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  1. bradgator2

    bradgator2 1/29/17 half marathon - 1 hour, 34 min, 2 secs
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    Lol. That was 14 years ago, pre kids, 3 houses ago. It was Kentucky blue grass, I believe. I did lay it. And it was indeed incredible. It wont make it through the summer in Ocala though.
     
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    Added a 160ft zipline. Starts 17ft high over there above my truck. Bought a professional climbing trolley.

    That was a pain in the ass to put up by myself. Had to hook up my 2 ton hand winch to pull that slack out of that sucker.
     
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    bradgator2 1/29/17 half marathon - 1 hour, 34 min, 2 secs
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    How much do you think that whole zipline project cost?
     
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    bradgator2 1/29/17 half marathon - 1 hour, 34 min, 2 secs
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    Close enough.

    $65 for 250ft aircraft grade cable
    $38 for trolley
    $20 for the disc seat/rope
    $10 for cable clamps
    $25 for emergency spring compression brake

    I checked out those “zipline-kits-in-a-box” and those things are junk and were more expensive.
     
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    exactly, only rich people have that kind of disposable income ;)
     
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    bradgator2 1/29/17 half marathon - 1 hour, 34 min, 2 secs
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    Yeah, but I had it on 24 month lawaway.
     
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      tru tru
       
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      Rich in that you had the time to do it.
       
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      that too
       

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