OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by tornitore45 » Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:49 pm

Googles or a full face shield, and particle masks.
Full face mounted on top of a hard hat, hat is what I wore to the grocery store.
Wife scolded me like a teenager "You are not going out in public like that"
What is the matter with women?
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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by spro » Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:46 pm

In this case, you are her knight.

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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by tornitore45 » Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:43 am

In this case, you are her knight.
Yea, sure, maybe 30 years ago
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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by jcfx » Wed Mar 25, 2020 12:30 pm

spro, I'm dry eye sufferer too, if you haven't done so I find moisturizing eye drops very helpful, Systane Ultra is brand I use.
I also use a eyewash especially since my shop is surrounded with wood workers and they habitually blow things off and take air showers
at the end of the day. The eye wash really helps alleviate the itchy grittiness

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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by spro » Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:25 pm

This is so true. I had been using two types of eye drops for a couple months. Not every day but something was going on. It wasn't the pollen. I will try the Systane Ultra. I think I should try safety glasses more often.

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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by spro » Fri Mar 27, 2020 4:28 pm

Zicam is good too. It isn't for flu virus but say it is good for colds - which are virus.

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Re: OP even for the Junk Drawer - Corona virus

Post by spro » Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:55 pm

We do try and deck up with safety glasses and masks. Even the cheapest film gloves. There is a procedure for this .... it is so horrible, i cannot say. All the street and sidewalk dust into my eyes.This virus lingers on cats and dogs paws, over and over. A person comes home and doesn't remove the shoes.

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