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Whoops, slid off the driveway.

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by Gmgbo, Jan 3, 2008.

  1. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    Two nights ago I was forced off a driveway by someone coming the opposite direction.

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  2. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    more pictures...

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  3. KGRlandscapeing

    KGRlandscapeing 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,660

    id of been upset
  4. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    and a few more...

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  5. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    Had to take down a few small trees so I didnt slide into them on the way out

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  6. emayer23

    emayer23 Senior Member
    Messages: 117

    now we know its winter when these stories start ........glad your ok trucks got some scratches
  7. lawnmasters2006

    lawnmasters2006 Senior Member
    Messages: 215

    Looks Loike It Could Of Rolled ....wht Happen ,beside Some One Running U Off The Drive...
  8. PORTER 05

    PORTER 05 Senior Member
    Messages: 449

    more info or pics on that older chvy/gmc flat-bed dually sick truck!!!!!!!!!!!
  9. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,912

    same thing happened to me on new years storm. i wasnt forced off but the customer kept saying plow out a little further, plow out alittle further. so i did and eventually fell off the parking area. luckily for me i was at the top of a hairpin drive so i was able to just drive through the 3 feet of snow down to the other end of the drive.:cry:
  10. 6.5LTDFisher

    6.5LTDFisher Member
    Messages: 50

    oh man, that is not good, How long did it take you get it out, i really dislike stupid people, maybe not stupid just not common sence... Good thing your alright!
  11. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    well its a driveway to a fish and game club and there is only a few spots to pull off, I had no where to pull off and the other guy blew by his turn off spot so we had to go two wide on a one lane road.

    The truck is a 1985 GMC K3500. I got it about a year ago with a bad engine so I put a 350 out of a 79 in it. It a 4spd with a plow and dumping flatbed. It nice to haul mulch and also has a leaf box.

    I also have a 1987 mason dump, we are in the process of restoring them both, we have 2 cabs and all the fenders, doors, ect. I can put more pictures up if you guys want to see them.

    It took 3 hours to pull up, first we tried 2 trucks pulling it sideways and it didnt work, so we cut down some trees and pulled it forward then sideways out. It was 10 degrees out which didnt help.
  12. ahoron

    ahoron Senior Member
    from here
    Messages: 422

    next time run the other guy off the road. lucky you didn't roll looks pretty steep
  13. Supper Grassy

    Supper Grassy Senior Member
    Messages: 948

    wow, lucky u didn't roll
  14. sweetk30

    sweetk30 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    that sucks. if it were me i would have stood my bigger ground. then let him eat my fisher plow. but most people can tell i am around at night as i have this all lit up. it looks like a airport zone with the amount of light coming off it. i will have to get night time pics.

  15. yamaguy

    yamaguy Senior Member
    Messages: 556

    Yea that R-tard would of been backing up or eating a Boss V. I only move for a semi or a train!

    THEGOLDPRO PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,136

    sux man def post pics of the other trucks.
  17. MightySal

    MightySal Junior Member
    Messages: 28

    You can say that again! He should of been the one to move out of your way.
    Glade your ok, that looks prety steep.
  18. EGLC

    EGLC PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,733

    Yah, no one would be pushing me off a road. This year the same thing happened to me except I was in a F-750 dump truck on a one way street. Some A-hole tried to get me to back up while pulling a 12,000lb chipper. I had one of my guys jump out and tell him to move the f- back. They guy kept on argueing and I called the cops......he got a ticket. Some ppl are pretty stupid.
  19. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    More Pictures

    First two are 89 gmc 2500, and the other are and 85 k3500 and an 87 k30

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  20. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo Senior Member
    Messages: 159

    I have all the parts to rebuild the two dump truck, just dont have the time

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