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Old 08-13-2008, 03:13 AM #1
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The last week and a half I have been (I live very close to Houston) in Colorado. Yes, I took my lasers, and yes, I had a great opportunity to use them! My dad And I went mountain climbing, and we decided to climb one mountain during the night to see the sunrise. Unfortunately, and at the same time fortunately, the mountain was in a huge, dark cloud! As soon as we got above the tree line, I pulled out my lasers and they were BRIGHT! brighter than I've ever seen them! This was unbelievably bright.

I haven't ever used smoke or steam to enhance the beam at my house, so I don't know how this compared to those, but this had to be equal to or brighter than those. My house is in a very humid climate, and these beams dwarfed what I can normally see. The cloud was so dense, that with out headlamps on, we could only see about 10 or less feet in front of us. About 10 minutes after I put the lasers away, it poured on us and we hid behind a rock for about 30 minutes to get away from the wind and freezing rain.

who else has gotten to use their lasers in sweet ways like this during the summer?

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That's awesome...
Next time I go on a plane during the night I have to shine my laser out the window while in a cloud.... (Seriously though, I would not do that)
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whyyy whyyy do i ALWAYS have to ask for pics :'( :'( :'(
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whyyy whyyy do i ALWAYS have to ask for pics *:'( :'( :'(
Pictures take time and work. When I make a post, if I have pics I add them. Dunno if the OP feels similarly so this may just be me ranting, but I find it pretty rude when people just leave a one line post asking for pics and don't give a thought to the time and work the poster will have to go through to take pics... Pictures just to appease the guy who only took a few seconds to post. Maybe just me though - I don't have a cell phone camera and when I take pictures I try to put in the time/effort take half-decent ones. It ends up being a lot of time I don't often have though, so at least for me: if I didn't post a pic, its because I didn't have the time to take one.
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