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first human landing without a parachute

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  1. ALEXIS_DH

    ALEXIS_DH Tirelessly Awesome

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  2. IH8Rice

    IH8Rice I'm Mr. Negative! I Fail!

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  3. jdcamb

    jdcamb Tool Time!

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    I have gone to the Liquor store everyday this week to collect boxes. After I explained what I was going to do with them, they are glad to save them for me... They are rather nice down at the Liquor store. I built a tripod out of Ladders on the back of my house. I estimate that with the 22 addition feet I have I should be able to clear the roof of my Kitchen and make it into the backyard where the box pile is.
     
  4. DirtMcGirk

    DirtMcGirk <b>WAY</b> Dumber than N8 (to the power of ten alm

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    I'm calling dibs on being the camera man for this event.
     
  5. gonefirefightin

    gonefirefightin free wieners

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    nothing new......people have been doing it for years
     
  6. woodsguy

    woodsguy gets infinity MPG

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    That wing suit is like a little parachute. People have been landing hang gliders for years.
     
  7. jdcamb

    jdcamb Tool Time!

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    I'm worried that I might not be able to maintain my outward velocity and end up punching through the box pile. The experiments using a sleeping bag cape were not very successful however. The zip ties cut off my circulation and my feet and hands were numb standing on the ladders.
     
  8. syadasti

    syadasti i heart mac

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    Wumpus makes avatars better

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    Ditch the cape. It will just slow you down.

     
  10. ICEBALL585

    ICEBALL585 Bacontard

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    Sleeping bag cape? You're doing it wrong. Use a strong bed sheet... lighter weight and will fill out quicker.
     
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    4130biker PM me about Tantrum Cycles!

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