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Alaska Earthquake Pic.

by AlaskaGuy
posted 12-04-2018 12:47 AM


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#1 posted 12-04-2018 12:54 AM

link is working.

Boy, you sure are messy, how do you work like that?

Looks like there was a damn tornado or something in there.

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#2 posted 12-04-2018 01:06 AM

Wow! That’s really scary, I’m glad it didn’t do more to your property and shop.

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#3 posted 12-04-2018 01:09 AM



link is working.

Boy, you sure are messy, how do you work like that?

Looks like there was a damn tornado or something in there.

- jbay


Thanks for letting me know the links works. Working is a mess, you know sometimes it just sneaks up on you. Anyway it could have been worse. With the open shelves and all those cabinet door opening up not that much fell out of them. Haven’t started the clean up in the shop or shed yet but I think that starts tomorrow.

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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#4 posted 12-04-2018 01:11 AM

I’m happy your still with us …. them items can be replaced …. :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#5 posted 12-04-2018 01:16 AM

Oh boy what a mess.. The last big earthquake we had out here was the Northridge it kept me busy for two years fixing roofs. And from becoming homeless :(
Good luck

-- Aj

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#6 posted 12-04-2018 01:17 AM



I m happy your still with us …. them items can be replaced …. :<))

- GR8HUNTER

The best I can figure out at this point I have a mess to clean up but nothing to replace. Yes I’m counting my blessing. Not everyone was as lucky as me.

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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#7 posted 12-04-2018 02:10 AM

VERY BIG MESS!!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#8 posted 12-04-2018 04:08 AM

Thanks for the update – glad the damage is limited for you.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#9 posted 12-04-2018 04:27 AM

Yeah, that looks bad. I survived the ‘94 Northridge quake but had to replace 112 linear feet of crappy (not to code) block wall. It ended up being chain link across the back and 8’ cedar pickets on the west. Lucky- I just shoveled up a few 5 gallon buckets of glass and ceramics (my wife’s teacup collection).

-- Steven.......Random Orbital Nailer

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#10 posted 12-04-2018 04:29 AM

Glad you are OK. That made quite a mess of your shop.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#11 posted 12-04-2018 06:22 AM

I’m so happy you’re OK, AG. You were the first thing I thought of when I saw the map of affected areas.

Now, I’m with jbay… Clean up that mess. It’s shameful. It almost looks as messy as my shop on a good day!!

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#12 posted 12-04-2018 08:29 AM

Makes this Southern Californian think about doing some cleaning up around here. We haven’t had a good foot rub in a very long time.

-- Mark

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#13 posted 12-04-2018 06:56 PM

Scarry to say the least!
It’s more scarry when it hits at home!

Earthquakes, wildfires, tornados, hurricanes, and floods perhaps we need a new place; somewhat less violent.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#14 posted 12-04-2018 10:17 PM

Glad you’re ok. That must have been scary.

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#15 posted 12-04-2018 10:35 PM

Quite a shaker. Glad you weren’t damaged personally.
After a quake like this, does the ground that has moved, remain solid? I’m thinking of your deck piers.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#16 posted 12-04-2018 11:01 PM

living in socal all my life ive gone through a few big ones and have been lucky not to have much damaged so far,but i know the day of the biggest one is still coming they tell us.that crack under the deck would make me a little nervous though,i wonder how stable the ground is now?well im glad you made it with only a big mess,could have been a lot worse AG,take care.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#17 posted 12-04-2018 11:45 PM

They are trying to get a hold of you, AG…over on TPW….might check in to let them know you are OK…

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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#18 posted 12-05-2018 12:59 AM



They are trying to get a hold of you, AG…over on TPW….might check in to let them know you are OK…

- bandit571


Thanks bandit

-- Alaskan's for Global warming!

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#19 posted 12-05-2018 09:49 PM

Was really impressed with the speed of some of the road repair we have seen.

-- “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

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#20 posted 12-07-2018 07:17 AM

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