S-SeriesForum.com  

Go Back   S-SeriesForum.com > General Non S-Series Stuff > Fitness/Weightloss

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-14-2010, 03:11 PM   #41
bigjsp
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Columbus, OH
Posts: 1,466
I finally had an incident this weekend which has me motivated. I was moving some scrap metal counterweighted conveyor paint racks out of my s10. Got the first one out, was moving the second one when I tripped on the first and because it weighed about. 120 pounds I when over backwards and the counter weight landed in my lap. I also managed to knock a stick of 2x3 heavy wall down which I was able to deflect behind me and it ended up on top of the light end of the rack.

These rack have 2 foot long pieces of 1x3 and as luck would have it they landed interlocked.
Took me about 5 minutes to figure out a safe way out of the mess as I could barely lift the weight since I was sitting.
Once I got the counterweight on top of the 1x3 it wasn't really stable and was likely to fall and break my leg when I started to move and everything could shift.

So there I sat with 3 pieces of 120 metal
bigjsp is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:12 AM.
 


Design by: vBulletin Skins Zone
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.