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Discussion in 'Firewood, Heating and Wood Burning Equipment' started by millbilly, Feb 18, 2014.

  1. pauljoseph

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    Got a friggin’ gold mine there! I wonder if that’s what they paid for it originally or if they’re really that nuts....
     
  2. Polish hammer

    Polish hammer ArboristSite Operative

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    LMAO! Cruising craigslist I see this for slab wood... I zoom in on picture and almost fell over hah bad timing!!!
     

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    I liked this one lol.


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  5. bfrazier

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    Oh wow!! You win you win.... you WIN!
     
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    That would make an awesome table or bar.
     
  7. chipper1

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    I saw an ad one time the guy wanted to trade a jar full of toenails for a snowblower :eek:.
     
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    I forgot to say, there was pictures of the jar/nails too :eek:.
     
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    Someone wanted to trade a few egg cartons for 2 eggs been a few years but it lodged in my mind for some reason
     
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    Thats funny.
    I've seen some good ones over the yrs, some are people trying to be funny others are posted by funny people, its what makes the world an interesting place lol.
     
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    $1.50 for the Patch; $8.99 to Mail It!

    (Must be some envelope!)

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    Philbert
     
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    Shipping insurance has gone up a lot lately lol.
     
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    Where are you seeing the above posted at.
     
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    The stuff was stolen on 10/6/15. The trail is starting to cool off.
     
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    wow ,, i could have made a million by now selling these,,and there was a guy interested Screenshot_20190501-090402_Facebook.jpg
     
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    Not really CraigsList . . .

    Stopped at a newer outlet store today that resells a lot of 'overstock' and returned stuff from Home Depot, etc. Someone told me that he got a good deal on a pole saw there. An outlet store is 'caveat emptor!', and there was some new looking stuff, some scratch-and-dent, some clearly used/returned stuff. I checked out the O*P*E stuff and saw chains, looking for 'a deal'.

    Most chains were priced more than that store where 'You Save BIG Money!'. But then I looked closer: lots of chains in the wrong boxes (e.g. 'A' pitch/gauge chain in a 'B' pitch/gauge box). Worse, about a dozen loops were heavily used, but in re-taped packages, and priced like new. I guess that low life types buy new chains and return the old ones in the new package? Then places like HD sell them off to liquidators like this?

    Checking out, a guy walked up behind me with an inexpensive, corded, electric chainsaw. Chain was on backwards. Asked him, "Ever use a chainsaw before?". He said, "No." I suggested that he download the operator's manual on-line, then offered to turn the chain around - adjusting lug was bent at 45°.

    Caveat emptor!

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    Was that up by university ave & 10, Phil
     
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    Woodbury. Off of 94. here might be some OK stuff if you know what you are looking for.

    Philbert
     
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