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Posted April 30, 2013 - 08:24 PM



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 08:33 PM

Thanks GP....great video!



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 08:34 PM

That was a good show, GP. Thanks!



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 08:57 PM

Great video.  Guys like that are fading away fast in America.  I think its a shame.



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 09:17 PM

Thanks for the video.  Enjoyed it very much.  Not many of these guys around any more.



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 09:34 PM

Thanks for posting. Great to see the old machines being used by people who love to operate them. Skills and knowledge passed down from one generation to the next. Awsome video.



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 09:42 PM

That was great I wish I could have growed up there.That was how the USA built to what it is today it's a shame not many of them left that can do what they do 


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Posted April 30, 2013 - 10:03 PM

That was great I wish I could have growed up there.That was how the USA built to what it is today it's a shame not many of them left that can do what they do 

Truly a dying breed.



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 10:25 PM

Sadly makes me realize the things and people that have passed just in the time I've been here. The raditor, auto electical, machine shops and even the local service station are all gone for many of us. I even remember when nothing was open on Sunday, and when I brought a pound of coffee it was16 oz  :(

 

P.S. Thanks for the link GP



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 10:43 PM

Great video of old tradition kept alive. Thanks.



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Posted April 30, 2013 - 10:56 PM

Sadly makes me realize the things and people that have passed just in the time I've been here. The raditor, auto electical, machine shops and even the local service station are all gone for many of us. I even remember when nothing was open on Sunday, and when I brought a pound of coffee it was16 oz  :(

 

P.S. Thanks for the link GP

When I was 11 years old I watched my neighbor, who was in his 60's and owned a local machine shop, pour babbitt bearings in an old line shaft. From then on I was hooked on old iron. I wish I could have worked for him for a few years.



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Posted May 01, 2013 - 12:01 AM

Great video! You don't see that much anymore!



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Posted May 01, 2013 - 12:09 AM

Thanks, G.P. that was great, just what we need in the world today.



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Posted May 01, 2013 - 06:25 AM

Thanks, G.P. that was great, just what we need in the world today.

Ain't that the truth.



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Posted May 01, 2013 - 06:35 AM

  What a coincidence!! I grew up in that area. My Dad had a cable tool drill rig at the time and Tom's father did all his cable tool machine work. Brought back some memories. Thanks, GP!!

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