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Old 10-01-2010
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A Trip Up the Mast With Helmet Cam

So, you think it's tough changing your anchor light bulb?

Try this one:

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Be sure to switch to "fullscreen" for maximum vertigo.
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My stomach is still churning... wow.

Think of the sway if there's even a slight breeze.. reckon they must 'pick their days"..

Makes our 55' look puny...
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I was actually getting a little woozy watching!
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ok, that was nuts
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John,

That was awesome!

Now I remember why I have a rigger - I do not like heights!
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So yeah, here I am, rocking along through life, thinking I can handle pretty much anything...thinking I have some pretty impressive internal fortitude...all that time I didn't know I was only one video away from instant Wuss-dom.

Either that dude is crazy, or that's actually a vital piece of his anatomy "dangling 30 feet below him."
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Well, I have about 3% of that!
Thank God
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I think I would feel safer on that tower then some of the rock climbs I've been on. would be perfect place to base jump from.
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I'm thinking how much I would want to get paid for that....hmmm it'd cost a lot. No more.....a way lot....a way big, huge amount of money. Then I'd quit.
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