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Question: Virtualy all of the tools that Tim and Al show on Tool Time are the Binford 6100 but obviously different tools each time,was there a joke regarding the number 6100?

Chosen answer: In seasons 1 and 2, each Binford tool had a unique model number, but from season 3 onward, they were all numbered 6100 as a running gag.

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Question: Was the actor who played Cal Boreland really Richard Karn's brother in real life?

New this month Answer: No the guy sent in a picture of himself because he thought he looked like Al. So they brought him on the show as his brother.

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Chosen answer: According to imdb.com: Richard has only one sister. http://uk.imdb.com/name/nm0439781/bio.

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New this month Answer: It should also be noted, Richard Karn is his stage name as Karn is his middle name. His real name is Richard Wilson. Cal was played by Keith Lehman.

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Question: In one episode, Tim's mother says that she raised five boys. Three of those are Tim, Jeff, and Marty, but what do we know about the other two? There's another episode where Randy mentions his uncle that doesn't talk to their family anymore.

Chosen answer: Tim's other brothers are named Rick and Steve. They never appeared on the show, and were only mentioned in passing.

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