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Official Helicopter Enthusiasts Thread

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by HBGIBBY, Oct 6, 2015.

  1. Sep 20, 2017 at 3:53 PM
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    nelson18matt

    nelson18matt Well-Known Member

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    another fire season in the books

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  2. Sep 20, 2017 at 4:08 PM
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    Irishcarver

    Irishcarver Well-Known Member

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    Nice. Who do you work for? Hillsboro?
     
  3. Sep 20, 2017 at 4:11 PM
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    Dgibson529

    Dgibson529 Well-Known Member

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    Never flew a helicopter but I've been in them countless times and done static line jumps out of them.

    Here's a video of me wearing a GoPro doing a static line jump from about 2000ft a few years back

     
  4. Sep 20, 2017 at 4:14 PM
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    nelson18matt

    nelson18matt Well-Known Member

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    i work for the Bureau of Land Management, Hillsboro works for us! lol we have an exclusive use contract with them for 120 days of the fire season
     
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  5. Sep 20, 2017 at 10:09 PM
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    nelson18matt

    nelson18matt Well-Known Member

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    from the 2nd half of the season with our on call machine

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  6. Oct 5, 2017 at 6:13 PM
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    Irishcarver

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    Oh I gotcha. I thought you were a pilot with Hillsboro. Nice!
     
  7. Oct 19, 2017 at 8:06 PM
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    Louisd75

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  8. Oct 23, 2017 at 8:13 AM
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    rmepilot

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    I miss flying the 407... :pout:
     
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  9. Nov 13, 2017 at 1:21 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    My dad is at King County Sheriff in Seattle this week!

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  10. Jan 11, 2018 at 5:38 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    My dad was at Riverside Police CA today!

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  11. Jan 11, 2018 at 8:56 PM
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    Sapper25

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    Bilstein 5100 @ 2.5" Bestop And plenty more to come!
    I work in flight ops. Love being around the birds! 2B9C80C5-8550-473D-914B-C9DEAC2863FE.jpg C4D4575A-104F-453D-AAF6-872DFAA831BB.jpg 0D77816D-B09A-49BC-B598-7A2FC7DC1800.jpg
     
  12. Jul 15, 2018 at 4:06 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    My dad was at a helicopter event in Louisville KY this past week!!

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  13. Jul 15, 2018 at 4:08 PM
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    HBGIBBY

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    A few more....

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  14. Feb 19, 2019 at 7:11 AM
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    My buddy hooked me up with this Bell cyclic grip to use as a gear shift knob. Gonna look awesome!

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  15. Feb 19, 2019 at 8:16 AM
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    Louisd75

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    Oh boy... Are you going to make the buttons functional?
     
  16. Feb 19, 2019 at 8:23 AM
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    Louisd75

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  17. Feb 19, 2019 at 8:58 AM
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    Irishcarver

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    Hadn’t planned on it but it would be amazing to do that
     
  18. Feb 19, 2019 at 8:58 AM
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    Irishcarver

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    That was just me picking up my drunk buddies, no big deal lol
     
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  19. Feb 23, 2019 at 6:05 AM
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    xaircav

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    TRD intake and cat back exhaust. 3rd gen wheels, struts/springs and shocks.
    I spent a lot of time in one of these hanging out the doorFB1804DD-0926-4C2B-BE60-87D3E3A42516.jpg61E9DA34-E030-4D1F-B62E-6EE8F401A0B3.jpg
    Me on the left. Pudgy guy was tougher that the back wall of a shooting gallery.
     
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  20. Feb 23, 2019 at 6:08 AM
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    rmepilot

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    :hattip:
     

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