Back At The Minnow Pond Project

27 Qer 2020
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  • Should disconnect the battery cables when leaving it for a long time. Save them draining

    Roy MagnusRoy Magnus14 ditë më parë
  • He was trying to hide the stumps and not have to haul it

    BILL CBILL C17 ditë më parë
  • You sure have some nice equipment . On top of that enough equipment to be able to leave some at a different job for 2 months.

    BILL CBILL C17 ditë më parë
  • Chris the other man must not have a soul to take the money from the man like he did GOD will this up with him later lol

    Billy Bob HarrisonBilly Bob HarrisonMuaj më parë
  • This is 1 hell of a Huge job chris 👍

    Mark ArnottMark ArnottMuaj më parë
  • And the one love his attention to detail just a little bit of detail that people just don't care about like you said I'm trying not to make a big mess this is their road to their Ranch most people wouldn't give to s****

    Mark SenterfittMark Senterfitt2 muaj më parë
  • I've been around a lot of operators and you're one badass dude

    Mark SenterfittMark Senterfitt2 muaj më parë
  • You manoeuvr those machines like they are extensions of your body. Lovely to watch

    Alana MarshAlana Marsh2 muaj më parë
  • When there is 4 times the dirt there than what was dug out, it's because it was a dump site for the other job sites. I've seen some do it. Maybe the other contractor should have been more than run off.

    leathernluvleathernluv3 muaj më parë
  • @letsdig18 More videos like this - aprox. 33:19 minutes, please !

    MrGusar123MrGusar1233 muaj më parë
  • I have 1000plus hours on a mini excavator digging over water lines gas lines etc. But still I learn from you with the bigger machines. My rubber tracked kubota doesn’t exactly suffer from sliding down hills

    Dennis De JongDennis De Jong3 muaj më parë

    Rich PaulsonRich Paulson3 muaj më parë
  • So wouldn't it be easier to push this dirt around with a dozer? Is it too muddy?

    CourtCourt3 muaj më parë
  • Must be nice to have equipment you can park for months....

    John HennessyJohn Hennessy3 muaj më parë
  • Love your videos. Thanks for giving us a peek into your world. I know it’s a lot of work. Question... When you have a large job and such soft ground, is there a bigger bucket available that would be more efficient? More volume per swing?

    novemunusunusnovemunusunus3 muaj më parë
  • A curious question. What is the actual problem with diggin down the logs and stumps as the previous contractor did? Wont they rot down and become soil?

    Jan HasselgrenJan Hasselgren3 muaj më parë
  • Thanks for taking the trouble to set up cameras from different POV' really adds to the viewing.....

    Otto KrieteOtto Kriete3 muaj më parë
  • 1:26 Really ?? ANTI-THEFT CORE = 0000 (i know that is dumb; but really change it) put at least something creative 😎

    Nenad KraljNenad Kralj3 muaj më parë
  • why do I keep watching

    J PauliJ Pauli3 muaj më parë
  • The previous company should have been fired long, long before they were. Was the customer unable to monitor the project?

    Mark WheelerMark Wheeler3 muaj më parë
  • Better to have grass in you track than grass in you crack.😅😅😅

    Jim GarrettJim Garrett3 muaj më parë
  • What do you do with your old mats?

    Judson KelleyJudson Kelley3 muaj më parë
  • ant-theft code: 0000 LOOOOL

    David GDavid G3 muaj më parë
  • So I've seen you play with conveyors have you ever thought about getting a conveyor

    loren golliherloren golliher3 muaj më parë
  • So who’s Alex? Don’t recall hearing about him/seeing him in videos before.

    pjs5191pjs51913 muaj më parë
  • Seems to me, a dozer with swamp tracks would have made this job MUCH fasted/more efficient.

    Al BubblesAl Bubbles3 muaj më parë
  • Iam just strating out and your videos really help..hopefully i dont make any major mistakes.

    alan raleighalan raleigh3 muaj më parë
  • gezzzzz look at all the crap in the ground. Hope you charge a good price to fix other peoples garbage work.

