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 Highest sky dive (from space)
topic by Gmengfx - 05-23-2012, 01:03 PM


i was watching the today show. And some guy is attempting to beat this record. SO i youtubed the original because i never even heard of it. So wanted to share in case you havent either. its pretty cool actually







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 05-23-2012, 05:28 PMaway - #2
R4P 7 heat pts

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thats cool as ####..i have so many questions but ill let the discussion pick up first
 05-24-2012, 01:18 AMaway - #3
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lol love how they show him smoking a cigarette after he jumped...wonder how the #### he breathed...musta been rough as ####..
 05-24-2012, 01:58 AMaway - #4
Da Ill One|M 3678 heat pts3678

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How the #### did he not burn up on re-entry?
 05-24-2012, 01:58 AMaway - #5
Gmengfx 55 heat pts55

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i cant find a video of the dudes interview about him trying to break the record..he was with the guy in the video i posted. but

hes going so high that hes pretty much wearing a space suit. just a lil slimmer
 05-24-2012, 02:03 AMaway - #6
cold_young_thug 38 heat pts38

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that barrier between earth and space? amazing.
 05-24-2012, 07:53 AMaway - #7
ProfitSee 352 heat pts352

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How was the set up for the camera like I wonder
 05-24-2012, 09:26 AMaway - #8
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no way bro, you're telling me that flimsy a$s lookin parachute held up when he's comin down over 600mph??
 05-24-2012, 10:22 AMaway - #9
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Terminal velocity of a human is 117-125mph in random posture. If the human has uses the bullet shaped position, (sometimes used by experienced sky divers or seen in movies), there terminal velocity can reach speeds up to 210mph.

Terminal velocity is when the gravity force upon an object is equal to that of the wind resistance.

Downforce (gravity)=Upforce (wind resistance)

Therefore, the aerodynamics/surface area of an object greatly affects the terminal velocity.

how did he reach 621 mph?
 05-24-2012, 10:39 AMaway - #10
Zeeshine 13 heat pts13

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^ no wind resistance in the upper stratosphere. Wind is in the troposphere which is below the stratosphere.
 05-24-2012, 11:46 AMaway - #11
darealvelle 73 heat pts73

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Originally Posted by Da Ill One
How the #### did he not burn up on re-entry?
someone answer this question
 05-24-2012, 12:01 PMaway - #12
ddubb21 

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Originally Posted by Gmengfx
i cant find a video of the dudes interview about him trying to break the record..he was with the guy in the video i posted. but

hes going so high that hes pretty much wearing a space suit. just a lil slimmer
i guess this is the new guy, Felix Baumgartner:



sponsored by red bull of course lol

EDIT:



this video is on that site discussing the records he wants to break, this guy wants to break the sound barrier LOL ####

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 05-24-2012, 01:07 PMaway - #13
Alixix 27 heat pts27

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Originally Posted by Da Ill One
How the #### did he not burn up on re-entry?
The air at that level is very thin which means less friction and less friction means minimal heating upon descent
 05-24-2012, 02:27 PMaway - #14
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Originally Posted by ddubb21
i guess this is the new guy, Felix Baumgartner:



sponsored by red bull of course lol

EDIT:



this video is on that site discussing the records he wants to break, this guy wants to break the sound barrier LOL ####
it already happened a couple weeks ago but the video hasnt been released yet
 05-24-2012, 08:00 PMaway - #15
Special Edd 87 heat pts87

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they need to release the video i hope he landed and is safe.

why wasnt it live? like all redbull events or save it for new years eve?
 05-24-2012, 11:39 PMaway - #16
Gmengfx 55 heat pts55

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Originally Posted by Royce207
it already happened a couple weeks ago but the video hasnt been released yet
you sure bro? i just seen the video the other day of him saying that hes going to attempt to break it. and it was live
 


 



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