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Triple 3 person portaledge
« on: September 18, 2008, 10:31:08 pm »
Way back when, we designed and built a custome three person portaledge for Mike Hoover, for an expedition to Antarctica.   Mike just sent me some pics of it getting product tested:





(off topic note--Gosh, that photo uploading to this site is a pain in the neck.  Didn't seem too bad way back when I first set it up.  I'll have to see what can be done).

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Re: Triple 3 person portaledge
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2008, 12:32:14 pm »
The best is the "wind test" going down the highway, strapped to a Uhaul truck.  I would love to see someone explain that to the CHP officer.  Ha!

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Re: Triple 3 person portaledge
« Reply #2 on: September 24, 2008, 12:04:41 pm »
wow that's a big ledge!

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Re: Triple 3 person portaledge
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2008, 11:34:20 pm »
and I worry about being the guy on the outside in a double where rock fall might happen, sheesh.

what cool pics tho.

thx for posting up.

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Re: Triple 3 person portaledge
« Reply #4 on: October 03, 2008, 03:19:00 pm »
Whoa, cool.

I'm surprised you guys went for a widebody design rather than some sort of bunk bed affair. Hey, you're the experts... I presume it wasn't flagged = o
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