February 13, 2009, Short Pump, VA
Another Friday the 13th meeting! But we RATS aren't too superstitious and as usual, we had a good meeting turnout. There were tools to be had!
Longtime RATS member Steve Hoffman delivered a brief presentation about firearm-related tools and showed a very small part of his extensive collection:
RATS member Michael Winget-Hernandez apparently needs to use his auger bits more often! He stored this box up in his garage and found a bird's nest in it, complete with eggs:
Another RATS member brought these interesting boring tools (my wife thinks all old tools are boring, but these were interesting boring tools):
As always there were plenty of interesting old tools to look at and many were for sale.
Millers Falls Number 4 hand drill:
The granddaddy of all spoon bits!