Giftwrap part 14*
This is an easy layer to get things moving along and prevent Troy from being too discouraged and losing all hope of ever getting to the actual gift....
Giftwrap part 22*
Oh my! Fill the PVC cage with water. This will ensure everyone is paying attention if nothing else. I hope Troy doesn't get bent out of shape. What kind of A-hole fills the PVC with water anyway?I also include my recipe for "tomato beer" to celebrate......
Giftwrap part 9*
And another layer......
Giftwrap part 20*
Finishing out the welding layer properly....
Giftwrap part 18*
The lid goes on the box. I have no idea if the concrete will cure or if it just becomes a soggy mess....
Giftwrap part 10*
Bailing wire. Everyone should have to go through a little bailing wire....
Giftwrap part 7*
Plastic wrap. This was entertaining to use. I've has many instances where this stuff wrapped upon itself while trying to preserve one meal or another and have been intrigued by it's ability to stick to itself. 3 rolls later this little gem should pro......
Giftwrap part 13*
I had to box up the gift again because it wasn't a good shape to work with. My wife came up with the idea of putting the packing peanuts in the box with the sticky side out. She's devious....
Giftwrap part 17*
Concrete. The name speaks for itself....
Giftwrap part 21*
PVC! I love it! The next to last layer is PVC. I couldn't wait to add this to the who conglomeration of building materials. This ine is for the record books....
Giftwrap part 23*
The last layer has been added at the venue. The camo burlap surrounds the present and the final chain is put into place. I attached all the tools to the chain to give the poor fella a fightin' chance.Zero hour is here and it's "GO" time. Good luck Tr......
Giftwrap part 6*
Zip ties. Even the heartiest of criminals can appreciate the restraining powers of zip ties. These are kinda weak though. Not bad for an internal layer but not that difficult to penetrate....
Giftwrap part 11*
Duct tape. This layer is a fitting tribute to bailing wire as every redneck knows that to have a successful project one must incorporate bailing wire and duct tape....
Giftwrap part 16*
This is where i built a box. You'll love what I did to this box. It's a real SOB to get into....
Giftwrap part 15*
An easy layer. The pink string is a remnant of the the fencing job Troy and I helped out on for POP POP the other day. I figured Allen would get a huge kick out of seeing the pink string incorporated into the gift....
Giftwrap part 36* (unwrapping)
Apparently I could not resist getting in more digs. I was laughing do hard i could barely contain myself....
Giftwrap part 26* (unwrapping)
A sneak preview of the gift and a brief interview with Herb. Herb flew out from Colorado to witness Troy turning 40 and Troy was genuinely shocked to see him there. Thanks for coming down Herb!!!!!...
Giftwrap part 35* (unwrapping)
The Box! I love the box. This is the greatest unwrapping of a gift for all time. I'm so proud of Troy. He shows a lot of TRY and not an ounce of Quit! Concrete ROCKS!!!!!!!!...
Giftwrap part 33* (unwrapping)
Troy's daddy tells us exactly what he thinks....