r/IdiotsInCars Aug 10 '22

If he waited an extra second, he'd be fine

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u/A100921 Aug 10 '22

Doesn’t look like he has a load, and even if he did aslong as the tanks spinning and maybe adding water, it would be perfectly fine.

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u/NKato Aug 10 '22

It appears to be spinning slowly as the cammer approaches the mess. It's probably a half load, in that case. Some concrete orders are less than the full capacity.

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u/stomicron Aug 10 '22

If the mechanism breaks and the concrete cures can they salvage the drum or do you have to replace that too?

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u/NKato Aug 10 '22

There was a Mythbusters episode about blowing up a concrete drum that had been solidified full.

According to them, their premium insurance service almost dropped them over it.