Fire - Cigar Discussion Forums
 21Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 24 Old 01-14-2020, 07:43 PM Thread Starter
Full grown Puffer Fish
 
the camaro show's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 393
      
Fire

I just wanted to take a moment and say thank you to all those in fire rescue. Today i had a scary situation that could have been fatal. So like some of you know I grow coral which takes up a lot of power and planing. So today my mother and my chocolate lab were home my mom was getting ready to leave for work at about 7am when she went to our living room which has glass French doors that we keep shut so the dog doesn’t go in there at night. It is also where my display tank is. It was dark so you couldn’t really see in she opened the doors and gets a face of thick black smoke to find a high quality surge protector busted into 4ft high flames. Melting and toasting expensive aquarium equipment along with coral and fish lost. Smoke damage to the room and furniture as well. Firefighters to the rescue in 10 minutes. We are lucky it did not happen after she had left or my whole house would be gone.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	0BA09273-D1BA-4941-8775-8D98BC602B02_1579045373859.jpg
Views:	24
Size:	1.02 MB
ID:	267864  

Piper, Wheels Up and jmt8706 like this.

Camaros, cigars, coral and college are what I do.
the camaro show is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 24 Old 01-14-2020, 07:52 PM
Leading Puffer Fish
 
zcziggy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Location: Coral Springs, FL
Posts: 1,438
           
sure looks like you need an electrician.....
TonyBrooklyn likes this.

Tact is for people who arenít witty enough to use sarcasm...
zcziggy is online now  
post #3 of 24 Old 01-14-2020, 09:32 PM
Elder Puffer Fish Leader
 
Piper's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: NYC
Posts: 4,012
           
Glad the worst was averted. Gotta love the FD.
TonyBrooklyn and Hickorynut like this.
Piper is online now  
 
post #4 of 24 Old 01-14-2020, 10:48 PM
Dark Lord
 
JtAv8tor's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 5,179
           
Glad everyone was safe! Could have been much worse.
TonyBrooklyn likes this.
JtAv8tor is online now  
post #5 of 24 Old 01-14-2020, 11:41 PM
Huge Puffer Fish packed with spikes
 
huffer33's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: NC, USA
Posts: 2,450
           
Doesn't take much. I filled a construction size dumpster with a house full of our stuff once when I was young from smoke damage from a contained bedroom fire from bedding touching a baseboard. Glad everyone is OK and second the shout out to the FF.
TonyBrooklyn and Hickorynut like this.
huffer33 is offline  
post #6 of 24 Old 01-15-2020, 02:54 AM
Leading Puffer Fish
 
Bigjohn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Pacific Northwest
Posts: 1,342
           
Thatís some scary stuff!! Glad everyone is safe!


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
TonyBrooklyn likes this.

I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.
Bigjohn is online now  
post #7 of 24 Old 01-15-2020, 04:30 AM
Young Fish
 
Join Date: Dec 2019
Location: Norfolk.UK
Posts: 23
   
Glad youíre okay , the Fire Rescue and the other Emergency services to a fantastic job.
TonyBrooklyn and Hickorynut like this.
ukbob is offline  
post #8 of 24 Old 01-15-2020, 08:13 AM
THE MAN WHO LOVES TWANG!
 
TonyBrooklyn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Brooklyn
Posts: 26,359
           
Thank GOD all are okay!
Maybe some heavy duty wiring is in order.
Gummy Jones likes this.

"Dear Lord Thank you for your protection and your many signs along the way. Thank you for any good that I may have done, I'm so sorry about the bad."- Eli
TonyBrooklyn is offline  
post #9 of 24 Old 01-15-2020, 09:53 AM
Evolving Lead Puffer Fish
 
Verdict's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Enterprise, AL
Posts: 521
         
Wow, glad things turned out the way they did.

Sent from my SM-G960U using Tapatalk Pro
TonyBrooklyn likes this.
Verdict is online now  
post #10 of 24 Old 01-15-2020, 10:50 AM
Alpha Puffer Fish
 
Gummy Jones's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Almost Heaven
Posts: 1,572
           
praise God
TonyBrooklyn likes this.

"In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world."
Gummy Jones is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Cigar Discussion Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome