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  • Watch that next turn, it's a doozy!

    From the wide world of You Tube comes this example of how not to arrive on the scene of a working fire. Seems to be from Queensland, AU.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAMf2uesu0A

    Enjoy!
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  • #2
    I'll bet it took a Haligan to get the seat cushion outta the driver's butt!




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    • #3
      Where did you say that was? PG county, Md?




      P.S. That was a joke, people. dont get all huffy now....
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      • #4
        Originally posted by nyckftbl
        Where did you say that was? PG county, Md?




        P.S. That was a joke, people. dont get all huffy now....
        Did I see a 33 on that truck?
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        • #5
          Well!!..............

          Originally posted by nyckftbl
          Where did you say that was? PG county, Md?




          P.S. That was a joke, people. dont get all huffy now....

          I AM FROM P.G. YOUNG MAN!! AND THAT WAS ABSOLUTELY............

          FUNNY........
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          • #6
            I'm pretty sure that if I was driving the first thing I would have done was spit all the seat cushion out of my mouth that I sucked up my *****..!
            Do it because you love it, not because you love being seen doing it.

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            • #7
              Do they teach that in driving school down there? Also, I didn't know fire burned the same way there...... We need Kiwi here!!!!

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              • #8
                Originally posted by tfpd109
                I didn't know fire burned the same way there...... We need Kiwi here!!!!
                It doesn't!

                The vidoe image was rotated 180 degrees so we (top-worlders) wouldn't get dizzy watching it.
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                • #9
                  Originally posted by fireman4949
                  It doesn't!

                  The vidoe image was rotated 180 degrees so we (top-worlders) wouldn't get dizzy watching it.
                  Ahh, thanks for pointing that out. So, how do they put water on it? Do they spray the water on the ground, and the water runs up the walls?

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                  • #10
                    OMG, apparently not to be outdone by the "Dukes of Hazard" Aussie move, some of our brothers on this side of the pond decided that they'd do this with thier engine:

                    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ir9lyYm4aw4

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by BoxAlarm187
                      OMG, apparently not to be outdone by the "Dukes of Hazard" Aussie move, some of our brothers on this side of the pond decided that they'd do this with thier engine:

                      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ir9lyYm4aw4

                      Good Lord!

                      We can get our trucks stuck on dry ground if it just clouds up a little!
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                      • #12
                        Eh hem........


                        You might be a redneck.....


                        They'll be cleaning mud out from under that rig for months.
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                        • #13
                          I like when the guy filming says "there putting on a show for us"
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                          • #14
                            Originally posted by nozzelvfd
                            I like when the guy filming says "there putting on a show for us"
                            That's what I was going to post too ....

                            "They're putting on a show for us" followed by "Well, they don't just get paid to put fires out".
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                            • #15
                              Holy crap! I puckered up when I saw that!! Imagine what the officer on the rig was thinkin!!

                              Oh, and by the way: while we might find this video a bit funny to watch, lets keep in mind that that rig was literally millimeters away from going over, and it would have wiped out about 15 people on the sidewalk!
                              Last edited by firefightergtp; 10-23-2006, 10:14 PM.

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