~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live

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~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 1:08 PM
I just stumbled across this live feed:
http://www.redbullstratos.com/live
 

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 1:53 PM
Abort, abort...cancelled for today.
 
Rats

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 2:14 PM
It was oddly compelling ... If it had launched, I'd have been glued to  the screen.  Tomorrow and the next day I'm on a road trip ... might not be exciting on radio.
 

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 2:19 PM
They were saying weather doesn't look good for tomorrow either. I read something that they need winds of 2 mph or less. I don't know the area of Roswell at all, but that seems like a rare day for any place on the planet I have been. I guess they get such days as they did two prior test runs at lower heights but with same balloon.

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 3:27 PM
Tony Bad


They were saying weather doesn't look good for tomorrow either. I read something that they need winds of 2 mph or less. I don't know the area of Roswell at all, but that seems like a rare day for any place on the planet I have been. I guess they get such days as they did two prior test runs at lower heights but with same balloon.

I wonder why they aren't doing it at sunrise or dusk ???

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Tue, 10/9/12 6:46 PM
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I wonder why they aren't doing it at sunrise or dusk ???

The light then totally sucks for a live media event/publicity stunt, especially at that altitude.

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 2:30 PM
on again ???
 

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 3:07 PM
OH YEAHHH !!!!
I watched, It was Awesome , I got a RUSH just from watching.
I really thought he would abort at the last second, but I am glad he didnt.

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 3:47 PM
We have to hitch a ride to the space station we built.  Next, after a visit, I guess we'll be jumping back down.

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 3:54 PM
It made my crouch hurt when I saw him standing on the ledge getting ready to jump and reach speeds of 730 MPH.  I cannot stand heights.
 
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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 6:16 PM
He cheated, he wore a suit!

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Sun, 10/14/12 6:38 PM
Yeah, and he barely hit 700 MPH , Maybe next time

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Mon, 10/15/12 9:02 AM
832 MPH officially.
 
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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Mon, 10/15/12 9:59 AM
I just did some fast research on the big jump thing. He was going  834 MPH. Faster than a speeding bullet LMAO!

Check this out

22LR: 1300 fps (900 MPH)
357 Mag: 1450 fps (990 MPH)
45 ACP: 900 fps (614 MPH)

 
Headlines should read:

             "Real Life Superman"
"FASTER THAN A SPEEDING BULLET!"

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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Mon, 10/15/12 10:46 AM
Dr of BBQ


I just did some fast research on the big jump thing. He was going  834 MPH. Faster than a speeding bullet LMAO!

Check this out

22LR: 1300 fps (900 MPH)
357 Mag: 1450 fps (990 MPH)
45 ACP: 900 fps (614 MPH)


Headlines should read:

             "Real Life Superman"
"FASTER THAN A SPEEDING BULLET!"

Where have you been Dr.? Your missed!!


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Re:~ The Free-Fall Record Breaking Guy Live - Mon, 10/15/12 10:57 AM
Just been busy (lol) and have a new to me 4 day event this week.