DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (http://www.diychatroom.com/)
-   Off Topic (http://www.diychatroom.com/f39/)
-   -   which tool first? (http://www.diychatroom.com/f39/tool-first-165614/)

funfool 12-04-2012 09:57 PM

which tool first?
 
Just curious, this question was asked of me one time, I really did not have an answer.
A fellow remodel carpenter and me were enjoying some bbq and adult beverages.

He asked me, Lets pretend things were different, A bad divorce, or aliens picked you up and moved you to another state ... you did not have a single tool. Not even a screwdriver.
But you had imaginary money to buy one tool.

What would be the first tool you would buy?

Mort 12-04-2012 10:00 PM

An alien-killing device.

Probably a set of channel locks. You can do practically anything with those.

ddawg16 12-04-2012 10:21 PM

shop vac

jbfan 12-04-2012 10:44 PM

A leatherman!

bassJAM 12-12-2012 05:09 PM

I've always got a pocket knife with me, which I consider a tool, so that'd be my #1 choice. After that would be needle-nosed vice-grips.

rossfingal 12-12-2012 05:35 PM

Sledge hammer.

Bondo 12-12-2012 06:52 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by rossfingal (Post 1071957)
Sledge hammer.

Ayuh,... :laughing: Framin' hammer was My 1st thought,... :thumbup:

Bein' a Carpenter asked the question,...

Personally, bein' a Mechanic, I'd probably go with a full sized set of curved jaw Vise-Grips....:wink:

bobelectric 12-13-2012 09:03 AM

A pen... to sign my unemployment checks with.


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:07 AM.