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Re: It's worth a chuckle

david weaver
that LN describes other people copying their tools. Most of the tools they have (and they are really excellent) are pretty much copies of someone else's design.

I sort of wish they would've just made a heavier stamped version of the stanley cap iron (a sentiment that I see Derek is now expressing - and derek could accuse me of copying him by saying that i've said that before, but it wouldn't take long to find my saying the same thing), but that's not what they've made.

Warren made a humorous post (though I'm guessing he didn't intend it as such) either here or on another forum when it was asserted how great the LN cap iron is and how much "improved" it is (paraphrased: "how do you improve something that you don't know much about?").

At any rate, I've failed to find any function problem in any of the makes. I did have to do heavy work to the shepherd cap, but I doubt you'll run into one of those.

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