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Old 03-16-2012, 09:41 PM   #1
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Old 03-16-2012, 09:47 PM   #2
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Those are for working on rolls royces.
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Old 03-16-2012, 09:52 PM   #3
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Brother got one in Florida on close out like 10 bucks
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Old 03-16-2012, 10:57 PM   #4
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LOLOLOL. Yep, That's a Sears/Craftsman factory offering right there.

And you wonder why they have problems now?

See 2008-2009 Sears Catalog page 40.

22k gold plated polished cross force set wrenches.
$129.99 for set of 4 with walnut display case.

22k gold 8 piece socket set w/ 22k 3/8" (pear head) driver and seven 22k gold sockets.

Add $20 a set to personalise with engraving of your name.

I never got that shit.

The titanium blue was wild enuff. Gold plate? wtf Sears???????????

I'll scan and post the catalog page if interested.
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Old 03-16-2012, 10:59 PM   #5
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Sears took polishing a turd one step further with those.
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Old 03-16-2012, 11:03 PM   #6
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well, gold is certainly more corrosion resistant than the normal chrome finish... it may be worth quit a bit more these days with the price of gold going up...
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Old 03-16-2012, 11:07 PM   #7
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I believe that is from Donald Trump's personal collection.
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Old 03-16-2012, 11:14 PM   #8
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I got the "22kt gold" plated Craftsman 8-pc socket Set set in a nice hardwood box on clearance from Sears for $19.97.....clearly that must have almost zero gold on them. Sounds good, but I do not really think this the real deal.
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Old 03-16-2012, 11:46 PM   #9
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And they're still cheaper than SnapOn...
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Old 03-16-2012, 11:46 PM   #10
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Well how else would you work on/service a gold plated Desert Eagle?
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Old 03-17-2012, 12:11 AM   #11
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I've been looking for the 2006 edition of the gold plated ratchet / socket set, being that my daughter was born in 06.
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Old 03-17-2012, 12:43 AM   #12
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I flagged it. I always flag ads that have tons of keywords in them that have nothing to do with the item for sale.



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