Forums Splitboard Talk Forum the pics from your work thread…. Viewing 20 posts - 1 through 20 (of 27 total) 1 2 → Author Posts July 21, 2011 at 4:31 am #575083 raym 385 Posts here’s some pics from my work. Im a logger, Im not the one who makes the clear cuts, Im the one who cleans up after the fallers to make way for a new generation of trees. the 7280B grapple yarder the 7230 log loader the 330 back spar hoe old pacific off-highway low bed 330 log loader button top madill 3800c log loader madill 124 grapple yarder/330 back spar hoe madill 124 GY cypress 7280b and madill 124 July 21, 2011 at 4:54 am #641440 imitationfunk 85 Posts man, i feel like a pussy. you want to see my power point presentation??? July 21, 2011 at 5:28 am #641441 raym 385 Posts @imitationfunk wrote: man, i feel like a pussy. you want to see my power point presentation??? aaaaaaand go July 21, 2011 at 4:05 pm #641442 strain 42 Posts I’m a prospector / ‘geological field technician’. It’s the shit. I get to work in some pretty rad places: Stream sampling: Prospecting: Lots of heli work: Slinging in a radio repeater: I even get to shred after work: Pretty sweet gig. @andrewstrain July 21, 2011 at 4:53 pm #641443 PedroDelfuego 758 Posts I hate my job….. 😥 [ July 21, 2011 at 6:16 pm #641444 sdmarkus 407 Posts Damn Andrew, sweet gig :rock: Pretty sure I saw Ray on the discovery channel 😆 I work in online retail, it pays the bills and allows for ample time off. In the winter I like to telecommute from the East Side 😉 I hope to align my day job more closely with my passions and interests one day… Receiving Shipping July 22, 2011 at 2:12 am #641445 raym 385 Posts @sdmarkus wrote: Damn Andrew, sweet gig :rock: Pretty sure I saw Ray on the discovery channel 😆 hahahaha, I want andrews job. Where I log it makes every other logging crews on that show look like a comfy desk job. July 22, 2011 at 3:54 pm #641446 JSteigs 47 Posts Just a glimpse of what goes on at a ski resort in the summer. This is a usual tower rebuild for us, sorry no shots of actually lowering any equipment. The winch. The real work goes on up there. The “little” grove. Our forklift. A view from the driver seat. July 22, 2011 at 7:10 pm #641447 fitit 343 Posts @strain wrote: Is that water being held by the snowpack? July 23, 2011 at 5:20 am #641448 strain 42 Posts @fitit wrote: Is that water being held by the snowpack? A combo of residual snowpack (photo is from October), glacial melt and runoff from heavy fall rains. @andrewstrain July 24, 2011 at 12:49 am #641449 christoph benells 717 Posts http://www.nextadventure.net i get to tune skis and snowboards at portland’s most awesome shop Strain: i talked with a Canadian lady geologist prospector yesterday. Very jealouse of you guys. i myself am persuing a degree in geology/geography oh man i want that job! July 29, 2011 at 3:49 am #641450 vapor 350 Posts A little project that were doing. custom drill rig to do soil samples. August 1, 2011 at 1:46 am #641451 tr_nz 24 Posts Interesting stuff guys! Me at “work”: August 14, 2011 at 9:28 pm #641452 IrishGav 254 Posts Going to Work– My Ride To Work— Control Room- Home for 28 days at a time— A much bigger living space inside the 24 man system onboard DSV Skandi Arctic One of the boats i work on DSV Skandi Achiever Got no decent underwater images,so heres a video from a job i was on in Azerbaijan a few years ago,not me in the water on this video,but was part of this project which was one of the deepest and heaviest construction jobs ever done 120-200m of water and 36′ pipe installations [youtube:qnih12bm]CfMdHEY9weU[/youtube:qnih12bm] August 15, 2011 at 12:51 am #641453 chrisNZ 304 Posts wholy shit sick job! irishgav. How many months off a year do you get? August 16, 2011 at 4:31 am #641454 raym 385 Posts SICK job gav!!!!!!!! I watched a show on discovery (mighty ships) last week about that ship. pretty awesome looking. August 16, 2011 at 6:55 am #641455 IrishGav 254 Posts @chrisnz wrote: wholy shit sick job! irishgav. How many months off a year do you get? I work 6 months of the year,but doing more toward end of this year so i can take a big chunk off next Jan-Apr to go snowboard 😀 August 16, 2011 at 6:57 am #641456 IrishGav 254 Posts @raym wrote: SICK job gav!!!!!!!! I watched a show on discovery (mighty ships) last week about that ship. pretty awesome looking. Yeah its a crazy boat! but its just too big and specialised to get as much work as other boats December 24, 2011 at 12:09 am #641457 raym 385 Posts New pic from work. It was left standing for the generations to follow. However, We did use it as a tail hold Finter tip to finger tip is 6′, couple hundred feet all, where its broke off is probly still around 6′. So at one point, befor the hurricane a few hundred years ago, this tree was probably 350-400′ tall…… December 24, 2011 at 5:29 am #641458 jeri534 159 Posts Viewing 20 posts - 1 through 20 (of 27 total) 1 2 → You must be logged in to reply to this topic.