He goes on: "All you need for this simple job is an electric mitre saw, a router, saw bench
, six-speed 2000rpm lathe, a pedestal drill, a pneumatic nail gun and a diamond-tipped glass cutter." In other words, you must spend the equivalent of Senegal's national debt on tools to save pounds 2.99.
-Toolmart, part of the Travis Perkins group (0990 00 5500 and www.toolmart .co.uk) has it all from tile cutters (pounds 9.21 a day) to a masonry saw bench
The chase on the morning of May 18 saw Bench
followed at high-speed along the A46 from Stratford before eventually ditching the car in Woodway Lane, Walsgrave.
"I used to use the diesel to plant potatoes in our garden, but now I use it on the saw bench
to cut firewood, and use the TE20 to run a generator," he says.
Among the items taken was a Starfire 50cc moped engine, a Panrix computer and Epson printer, 10 tungsten carbide saw blades, a yellow Mccullough chainsaw, an aluminium saw bench
, a yellow JCB petrol hedge cutter and a green Bosch letter box saw.
Acorns on the old saw bench
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Over the years it has also powered a saw bench
, a machine that chopped swedes (rutabaga) for the pigs, a chaff-cutter and a corn crusher.
pounds 300 Twose Yard Scraper & Howard Rotaspreader, pounds 290 Powered Saw Bench
, pounds 260 ATV Trailer, Diesel Welder & Mitsubishi Shogun, pounds 250 Bomford Hedge Cutter, Trailer Compressor, Volvo 440 Car, Armix Feeder Wagon, Alvan Blanch Mill Mixer & Hydraulic Power Pack, pounds 240 Sturdilux Bucket Brush, Keenan Root Bucker, Tipping Trailer, Howard Rotaspreader & Sturdilux Yard Brush
pounds 14,550; Inter 485 tractor with loader (1989) pounds 5,950; MF35 X tractor (1963) pounds 2,100; Parmitter bale wrapper pounds 2,700; Lely centre liner pounds 1,750; Yardbrush pounds 720; Sitrex hay turner pounds 650; Lely drill unit pounds 3,400; Fraser 7T trailer pounds 2,000; Weeks 3T trailer pounds 520; dual wheels pounds 400; Lely 240 mower pounds 1,200; Teagle Tomahawk pounds 1,200; Dowdeswell 4 Fr plough pounds 2,600; Claas Constant baler pounds 620; Star topper pounds 750; heavy roller pounds 720; Farmforce press pounds 1,300; Rabework cultivator pounds 3,450; LE Dablo rollers pounds 2,300; Kidd saw bench
pounds 600; Dowdeswell muck spreader pounds 900; Lely sprayer pounds 800; McCormick vintage baler pounds 750; Husqvarna ride-on mower pounds 680.