THAT saw!

Her: I have my own hand saw.

Him: But that's a lot slower.

Her: No, not if you do it right!



I think my daughter has been listening to me more than I think.  I've created a hand-tool snob!
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  Re: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Bibliophile 13 (Background: my broth...)
Awwwww, thanks for the bump! I had completely forgotten about that conversation!
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  Re: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Bibliophile 13 (Background: my broth...)
(07-23-2015, 08:58 AM)Bibliophile 13 Wrote: Background: my brother and I were assembling/rebuilding a big swing set for a mutual friend.  We had various construction tools lying around.  

The conversation is between my daughter and our friend's son, both about 7/8 years old.


Him: [pointing to circular saw] I like THAT saw!

Her: I have my own hand saw.

Him: But that's a lot slower.

Her: No, not if you do it right!



I think my daughter has been listening to me more than I think.  I've created a hand-tool snob!

Oh Oh her future husband will never have any power tools. Slap

Again for her future husband Slap  
You are going to have to gently change some of her thinking. Laugh Winkgrin Winkgrin
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  Re: RE: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Arlin Eastman ([quote='Bibliophile ...)
(12-02-2017, 01:17 PM)Arlin Eastman Wrote: Oh Oh her future husband will never have any power tools. Slap

Again for her future husband Slap  
You are going to have to gently change some of her thinking. Laugh Winkgrin Winkgrin

Arlin,

Just remember that woodturners are hand tool users. Big Grin

Ivan
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  Re: RE: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by iclark ([quote='Arlin Eastma...)
(12-04-2017, 03:16 AM)iclark Wrote: Arlin,

Just remember that woodturners are hand tool users. Big Grin

Ivan

I know but do not want a Pole Lathe. Laugh Winkgrin
It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

Hi, I'm Arlin's proud wife! His brain trma & meds-give memory probs and has pain from injuries, but all is well materially & financially.
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  Re: RE: Overheard Conversation between Two Kids by Arlin Eastman ([quote='iclark' pid=...)
(12-06-2017, 01:32 PM)Arlin Eastman Wrote: I know but do not want a Pole Lathe. Laugh Winkgrin

 Arlin, just push your gouge against a static mandrel.  Big Grin  Given my issues with power and space, some day mine may be unboxed.
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