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used a sawzall for the 1st time today...

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by jekbrown, Dec 30, 2001.

  1. jekbrown

    jekbrown I am CK5 Premium Member GMOTM Winner Author

    May 19, 2001
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    Vancouver, WA, USA
    GOOD GRIEF!!!! 8D How did I ever live without this thing? I got a Craftsman 6.5A recipro saw the day after x-mas ($60, still on sale I think) and some Milwakee "Torch" metal cutting blades at home depot.

    Today I had to cut off the last 18" of my exhaust pipe (3" dia and purdy thick) as part of my shack flip install...so I whipped out the sawzall and made my first cut. Yikers, like a hot knife through butter!!! Weeeeeee!!!! My sheetmetal will NEVER be safe again. ;)

    Seriously, if I didnt have this thing, it woulda taken me like 2 days to hacksaw it off. Forget that! The sawzall is my new best friend. =)


    See the on-going build up of my '85 Jimmy! <a target="_blank" href=http://community.webshots.com/user/jekbrown>http://community.webshots.com/user/jekbrown</a>
  2. xnoahx

    xnoahx 1/2 ton status

    Oct 12, 2000
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    Ventura, CA 93004
    those things are invaluable, ive been using one since i was 8

    My 73 K5 <a target="_blank" href=http://www.geocities.com/xk5blazerx/73k5.htm>http://www.geocities.com/xk5blazerx/73k5.htm</a> 350/TH350/NP203, Q-jet, Edelbrock intake, Vortec heads, 4" lift, and 36" TSL's

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