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Training overspill,

Discussion in 'Education & Training' started by lowly monk, May 21, 2013.

  1. lowly monk

    lowly monk Beaverton, Oregon. Just a guy. Bronze Supporter

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    Finger off the trigger, Got it. Now I noticed I keep my finger off the trigger of my drill, Saw, Pressure washer etc. Silly monk.
     
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  2. BDA.45

    BDA.45 oregon Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    I do too! Isint it great. I even hold my drill, pressure washer, etc. at somewhat low ready. Apparently training works.... weird.
     
  3. lowly monk

    lowly monk Beaverton, Oregon. Just a guy. Bronze Supporter

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    I know,I carry pressure washer like an ar.
     
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  4. Kevinkris

    Kevinkris Aloha Well-Known Member

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    next thing you know, youre reacting to the barber pulling a blow dryer.
     
  5. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    I only worrry when my barber, a self proclaimed polock, pulls out the clippers. Never realized till now but I have been indexed my circular saw when not cutting.
     
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  6. mosinguy1

    mosinguy1 out by the ocean Active Member

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    Wow now that it has been pointed out, I too am guilty!!!!!! I guess it is a good thing.
     
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  7. Ironbar

    Ironbar Tigard, OR Well-Known Member

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    I use an RF scanner like this at work. After I got back from Frontsight last month, I caught myself holding it with finger straight, off the trigger button- LOL!
     
  8. drew

    drew OR Well-Known Member

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    Its always nice when proper behavior turns into second nature.
     
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  9. Kevinkris

    Kevinkris Aloha Well-Known Member

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    wouldnt want to scan someone by mistake...
     
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  10. Allfat

    Allfat Marion County Active Member

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    Also guilty, I always carry the impact gun or drill at work with my finger straight. I have started looking for it too when I see people working, not many keep their finger off the trigger when not engaging screws.
     
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  11. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    LOL... I too, carry drills and such with a straightened booger-hook until ready to use, but I was amused to find myself carrying a caLking (pronounce the "L" now.. LOL) gun in the patrol carry postion one day... it just felt "right"... sheesh.
     
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  12. parallax

    parallax eugene, or-gun Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    yep, I catch myself all the time treating my dewalt cordless drill like a handgun, keeping it pointed in a safe direction and my finger off the trigger till I am ready to drill.
     
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