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Old 05-15-2018, 08:36 AM
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Wow. So glad to hear you escaped mostly unscathed considering the circumstances. Maybe the good karma from your efforts to post this excellent thread paid off. Caddy is safe and I have a feeling you know someone who can make the truck look good as new.
Again, happy you were not seriously injured.
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Old 05-15-2018, 12:13 PM
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Glad to hear you are ok, Jack. There's a lot more invested in you than any vehicle. Things are just things.
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Old 05-15-2018, 02:00 PM
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Very glad your okay sir.
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Old 05-15-2018, 02:28 PM
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Glad you're OK Jack, and the Caddy escaped. It took me years to realise I can't multi task, so thinking of one thing and doing another will result in failure.
Hopefully you will heal quick.
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Old 05-15-2018, 02:39 PM
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Accident can happen to all Jack and it could have been much worse, hope you soon can continue your amazing build and have your truck fixed
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Old 05-15-2018, 02:46 PM
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Wow! That was scary!

Just an FYI, really pay close attention to your leg as it heals. An older retired friend of mine recently had a wheel barrow tip over and land on her leg. It looked like an abrasion, but in a few days to a week it swelled up and split the skin. It then was infected and has been a real pain to heal. She recently had to have a vacuum pump system installed to try to relieve the swelling. It's been at least 3-4 weeks and it is still not better.

Bottom line, the healing process can be slow. Take care of yourself.
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Old 05-15-2018, 05:37 PM
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Hard luck Jack; thank goodness you are still kicking!

Wonder-drug number 2, from my list of useful things; as Bimmer says infection sucks, so coat your wounds liberally with Betadine antiseptic at least twice a day.

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Old 05-16-2018, 06:06 AM
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That was a close call mate and glad you came out of it as well as you did!
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Old 05-16-2018, 07:19 PM
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Glad your ok Jack! I once reached to get the ringing phone not remembering the wheel cocks had been pulled out from the race car. I got my foot caught Under the big racing slick. The car stared to roll with me being pulled in 2 ways. Dislocated my knee (again). Fred26T
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Old 05-17-2018, 10:11 AM
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Thanks for sharing Jack. Quick thinking on your part evaded worse injury. Good luck on your part saved the Caddy. Heal up and go on.


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