Another reason I love my wife

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by slobake, Jul 21, 2016.

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  1. slobake

    slobake resident ... something

    I have been going to the StewMac site lately. I love looking at tools and they have some really happening tools there. My wife likes looking at them too. She likes to tinker as much as I do. She knows I am going to be soldering some new pots on my bass and I know she would like to do it.
    Some women can spend hours in the mall. My wife likes going to hardware stores. One more reason I love that woman.
     
  2. My wife would feel like she had died and gone to Heaven if Home Depot had a shoe department.
     
  3. Texan

    Texan 667 Neighbor of the Beast. Supporting Member

    Aug 15, 2004
    Houston, TX
    Sounds like she's an Engineer at heart!
     
  4. Gravedigger Dav

    Gravedigger Dav Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 13, 2014
    Springtown, Texas
    My wife loves power tools. I have a garage full of them...some of which I've never used.
     
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  5. ptg

    ptg

    Mar 16, 2008
    Hmmm...Maybe she needs a new way to whip up TNC....

    Oh, and what's the best power tool for metal?
     
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  6. slobake

    slobake resident ... something

    Yes, she is.
     
  7. ak56

    ak56

    Apr 2, 2015
    Carnation, Wa
    Sounds like my wife. I think she's used my sliding compound miter saw more than me.
     
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  8. Gravedigger Dav

    Gravedigger Dav Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 13, 2014
    Springtown, Texas
    Yeah, and I still don't know why I need 3 hand held drills.
     
  9. ak56

    ak56

    Apr 2, 2015
    Carnation, Wa
    She's got her own. Cordless.
     
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  10. I am also blessed as my wife is very mechanical, good with tools and is not afraid to use them. Her father, who was an aerospace engineer, only had daughters so he taught her well. She prefers to get her hands dirty doing a project than going to the mall. Thank god for that.
     
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  11. You guys have great wives. I do, too, even though she pretends she isn't mechanically inclined. She does like hardware stores, but she leaves the repairs to me. She pays attention to what I do and I am sure she could do the jobs as well, or better, than I do, but she let's me do the stuff and praises the results.
     
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  12. 1st Bass

    1st Bass

    May 26, 2005
    Forest Grove, OR
    :) Smart Lady!
     
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  13. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    My wife just looks really good all the time. She's smart and has good ideas. She tolerates my gigging life. I AM lucky.
     
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  14. slobake

    slobake resident ... something

    yes you are
     
  15. Will_White

    Will_White

    Jul 1, 2011
    Salem, OR
    Drill pilot holes with #1, counter sink with #2, screw it in with #3
     
  16. slobake

    slobake resident ... something

    There you have it, another day of learning here on TalkBass Off Topic.
     
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  17. How many years have you two been married?
     
  18. slobake

    slobake resident ... something

    32
     
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  19. twinjet

    twinjet Powered by GE90s; fueled with coffee. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Sep 23, 2008
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    My wife is smarter and better at stuff than I am. Time has proven this. But she still lets me be the man and fix stuff, which is nice.
     
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  20. You done made her yours?


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    No TalkBass Thread of the event. :crying:
    I hope you were able to put tort in the decor somehow.
     
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