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Old 10-25-09, 06:25 PM   #1
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Weirdest Mini Bike (Must See To Believe)




I didn't know bikes came THIS small! Really weird mini bike!
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Old 10-25-09, 06:38 PM   #2
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you can check out blata polini and a couple other pocketbike manufacturers .This one has about 11.5hp and is liquid cooled weighs about 50lbs.






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Old 10-25-09, 06:44 PM   #3
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I get it now... a pocket motorbike that can be ridden even by children... its not a real motorcycle... but is it a bike with a motor?

Here's a racing event:


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Old 10-26-09, 03:45 AM   #4
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Which planet do you guys live on? LOL! Has your neighbourhood not been terrorised by little oiks racing these things around?
I've got one stashed in my garage that I had to confiscate (by buying it! Grrrr!) My son was getting into a lot of trouble with the police on his, so, I told him to sell it, he sold it to his mate, great! Next thing I got another phonecall, he'd 'borrowed' it back & was in trouble again! Double Grrr! So I put a 'compulsory purchase order' on it. Then told them that I'd sold it to 'a guy in the pub', in reality it's hidden in my garage! Shhhhh! LOL!
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Old 10-26-09, 04:02 AM   #5
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I tried one of those out on a racetrack back in 92’ great fun I doubt I could get my feet into that position now as you had to really twist your ankles to get on the foot pegs.

Rode my nephews little “Pit-bike” last month and that was cramped enough

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They have mini bikes like that without the motor but it makes for a rather cramped bike:




Just big enough to squat on and pedal!
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Old 10-26-09, 06:39 AM   #7
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The Razor Runt Mini Bike:




More like a circus bike than practical transportation!
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Old 10-26-09, 07:11 AM   #8
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Which planet do you guys live on? LOL! Has your neighbourhood not been terrorised by little oiks racing these things around?
I've got one stashed in my garage that I had to confiscate (by buying it! Grrrr!) My son was getting into a lot of trouble with the police on his, so, I told him to sell it, he sold it to his mate, great! Next thing I got another phonecall, he'd 'borrowed' it back & was in trouble again! Double Grrr! So I put a 'compulsory purchase order' on it. Then told them that I'd sold it to 'a guy in the pub', in reality it's hidden in my garage! Shhhhh! LOL!


Pocket bikes must be easy to hide given the tiny size. Have you taken it out to ride? Might be fun.
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Old 10-26-09, 10:54 AM   #9
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heres my micro bike. I got it and it had some sort of lo pro bars on it. So swapped on Chopper bars. Still small and cramped. was going to swap cranks, but theyed hit the swingarm.

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Oh, and then there is my circus tandem!
must find my pics with myself & another 'adult' riding!
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Old 10-27-09, 01:38 PM   #11
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Over a month ago, I started a thread on the Kent Mini 8 folder. Here is the link to it's webpage on RideThisBike's site:

http://ridethisbike.com/products/Ken...lding-bike.htm

It looks like it evolved from one of those Razor Runts to a more practical and useable bike. Notice the "crank forward" geometry.

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Cute! A real mini folder!
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I didn't know bikes came THIS small! Really weird mini bike!
I was out for a ride with my daughter last weekend and one of those went by.

She said: "What the ding-dong was that?" (She's ten. That's how kids talk, I guess).

I said: "It's called a moron!"

She said: "No, I mean the thing the moron was riding!"

I could not answer her question.
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Gota teach the kiddies to suck up to the pump at an early age.
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Old 11-04-09, 03:21 PM   #15
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Wow, that has taken everything I look for in a safe bike/vehicle and reversed it.
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