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    Stapfam Dropping Tandem...

    Since he has found the ideal stoker: http://www.metro.co.uk/weird/article...4&in_page_id=2

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    Quote Originally Posted by Terex
    Since he has found the ideal stoker: http://www.metro.co.uk/weird/article...4&in_page_id=2
    I like the comment at the end of the article - "What could possible go wrong". Well, let's see - 80 mph and controlled by flexing index finger.

    I would love to have this on some of the hills around here.
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    His Brain is Gone! Tom Bombadil's Avatar
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    Given the weight distribution, I might be able to deal with it for about 2-3 minutes before my back would go out. I could see myself hitting a bump and going airborne.

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    His Brain is Gone! Tom Bombadil's Avatar
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    One would need to be careful how they waved at a nice-looking chick.

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    Pedaled too far. Artkansas's Avatar
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    And what happens when you look over your shoulder when you are double checking that the lane to the left of you is clear.

    Cool idea though.

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    Time for a change. stapfam's Avatar
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    At least when the Tandem gets dropped- Propulsion stops. Can just imagine Trying to switch the motor off with a Tandem wrapped round Your Body.
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    My doctor must have invented this...he can control me using only his index finger also. Steve

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    I need to get the modified glove which uses the middle finger for control, then as I flip off all the crazy drivers here, I'm kicking into another gear.......
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