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  • Chinese Skydiving

    IF you get a bit bored, this may liven up your life.......or end it !!!

    Chinese sky diving


    Click here: Chinese Scenes
    Chinese Scenes

    At first it's a little cloudy, but watch the entire show. It's something to consider as a hobby.
    Chuck D


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  • #2
    Enjoyable 4 mins. Those guys sue get a birds eye view of the terrain. I saw the same thing several months ago only in Sweden I think may have been Switzerland. Not my thing for sure. Not with my fear of falling....LOL
    "Still Montana Mike"

    "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
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    • #3
      Nice video Chuck. I don't like flying without the airplane, Ha. I need some good sound footing under me. I really get spooked looking down, even from a firescape. They sure have a beautiful view as they sail down. Thanks for showing us.
      PERK

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      • #4
        If only I had the B____
        That looks like an absolute blast.
        Rolf
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        Philosophy "I don't know that I can't, therefore I can"
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        And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association

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        • #5
          While watching this I thought, my silverware says "Made in China", why do the people there use sticks to eat?
          As far as the video, I don't mind falling...it's that sudden stop at the end that I don't like!
          Fred


          There's a fine line between woodworking and insanity, I'm just not sure which side of the line I'm on!

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          • #6
            CRAZY great video wouldn't catch me doing that
            Erin
            Dewalt 788

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            • #7
              Thanks for sharing that Chuck...I had a friend that would travel all over the world just so he could do things like that.....I like it on the ground best!!
              Hawaiilad
              Larry

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              • #8
                This has got to be one of the most exhilarating things you can do in life but the folks who do this have got to be at least 2 bricks short of a wall. I have trouble enough just walking down steep stairs to even think about what these guys get up to first jumping off into oblivion and then weaving in and out at tremendous speeds through those cliff faces and pinnacles. Amazing!
                Jim in Mexico

                Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
                - Albert Einstein

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                • #9
                  All I can say is that's NUTTTTTTTS cool video though.Jerry
                  Don't worry be scrolling

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                  • #10
                    Amazing.

                    Also a rush would be just the gondola ride. I have a little roadster, those roads made me drool.
                    Ron

                    My sawdust gallery

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                    • #11
                      There was a time when I was willing to try jumping out of a perfectly good airplane. That time is now long past. Those guys must have drank a lot of Redbull and gotten hyped up before doing this, I know I would have to be on something to do that.
                      Don

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                      • #12
                        Sure beats jumping off our garage roof with an umbrella as a kid. I can only imagine what the first person to try it and survive thought.


                        Roger

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by jowshu98 View Post
                          . Those guys must have drank a lot of Redbull and gotten hyped up before doing this, I know I would have to be on something to do that.
                          I think they may have mixed the RedBull with something!
                          Fred


                          There's a fine line between woodworking and insanity, I'm just not sure which side of the line I'm on!

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                          • #14
                            Wow some great footage by some people who may be a bit craze. I've have jumped from a perfectly good helo and have packed a lot of parachutes when I was in the Navy. And yes all my work was guaranteed if the chute did not open just bring it back and I'll give you new one. Thanks for posting the great video Chuck
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