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    Thorn? Tooth? Claw?

    I was out biking on a trail near the Mississippi River in Coon Rapids, MN, when suddenly my rear tire was flat. After some investigation, I found this sticking through my tire and tube:





    Anyone know what it is?

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    Lost in the Black Hills mx_599's Avatar
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    my money on thorn

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    Front fang (left) from juvenile tawny-crested bandicoot..shed to allow larger adult fang to grow. Good thing you weren't around if it still had it's right fang.
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    Show Me What'cha got Blazinall91's Avatar
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    stingray barb?
    "I'm; young enough to know the right car to buy yet grown enough not to put rims on it. I got that 6-deuce, with curtains, so you can't see me and I didn't even have to put tints on it."

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    fang +1

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blazinall91
    stingray barb?
    this.

    Your lucky it didnt hit you in the chest.

    "the bus came by and I got on, that's when it all began...there was Cowboy Neal at the wheel of a bus to never-ever land."


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    Show Me What'cha got Blazinall91's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople

    Your lucky it didnt hit you in the chest.
    thats what I was thinking
    "I'm; young enough to know the right car to buy yet grown enough not to put rims on it. I got that 6-deuce, with curtains, so you can't see me and I didn't even have to put tints on it."

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    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
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    chupacabra tooth
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    The caveat with a strap-on, of course, is you will have to get creative with a couple of lock cables and an anchor point

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    (lowkey spazz) highrevs's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by junkyard
    chupacabra tooth
    haha, you have to be on the look out for those goat suckers.

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    Heh, if it's a tooth, that animal needs to go to the dentist! I'd be worried if my teeth were green. Definitely a thorn. A deadly, poisonous thorn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by highrevs
    haha, you have to be on the look out for those goat suckers.
    that you do.
    Quote Originally Posted by dminor View Post
    The caveat with a strap-on, of course, is you will have to get creative with a couple of lock cables and an anchor point

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    if you cut it in half you can tell if its bone or not ,id say its a claw or some thing like that

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    Dude back off steveo

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