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I Drive a Forklift

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    My Job

    I love going to work because I get to drive around this really big forklift. I work in a distribution center where we ship out lots of items to a nation wide chain store. I am one of the only women in my department and that makes me kinda proud because I know I am good...
    allyKat allyKat 26-30, F 1 Response May 14, 2007

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    Forklift Heaven

    i got a Certificate for forklift driving just before xmas 07 was brilliant, the course was quite difficult  but now i have a Forklift license. They are fun to drive, very different to a car with the rearwheel steering, i like driving forklifts
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2008

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    I Love My Job

    I love going to work because I drive around on the forklift all day. I work in a bedspring distribution warehouse. We bring in bedsprings from over seas and ship them all around the world. Though I am also now the logistics manager, I load and unload containers. I am the only...
    eastsidechick eastsidechick 26-30, F Aug 13, 2007

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    Komatsu Vs. Yale

    I operate a Komatsu forklift, not a very large one I'm afraid. The other forklift at my job is a Yale, same size, & it has its disadvantages compared to the Komatsu. On the Yale, the mast is directly in front & through which on has to peer through during the normal...
    navyvet navyvet 56-60, M Dec 23, 2008

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    Enjoying Every Moment On The Forklift

     I just got my Forklift Operator's Licence and am being encouraged to use the forklift more often at my workplace, which is a distribution warehouse.  I trained on the Yale (they're great for training) and used LPG and electric Toyotas at work. Getting more used to the...
    mathandle2009 mathandle2009 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 4, 2009

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    Fun Job

    My husband works at a railroad repair warehouse. This is what he says about it. "I work at a railroad repair shop and I haul huge train car parts. It's wild how much **** you need to move around to fix a train. I drive around on a forklift for 7-8 hours straight out of the 10...
    girvingtree girvingtree 18-21, F Oct 18, 2013

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    I am 22 years old and never got a drivers license. People look at me funny when I go to buy a drink and show my learners permit. I get severe panic attacks. I HAVE driven to places...
    birdlover9 birdlover9 22-25, F Nov 24

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    I tend to make sure I drive when we go for meetings. If it isn't my car, I still offer to drive in the hope that they would allow me to. Yesterday I had to be client side for a...
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 6 Responses Dec 3

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    I refuse to own an automatic now. I just bought my first car about 5 mo. ago. when I was looking for a car, it being a stick shift was a standard for me(pun intended). I've...
    TGDOGG TGDOGG 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 19

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    Not only am I a truck driver, but I'm married to one. The difference is I'm a local driver, home every day, and hubby is an over the road driver. He promised me he would either...
    LivvieDestroyerofSocks LivvieDestroyerofSocks 18-21, F Nov 23

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    Today I was coming to the exit of a freeway where all traffic ends at a stoplight. The line was longer than usual, with a wait time of approximately 5 minutes at my position when...
    TheMadHater TheMadHater 22-25, M Nov 18

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    Since I'm homeschooled I have to wait till I'm 18 to get my drivers license. I used to be mad but honestly I don't care, less money I have to use, I COULD go to a highschool for...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 18

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    Just came back from a nude drive. I thought I'd get something to eat so first stop was the ATM. Got my cash and was going to head over to the local Jack in the Box, but then...
    BareFunintheSun BareFunintheSun 51-55, M Nov 29

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    Just got home from the best semi random drive. Live in central MI, been pretty stressed lately (ok, like close to nervous breakdown stressed) so I gassed up and just went. Started...
    thesubtwin thesubtwin 26-30, T 1 Response Dec 6

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    I have a 200 mile drive ahead of me that I'll probably drive naked.
    georgiokr georgiokr 56-60, M 5 Responses Dec 8

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    I hate stupid drivers!!! and the ones that text and drive too!!!
    bayowolf2 bayowolf2 51-55, M Dec 10

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    its not that I don't want to,but basically,years ago when I was learning to drive, I was doing great,and enjoyed it. but I started having seizures,and had one while at the wheel...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I drive a 2007 VW Golf City (: and my hubby drives a 2008 Ford Escape!
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    A month ago I took delivery of a very special car. It is a 93 Mercedes 300E. My 88 was wrecked and I found this one on auction out of Tacoma Washington. It had been a one...
    pdqsailor1 pdqsailor1 51-55, M 1 day ago

