1. Thank you for visiting HeavyEquipmentForums.com! Our objective is to provide industry professionals a place to gather to exchange questions, answers and ideas. We welcome you to register using the "Register" icon at the top of the page. We'd appreciate any help you can offer in spreading the word of our new site. The more members that join, the bigger resource for all to enjoy. Thank you!

Just got a new scar

Discussion in 'Safety Issues' started by Old Doug, Jan 6, 2019.

  1. matnicoe

    matnicoe Member

    Joined:
    Sep 29, 2019
    Messages:
    8
    Location:
    US
    Scars are simple reminders that we should be careful next time. Accidents could happen both in home and work, and anywhere that is why we should keep our safety measures handy at all times. :)
     
    John Canfield and DMiller like this.
  2. DMiller

    DMiller Senior Member

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2010
    Messages:
    6,079
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Hermann, Missouri
    Doubt I could find enough open skin for a New scar
     
    old-iron-habit likes this.
  3. petepilot

    petepilot Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2018
    Messages:
    772
    Location:
    central shenandoah valley va,
    do as I say not as I do
     
    RZucker, DMiller and Truck Shop like this.
  4. suladas

    suladas Senior Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2016
    Messages:
    331
    Location:
    Canada
    I'm glad i'm not the only one. My last one was a drill bit into the side of my hand. Knew it was a bad idea to push down the 20v drill with only a 1/8" drill bit, snapped and hand slams down into it. Thought I lucked out as I felt nothing initially, then look at the hand to see the bit into it. No stitches so nothing too bad.

    Probably my worst habit at home is not wearing safety glasses for some things that I should.
     
  5. DMiller

    DMiller Senior Member

    Joined:
    Feb 22, 2010
    Messages:
    6,079
    Occupation:
    Retired
    Location:
    Hermann, Missouri
    HA, got me a fresh one, although over OLD scars.
    Set fence post a while back to move a fence line and set up a animal transfer lane from another farm to ours and vs a vs alongside a Brome hay field we have. The renters tried hot wire, calves would just walk through those as spots were low and wire high. The other end is along a drainage creek, fence on pasture to other side of that drain is trash so decided to move the fence as when on the neighbors place they bust the fence to get to hay field.

    Set the double strand four barb 12 1/2 ga today, A little blood letting occurred.

    IMG_6354.JPG IMG_6365.JPG IMG_6366.JPG TYXI2614.JPG
     
  6. check

    check Senior Member

    Joined:
    Apr 1, 2012
    Messages:
    724
    Location:
    in the mail
    If I had wanted to live a 100% risk free life I would have stayed in my mothers womb. Scars build character! Git er done!
     
    John Canfield and DMiller like this.