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What do you do for work?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by 4x4Runner, Oct 20, 2006.

  1. Sep 20, 2019 at 1:32 PM
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    Adventurer_Alex

    Adventurer_Alex Generic mall crawler

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    I almost went down that rabbit hole. Just couldn't justify the cost of training as a civilian and then a couple years of making less $ than i am now.

    Very cool pic!
     
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  2. Oct 9, 2019 at 1:07 PM
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    AZBMXDAD

    AZBMXDAD Sorry I can't, my son has BMX

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    Your miniatures are the most fascinating things I have seen a a long time and I could look at those all damn day. Amazing work.
     
  3. Oct 27, 2019 at 8:38 PM
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    wilcam47

    wilcam47 Well-Known Member

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    Arizona now!!!
    well apparently hes not wrong yet;)
     
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  4. Oct 29, 2019 at 7:45 AM
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    six5crèéd

    six5crèéd Season too

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    Welded a fancy jig to the table and heated some 5/8” hot rolled rod for some tractor parts.

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  5. Oct 29, 2019 at 11:44 AM
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    Baerskin

    Baerskin Rocking in the Free World

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    Stock
    I mentor youth in a crime prevention program ages 12 and under.
     
  6. Nov 7, 2019 at 8:21 AM
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    six5crèéd

    six5crèéd Season too

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    I love being a machinist and making things. Just got done with this miniature arbor press. Last two photos are beside the table top press and the floor model with a 12 ounce can.

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  7. Nov 18, 2019 at 5:37 PM
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    DanSharp

    DanSharp Well-Known Member

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    I bang on a keyboard solving problems that are mostly someone else's but I'm the first to be blamed.
     
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  8. Nov 18, 2019 at 11:20 PM
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    Merlin88

    Merlin88 $8.95 large hawaiian

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    Grew these for seed for a living

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  9. Nov 18, 2019 at 11:32 PM
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    rageman

    rageman Well-Known Member

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    On-site contract Analyzer Project Specialist for a "big oil" company in Houston. I basically design systems that analyze different processes. Some of the analysis is used for EPA reg's, some are used for tighter process control. Not necessarily the most fun, but it pays well and is never boring.
     
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  10. Dec 18, 2019 at 6:23 AM
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    six5crèéd

    six5crèéd Season too

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  11. Jan 16, 2020 at 3:54 AM
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    six5crèéd

    six5crèéd Season too

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    Just got done with a fixture for a customer so they can stretch a spring to look inside it. Hopefully it works, their design not ours.

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  12. Jan 16, 2020 at 4:11 AM
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    DoVeR TaCo

    DoVeR TaCo Rather b lost in the woods then found in the city

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    6588.jpg trim trees for utility companys
     
  13. Jan 31, 2020 at 5:03 AM
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    six5crèéd

    six5crèéd Season too

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    I miss a decimal place every now and then. Today it was 1.00 instead of .100

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  14. Feb 22, 2020 at 11:35 PM
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    Matic

    Matic The "OFG" Baby!!!

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    OME 881 coils with OME nitrochargers shocks up front. TC UCA's OME Dakars with extra leaf in the rear. Warn 8000 winch with 80ft custom braided synth line. Custom 60ft synth extension. All pro tube bumper, Hi-lift jack, Safari Snorkel, Wilco tiregate. 2019 Jeep JLUR.
    I was fortunate enough to machine some parts for HArriet a few years ago. Sorry, not in the video but I machine parts for G.E. Specifically.. I work on both turbine and compressor sides of the turbine.

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  15. Feb 22, 2020 at 11:51 PM
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    AustinMada

    AustinMada Thinking About Tacos

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    Field Artillery usually but working at the NCO Academy for a broadening assignment.

     
  16. Feb 22, 2020 at 11:54 PM
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    Matic

    Matic The "OFG" Baby!!!

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    OME 881 coils with OME nitrochargers shocks up front. TC UCA's OME Dakars with extra leaf in the rear. Warn 8000 winch with 80ft custom braided synth line. Custom 60ft synth extension. All pro tube bumper, Hi-lift jack, Safari Snorkel, Wilco tiregate. 2019 Jeep JLUR.
    Thank you for your service!
     
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  17. Feb 22, 2020 at 11:56 PM
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    AustinMada

    AustinMada Thinking About Tacos

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    No problem brother. They pay me twice a month :thumbsup:
     
  18. Feb 23, 2020 at 12:54 AM
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    2ndGenOffRoad

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    Schmell Fab Sliders ATH Fab Rear Bumper Icon Stage 3 Suspension Front Runner Outfitters Roof Rack Softopper Bed Cover 285/70/17 KM3's on T4R Pro Wheels
    I'm the event manager for the Forum in Los Angeles. Love my job, I get to bring a lot of joy to millions of people a year.

    The flowers are from a Kanye West Sunday Service show. They brought in $100,000 worth of flowers, and were just throwing them away after the show so I put the Taco to work and helped deliver truck loads to nursing homes/hospitals/elementary schools around the community.

     
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  19. Feb 23, 2020 at 4:28 AM
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    AustinMada

    AustinMada Thinking About Tacos

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    Man, that's a good looking taco
     
  20. Feb 23, 2020 at 4:32 AM
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    Kolunatic

    Kolunatic Broke ass

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    Nice of you
     
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