I think I found crazy.

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lizardman
The power company had people out working on the lines yesterday..... I wouldn't want this job at all

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Distance aproximately 1/4 mile. lens is Sigma 600mm f8 mirror on a Pentax K20d (so aproximately 800mm of focal length with the APS-C sensor).
Dave
 
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Throbbit _Shane
I hope they get paid well :D lol
 
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lilsalmon
Cripes......there is no amount of money that would get me up there........:shock:
 
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fishnquest
Coming home last week we saw two guys hanging on a line off a helicopter going 100mph+!!!! They picked them off those tall power poles; CRAZY STUFF! I couldn't get my camera in time.
 
Raincatcher
Raincatcher
You know, 25 years ago that might have been fun...nowadays,I think I might just loose all my cookies. lol
 
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lizardman
I think if I were to do the job I would have to drink a pint of high octaine a night just to steady my nerves.

Heights never used to bother me until I fell off of an airplane wing (I was wearing a safety strap attatched to 20 feet of rope) and dangled above the ocean until I was hoisted back onto the ship, after that I don't even like being on a six foot ladder.

Dave
 
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Troutier Bassier
THAT IS SOO COOL!
Where can I apply?!?
 
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OnTheFly
My brother-in-law is a lineman. They're All crazy! BTW..the guy on the line trolly is installing wire spacers.
 
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Kodiak
Troutier Bassier said:
THAT IS SOO COOL!
Where can I apply?!?

BPA, Idaho power, pacific power, PGE. Look for openings and apply. They want basic algebra skills and proof that you have passed on your genetics, that you can party like a rock star, and can't catch chinook...your a shoe in!
 
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Basser@Heart
I'm with you TB! Looks dope! Haha
 
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