    ArubahaArubaha3 muaj më parë
  • I know this is going to sound crazy, but have you been out here before? This site looks failure? It might have been another place, but where you were just moving the trees and stumps from look almost exactly like some place you have been before.

    James TJames T3 muaj më parë
  • Is that Alex Lomax, Lomax construction? If so I know him! Good dude!

    Lucas WhiteLucas White3 muaj më parë
  • The smooth motions of that excavator and the ability to keep grade likes has me mesmerized. I wish i had that kinda talent... need to find someone in NC to do similar type work on some property we acquired...

    Tim SamosaTim Samosa3 muaj më parë
  • It looks really nice :o) - they maybe couldn’t get haul trucks because they don’t pay because they get chased off job sites? The plant hire company I worked for was on the stop with everyone all the time :o

    teamidristeamidris3 muaj më parë
  • you had those 2 almost brand new machines $1M sitting for 2 months not making money you must be rich or stupid

    markmark3 muaj më parë
  • Wonder how other guy got all that piled up ?? In middle of summer or a,drought. Or maybe he had mats too

    Dave StinsonDave Stinson3 muaj më parë
  • Check the oil before you start the engine

    Gordan ShirleyGordan Shirley3 muaj më parë
  • Cold start in 2020🤗

    Patrick GlossPatrick Gloss3 muaj më parë
  • Did you bid on the REWORK, or did they seek you out to FIX THE MESS?

    JDJD3 muaj më parë
  • Wouldn't a dozer with wide tracks be easier? Push all the piles down and then load the truck. I'm not trying to stir the pot, just asking a question.

    MrJpsjMrJpsj3 muaj më parë
  • I'm from Canada and I love these videos, but I just want to know why ponds are so popular around there? Are they for swimming or water storage?? Any replies from anyone would be great! Thank you!!

    Kevin DoddsKevin Dodds3 muaj më parë
  • Unfortunately, this is a common mistake on Volvo dump trucks, that they drain the battery, even if you turn off the main power.

    The new Making it HappenThe new Making it Happen3 muaj më parë
  • Nobody said anything about you showing us your security code...I guess you've shown it before.

    Troy CurrieTroy Currie3 muaj më parë
  • Right rear tire is low on the of road dump truck. Bring service truck with air. :) You do a good job.

    Tuco BenedictoTuco Benedicto3 muaj më parë
  • Man, you got your work cut out!!! But it is manageable.. I’ve seen ALOT WORSE here in Virginia

    AnglingNVirginiaAnglingNVirginia3 muaj më parë
  • back tire looked low at 13:20

    Travis WatsonTravis Watson3 muaj më parë
  • I don't know about the rest of y'all, but this guy's channel is my new crack! Kids say they are going to ship me off to rehab this week!

    marc ransommarc ransom3 muaj më parë
  • So many trees in those back woods.

    STONEDaySTONEDay3 muaj më parë
  • How long does it take to clean your equipment after doing a job?

    Douglas McwhirterDouglas Mcwhirter3 muaj më parë
  • Damn son looks different dried out... "He's a smmmmmmoooooottthhhhhh. Oooopppppppaaaarrtttoorr

    Tim JohnsonTim Johnson3 muaj më parë
  • Always get multiple bids for any job... ask for references and check them out.

    G NuclurG Nuclur3 muaj më parë
  • You need to change your code from 0000 to 1111 now :p

    KrozmarKrozmar3 muaj më parë
  • Snakes that sounds iffy

    banditgsfsusukibanditgsfsusuki3 muaj më parë
  • Snap, I use ****** for my operator code too

    horse1066horse10663 muaj më parë
  • Nice looking back tire

    constructionwork 18constructionwork 184 muaj më parë
  • Wow! That is a huge mess! We new it would be when you went in and cleaned out all the trees. Looks like the original contractor sent guys out there with little supervision!

    CharlesCharles4 muaj më parë
  • CHRIS digging out ponds and small lakes have you ever found a stolen car or truck in the mud that they did not know was there ??

