Last year I got to climb and cut a limb off a black oak that CDF could not put out.
Burn pile threw sparks into a hollow limb between 30 and 40 feet up. HO did not want to call them back out and risk a large fine. They had already been once and even shot foam into it.
Slippery as all get out...
Well, the clutch for the diesel came after my 3 day weekend :lol:
The washer and dryer parts showed up, so I get to take my 3rd day off for the technician.
Under warranty is starting to cost too much money missing work.
Oil dip stick flange will supposably be here tomorrow. But I have a...
This year, after the storms; I could have sat on my ass in the office all day every day writing up bids after driving out trying to look at 4 plus per day. I make more money in the field with a hellla of a lot less travel time and trying to see clients that can seem to be on time to a consult.
I charge for the written estimate and bid. They submit 3 different ones from others. Collect money (often) and either get on a ladder and remove the tree from the roof, hire 1/2 price Harry working for meth and beer money.
They are often told, limited parameters on the work of which is...
Made a boo boo. Diesel is down. Part should get here Wed. and hopefully I wont screw that up.
Stupid dipstick flange on the 7.3 leaking. So I went to do the fix, dropped the damn thing into the pan. I had it tethered with wire, but could not raise it back out of the pan. Baffle plate guessing...
The family and compnay are based in Ft Ogden. Seth is out there too, starting his own deal and will sub out to them.
They specialize in metal roof fabrication. Have machines and all that. But they also flip houses. Out here they had the roofing business and a painting business and were tied...
We are also having a good lupin year.
This one courtesy of one of our local photographers, Michael Frye
Bachelor Buttons are in full force at my elevation now. I'll see if I can get a pic over the week end
I will add a little note.
In his first pictures, Cary, had his tending line from the rear of his saddle connected to the tether on the rope wrench.
A little item that eventually bit him in the ass literally. When he leaned back, it caused the devise to release the hitch. And down he went.