Bigtimbers

Observations from the intersection of Watts and Woods

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one of these kids is not like the others: mostly because it has had all its old bolts drilled out, been wire-brushed to mostly bare iron, reenameled, and reassambled with stainless bolts…
they may have been a steal at auction, but with the spot market in my elbow grease hitting historic highs not sure it was quite as much of a steal - the reproduction cast aluminum versions look like a better and better value every time i put on the dust mask…

one of these kids is not like the others: mostly because it has had all its old bolts drilled out, been wire-brushed to mostly┬ábare iron, reenameled, and reassambled with stainless bolts…

they may have been a steal at auction,┬ábut with the spot market in my elbow grease hitting historic highs not sure it was quite as much of a steal - the reproduction cast aluminum versions look like a better and better value every time i put on the dust mask…

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