flyingsquirrel25's Recent Activity

  1. flyingsquirrel25 liked treehumper's post in the thread The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er.

    But this is not a war, or emergency service as these are. On top of that, these are not jobs that are profit oriented or motivated. So...

    Jan 22, 2018 at 10:54 AM
  2. flyingsquirrel25 replied to the thread The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er.

    I would contend that the “safety police” in many instances are pointing out the set rules that are in place, that “base line” you were...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 1:47 PM
  3. flyingsquirrel25 liked Pelorus's post in the thread The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er.

    Mike Rowe (Deadliest Jobs) has a couple of thoughts (and a good TED talk) on the subject....

    Jan 21, 2018 at 1:25 PM
  4. flyingsquirrel25 liked moss's post in the thread The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er.

    Risk management. Period. That's what we do if we want to survive. There are smart things to do to maintain a baseline of improved...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:29 PM
  5. flyingsquirrel25 liked treehumper's post in the thread The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er.

    This is just so much rationalizing that good enough is fine. Your analogy, seatbelts, airbags, etc... all modern steps taken to make...

    Jan 21, 2018 at 12:28 PM
  6. flyingsquirrel25 liked climbhightree's post in the thread ramps for mini skid.

    Sweet. You did what I have not accomplished yet, but always wanted to...putting a bucket under the platform. I just don't seem to get...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 11:13 AM
  7. flyingsquirrel25 liked rugger01's post in the thread ramps for mini skid.

    I agree. I have a similar set up to @climbhightree. I actually got his advice when building my truck which was very helpful. I just...

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  8. flyingsquirrel25 liked monkeylove's post in the thread Akimbo, Bulldog or Rope Runner.

    In all seriousness, it is really a crap shoot and personal preference. All the devices have pro's and con's, and they all get weird on...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 10:38 AM
  9. flyingsquirrel25 liked climbhightree's post in the thread ramps for mini skid.

    This one has a removable tail...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  10. flyingsquirrel25 replied to the thread ramps for mini skid.

    Correct. Looks like a neat idea.... still has no towing capability with no hitch (on this truck). Maybe one can be added but the...

    Jan 19, 2018 at 10:36 AM
  11. flyingsquirrel25 replied to the thread ramps for mini skid.

    Only bad thing is many of these trucks with beaver tails do not have towing capabilities due to the fixed ramp (no way to attach the...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:29 AM
  12. flyingsquirrel25 liked monkeylove's post in the thread Akimbo, Bulldog or Rope Runner.

    Monday is Unicender day Tuesday is Bulldog Bone day Wednesday is ZigZag day Thursday is Rope Runner day Friday is Akimbo day No day is...

    Jan 18, 2018 at 11:19 AM
  13. flyingsquirrel25 liked colb's post in the thread What happened to the Matt Cornell Rope Saddle?.

    I support @bonner1040 and TS for supporting equality and fairness for women. I'm bummed that we all do not agree on that. In the...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 10:49 AM
  14. flyingsquirrel25 liked DonnyCoffey's post in the thread Pfanner Gladiator Chainsaw Pants ( used once).

    Thanks buddy. Love the crew I’m with now.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 4:07 AM
  15. flyingsquirrel25 liked tc262's post in the thread Which to choose? Mini Skid Steer.

    Full throttle is rarely ever needed. I run my loaders at half throttle 98% of the time. It should increase longevity of parts.

    Jan 17, 2018 at 4:00 AM