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Maryanna Report 12 Jan 2013 18:27

I now have my sensible hat on, I too was confused for a while as to why it would be left half way up the building.

Having thought long and hard I have come to the conclusion that it is for elf and safety. Just in case some of the local yoof after a night on the razz happen upon it and decide to climb onto the platform, imagine the trouble if one of them was to fall off and break his stupid neck.

Now, how it gets up and down is another matter, again I suspect pulleys from the roof.

Anyway, Hayley we look froward to your Monday morning update, make sure you are wrapped up warm, especially if there is snow on the ground !! M

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 17:10

:-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D


Island Report 12 Jan 2013 15:02

Have it your way then John.


JustJohn Report 12 Jan 2013 14:56

Well, they are Island. I wickied it so it must be right :-D I never get confused by "theoretical class". And "tether propulsion" is more scietifically described as "a kick in the a........rmchair" :-)


Merlin Report 12 Jan 2013 14:21

Hayley Empress of Drama,Display Cushion Specialist,also by Royal Appointment :-D :-D :-D Builders Bum Watcher. :-D :-D :-D

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 12:53

Yeah Det I can see it now comes that dumb blonde auld nosey auld bird from next door... :-D


JustJohn Report 12 Jan 2013 12:53

"Skyhooks are a theoretical class of tether propulsion intended to lift payloads to high altitudes and speeds."

Now I am confused :-S :-S :-S


+++DetEcTive+++ Report 12 Jan 2013 12:48

Ta dah! (takes bow) :-D

Pity really. Wrapped up in your coat and scarf when you pop out for a 'breath of fresh air' and you could have had an interesting interlude ;-)

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 12:35

I confess Island it took a while lolol ;-)


JustJohn Report 12 Jan 2013 12:34

It must be every builder's dream to have eye contact with you, Hayley. :-D ;-)

I expect you will look even younger on Monday when you get in to investigate!! You ladies all look younger as you mature - just takes a bit longer in the morning. :-D ;-)

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 12:33

Its the older one thank you for that Patrick another a puzzle solved here on GR....*sighs* I can now go about my normal business :-D :-D :-D

DET you win the prize :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 12:22

Morning Island.....stop being cheeky :-D :-D

Mau... I thought about that first I assumed they all debunked but how did the last man get out and how did the platform get to where it is now...

Mr Magoo I hope they start after 8am on Monday or I will have to hope they are floor level when I am outside have a fa...getting some fresh air ;-)

BTW I didnt sit watching them but everytime I looked up they were eye level with me ;-)


PatrickM Report 12 Jan 2013 12:19

The older ones have controls either on the roof or the ground level, depends which sort of platform. The newer ones do have remote control units.

Is it this sort or this sort ?


MR_MAGOO Report 12 Jan 2013 11:53

Be brave and go and ask them............. :-D


Mauatthecoast Report 12 Jan 2013 11:43

Good day Hayley first thought was a winch or cherry picker.....asked OH and he immediately said 'well how did they get down?' lol

Mau XX


JustJohn Report 12 Jan 2013 11:41

Remote controller? In answer to the platform or Stonehenge?

Emma :-D :-D I know you are not old enough. My gran was around though when they brought those stones to Stonehenge. She also said it was a remote controller. ;-)


'Emma' Report 12 Jan 2013 11:41

Top of the World babes, you OK now? <3

Silly Sausage

Silly Sausage Report 12 Jan 2013 11:35

I am worried though Det....If I ask them which I have no problem doing .they will see the suit and just take the mick :-|

Morning Emma chuck hope your well <3

Hi Carol thats also a possibility :-D


'Emma' Report 12 Jan 2013 11:34

I agree John, we need to know.

Stonehenge, sorry can't help there John, am not that old :-D

Emma ;-)

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♥†۩ Carol Paine ۩†♥ Report 12 Jan 2013 11:33

Remote controller?