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Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself' started by zim bob the landscaper, Jul 17, 2005.

  1. zim bob the landscaper

    zim bob the landscaper LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,707

    one day i was helping my friend level apart of his yard so i got my craftsman 17.5 hp and we decided to take a huge load it had to weigh over 500 pounds so so the trailer was full i backed it to a 50 to 100 foot hill i had nobody to direct me so i went to far i put it in 3rd gear then the wheels sliped and there i go down the hill then the tractor must of fliped over me then i got up and went up the hill and had a 10 inch cut on my back a huge bunp and cut on my head and other cuts good thing i washed the back cut because there was battery acid all over it
     
  2. ALarsh

    ALarsh LawnSite Silver Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 2,412

    Maybe you shouldn't be pulling a 500 lb load with a lawn mower?????????
     
  3. zim bob the landscaper

    zim bob the landscaper LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,707

    i have pulled bigger just not up to a hill
     
  4. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,164

    OUCH!!!! That must of ruined you day or week or even more!
     
  5. LawnBoy89

    LawnBoy89 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 967

    Do you have it on video?
     
  6. stevegeraldo

    stevegeraldo LawnSite Member
    Posts: 13

    Boy, now that would make a great commercial for blue cross,huh.:p
     
  7. twcw5804

    twcw5804 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 439

    Sounds more like a Vonage commercial to me.
     
  8. zim bob the landscaper

    zim bob the landscaper LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,707

    well no i dont have it on video and if i did id email it to u guys and it would be a good commercial and a funny one when we had to bring the stuff up i had my brother and 4 friends bring the trailer and tractor up the 2 that wernt ther thought i did it unpurpose lol and the said weres a video camra when u need one they also said how fast was he going lol
     
  9. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,164

    The story is pretty funny everytime you read it!!lol
     
  10. chopsticks33

    chopsticks33 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 183

    haha...yeah ive read it 3 or 4 times now...
     

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