What are your other skills?

Discussion in 'Chit Chat' started by KMatle, Feb 8, 2015.

  1. KMatle

    KMatle Expert Licensed User

    My GF bought a small house (build arround 1900) and we pulled everything out (water supply, "heating", electrics) and build it up again in about 2 months.
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  2. Cableguy

    Cableguy Expert Licensed User

    My formation was around electronics but always been a jack of all trades...
  3. wonder

    wonder Expert Licensed User

    Making these ugly babies:
  4. Cableguy

    Cableguy Expert Licensed User

    Way too much onions there
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  5. MikeH

    MikeH Well-Known Member Licensed User

  6. JakeBullet70

    JakeBullet70 Well-Known Member Licensed User

    On no. Perfect onions!!!!
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  7. lemonisdead

    lemonisdead Well-Known Member Licensed User

    Creating and selling clothes for pregnant women

    Translation : Well, is it a way of looking at a pregnant ?
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  8. susu

    susu Well-Known Member Licensed User

    I can awake for 36 hours then sleep for 24 hours. Does it count?
  9. udg

    udg Expert Licensed User

    Helping models to reach that nice shape so they can buy lemonisdead's clothes :)

    It's an hard work but somedody has to do it :D
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  10. wonder

    wonder Expert Licensed User

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  11. Tom Christman

    Tom Christman Active Member Licensed User

    Playing acoustic guitar and 5-string banjo ....mostly folk music.
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  12. HotShoe

    HotShoe Well-Known Member Licensed User

    I am very skilled in doing as little as possible... :)

    --- Jem
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  13. Troberg

    Troberg Well-Known Member Licensed User

    * Knotting and ropework. A very relaxing hobby.

    * Shooting people in a hospital. (Well, it's no longer used as a hospital, it's not real guns and the other people are in the game volontarily.)

    * Making huge rockets in Kerbal Space Program, and most of the time, they don't blow up.

    * Catching naked, slimy pikes. (No, it's not a sexual reference, it's fishing.)

    * Kicking butt in BF4.

    * Complaining about the snow. I'm the effing king of this!
  14. corwin42

    corwin42 Expert Licensed User

    I built a complete new house in about a few weeks last year.


    Ok, it doesn't have electricity or water supply but it has a rope ladder, a balcony and a pirate flag and the kids love it...
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  15. Douglas Farias

    Douglas Farias Expert Licensed User

    - Sleep
    - Make Money
    - Play Video Game =)
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  16. Beja

    Beja Expert Licensed User

    This house is a landmark. beside repairing it think also preserving any original design and colors.. firehouse, roofs.. etc.. expose old fittings, windows, doors
    wiring and pipes, and hide the new working ones. the best bet is to hire archeologist to help you. :)
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  17. eurojam

    eurojam Well-Known Member Licensed User

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  18. WAZUMBi

    WAZUMBi Well-Known Member Licensed User

    Besides getting banned on Google Play and AdMob?
    I work on cars.
    My cars. My ex-wive's car. My kids cars. My friends cars. Lately it seems like that's all I do.

    Not because I like to however.
    While being interesting I despise it. I hate it with a passion.
    It's dirty, frustrating, time consuming, and just plain annoying as hell!

    My problem?
    I have yet to find an honest and strait forward auto mechanic or shop.
    I can go on for hours about the many, many times I have been swindled in my youth.
    After years of being mislead and ripped off I finally decided to learn it myself.

    After literally $1000's in tools and many rebuilt engines and transmissions later I can now unhappily say I will never take my cars to a mechanic again!
    Right now I am replacing the timing chain on my sons 2008 Ford 4.0 V6 Mustang. Absolute nightmare. But at the local Ford dealership? $4000. Yeah?

    I'd rather be programming Flappy Bird... :)
  19. Troberg

    Troberg Well-Known Member Licensed User

    When I did that on my Pontiac (5 liter V8), I simply unhooked the old chain, hooked the new one on to it, carefully turned the engine a full revolution until I could unhook the old chain from the new and snap the new chain together. It was more work removing the cover (not much space under the hood) than it was to replace the chain.
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  20. susu

    susu Well-Known Member Licensed User

    Wait! I always think you're about 20~30 years old. Sorry, my bad :D

    Sorry again for off topic.
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