    Randy TravisRandy Travis4 muaj më parë
  • Maybe they brought in a load of dirt from another job so saving money not paying to dump it in an official dump, I'm in England and it goes on here,

    starfiremalestarfiremale4 muaj më parë
  • Eastern seaboard seems a huge clay pan....with several feet of sand in mixed layers with clay between...what a nice liner to give you a high watertable..!

    Peter LeePeter Lee4 muaj më parë
  • He didn't haul out to the best spot...the random jumble and stick burials was amateur at best...hmmm you're gonna spend time just sifting out garbage for a good burn. ..some is so muddy it may not burn for a while.

    Peter LeePeter Lee4 muaj më parë
  • Chris do you see at any point using your New 220 on a Guins Project or will they be kept separate. Are you considered competators now? lol ya have to admit it's a little unique the position you're in. Just curious thats all. I'm happy everyone is getting work. Congrats on the new excavator. A Nice reminder of all that hard work the last 20 years.

    Rock Brigade CommunityRock Brigade Community4 muaj më parë
  • Right rear tire looked low

    edmcwvedmcwv4 muaj më parë
  • The right rear tire was low

    Oil Sands 4 LifeOil Sands 4 Life4 muaj më parë
  • I think I would love doing this kind of work maybe I need to find someone to work for

    southsidemikevlogssouthsidemikevlogs4 muaj më parë
  • The last 3 videos I’ve watched look like the biggest messes. If only the customers would have paid you first.......

    Mic BrooksMic Brooks4 muaj më parë
  • I'd really like to hear from whoever was into this project before.

    John Derek MitchellJohn Derek Mitchell4 muaj më parë
  • Bad part about letting them batteries go dead it will kill them quick

    dirtshower250dirtshower2504 muaj më parë
  • It Pays to Hire a Contractor that knows Exactly how to Efficiently use the Equipment he Owns. 👍

    Ken S.Ken S.4 muaj më parë
  • Surprising to me that the Clueless (Cheaper) Contractor somehow manages to stay in Bidnez. 👎

    Ken S.Ken S.4 muaj më parë
    • Some people will say nothing and pay anyway. Then they just have someone else come do it. My wife watched a group do all the sidewalks over where she works. The job was just atrocious. Holes, pocked concrete with lips and ridges on it. The property manager just hired another contractor who pulled it all up and laid proper sidewalks.

      Rofl StompsRofl Stomps2 muaj më parë
  • What a mess

    kb7722kb77224 muaj më parë
  • The Mess on this Property is what Happens when you Don’t give Chris G. a phone call First. 🤪

    Ken S.Ken S.4 muaj më parë
  • I didn't know dirt perfect worked in NC? 🤣🤣🤣🤣 just kidding of course

    Chris DishmanChris Dishman4 muaj më parë
  • You don't put battery disconnects on your equipment??? Idea... Put a trickle charger with a solar panel you can put on your roof of your equipment.

    WTF To Late!WTF To Late!4 muaj më parë
  • Chris is this your company? Or you work for someone?

    Balmer's TrumpedUp20Balmer's TrumpedUp204 muaj më parë
  • Burying garbage in the bank is as bad as compacting by tracking over it with a skid steer or an excavator. Neither is correct.

    Dale olsonDale olson4 muaj më parë
  • Why didnt you took the 250 thre, since you amoving a lot of dirt ?

    carlos moçocarlos moço4 muaj më parë
  • Cleaning up someone else's mess is not always easy, but you always get the job done right. Looking good.

    David RobinsDavid Robins4 muaj më parë
  • I watched a 2016 video Volvo did of you Chris. It was pretty cool.

    NS5107 aka ChazCoNS5107 aka ChazCo4 muaj më parë
  • As the saying goes Chris. Cowboys don't care .and that guy was the king of the cowboy contractors

    Martin NorrisMartin Norris4 muaj më parë
  • Must be so frustrating having to go in and fix another company's bad work. Great job!

    steve cobbsteve cobb4 muaj më parë
  • What part of NC are you located?

