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    Default True Facts About Firefighters

    You can lock a firefighter in a concrete vault with only two steel ball bearings for one hour. When you return, one ball bearing will be lost, and the other one will be broken.

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    Yea and the firefighter will not know what happened to either one.

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    But will he have 3 feet of paracord?

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    I thought it was bowling balls ....... and paracord.
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    I thought one ended up pregnant? Hey maybe we've evolved...
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    The concrete will also be leaking hydraulic fluid.
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    should have used NFPA compliant ball bearings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nameless View Post
    should have used NFPA compliant ball bearings.
    Wouldn't make any difference. The only change would be the price of the ball bearings, which would double - even though they were exactly the same item.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nameless View Post
    should have used NFPA compliant ball bearings.
    If I put stickers on the ball bearings, will that make it noncompliant?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Fletch 8903 View Post
    If I put stickers on the ball bearings, will that make it noncompliant?
    Yes, but it has to have the sticker to prove that it's compliant.
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    Default Ball Bearings

    He'd blame "C" shift for taking the Ball Bearing....
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    The real question is where did he get the ball bearings in the first place. They most likely rolled out from under the engine right after he grenaded the pump gear case.

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