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Old 18 June 2013, 10:52   #1
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Transmission mast climb.

Must have some bottle to do this for a job.




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Old 18 June 2013, 11:19   #2
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Geez. Balls of steel for that job! I wonder, would it be feasible to "jump" back down or would a climb be the only option ?

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Oh my !!!!! just watching that is making me feel ill
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I bet he doesn't eat vindaloo!
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I climbed a 300' tower once to install a RADAR. At the top it was moving more than my RIB in a F6. Total respect to these guys!
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