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I Drive a Forklift

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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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    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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    I drive a forklift at work,

    a high reach forklift that lift to 8.5 meters, a normal counterbalance Forklift and a layer picking forklift which is used to pick layers off a pallet. 
    candywhite26 candywhite26 56-60, M Dec 29, 2014

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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 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 18, 2013

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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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    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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    Those people drive me nuts. Most time it is old woman drivers. OMG it irritates the hell out of me!!!
    clarktm1275 clarktm1275 36-40, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The left hand lane is the slow lane here. Aarrgghh, why do people drive at 50 when it's national speed limit?
    wonderofwonders1 wonderofwonders1 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    This rule about the left lane is really great ... on the open road. On the city loop, however, that left lane has a more important use: driving in the left lanes make room for...
    JohnInKansas JohnInKansas 70+, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    im from illinois and i had to drive to iowa. never been on the highway before. well i found out real quick i couldnt drive the speed limit in the left lane lol now i hate when...
    karianne5 karianne5 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I am Brenda I live in Phoenix Arizona and I always drive barefoot and never have shoes in my car. I am a lifeguard at a local pool so I always go to work barefoot and never bring...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I can't drive my old car and be happy because all of these ******** are on the road out to get my car. Thank god my grandpa's spirit was with me. Thank you so much grandpa. I love...
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Love to drive in rain with my friends with loud music.
    niftyim niftyim 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Driving my tri drive tanker on the bush road, I stopped to get out to check a few things. It was then that I thought, I can barely walk on this off highway road because of the ice...
    SapioT SapioT 41-45, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    i can . but im bein innuendo ish ! ^_^ <3 n nawty .. implying ^_^
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    As others have said, it's much more normal here in Europe to drive a stick shift. My trouble comes when I'm forced to drive an automatic, then forget to hide my left foot and...
    Mid40sMum Mid40sMum 41-45, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    I'm turning sixteen next month and I want to get my licence but when I was driving with my driver instructor I hit a parking block when I was trying to park there was no damage and...
    Dwoody16 Dwoody16 13-15, M Jan 31

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    Took one today, it was nice where I live and I decided to get out of the apartment for awhile. I took a 3 hours drive with no real purpose other than checking on one thing and once...
    burgh712009 burgh712009 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    The concept of "roads" sure is interesting... Just stay on this paved pathway, follow it as it turns, or stays straight, follow it as it goes under tunnel and over hill... Stick...
    xXverlorenXx xXverlorenXx 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    driving shirtless got me put off a speeding ticket.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 31

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    I need money. Who lives in the 804? Hmu
    gayescortt gayescortt 18-21, M Jan 30

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    I miss my Jetta!!! I have a highlander now and I love it but I do wish it had a manual transmission!
    Islamujer Islamujer 41-45, F Jan 29

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    A couple of days ago, I went for a drive at night. In a parking lot,I changed into black high heels with peep toe, I was already wearing pantyhose under my pants, and a short...
    lascruces1971 lascruces1971 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 29

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    I like to drive. I am lieving in the alps, so I want to see something diffrent and just start to drive to nowhere.
    renee0797 renee0797 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    When I'm driving home from somewhere and its a nice day, I'll roll all the windows down, turn the music up, and take a road I've always been curious about. Sometimes I get lost and...
    JayLabix JayLabix 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 27

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    I hate my life here, and maybe if I just up and leave with a random stranger I could figure out what I want in life. I don't know why my profile says i'm over 20, but I'm merely 18...
    Creepyluna Creepyluna 22-25, F Jan 27

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    I really want to go to one of these sometime.
    theguywiththeredhair theguywiththeredhair 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    I like to go for drives for no reason as well! No time schedule, no worries, just let all the windows down and drive. I like backroads the best. Red dirt roads are great for...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Get in and go, turn the music up and go wherever your gas tank will take you. Then you must make a decision to keep going or return.
    bigmountain1 bigmountain1 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    The best are night time drives under clear skies combined with wide open spaces
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 3 Responses Jan 26

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    My truck is a 1999 Chevy 2500 Crew Cab. I have 297000 miles on it. This has been a very good and reliable vehicle. I have a new Chevy truck on order which will arrive in about 3...
    Fatherofthedaughter Fatherofthedaughter 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 25

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    My boyfriend and I have only been together for 2 months, he is amazing and very sweet and good to me. He told me the first night we met that he doesn't have his licenses and is not...
    MeganJason24 MeganJason24 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 25

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    ... and I usually sing along too.
    time2qwerty time2qwerty 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    I drive my Avalanche shirtless all day everyday. I love it. 80% of the time the sunroof is open and all the windows are down including the back pop out. It feels great and other...
    awsmithhtx awsmithhtx 31-35 Jan 23

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    I have a Chevy Avalanche with a sunroof and the back window that pops out. In Houston the weather is conducive to drive 80% of the time with the windows down sunroof open and no...
    awsmithhtx awsmithhtx 31-35 1 Response Jan 23

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    Too busy trying to survive which means I have little time to think of or about people, I see no reason to think about people unless they're doing something for me, since most of...
    Brandnewhim2015 Brandnewhim2015 31-35, M Jan 22

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    One of great things about driving barefoot is you don't get those nasty static shocks in dry weather when you step out and then touch the door to close it. Being barefoot the...
    Sandalsrock Sandalsrock 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 21

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    Quick question. Thinking about starting up a phone sex line. Would anybody on here be interested in paying me to get off? ;]
    gglz18 gglz18 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 21

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    I imaging doing it with my crush all day every day. Unfortunatelly its only a fantasy. LOL...
    Sappheire Sappheire 31-35, F 7 Responses Jan 21

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