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#165919 - 07/07/07 04:50 PM working conditions
luckyshadow Offline

Registered: 01/04/05
Posts: 305
Loc: Maryland USA

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Arc Flash Clothing, Gloves, KneePads, Tool Belts, Pouches, Tool Carriers, etc. etc....

#165928 - 07/08/07 01:03 AM Re: working conditions [Re: luckyshadow]
e57 Offline

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 2837
Loc: S.F.,CA USA
OK... The gator I think I could handle if I had a head start on the get away... That many snakes in one place - I'd quit! You could run, but you might run into one of their ankle bittin' cousins as you did.
Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason

#165939 - 07/08/07 08:44 AM Re: working conditions [Re: e57]
gfretwell Offline


Registered: 07/20/04
Posts: 9024
Loc: Estero,Fl,usa
Great pictures but I think Snopes has debunked the FPL connection. I think the snakes were actually in Texas.
Greg Fretwell

#165941 - 07/08/07 08:55 AM Re: working conditions [Re: gfretwell]
LK Offline


Registered: 01/21/03
Posts: 1721
Loc: New Jersey
Wow, the only time i see that many snakes in one place is when all the electricians come back to the shop!

#165944 - 07/08/07 09:13 AM Re: working conditions [Re: LK]
JoeTestingEngr Offline

Registered: 11/04/05
Posts: 786
Loc: Chicago, Il.
Just tell yourself that they taste like chicken.

#165945 - 07/08/07 09:14 AM Re: working conditions [Re: LK]
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Registered: 08/11/01
Posts: 7693
Loc: Norfolk, England

I remember pulling off the side of the highway down South and getting out to have a drink, check the map, etc. It was about that time I saw a 'gator slowly making its way right alongside the car. I figured it would probably be a good idea to get back in and drive on a little further......

#165947 - 07/08/07 09:46 AM Re: working conditions [Re: pauluk]
renosteinke Offline
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Registered: 01/22/05
Posts: 5305
Loc: Blue Collar Country
If I saw a gator that big ... in a pipe that size ... I'd ask him if he could pull some wire for me ....

#165949 - 07/08/07 09:56 AM Re: working conditions [Re: renosteinke]
pauluk Offline

Registered: 08/11/01
Posts: 7693
Loc: Norfolk, England
Just so long as you don't want me to be the one who ties the draw rope to his tail......

I held a baby alligator down in Fla. once. That was enough! ;\)

#165954 - 07/08/07 11:14 AM Re: working conditions [Re: pauluk]
mamills Offline

Registered: 11/30/01
Posts: 739
Loc: Wharton, Texas, USA
Reno: Just ask him VERY nicely...

Mike (mamills)

#165956 - 07/08/07 01:53 PM Re: working conditions [Re: mamills]
Alan Belson Offline

Registered: 03/23/05
Posts: 1801
Loc: Mayenne N. France
...then, fix it on his tail with crocodile
Wood work but can't!


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