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    backwoods bicycle militia hobbsc's Avatar
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    simple log obstacle (pics)

    I built this obstacle with a friend in a couple of hours. It's not much, but it sure is a lot of fun!

    The obstacle from the side, with my friend walking by:



    Me going over the obstacle:



    There's more pictures here: http://altbit.org/pseudorandom/image...able/obstacle/

    My bud forgot his skid lid, but we had a great time riding on (and falling off of) this contraption.
    Namaste.

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    Take the boards off, stack the 3 logs in triangle then you'll have an obstacle worth doing.

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    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
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    nice capri pants
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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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    Hey that's great a little something something at the side of the house!! Better then sitting on the couch I say.
    Nice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hobbsc
    I built this obstacle with a friend in a couple of hours.
    Your apparent desperate lack of carpentry skills does not diminish the fact that that's a neat little obstacle - get it dialed, and when you encounter something similar on the trail, you won't even think twice about hitting it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gastro
    Your apparent desperate lack of carpentry skills does not diminish the fact that that's a neat little obstacle - get it dialed, and when you encounter something similar on the trail, you won't even think twice about hitting it.
    even when wearing capris.
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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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    Fun...

    Look at the concentration on his face, priceless.
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    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by FreeRidin'
    Fun...

    Look at the concentration on his face, priceless.

    Trying not to damage his capris.
    Quote Originally Posted by dminor View Post
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    Footballus vita est iamlucky13's Avatar
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    Hmm...seems we have some big talkers around here.

    Looks like a good start. Keep building. I've never been comfortable doing obstacles in clipless

    And is that a Monocog?
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    Quote Originally Posted by junkyard
    Trying not to damage his capris.
    Having trouble with your panties are you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sweep242
    Having trouble with your panties are you.
    No, it's your girl's panties that are giving me trouble.
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    Te mortuo heres tibi sim? scrublover's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by junkyard
    Trying not to damage his capris.
    Of course. Once you've got a nice pair of shants/manpris, you do not want to trash them.

    You have to be cautious. I nearly tore a small bit of leg stitching on this pair.

    I believe the clouds in my coffee more than the weatherman on t.v.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scrublover
    Of course. Once you've got a nice pair of shants/manpris, you do not want to trash them.

    You have to be cautious. I nearly tore a small bit of leg stitching on this pair.
    And I can respect this opinion.
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    Te mortuo heres tibi sim? scrublover's Avatar
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    Good job. Keep at it. Then when you feel you have that dialed, move things around. Narrower, taller, put a corner in, just use the logs, make a teeter, etc.
    I believe the clouds in my coffee more than the weatherman on t.v.

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    Quote Originally Posted by junkyard
    No
    Ok troll boy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sweep242
    Ok troll boy.
    I dislike your attitude.
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    I think Junkyards vagina is the reason that the beaches are erroding.

    "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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    log. heh heh.

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    Fourth Degree Legend junkyard's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople
    I think Junkyards vagina is the reason that the beaches are erroding.
    you just wanted a reason to say "vagina". fack off.
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    No, but I do want to say communist.

    you communist.

    "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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    Quote Originally Posted by junkyard
    I dislike your attitude.
    Back at ya.

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    glad to see someone jumped in and correctly called them manpris.
    Booyah!!

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    Cool deal. Any off-trail practice will improve your skills for when you're back in the woods. Good job!

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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople
    No, but I do want to say communist.

    you communist.
    communist manpris.
    Quote Originally Posted by dminor View Post
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    Te mortuo heres tibi sim? scrublover's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by wethepeople
    I think Junkyards vagina is the reason that the beaches are erroding.
    Which is exactly the reason I wear manpris at times. They keep my vagina refreshingly clear of sand.

    I believe the clouds in my coffee more than the weatherman on t.v.

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