I would have hated to be along for this ride

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by Fieldman12, May 3, 2008.

  1. Fieldman12

    Fieldman12 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  2. JDSKIDSTEER

    JDSKIDSTEER LawnSite Bronze Member
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  3. J. Peterson Grading

    J. Peterson Grading LawnSite Senior Member
    from IA
    Posts: 989

    The stupid crap that our bosses tell us to do!
     
  4. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,116

    A smart operator would have had something heavy anchored to the back of the machine!
     
  5. G.M.Landscaping

    G.M.Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
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    What was he trying to do anyways?
     
  6. RockSet N' Grade

    RockSet N' Grade LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,454

    I think I figured out what he was trying to do.....play "submarine". OCD (formerly known as BobCatRon) had a good idea of anchoring. Here is one that is so simple....but then again.....oh well........the guy should have benched in to sit on a flat pad. I figure that would have been cheaper than say, 50k to rebuild?
     
  7. Jason Rose

    Jason Rose LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,858

    Wow... What did they think was going to happen? That's just stupid beyond belief! As long as the guy was ok in the end, I think they got what they deserved. Stupid people...
     
  8. Dirt Digger2

    Dirt Digger2 LawnSite Silver Member
    from PA
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    looks like something i would do to cool off after a hot day
     
  9. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
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    I did a nice job of cleaning the dust out of the cab too!
     
  10. ksss

    ksss LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 7,129

    Yea I never could figure out what was supposed to happen. It was sure dam deep at the waters edge. It wasn't like it was a really excavator anyway.
     

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