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    $550 a day climbers

    Not needed on this project just proper gear and PPE
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    $550 a day climbers

    Looking at working another 3 months + here
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    $550 a day climbers

    I am.... Hope that's not a bad thing?
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    $550 a day climbers

    We are removing trees that have been burned by fire. Cedars and pines mostly. Safety is key, what ever we need to do to get a tree down safe we do it. 10 hour days, 7-5 actual cutting time is about 6 hours a day. We are working in Northern Ca near San Andreas.
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    $550 a day climbers

    Looking for contract climbers in California. $550 a day 7 days a week weather permitting. Must be able to follow direction, adhere to Ansi Standards and OSHA. Easy work and easy money. Call or text 520-371-9143
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    Light rigging natural crotch rope question.

    Looks like some light rigging to me but what do I know... I'm gonna start climbing next week
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    How to be an Excellent Climber---from the Groundie

    I had a groundie who could read my mind, obedient, funny,skilled on the lowering line, passion to want to climb, smile like a jac o lattern.... Miss you Pat Epps
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    Contract climbers in Sacramento area?

    I'm in the Lodi area, taking a break from flying airliners. Going to head up this month and work on the Butte fire project. 520-371-9143
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    local crane company breaks cable

    People actually smile and are happy when they see I'm on the job. I have never hurt anyone on accident :-) I've made other tree companies a lot of money. The only reason I go out to climb is to make money on job that would surely lost money if I didn't do it or I'm there to do something they...
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    local crane company breaks cable

    Oh and I asked him first if he was ok with what I was taking and he was fine until I started cutting then he got cold feet. He must eat meow mix for breakfast.
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    local crane company breaks cable

    When people just shut up and do their job they don't get punched or hit with big sticks. I'm there to cut not talk. If wants to talk he can go to an AA meeting. The reason I'm not dead is I learned early not to listen people who are not in your shoes. I make my own decisions about my life and...
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    local crane company breaks cable

    Actually on that oak I set the chokers started making a cut when he beeped his horn, I shut the saw off and he started talking [pick a different word] about me going above where I had already cut halfway and cut the top smaller.. F$&k that, I told him if he wanted to talk that stupid...
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    Fellow buzzer has passed

    In an early post someone asked of Cameron had a favorite quote and I know he always said "go big or go home". He certainly did everything big.
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    Fellow buzzer has passed

    I've known Caneron for about 8 years, We've worked together a lot on many large technical trees and I can say he had a head on shoulders and a concern for safety. He was professional in every way. For most of us climbing is a way to earn money but I never met anyone who loved this work as much...
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    200t

    Text me for pictures. I thought I had it sold. He was supposed to pick it up last weekend or this one coming. He hasn't responded to my texts do its still up for grabs. First $400 takes it. 484-942-4960
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