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Hello from Virginia
« on: December 13, 2016, 10:49:34 PM »
Hello everyone! I'm new around here, been lurking for a while and decided to join up. Here's a little about me.
I would consider myself fairly new to the multitool world. For most of my life I've carried some sort of a folding knife every day. I always felt naked without one. Throughout the years I had tried to convert myself to a multitool carrying person, but was never successful. I worked most of my career in the mechanical/electrical technician field. And I always had a dedicated toolbox and tools right at my disposal. So the need for a big tool on my belt always felt redundant. As a result I always fell back to the dedicated folder.
I've since had a couple wonderful kids and a promotion to a desk job. And this is when my MT revolution took place. My #1 edc knife disappeared one day and I was looking into a replacement. Long story short, I discovered the skeletool. It was comparable in size to a folder but had pliers and screwdriver. And since I had a pocket full of mini pliers and small screwdrivers it just seemed to fit. But the biggest plus was that it was small enough to fit my front pocket with a clip. Ordered up the skeletool CX and the rest is history.
« Last Edit: December 13, 2016, 11:08:57 PM by 4everYoung »


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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #1 on: December 13, 2016, 10:52:13 PM »
Welcome  :tu:

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #2 on: December 13, 2016, 11:03:02 PM »
Welcome to :MTO: 4ever :cheers: I am glad to see another Skeletool fan :tu: and I am also a neighbor in Tennessee :cheers:

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #3 on: December 13, 2016, 11:46:52 PM »
I welcomed you in the Jeep thread, but I suppose I can do it here too!  :D

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #4 on: December 13, 2016, 11:51:00 PM »
Thanks for the welcomes !
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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #5 on: December 13, 2016, 11:54:36 PM »
Great name.  Welcome to MTO.  The Skeletool is to some a plier with knife and to others a knife with pliers but either way its pretty darn handy. 

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #6 on: December 14, 2016, 12:21:02 AM »
Welcome aboard   :cheers:
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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #7 on: December 14, 2016, 12:39:40 AM »
Welcome aboard :tu:
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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #8 on: December 14, 2016, 07:40:17 AM »
welcome

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #9 on: December 14, 2016, 07:42:52 AM »
Helloooooo!

Haven't got a skeletool myself, but I do understand why people love it so much.

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #10 on: December 14, 2016, 03:44:45 PM »
welcome mate

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #11 on: December 29, 2016, 01:41:10 AM »
Welcome aboard.  :salute:

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Re: Hello from Virginia
« Reply #12 on: January 11, 2017, 03:28:41 AM »
Welcome  :cheers:

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