[rollei_list] Re: Rolleiflex TLR tools

  • From: Jerry Lehrer <jerryleh@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: rollei_list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2005 01:17:12 -0800


Envious?  Bullshit!  I have far too much impedimenta as is. and want no

Grumpy?  Some people call a spade, a spade. I call it a f&^%ing shovel !

I am too old for false diplomatics. I calls 'em as I sees 'em!


Don Williams wrote:

> At 12:06 PM 11/24/2005 -0800, Jerry wrote:
>> Roger,
>> The tools are useless, and could be a liability, unless one knows
>> how to use them.  PROPERLY.
>> Jerry
> Jerry,
> Are you are envious or just grumpy today?
> I, and I think most folks, enjoy looking at, holding, and even using,
> old tools.  To me they are often beautifully made, lovingly cared for,
> worn from good work, and generally have a more elegant appearance than
> what we buy at the stores these days.
> I have a machine tool and wood tool collection from my dad and am very
> proud of it.
> I also have a full set of tools to work on Rolex watches.  I don't use
> them very often but I admire their design.
> Don Williams
> La Jolla, CA

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