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Thread: Stairs anyone?

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    Toyota Racing Dev. PWRDbyTRD's Avatar
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    Stairs anyone?

    I posted a whole thread in general about it, but I know of you ppl who don't poke around there much would find this video nice...total of 12 stairs, and I didn't wreck.

    http://gallery.pwrdbytrd.net/albums/...1/DSCF2910.AVI
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    haha, attaway, looks like you got a sweet set up for some urban riding

    Only stairs I can find are steep as hell and way too narrow. (For me at least)

    Good job man. Fancy lookin tires too!

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    sweet
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    Damn... I don't have the proper plug-in for the file.

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    Good job!

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    Well done, smoooooth.

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    cool!!

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    So is that just called riding down stairs or is there some term for it? I'm still trying to get the lingo down.

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    Smooth ride.
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    Heh, I gotta get a vid of some of the stairs in my town. None of them are smooth like that, they're really bumpy

    Looks like on that first part, you could go fast and catch air going down.

    Nice vid tho, looks fun

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    The portion that was cut out is cryogenic diving out of the way before PWRD decides to roll over him too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Raiyn
    The portion that was cut out is cryogenic diving out of the way before PWRD decides to roll over him too.
    hahahah....I actually stopped my tire about 6" shy of him...he didn't budge amazingly.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PWRDbyTRD
    hahahah....I actually stopped my tire about 6" shy of him...he didn't budge amazingly.
    Probably petrified with fear. Poor guy.

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    I think he trusts you!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sS-bEn
    I think he trusts you!
    Perhaps a bit too much?
    PWRD knows I'm yanking his chain

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    That looks smooth, nice one PWRD.

    Where is Cryogenic anyways, i havent seen him for ages.

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    Nice. I especially like those tires. I wish I could find some decent stairs where I live. Oh well.

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    Nice! Now you just need to work on riding up them and you'll be set. Oh, and FYI, next time go ahead and pretend your brakes are out or somethin'. I need a good laugh and crashing into the camera(man) is just plain funny.
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