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Tree vs 60mph wind, guess who wins?

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by captnroger, May 24, 2004.

  1. captnroger

    captnroger OGF Webmaster

    Man, that was some storm last night. Here's a victim, right on the corner of my lot next to my kids rooms !! :mad: For reference, this tree I'm going to guess is about 100" around (I can't 'hug' half of it, let's put it that way)



  2. ShakeDown

    ShakeDown OGF Staff Staff Member Admin

    Wow...that's a wild split.

    What you doing trying to hug trees anyways? :D

  3. Fishman

    Fishman Catch bait???


    On a serious note glad to hear it didn't hit the house.
  4. tpet96

    tpet96 Banned

    OGF's Resident Tree Hugger :D
  5. JV1


    time to get the axe and start splitting, for a tree hugger you sure will have a nice woodpile this winter
  6. mrfishohio

    mrfishohio Recovering Fishaholic

    You hug those trees & be proud of it ! We all need to love Mother Nature.
  7. I was hoping you would wait to post the pictures so I could guess who won. I would have guessed wrong though. :( Sucks to lose something like that. I hope it didn't to any damage. Happy chopping.

  8. Bit of glue, some screws and then clamp it. Be good as new. :)
  9. Ruminator

    Ruminator TeamOGF

    Roger, is the tree leaning away from the house? It looks like it.

    " OGF ResidentTree hugger" :eek: Cripes!!

    If we could but pull back into our mouth some of the things we say!! :D

    Your only choice now is to beg for mercy, Roger. Like when Corey, and Wormie, etc. see this.

    Kidding aside, I am REALLY glad you and your family are O.K.
  10. catking

    catking Banned

    Where I lived most of my young years, our house was surrounded by trees that big. One finally did get us. Glad this one didn't Roger........CK
  11. katfish

    katfish Cats are where it's at!


    In those days everones house or teepee was surrounded by trees :D
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