On 24 Jan 2005 04:19:01 GMT, firstname.lastname@example.org (David Hall) wrote:
|>> I was at Costco today and there were the Marples. 6 chisels (1/8th to
|>> 1") in a bubble pack with a little wooden mallet. The package and each
|>> chisel says Made in Sheffeld England and the package states that they
|>> are Blue Chip chisels. I guess that doesn't mean the same steel was
|>> used as in all other Blue Chips or anything. Price for the set was $29
|>> something. Now I have to make a new Chisel case.
|>Hell, at that price, and if you hate sharpening as much as I do, you could
|>use them once, then pass 'em out to family members and neighbors as screw
|>drivers, lid openers, and pry bars so they'll leave your good ones alone..
|Hell, these will BE my good ones. Now I can open paint cans with my scary sharp
Tried Costco in Tucson today. The man (and his computer) says
"Discontinued", which translated says, "All gone and no more to