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Old 08-31-16, 09:29 AM
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I want to meet the guy who commutes on this.

Seen on the street. I'm assuming it's a prank or performance art. Certainly made us scratch our heads:
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Old 08-31-16, 09:37 AM
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Or the guy put it in front of his home for trash collection. Looks pretty old.
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Originally Posted by mcours2006 View Post
Or the guy put it in front of his home for trash collection. Looks pretty old.
It's actually locked to the bike rack.
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Didn't notice the lock. Prank, then.
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Old 08-31-16, 11:24 AM
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Don't laugh. Headwinds don't bother that puppy at all.
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It's for warmup.
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Maybe he/she lives nearby and works at home.
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Could be a van-pool commuter who wanted to get his spinning in like the rest of us.
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That looks like a vintage Tunturi Model W. Looks like it is missing its chain cover.
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Originally Posted by SloButWide View Post
It's actually locked to the bike rack.
Oldest trick in the book, want someone to carry off your trash than make it look like you don't want rid of it. The guy could have left it out for a month with a "free to good home" sign and no one even stopped to look but lock it up and wave bye-bye.
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Originally Posted by dksix View Post
Oldest trick in the book, want someone to carry off your trash than make it look like you don't want rid of it. The guy could have left it out for a month with a "free to good home" sign and no one even stopped to look but lock it up and wave bye-bye.
True. I put a couch out and it sat for a week. I put a For Sale sign on it and it was gone the next day.
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Hahahaha
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That is just some clumsy advertising, I think
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You simply ride it while doing a front wheel wheelie.

Actually, I think it is easier to ride if one sits on the bars, with the seat forward, and does one's wheelie.
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Old 09-04-16, 12:43 AM
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Maybe you could use that lonely wheel from a few weeks back
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