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    Do you change your own bicycle tubes?

    Happen to come across this on a cycling site that i frequent.

    Inspiring.

    http://www.cyclorum.com/home/62-hand...tube-with-feet
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    I want to see him put on some gatorskins like that.

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    GREAT ! Thanks for sharing !!

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    Quote Originally Posted by umbrellaman View Post
    Happen to come across this on a cycling site that i frequent.

    Inspiring.

    http://www.cyclorum.com/home/62-hand...tube-with-feet
    If I got a flat near that guy, I'd have a hard time deciding between these two choices:

    1. bring the bike over to the guy and pay him $100 just to see it done.
    2. Change my own dang tube out of guilt that I actually have working hands.

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    yeah man! really inspiring. I don't think he gets paid a lot. (given that it's china..)
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    Sad but very inspiring. He's glad to find means to use resources available to him to stay alive.

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    A man gotta eat somehow, kudos to him for finding a way.

    I wonder how long it took him, can't tell by the pics.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DallasSoxFan View Post
    If I got a flat near that guy, I'd have a hard time deciding between these two choices:

    1. bring the bike over to the guy and pay him $100 just to see it done.
    2. Change my own dang tube out of guilt that I actually have working hands.
    Here's a third choice for ya:

    3. Change the tube yourself (ONE other person has my trust enough that I let him touch my bike -- he's the guy who taught me bike mechanics), then buy the guy lunch, sit down with him and eat yours with him, then give him a 50 before you take off.

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    Amazing feat in dexterity. It goes to show how the Human Body can compensate if need be. Thx

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    Quote Originally Posted by miamimike View Post
    Amazing feat in dexterity. It goes to show how the Human Body can compensate if need be. Thx
    There goes the saying.. Impossible is nothing.. Its whether you want to do it or not..
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    Compared to him; when it comes to using my feet, I'm all thumbs. ba-doomp ba-boomp BIIIISSH

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    Treat him to a pedicure! Pics of the workers there would be priceless!

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    Quote Originally Posted by DesnaePhoto View Post
    Treat him to a pedicure! Pics of the workers there would be priceless!
    truly amazing!
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