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Old 07-26-2008, 12:14 PM
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Gotta love thieves..

Just figured I'd let you boys know to keep your trailers LOCKED when you're not in sight of them..

I had four guys in a back yard and, while they were there, someone took it upon themselves open the door to the enclosed and take the blower ($500) and a weedeater ($400).

I swear these thieves must have some bal*s. Four men less than 100 ft. away but you're gonna walk in to a trailer and grab equipment?

I wish that one of my guys would have caught whoever it was....
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Old 07-26-2008, 10:13 PM
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Old 07-27-2008, 12:17 AM
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Old 07-28-2008, 08:21 PM
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are you 100% positive the other 4 are real honest guys?
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Old 07-28-2008, 09:51 PM
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Absolutely.

All four have been with me over a year.. Additionally, I had two friends on the same contract (Government cleanout work) in the same area with two-cycle machines stolen in the past couple of months..
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Just figured I'd let you boys know to keep your trailers LOCKED when you're not in sight of them..

I had four guys in a back yard and, while they were there, someone took it upon themselves open the door to the enclosed and take the blower ($500) and a weedeater ($400).

I swear these thieves must have some bal*s. Four men less than 100 ft. away but you're gonna walk in to a trailer and grab equipment?

I wish that one of my guys would have caught whoever it was....
4 guys for a back yard? please tell me it was 30 acres. thank god you got insurance so its nothin out of your pocket, right?
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Old 08-04-2008, 08:06 AM
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4 guys for a back yard? please tell me it was 30 acres. thank god you got insurance so its nothin out of your pocket, right?
Yeah, 4 guys for a backrad. The crew was doing cleanout work on houses that have been neglected since Hurrican Katrina (3 years), so 4 guys in a backyard was nothing; some of the more neglected houses take nearly a half of a day and will yield 100+ cu. yds. of debris.

I absolutely have contractor's insurance, though it wouldn't make much since to pay a $1,000 deductible for $900 worth of stolen equipment...
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