    Casey BlackCasey Black4 muaj më parë
  • Nice smooth work!!

    Crazy CoyoteCrazy Coyote4 muaj më parë
  • Hey Chris even thou you are cleaning up and fixing what the other people messed up on. i can say for a fact that you'll do i Right and it'll look awesome when its all done. I know it'll be many videos but from a before and after completion everyone will be able to tell that it was done by professionals and not someone that has no idea what their doing. Keep doing what you do Chris and im always waiting for the next video

    IcerthebluelionIcerthebluelion4 muaj më parë
  • Tim, you are so "smooth" with that bucket. You could probably win money like the old guy I used to work with. He had been a backhoe operator for many years and won lots of money from people betting them he could pick up a sheet of paper with his bucket. The "great unwashed public", would of course take the bet. Then he would plug his ears to protect them from the yelling after he waved the bucket just barely over the sheet of paper, creating a draft and curling the paper right into the bucket! Maybe sometime you could show...!

    gcflower99gcflower994 muaj më parë
  • the back tire looks like it is low

    Ronald PiperRonald Piper4 muaj më parë
  • Always fun cleaning up someone else’s mess!

    Buz WyerBuz Wyer4 muaj më parë
  • Great to see a well kept cab that's clean and well kept.. Like the little brush for sweeping out the dirt same as myself 😂

    Glen GallagherGlen Gallagher4 muaj më parë
  • Looks like he's burning up a lotta lumber logs and firewood logs. Lumber yards take logs 3 to 6 inch to chip for plywood and that new chipboard I'd never use. They began using it on Arcade game cabinets and it's junk that falls apart in high humidity area's like Florida.

    Ronald HeitRonald Heit4 muaj më parë
  • So is the 220 your in today your dads I was just wondering how that works. Or yours? Mr.chris

    josh congiolosojosh congioloso4 muaj më parë
  • Thanks for sharing the pin number of the 220 ;-)

    webmozaicwebmozaic4 muaj më parë
  • Far too many cowboys who takes the money and runs in the hope no one notices but I’m sure Chris that you will make it look the way it’s meant too.

    John CampbellJohn Campbell4 muaj më parë
  • Holy shit, that's one hell of a mess you have to clean up! But you, and only you are the one who's able to fix this. They finally called the right guy, so to speak. :) What use are these ponds you're digging everywhere? Here in Sweden, where I live, ponds like these are quite unheard of. Do the property owners use the ponds for irrigation purposes or something?

    CrazzlYCrazzlY4 muaj më parë
  • I heard something about a good ole rusty Volvo

    Connellys landscapingConnellys landscaping4 muaj më parë
  • another hole in the ground!

    Jim P.Jim P.4 muaj më parë
  • ok had to go back to your old video called Fixing Other Peoples Messes New Pond Build to figher out what was going on lol your video are jumping like my dose lol got you now

    Can't Kill MeCan't Kill Me4 muaj më parë
  • You have the patience of Job to be wading out on those mats, picking through sticks strewn all over in that mud, and then having to move those piles several times just to then load it into a truck one scoop at a time!

    DWCDWC4 muaj më parë
  • nice new tire!

    tracy sharptracy sharp4 muaj më parë
  • Why two Volvo 120's, Weekend and Week day work?

    ArizVernArizVern4 muaj më parë
    • 220’s.... the new one is his personal machine... this one is the company machine

      J CJ C3 muaj më parë
  • Not sure why you would try to boost the haul truck from the excavator with it shut off.....I dunno, seems backwards lol

    ResinatedCaserResinatedCaser4 muaj më parë
  • 23:25 "This is what you get when you hire someone who doesn't know what they are doing." I believe they knew exactly what he was doing and didn't care. Gives all contractors a bad name, although some deserve it.

    found1thatworksfound1thatworks4 muaj më parë
  • "Prime snake habitat"? oh, hell no! Stay in the equipment, no walking around.

    John EJohn E4 muaj më parë
  • How are your mats secured together?

    Gregg LymanGregg Lyman4 muaj më parë