Priceless 101

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Quigley_Sharps, Oct 17, 2011.

  1. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    Old pallets................$ Free
    Used feed Bags...........$Free
    piles of Bailing twine......$Free
    Brush,& tree trimmings .....Free
    Bag of garbage from last hunting trip.......$Free

    Not knowing there is an Propane bottle (apparently not quite empty) in that bag of garbage, and standing 6 feet away while using weed burner to get wet pile to burn..............

    change of pants....
    PRICELESS mememe.

    propane b.
  2. Falcon15

    Falcon15 Falco Peregrinus

    That is definite sphincter and bladder control loss moment. With a very loud "HOLY S&^%!" thrown in for good measure.
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  3. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Just after Katrina, we were recovering boats from woods and railroad tracks and stacking them in a field. The edge of the shoreline caught fire when some entrepreneurs used a cutting torch to scavenge some boat tackle. We rushed over with pumps to keep the whole fleet from going up in smoke and I was lead on the hose. There was piles of flotsam at the highwater mark, burning fiercly. Nobody ever considered a 100 lb. propane tank would have been buried in the burning debris. The resulting explosion set four of us on our collective arses with no greater injury that a $300.00 pair of Maui Jim sunglasses I was wearing were cut completely into at the bridge of my nose by shrapnel. Can't recall a time every being so damned lucky.
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  4. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart,Deadman Walking, Snow Monkey Moderator

    Those bottles are supposed to vent, out the little rubber plug, in the bottom, if they get thrown in a fire..... but apparently yours did somethings a little different..... I burn my trash weekly in a 3/8 Steel Plate Incinerator, and have had things blow the same way, on "Me".... Momma always watches to make sure I don't blow myself up when I burn the trash.... I use a mix of #2 diesel, and gasoline, usually about 75:25 to get things going... but when it get closer to 50:50, things can get exciting, when you throw the match in...... ..... YMMV....
  5. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer


    Jeezus you guys "play safe" now I think both y'all used up a significant portion of yourlifetime alottment of "blind luck"[nutkick]
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  6. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    Tango! Where you been Bud? Luck must be improving a bit now that you're back.
  7. tacmotusn

    tacmotusn RIP 1/13/21

    This thread would be a whole lot funnier if y'all would get a person with a video camera before you start. That way we could all see before, during, and after pictures that include smoke blackened faces, no hair on arms, missing eyebrows, wet spots at crouch, etc etc. NOW THAT WOULD BE PRICELESS !!! We could make compilation tape videos and how not to do things, video etc. All the while LOAO.
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  8. Tango3

    Tango3 Aimless wanderer

    been playin' with"silly kids"! Started to become an "internet addict" here So I tried to quit (i.e. "get the monkey off my back";as it were) just did the same elsewhere; Its a "disease" but no reason not to come"home"! Now I just gotta' watch the whiskey...Don't want to let it get outta hand...

    Been busy: Oh yeah:
    Get your PSA checked this year?(do it!)

    I did in Feb ; a davinci surgical robot got my prostate and some related plumbing in May.:oops: Was off the bike for a month( june) but Life goes on...first post surgical psa level check (udetectable!);)I'm good to go again!
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