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Old 08-30-07, 10:02 PM   #1
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TWO bikes?




Here's how I got the wife's new bike home!

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Old 08-31-07, 01:29 AM   #2
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That's ingenious; good work!
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Old 08-31-07, 06:59 AM   #3
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Looks totally sketchy. Glad that it worked though. How far did you have to ride with it?
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Old 08-31-07, 09:23 AM   #4
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20 miles, so not as sketchy as it looks!

It even handled a couple curbs and cutting across the grass. The hub didn't tie down well to this rack... not enough places I could tie it to, and the rack was not quite a good size... too wide for the flanges to sit down inside the slots, and too narrow for them to sit flat on the rack. I think it would have worked better with my old rack... more tie-down points I could have used.
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Old 08-31-07, 09:52 AM   #5
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Very clever.
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Old 08-31-07, 11:08 AM   #6
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Yep, If it can be...tied on...hooked to...or otherwise fastened to a bike
it can be moved to where you want it.!!
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Old 08-31-07, 12:51 PM   #7
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thats cool, I love it when people get creative when moving stuff, a month ago I saw a guy moving a rather large love seat with only a cruiser, dolly and few bungee cords.
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Here's a nice solution if you have an Xtracycle. Although, I suppose trying to carry another Xtracycle with an Xtracycle would require something.... er, Xtra.

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Old 09-01-07, 09:20 PM   #9
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haha, that is amazing.

but can it wheelie
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