Take Two

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Battle Badger, Oct 3, 2018.


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  1. Battle Badger

    Battle Badger Monkey

    I had a nice five paragraph, one page background post to expose my dark humor(Firefighter/First Responder), my witty intelligence (published poet and Dual Major Degree), Preps condition(Semi-prepared), and my status (married with children), but the interwebs ate it...and it's been a long day for me so you'll find out how my belief follows Heinlein's quote about specialization. I tend to be more book knowledge than hands-on as I can be accident prone. So, this little synopsis will have to do until we're creating, making or designing something cool and start laughing until it fails, crashes , lets out smoke, compiles wrong, or blows up. Then we'll stick it on youtube to be a prime example of what NOT to do, and be famous.
     
  2. BTPost

    BTPost Stumpy Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Welcome to our Monkey Tree... Pick yourself out a branch, and have a look around... Lots of great Info to be had here, and even a few Good Folks, to get to know....
     
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  3. SB21

    SB21 Monkey+++

    Welcome aboard.,,,,seein's how you're accident prone,,,I'll give ya a hint,,,when ya find your limb in the monkey tree ,,,,don't trim the limb between you and the tree,,,,
     
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  4. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Welcome!!! After enough cuts,bruises and smashed body parts you will learn how to work!
     
  5. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    Welcome...sounds like some hands on first aid might be in order?

    ETA: forget about the scalpel, suturing kit and scissors ;)
     
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  6. Battle Badger

    Battle Badger Monkey

    Just two weeks ago I was holding a big branch and had a disagreement with the sawzall and it tried to take a my left index finger off at the last knuckle... Never figured out what I did to it. I usually keep a branch between me and the saw but this one didn't have any.

    I know "HOW" to work, I just find out new things the designers didn't caution me on. Then a few surgeries later, almost good as I was... Sorta.

    I'm usually the first First Responder to the scene... Especially my own.
     
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  7. arleigh

    arleigh Goophy monkey

    An accident prone fire fighter , that must mean your boo boo book is about already full huh ?
    be sure an take pictures we thrive on seeing other people's blood .
    and welcome .
     
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  8. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    There are many ways to work
    The right way
    The wrong way
    The safe way
    The smart way
    Learn all 4
     
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  9. DarkLight

    DarkLight Live Long and Prosper - On Hiatus Site Supporter

    Welcome and be welcome.
     
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  10. Yard Dart

    Yard Dart Vigilant Monkey Moderator

    Welcome to the Monkey!!
     
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  11. Asia-Off-Grid

    Asia-Off-Grid RIP 11-8-2018

    On a positive note, you would still have 9 more.

    Welcome to the forum.
     
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  12. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Welcome, here!
     
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  13. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Monkey+++

    Hello @Battle Badger & welcome to the monkey. Glad you found us and signed up. Prepping with kids is interesting. They absorb what you are doing, plus they are always out-growing some of what you prepped. I look forward to your posts.
     
  14. Witch Doctor 01

    Witch Doctor 01 Mojo Maker

    Welcome to the monkey... enjoy the tree and find a branch you don't mind sharing with another monkey...
     
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