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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    BTW, anyone have any idea what he's actually doing up there? And why does it take 2 people?

    I imagine even the smallest gust of wind would have that thing swaying like mad...

    I feel more just thinking about it!! Quick, google cute kitten videos to calm me down!!!!

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Every time I watch a youtube clip, the comments make think it's time to give up on humanity. This was no exception.

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post
    Every time I watch a youtube clip, the comments make think it's time to give up on humanity. This was no exception.
    See that is where you are going wrong, I don't even bother to look at the comments as I know there is nothing there to read.
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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post
    Every time I watch a youtube clip, the comments make think it's time to give up on humanity. This was no exception.
    Quote Originally Posted by Youtube person with a tiny brain
    my god why would anyone do this job?! i hope they get paid like a million dollars a year!

    <diddleheck>... couldnt they just build the elevator to go up another 100ft? damn... or give em better ladders...
    Genius idea, build an elevator (a what?). Then all they'd have to do was find the world's thinnest man who just happens to not be afraid of heights to ride in said elevator.
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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Quote Originally Posted by snootyjim View Post
    Every time I watch a youtube clip, the comments make think it's time to give up on humanity. This was no exception.
    Thank you Mario, but the princess is on another tower!
    I thought that one was pretty good...

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    How much would they get paid for that one climb? I can not think any amount that I would risk for doing that...I have a thing of heights.

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    You'd have plenty of time to rethink your career while falling off that.

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    A couple of things about that that surprise me: the free climbing and the use of a fall arrest style hook when he is at the top.

    He goes to the effort of attaching a carabina, but then hooks into that, I would have just clipped the cows tail directly to the tower with the crab.

    At about 2:29 he says something about "osho rules" allowing free climbing, any idea what those rules are or how you spell "osho", I can't find anything from a quick search. There certainally isn't anything like that in the IRATA rules, so I wonder where this is from.

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Ok, watching even the first 30 seconds when you have severe vertigo is a *bad* thing, I nearly fell off my chair when he looked down....

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    i wanna go climbing!

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    My dad's done some mast climbing when he was with the BBC - safety lines don't really make much difference when you're up a mast apparently. Apart from the fact that there's bog-all room inside the structure, there's so many pointy bits waiting to grab you as you fall - you'd be stabbed to death before the fall killed you. I love the way the narrator says "There's no quick ways down..." I find myself disagreeing somewhat - there is a quick way down. Just a step to your left, Sir. Parachute would deffo be the best way to get off that though... geez.

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    That clip was awesome. Stunning views and I bet that is one awesome job in the summer.

    I'd love to try it just the once

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    I posted on the video, but I was thinking that it would be one of the hardest geocaches in the world, right?

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    They've so pee'd off the top of there...

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Pretty mad stuff requiring massive cajones !
    Hark the children of the Resolution !!

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    Re: wanna vomit this fine morning? watch this! SFW

    Quote Originally Posted by Lee @ SCAN View Post
    That clip was awesome. Stunning views and I bet that is one awesome job in the summer.
    Imagine it during the winter though (ice), or rain (slippery)

    *shudders* It isn't even worth thinking about!

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