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Posted by MI-Roger [Email] (#882) [Profile/Gallery] (more from MI-Roger) on Fri, 26 Oct 2018 15:34:17 Share Post by Email
In Reply to: Re: At my age....., cheaptech [Profile/Gallery] , Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:44:14
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Two sons, one (38yo Lawyer) has no interest in car or home maintenance and the other (36yo Doctor) feigns just enough interest to get me to do the work items for him. I was looking at cordless tool kits on-line the other night; drill driver, small impact driver, saber saw, reciprocating saw, small circular saw, batteries, charger and carry bag.

My wife saw and asked what I was doing. I replied I was investigating possible Xmas gift ideas for the boys. She said "Why, they will never use those things."

Sad but true............

But I shouldn't complain too much. The photo below shows a project my wife, I and the youngest son did in his home back in early January of 2016. I did the center and right hand doors. Our son apparently was frustrated that the wife and I stopped work at ~5pm and drove home, so he cased the left hand door by himself, using my tools, after we left. Obviously he has the talent. He just has other primary interests than mine.



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_______________________________________ Saabs owned: 2008 9-5 Aero Sedan, sold at 227K miles 2006 9-3SC 2.0T - Wife's daily driver 2000 Viggen Convertible - Summer Fun Car 1964 Quantum IV Formula Car - Retirement project 2000 9-5lpt Sedan, sold at 318K miles


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