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my workday gave me nightmares..scared of heights?pics

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by aficianado, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:17 AM
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    aficianado

    aficianado [OP] Well-Known Member

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    wow. i have made the climb alot. yesterday was a cakewalk. but trying to sleep i had dreams of slipping over the edge. yikes.

    well, i had a GREAT WORK day. i took my summer intern out for a "walk". he had no idea. he has done all our crap work, and i wanted to end his visit with us on a high note. so i made some calls, and got it done. the weather cooperated too!

    this is the serious perk of my job as a civil. i may even join our bridge inspection team where we can speed rope down these things looking for rust..ahhahah. (this is the San Francisco bay bridge)

    pics.

    cellphone pics 147.jpg
    cellphone pics 154.jpg
     
  2. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:18 AM
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    lembowski

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    I would faint
     
  3. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    hellrazor004

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  4. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:21 AM
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    BakoTruck

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    That does look scary but man that looks fun too!
     
  5. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:22 AM
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    higherlux

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    you sir have more balls than i
    theres no way i would have made it up there
     
  6. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:22 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    Awesome. This the double decker bridge, correct?
     
  7. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:23 AM
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    :eek: and oh helllll na. glad its u and not me
     
  8. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:23 AM
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    i would need about.... 19 pairs of boxers to do that.

    just kidding that looks sweet! i would love to do that
     
  9. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:24 AM
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    MAXTacoma

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    Just looking at the pictures my hands start to get sweaty... Your more man than I...
     
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    OP-Can you arrange a TW meet up there on that walkway?
     
  11. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:24 AM
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  12. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:27 AM
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    that's one bad ass job...sign me up!

    can't beat the views and beats the hell out of anyday in the office!
     
  13. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:28 AM
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    im thinking you'd be the only one to go
     
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    damn thats so badass!

    at first i thought you climbed radio towers

    those things are crazy high lol i would wear a parachute
     
  15. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:37 AM
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    that is awesome! I would do that job in a heartbeat. I second the tw meet ontop of the bay bridge:D
     
  16. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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    VanillaGorilla

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    Bay Area! Love it man, great pics. I'd be scared outta my mind. Might just have a new desktop with that skyline picture


    Just realized I can see a couple of buildings my dad helped build/approve.
     
  17. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:38 AM
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    Yeah no thank you. :eek:
     
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    I'm so glad that my livelyhood isn't dependant on me having to do that job because I'd starve to death.
     
  19. Aug 10, 2011 at 9:46 AM
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    only time i have been scared..i climbed a tower crane. for the shits and giggles, i thought it would be a good time to climb out on the end. it was awesome until the crane operator took the rig out for a SPIN. it felt like i was flying. i almost puked/peed/shat myself in one move.

    i almost punched him in the gut, when i wobbled back. no pics, i was too clenched to let go to grabb a camera.
     
  20. Aug 10, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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    Awesome pics. I don't get to view the cityscapes... my views are more like this:
    (not trying to highjack, just seemed to fit the theme)

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    And darkgreentaco, I love your sig! Giada, mmmm :drool:
     
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