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Old 03-27-2016, 10:18 PM
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Safety First - antenna stub

So I have a firestick antenna that's removable so it's off most of the year and I have a kongo cage rack to haul lumber/etc.. around. Tonight I was unloading some ladders from the rack and pulled the ratchet straps off and hopped off the bumper and my shoelace loop caught on the antenna stub and luckily just banged my shin into the bumper - hurt like hell but was lucky to have had a good hold on the cage when I hopped off otherwise I could have been headed to the hospital.

I'll be relocating this antenna in very short order, likely to the spare tire holder. Just wanting to share my misfortune and poor choice of antenna location in hopes that I spare someone else the same pain or worse.

Be safe,
Benjy



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