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Old 06-08-08, 01:04 PM   #1
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Do you remember how much fun your Big Wheel or Green Machine was???

I have been looking for a Big Wheel style GreenMachine for my niece since I figured I would have an excuse to have one at my disposal if I got it for her. That's when I came accross this!!:

http://cgi.ebay.com/GO-KART-MINIBIKE...QQcmdZViewItem

Now that is some cool stuff!
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Old 06-08-08, 01:08 PM   #2
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Do you remember how much fun your Big Wheel or Green Machine was???
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Old 06-08-08, 02:20 PM   #3
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Yeah, we loved our big wheels. I can still remember the sound of plastic wheels on concrete.
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Old 06-08-08, 02:34 PM   #4
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I remember what pieces of crap they were.

Does that count?
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Old 06-08-08, 02:37 PM   #5
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Are you kidding me? I swear I'm gonna do this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWnff376PEI
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Old 06-08-08, 02:58 PM   #6
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Big Wheel = drift turning on steep hills = bad ***** eight year olds laughing through the bloody knees
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Old 06-08-08, 03:53 PM   #7
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that thing is epic.
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Old 06-08-08, 04:39 PM   #8
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They didn't exist when I was a kid....
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Big Wheel...
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Old 06-08-08, 07:31 PM   #10
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They never had wheels back then, Tom?
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Old 06-08-08, 07:37 PM   #11
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Hell yes. My friend tommy lived next door to me and we got them on the same day. We rode those things into the ground...I don't think they were meant to catch air....
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There's a company that makes adult Big Wheels, but they are no longer available on the market. I saw a build up of a Green Machine that was modified with longer tubes and crankset, as well as a bigger seat to accommodate an adult - now that would be sweet.
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Old 06-08-08, 10:12 PM   #13
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Nope, never had a Big Wheel or Green Machine... but I did have a Krazy Kar and that's WAY better than a Big Wheel ever was!
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i had a thundercats bigwheel that thing was a blast
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Nope, never had a Big Wheel or Green Machine... but I did have a Krazy Kar and that's WAY better than a Big Wheel ever was!
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Old 06-08-08, 10:15 PM   #16
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Big Wheel? Looked like fun, but I think I was 12 when they were out and, dam it, they didn't fit

Now that Green machine looks fun (love go-karts). However that looks like it could be a few of the many rides I had on some homemade go-karts that I crashed, took out a fence, jumped a ditch or two, lots of bandaids (big arse bandaids!) and road rash galore (but still fun - and fun to help build). Life of a tomboy!
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Are you kidding me? I swear I'm gonna do this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWnff376PEI
That totally reminds me of the gieco commercial with rusty wallaces little nephew chewin on the tooth pick sayin " the story ends with me puttin him into the wall." "Poor guy, he has no idea..."
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Old 06-10-08, 12:25 PM   #18
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I met one of my very best childhood friends while I was riding my big wheel. I was patroling my block on my big wheel, and happened accross this new kid on a green machine. So I rolled up to him, asked what he was doing, and we were friends after that.
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