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View Poll Results: What did you spend on DIY this year?
At least $10 5 4.31%
At least $100 27 23.28%
At least $500 38 32.76%
At least $1000 39 33.62%
At least $5000 7 6.03%
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Old 4th November 2009, 02:14 AM   #1
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Default What did you spend on DIY this year?

Something I kind of want to avoid thinking about:

I'm sure I've spent over $1000 a year for the last several years (and all my free time!). And do I have some fancy hifi now? NO! But I've learned a lot and enjoyed myself.

How much cash have you blown this year?
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Old 4th November 2009, 02:28 AM   #2
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including tools?
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Peanuts compared to my heroine addiction.

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Old 4th November 2009, 03:01 AM   #4
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Nothing, for I have the biggest junkbox of them all.
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Not quite enough granularity in this poll.. I have a pretty good "junk box" too, but somehow still manage to buy quite a bit.

My wife saw the latest credit card bill, and now actually is starting to understand how expensive this hobby is. She has long wondered how I burned through my allowance every month, now she gets it..
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Old 4th November 2009, 04:26 AM   #6
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Heh, too much for what I make

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Old 4th November 2009, 04:50 AM   #7
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This year,nada. Not enough spare time or money for my projects.
Previous years? Too much!
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I have no idea... but i try to make it a negative number...

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I have no idea... but i try to make it a negative number...

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If anyone has seen Dave's "junkbox" then it's easy to see that he could stay in the negative numbers for several lifetimes!

I haven't spent much on DIY this year, but if you count the tools that I've purchased, then it really adds up. Had to get ready for retirement and all that fun!


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Old 4th November 2009, 06:24 AM   #10
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£200 ish.

I have a very small jjunkbox, but it's steadily growing (might need more than a box under the bed...)

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