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Old 10-02-2011, 10:20 AM   #15
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Exclamation A matter of cultural tradition

Originally Posted by Mikethefixit View Post
You are not stupid. Like Bob it still takes me a mintue to figure it out and I have been doin it for 3 yrs now. Spray silicone will be the best to use. So dont feel bad,sometimes I have to stop and think about it even if I just operated the step yesterday.LOL. Just watch your fingers.
I don't have any trouble with ours at all. I just fumble around with other stuff, until my wife finally does it.

I have done it a few times, but I make sure no one is watching as I analyze it carefully, and then get it on the third or fourth try.

I understand now why in ancient cultures the women would set up camp while the men went off into the woods supposedly hunting.


I am thinking of getting a pair of Red Green suspenders so other campers will better understand my behavior.

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Old 10-02-2011, 10:33 AM   #16
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I felt like I needed to take an advanced class in Origami to get it done correctly with any consistency, Wife now takes care of it when we are setting up.

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Old 10-03-2011, 05:44 AM   #17
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here are some pics of the wooden step support that i have made. it must be made to the correct length and there are some angles involved. it works really well, let me know if you need any help.
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