Stanley 195611 Fatmax Backpack

I wrote, in a previous post, of my intention to buy a backpack for storing my most-used hand tools. Well, days after writing that, I went out an bought the Stanley 195611 Fatmax backpack from my local Bunnings Warehouse. I’m sorry it’s taken me this long to get around to writing about it.

For those who don’t know: Wesfarmers the Australian company who own Bunnings, purchased Homebase in the UK, well over a year ago now. They’ve already ‘rebranded’ ten former Homebase stores around the UK, including my local one, at Worle in North Somerset.

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New (Old) Tools

There’s no need to get too excited about this one… One of the members of a UK woodworking forum was offering a variety of unused, unwanted tools for sale. Including within his listing, were an assorted variety of screwdrivers, pliers and files, as you’ll see below:

No-one else had come in for them by the time I’d discovered the listing so, I swooped in and bought the lot!

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