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Old 10-03-2005, 04:34 PM   #1
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This is part of the reason I was gone for a bit.
"High Scaler" how they built the dam.
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Nevada side of the power generators. Lighted ones are the ones being in operation
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Winged Knights of the republic. Symbolisim to protect and safeguard the men working at the dam.
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151 pound Nut and Bolt....imagine using that on your solid engine mounts.
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Looking northwest towards Lake Mead, largest man made resevoir in the world, white line is an usually large lime deposit from a 66 day period of high water.
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Only natural plant[uncared for by the park] I could find.
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Looking down the colorado river, 900+ feet straight down from where I was standing
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And me.
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i was at the Hoover Dam when i was just a little Kid...its still a cool place
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Yea, I was suprised at the amount of people that go through there. They said during the "tourist" season, there could easily be 1000+ people going through there on tours and visiting the dam, a day.
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I HATE TOURISTS. I live in a resort town, and all they do is talk **** in the bar, and drive slow whan I'm late for work!
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I HATE TOURISTS. I live in a resort town, and all they do is talk ***^ in the bar, and drive slow whan I'm late for work!
Hint: Leave earlier for work :P

Never been to Hoover dam... Looks like I need to get out more
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Where'* Melissa
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Nice pics. Makes me wanna go out there and take a million photos.
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Nice pics. You should come to Indiana and see all the corn we have!
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excellent pictures!
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Awesome pics. I was there when I was much, much younger. I love the scenery!!
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