Jun 5, 2011

Railroad Wheel Manufacturing Past & Present 1944-2011

These men are professionals, don't try this at home.
Captured with the iphone on my way downtown last week


  1. So what were they competing for?
    Who could get the a hernia the quickest?

  2. Most likely doing it for the same reasons men do silly things these days. To break up the day to day monotony, respect of their peers, hopefully a cold beer for the best routine. Seriously dangerous stuff for those without experience. Those wheels must weigh a ton. My back hurts just looking at them.

  3. Yikes! You could loose a finger or two with that kind of contest!