Saturday, December 10, 2016
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It’s good to have youth in the shop
On The Road AgainAugust 1, 2012 | 3,723 views | Post a comment
Every so often, a young person will express an interest in learning to repair cars, and for those who are old enough and mature enough, I often make a spot for them in the shop. At first, most of them don’t know which end of the screwdriver to hold, and they slow you down as you guide them along. There are even times when the lack of experience will cause something to get stripped out or broken off, which is time-consuming to rectify. Eventually, however, they begin picking up the procedures, the best type of tool for every situation, and where in the tool box or shop to locate each tool. Then they become more valuable as their thought process begins to figure out the next step before that step is even needed. . . .
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