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Old 06-30-2015, 05:53 PM   #1
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I started to clean out my personal pick-up after about 6 years of use, I now us a Company van. I did use the pick-up for about 3 years of the 6 on one job, now the last 3 on another, NOT going there!.

I HAD a cross-lay box, and 2 side boxes on it.

AND I have not even gone to back seat yet!! LOL

I found tools that I forgot I owned, and more chit than I would have ever thought! AND I filled a 5 gallon bucket up with just the JUNK nails, screws, bolts, etc.

Please tell me that I am not the "only one" here! LOL

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Old 06-30-2015, 06:47 PM   #2
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a 5 gallon pail...that's impressive

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Old 06-30-2015, 06:56 PM   #3
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I have a service body van. I can't even begin to imagine some of the treasures hidden in there. It's not a total pigsty but I tend to pick up one smallish box of miscellaneous stuff at the very end of each job and there's extra space so they just stay there for a while.
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Same here. Have years of that crap. In fact when I moved a couple years ago, I filled a 30 yd dumpster with leftover job crap.
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I parked my old van, took what I needed out of it and there it sits, still half full of stuff I thought I really needed.
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I finally did a full douche out of my truck two weeks ago. Now it looks like I never touched it.

I pulled one full 30 gallon garbage can of garbage, a small cooler of misc. small tools and bits, etc. Plus a large armload if clothing. Then there was the lost paperwork and a two month old breakfast burrito.
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I am too OCD and Anal. Never found more than a handful of fasteners and sometimes find a tool tucked away that I forgot I had, but never anything that needed to be turned upside down and shaken out.
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Jesus. I show up early to appointments and use that time for email, restocking the systainers, making a list of stuff to restock, and cleaning up.
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My truck is reasonably clean and organized.
My garage is another story.
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Jesus. I show up early to appointments and use that time for email, restocking the systainers, making a list of stuff to restock, and cleaning up.
Yep, I can see it now. Me showing up in someone's drive way early in my white panel van crawling in the back and messing around for awhile...... Yeah.....Not gonna happen!!
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Jesus. I show up early to appointments and use that time for email, restocking the systainers, making a list of stuff to restock, and cleaning up.
I'll do the same thing.
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My shops a bit of a mess, but I know where everything is. Truck gets cleaned semi regular, and often I sweep the bed out when I clean too.
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Yep, I can see it now. Me showing up in someone's drive way early in my white panel van crawling in the back and messing around for awhile...... Yeah.....Not gonna happen!!
Get it lettered and you won't look weird at all.
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I just spread the stuff across a couple job sites...
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Get it lettered and you won't look weird at all.
You've obviously never seen me.
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I started to clean out my personal pick-up after about 6 years of use, I now us a Company van. I did use the pick-up for about 3 years of the 6 on one job, now the last 3 on another, NOT going there!.

I HAD a cross-lay box, and 2 side boxes on it.

AND I have not even gone to back seat yet!! LOL

I found tools that I forgot I owned, and more chit than I would have ever thought! AND I filled a 5 gallon bucket up with just the JUNK nails, screws, bolts, etc.

Please tell me that I am not the "only one" here! LOL

Thanks, I need a beer!

I must have bought an old can of yours. I was cleaning out the back when I bought it and started reaching into the body panel cavities. I found soooooo much crap. Old handsaws, screwdrivers, wrenches, an old jigsaw and an old electric drill.

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