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18Bravo
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 02:07 AM UTC
https://imgur.com/gallery/sJGpZRI
RobinNilsson
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 02:20 AM UTC

I'd say that it was more "Oh Sh*t!!!" than "Oops"
A pure classic!
/ Robin
Frenchy
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 02:52 AM UTC
Sometimes it may be better to leave things as they are...

H.P.
Bonaparte84
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 03:22 AM UTC
That's your normal Bundeswehr right there...
Kevlar06
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 04:00 AM UTC
"Well, now that we got the APC upright, maybe we can hook it up to the wrecker and pull it over..."

VR, Russ
edklingon
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 04:42 AM UTC

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"Well, now that we got the APC upright, maybe we can hook it up to the wrecker and pull it over..."

VR, Russ





I think someone will get no weekend pass this month...
Scarred
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 05:03 AM UTC
I like the way he swings his arms, looks around like 'did anybody see that oh hey a camera' the walks outa frame.
WXerock
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 05:17 AM UTC
Just wow!

Regards,

Eric
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 05:56 AM UTC
Try explaining that to the 1st Sgt. back at the maintenance depot,,, just try!
kaleu
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 06:00 AM UTC
That's not going to be buffed out.
panamadan
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 06:06 AM UTC
Brakes...
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Striker
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:07 AM UTC
Or even some large rocks to stick under the wheels.
Klaus-Adler
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:12 AM UTC
a true Kodak moment if ever I saw one.

thanks for posting
TankManNick
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:23 AM UTC
Classic 'fix one problem, cause another'!

Or how to wreck a Wrecker!

DOH!
Darius359au
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:32 AM UTC
That was Murphy in action right there
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:50 AM UTC

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https://imgur.com/gallery/sJGpZRI



My, GRACIOUS!!!
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:52 AM UTC

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That was Murphy in action right there





That guy "Murphy" sure gets around, doesn't he?
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:55 AM UTC

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That's your normal Bundeswehr right there...



Hi, Nicolas!

Which "Bonaparte" are we talking about..? (referring to your call-sign)
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 10:57 AM UTC

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I'd say that it was more "Oh Sh*t!!!" than "Oops"
A pure classic!
/ Robin



Looks like one of the "Military Fails" on Youtube!
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 11:01 AM UTC

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"Well, now that we got the APC upright, maybe we can hook it up to the wrecker and pull it over..."

VR, Russ



Hi, Russ!

Doesn't a wrecker usually weigh LESS than an APC..? I mean...

M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 11:03 AM UTC

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That's not going to be buffed out.



Experience in the Auto Body Business?
M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 11:06 AM UTC

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Try explaining that to the 1st Sgt. back at the maintenance depot,,, just try!



Well ya know, the 1st Sergeant will have some explaining to do, too!!!

That guy in the video is going to have ONE SORE BUNGHOLE...
Namabiiru
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 12:43 PM UTC

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Try explaining that to the 1st Sgt. back at the maintenance depot,,, just try!



Well ya know, the 1st Sergeant will have some explaining to do, too!!!

That guy in the video is going to have ONE SORE BUNGHOLE...



And where was the safety observer during this whole evolution? Oh, right--capturing it all on film...

M4A1Sherman
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 01:40 PM UTC

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Sometimes it may be better to leave things as they are...

H.P.



Hi, Henri-Pierre!!!

My Dad used to use an old Ukrainian saying- In order for this saying to make sense in English, I would have to translate it in this way:

"Sh*t won't stink as much if you leave it alone..."
vettejack
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Posted: Friday, February 01, 2019 - 02:03 PM UTC
"hey Bubba, watch this!"...