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Major shovel Fail.

Discussion in 'Mining/Aggregates' started by Hank R, Nov 15, 2022.

  1. DMiller

    DMiller Senior Member

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    Won't see me without a Bad Boy Black MSA Hardhat, Probably add the Ear Muffs to drown out all the Labor Whining!!

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  2. Truck Shop

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    Only one hat can be worn on a job like this and the whip is thrown in free of charge.

    Indiana Jones and the Shovel of Doom.

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  3. DMiller

    DMiller Senior Member

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    Nice Fedora.
     
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  4. Hank R

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    Just heard that the plan is to weld 4 Latches?? to shovel and then start jacking. With lots of cribbing
     
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  5. Hank R

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    I am sure Tugger2 and Crane operator could handle the welding for a week or so.
     
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    I could throw some cribbing as long as it is below shoulder height. The quack said my shoulders are over 60 so they don’t work as well any more. Cam
     
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  7. Hank R

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    Cribbing my pea brain can not imagine what the cribbing for this would be???? Other than costly...
     
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    the kinda kribbing with some fork slots or pockets in it, that no hooman is going to touch.
     
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    I'd ROCK that pink hardhat! I'd publicly show my support for healthy boobies!
     
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    Id be glad to weld if i could see right . Anyone have a 500X lense for my helmet?
     
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    I have to wear reading glasses under my hood to weld. At times I still run the bead off the joint and don't know it until I lift the hood.
     
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    I do the same ,ive got glasses laying all over my shop. Went to the optometrist a few months ago 1200.00 later had some glasses that just dont work,now they tell i need to wait until my latest bump heals before i can get them fixed.
     
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    All I know is I flip up the hood, and a good portion of the time there's this nice bead laid down that wandered off to run next to the crack :(
     
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    My eyes are toasted, left one a scar tissue mess, right one has a cataract forming, dead center. As can see of my latest welds I see none too good, welding by feel sucks especially when hands go numb and pizz poor hearing does not help either.
     
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    The 70's+ are hard on eyes had both Eyes done Cataract's this summer.
     
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    My first driver's medical was done when I was 21 or 22. I had 20/16 vision. Fast forward to last year's medical and I'm slightly worse than 20/20. I don't think that chin bag putting pressure on my sinuses helped my vision much during the eye test either.
     
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