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    Before I get my driving license. I want someone to teach me how to drive. Then I go to take the test and pass with no problem.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 19

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    I bought a new moped recently, its Vespa VX from Piaggio introduced in India last year. A very beautiful model. I love to ride it, like everything about it, its looks its...
    usscalifornia41 usscalifornia41 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 22

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    I am so scared of driving... I'm 18 and almost everyone my age at school has a license. I just panic and forget how to breathe and want to runaway. My boyfriend says driving is...
    helloIamhopeful helloIamhopeful 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    he is the best race driver ever born...... just look at his stats... and the skills ..... i think he is one of the best ever
    adrai19966 adrai19966 18-21, M Nov 26

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    I blast my music and sing when I'm driving I love heading down motorways and dual carriageways going between 60-80mph just enjoying the drive x
    Tomm3y Tomm3y 18-21, M Nov 27

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    I took the road test and I passed the road test so now I am a driver :-)
    samuelsluck986 samuelsluck986 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 28

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    But both need to drive to crazy for me.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 29

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    I drive a navy blue Continental GT, such an amazing car! I've put 108,000 miles on it in the passed few years, and have not once had to take it to the shop, other than routine...
    chauncey25 chauncey25 18-21, M Nov 29

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    I wear tights at work under my jeans to start with. Friday nights I always wear tights and panties during the day and then take my jeans off and slide on short skirt for the trip...
    bacon62 bacon62 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    I love driving, I'm so happy I'll be getting my license in January. Having a permit and not a license is hard because I have to be with someone who is over 18. I can't wait to take...
    Annaelaine Annaelaine 13-15, F Dec 2

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    My first car I ever owned was an automatic - but my second was a manual and I've never looked back. I refuse to own automatic stick shift is SO much more fun to drive!
    DrunkGiraffe DrunkGiraffe 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 4

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    You Are the Contented Cruiser. If you could drive and put your feet up on the dashboard, you would. For you, driving isn't about how fast you get to your destination, its about...
    Vetrov Vetrov 51-55, M Dec 7

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    To my crotchety, old man neighbor who drives like a bat out of hell. Yeah, we see yah.
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    Hey ladies my drive is up and ready to play lets get naked.. Let's talk and see what happens. I love to exchange pics..
    horneybear79912 horneybear79912 36-40, M Dec 9

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    Well I can drive Auto, well now seeing that I am infatuated with driving a stick/manual I finally bought myself a stick, All i can say is WHAT THE F*^K IS THIS ****!!!!!!, It looks...
    Arizv11 Arizv11 22-25, M Dec 10

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    Two more days until freedom. I haven't been able to drive for over 6 months for a stupid dumb reason and Saturday, I can! Can't wait to go out Saturday night ;)
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F a week ago

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    I drive a 2013 Dodge Dart....orange!!! My other car is a 2011 Dodge Avenger
    bacon62 bacon62 51-55, M 11 Responses 3 days ago

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    I drive a 54 reg MG ZT :-)
    NotSuchAnInnocentGirl NotSuchAnInnocentGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    So I'm like having a screaming match with my mum driving out of the supermarket car park I had accidentally flicked the headlights off and when I switched the high beams on she...
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F 11 hrs ago

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    it seem like i can't get enough sex no matter what i do to relive myself
    budsmith9478 budsmith9478 36-40, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I suck at driving and I got a DUI. Yup. Thats that
    ChangingFaces5 ChangingFaces5 22-25 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I thought about it. I failed the learners test 5 times and thought forget it. It would be too expensive for insurance.
    Balloonboy33 Balloonboy33 26-30, M Nov 18

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    Seriously. If you're in the left-most lane and people are passing you on the right, or you're not passing anyone, GTFO of the way.
    m3mb3r1 m3mb3r1 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    Moving houses has finished for the year. So going back to long haul truck driving for Canada and USA
    stumpy325 stumpy325 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 20

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    Moonlight White Infiniti G37s...curvy, sexy and smooth!
    FeedMySenses FeedMySenses 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 21

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    Is this a bad thing? I mean I'm 38 and I never get tired or soft!!!
    totaldisapointment totaldisapointment 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 24

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    so awesome, I failed it the first time and passed it with flying colors the second. it was snowing during my second test too!
    zeusandwich zeusandwich 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 26

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