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Old 09-16-2010, 06:04 PM   #16
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Wow, my thighs were shaking watching these guys climb. The freaky part is what if the hands slip (bye bye). Someone should figure out the time it'll take to become splatter at ground level.
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Old 09-16-2010, 06:13 PM   #17
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Should be approximately 12 seconds.
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Old 09-16-2010, 06:35 PM   #18
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i think they make 50-60k/yr.

not enough for me..in fact i dont think i could do it once , even for a big payout like 50million. i would likely freeze up off the elevator...then make myself get to the outside part and then it would be over. i dont think i could go anymore.
that is pure crazyness. i got sweaty and heart palpitations just watching that
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Old 09-18-2010, 12:12 PM   #19
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video is gone everywhere, here it is

http://www.rbr.com/radio/ENGINEERING/94/27557.html
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Old 09-19-2010, 12:41 AM   #20
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50-60K, that's bullshit if true, who would ever do that?
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Old 09-19-2010, 02:41 AM   #21
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haha never in my life would i do that.

we climbed a phone tower or something up north, no where near the top tho. Ive been in a helicopter at the same height this guys are working at.
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Old 09-20-2010, 11:14 AM   #22
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wow....it takes some serious balls. I could probably get to the top if I don't look down on my way up, but getting down is a whole other story.

You'd have to pay me millions to even consider this (without a harness).
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Old 09-23-2010, 10:26 PM   #23
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Wow, this video sure is making the rounds. Simply amazing. A number of times I literally winced and held my breath, despite watching the video from the safety of my couch.
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Old 09-24-2010, 03:16 PM   #24
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I'd do it. The fast way down would be to parachute.
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