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Old 01-18-2009, 05:46 PM   #1
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what does a prepper do? i do commercial hvac but im doing labor work thru an agency as i am unemployed at this time. so as far as a residential Prepper, what does he do what tools does he need. thanks for any info.
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Old 01-18-2009, 05:57 PM   #2
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what does a prepper do? i do commercial hvac but im doing labor work thru an agency as i am unemployed at this time. so as far as a residential Prepper, what does he do what tools does he need. thanks for any info.
He is a fluffer for residential contractors

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What do we think guys. Another newbie pinata, or a gift from one of the moderators with the keys to the kingdom?

If it is real, I can only say this: The DeadHead Derek Troll Alarm is a must.
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Old 01-18-2009, 06:28 PM   #5
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hahahaha.. funny but come on, i cant find work right now and ive got a family. The co. i worked for got sunk and im just trying to get temp work until i can find something in my trade. so i was offered a job as a prepper thru an agency and just want to know what to expect. should i even accept the job?it pays fairly decent for a labor job.
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If you're hired as a laborer I doubt if you'll be expected to show up with more than a toolbelt, hammer (with holder), tape measure, pencil, pliers, screwdrivers, utility knife and perhaps some enthusiasm.
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.... im doing labor work thru an agency ... as a residential Prepper....

You probably should have asked them what it meant.
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sounds to me like your gonna be the guy that shows up a 1/2 before the A-team gets there and get the tools, extension cords, air hoses stretched out for them then be a gofer the rest of the day then play joey clean-up at the end of the day when the A-team heads home. IMHO
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You've misunderstood. It's not residential prepper, it's Presidential Repper and it has to do with the impending inauguration. There are traditions in the construction industry, going back as far as the Garfield administration, that have to do with each inauguration day.

Clearly, this is somehow related to the work you will find when you arrive at the job. A clerical mistake has confused you.
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hahahaha.. funny but come on, i cant find work right now and ive got a family. The co. i worked for got sunk and im just trying to get temp work until i can find something in my trade. so i was offered a job as a prepper thru an agency and just want to know what to expect. should i even accept the job?it pays fairly decent for a labor job.

Just show up with knee pads and chap stick and you will be ok
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Just show up with knee pads and chap stick and you will be ok
EXACTLY!
By the way, Repper spelled backwards is reppeR.
When Malco comes on, which is inevitable with this thread, he will explain the significance of this.
You must be very, very careful how you approach this job you've landed.
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You mean to tell me there are guys out there that will get my cords and hoses out and get me all set up for work!!!! What about the radio? Sh-t, I wish I had known this.




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When Malco comes on, which is inevitable with this thread, he will explain the significance of this.

I am wondering what is taking him so long to post in this thread?
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He's still in a twitter over
the fact that there are
Masons here.
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you just get a house ready for occupany - or resale -forclosure clean-out- or renting- etc, etc.

Or maybe you meet "Dirk Diggler"

Who knows? Tell us what happens--

You're probly gonna be FLUFFIN' though---!!!!!!!!!

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what does a prepper do?

IMO a prepper, is a term used by painters/sprayers to work done before to be painted/sprayed example: masking, floor protection ....etc
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what does a prepper do?

IMO a prepper, is a term used by painters/sprayers to work done before to be painted/sprayed example: masking, floor protection ....etc
Nah, c'mon, that's too obvious, that can't be right, can it? This is something weird and conspiracy driven. Can't just be taping and setting up tools and what-not.
What happened to the OP anyway? And where IS Malco.

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He's still in a twitter over
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He's making more of those tin foil hats. The Mason-proof ones need multiple layers.
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What happened to the OP anyway? And where IS Malco.

He's making more of those tin foil hats. The Mason-proof ones need multiple layers.
And obviously the must be
on the level and on the square!
Takes time.
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And obviously the must be
on the level and on the square!
Takes time.
..by the plumb and the All Seeing Eye....

He may be busy for some time....
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To Do List:
1. Go find job
-Found job,..Good
2. Go online and find out what i just got hired to do....
3. Go do job.

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