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Old 01-31-2015, 02:03 PM
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Old 01-31-2015, 02:22 PM
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Neat video. Thanks!!
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Old 01-31-2015, 03:24 PM
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I have ridden in a few I think were put together that fast. A lovely time elapse video.
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Old 01-31-2015, 03:56 PM
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And after they build them they turn them over to guys that do this as "just another day"

https://www.youtube.com/embed/SE71NJl-naY?autoplay=1

This is just another example of what is going on around us on a daily basis the we have no idea of.

For example, until I took a tour of the third basement level of the Chicago Hilton Hotel, did I know that the Metropolitan Sewerage Agency timed the release of large building waste into the system. Those buildings have huge holding tanks and do not empty them until they get a call to do so.

Who knew??
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Old 01-31-2015, 10:31 PM
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To quote Benny Hill, " Boeing is not a good name for an airplane manufacturer, it sounds like something just fell off!"
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Old 02-01-2015, 01:21 AM
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I've been there and taken the tour. Awesome is how I would describe it. The assembly building has three of those bays if I remember right and 5 restaurants. They have races (like 5K) in the basement halls.
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Old 02-01-2015, 11:45 AM
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We used to ride dirt bikes, and shoot guns right where the Everett Boeing plant is located. There was an old gravel pit there, and miles and miles of trails for riding bikes. We lived just a mile or so west of the plant in Mukilteo.


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Old 02-01-2015, 11:55 AM
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I had never considered how many damn seats there were on a plane or how they got em in there.

Neat video

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Old 02-01-2015, 02:11 PM
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I just re-posted his post.
This is the one I ment to post.

You cannot tell me theses guys were not seating a bit.
2 min of pure trust in technology.

Landing in the soup

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKe3MqSG6JE

As they come into the clouds you can see the wake path of the guy before them.
They are right on it.
2 min of blind trust in technology.
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Old 02-01-2015, 02:49 PM
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Boeing was where I worked prior to retirement (2006). Always amazed me at the trivia things on an airplane. For example it adds 500+# of weight to paint a 747.
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