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What I was up to today...

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by bigbarf48, Mar 2, 2013.

  1. bigbarf48

    bigbarf48 Minister of Fire

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    This morning I brought a load of wood to a customer. He was quite excited about how much he got (i usually load a little extra) and went to tell his neighbor. She placed an order on the spot:cool:. Went home to load up again (both loads deliveries were 1/3 cord). I decided to bring the trailer the second time. Well on the way i took a turn off my road a little tight and the trailer dipped off the edge and this happened:eek:
    IMG_3265.jpg
    Unloaded the trailer half into my truck and half into my fathers trailblazer. I got the tire back up under the rim as best I could and nursed it home at about 10mph haha.Luckily we were only about a mile from home. Dropped the trailer and headed out to deliver. Got the wood delivered safe and sound finally and made two happy customers :)

    Then since my rack/shed/shelter was empty and sad looking I started moving some red oak into it. Got it most the way filled up
    IMG_0772.jpg

    And a little cottonwood i split earlier this week:
    IMG_8433.jpg

    All in all a productive day:cool:

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  2. Ralphie Boy

    Ralphie Boy Minister of Fire

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    Ahhh.. I hate dat! Ihate when dat happen!:oops: Oh well, it all worked out in the end and you made a little doughnut money. Life is good!:)
  3. PapaDave

    PapaDave Minister of Fire

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    Aside from the tire thing, sounds like a fun day.
  4. Blue2ndaries

    Blue2ndaries Minister of Fire

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    Glad that you were able to make it back w/the trailer...and not a split lost in the process. :) Nice shed and stacks BTW!
  5. bigbarf48

    bigbarf48 Minister of Fire

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    Thanks! I got a new wheel from northern tool today and got the trialer back up and running. I've already got a scrounge lined up for tomorrow after school so I'm back in business!
  6. HDRock

    HDRock Minister of Fire

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    Good deal U got it all fixed up
    This happened with the trailer empty, but I have a spare attached to the trailer

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