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What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?

Offline Cobia

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What are things you find in storage units constantly but when you need one for yourself you can't find one around the house or shop to save your life!

My short list:

tape measures
tweasers
nail clippers
Sharpies
duct tape
band-aids
Tupperware containers with good sealing lids

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Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #1 on: February 07, 2014, 07:34:12 AM »
Cobia....

What is the character in your avatar saying?

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Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #2 on: February 07, 2014, 07:43:18 AM »
Plastic totes & boxes...ironically. When I don't need them, I have way too many. When I do need them, I'm out.

Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #3 on: February 07, 2014, 11:59:16 PM »
Today it would be a washing machine as mine just took a crap. LOL

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Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #4 on: February 08, 2014, 01:42:38 PM »
Tape measure has to be number one.   Have about ten and couldn't tell you where one is right now.

Also, zip ties. (Decent) Tarp. And last but not least, pennies.  Millions of pennies and I never have one when I go thru a drive thru.......

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Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2014, 06:30:15 AM »
Cobia....

What is the character in your avatar saying?

It says something like "Look Out! We got a bad a$$ over here!" I think I picked it from a topic thread here a couple of years ago when some buster got on here acting like he knew it all about the biz and got called out on it.

Re: What's something you find all the time but when you need it you can't?
« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2014, 01:11:50 PM »
I always need a bottle opener, I always find them in lockers, yet I never have one.


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