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Old 09-08-2019, 12:23 PM
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Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Birch Island, BC, Canada
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The Mafia used a lot of the best rebar when they lost Jimmy Hoffa

I built a large lot of stern hooks for a fish camp out of rebar.
I did not use what the local lumber yard had in stock but contacted the rebar supplier and the rebar engineer selected the best choice for weld-ability and salt water usage.
IIRC it was the same price as the lower grade stocked by my local lumber yard.
Life beats the alternative hands down.
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