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Old 06-12-07, 05:50 PM   #1
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Speaking of trailers...

At least this is one thing that can't happen with a bike trailer.

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Old 06-12-07, 06:46 PM   #2
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If it did you'd look like an ass
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Old 06-12-07, 07:05 PM   #3
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i dont have any pictures of my shopping cart trailer... but when I pull people in it who dont pay attention and put all their weight in the back as i dismount....
it does that exact thing
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i dont have any pictures of my shopping cart trailer... but when I pull people in it who dont pay attention and put all their weight in the back as i dismount....
it does that exact thing
How does it hitch to the bike?
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Old 06-13-07, 09:31 PM   #5
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I don't have a story about trailers as dramatic as the above photo, but my trailer acts like a spoke removal device. Anyone have a line on a hitch?
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