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Ultimate Zen connection to the street!

Old 04-07-11, 06:45 AM
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Old 04-07-11, 07:22 AM
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As dumb as it is, I bet bombing hills would be a ton of fun on that thing.
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Do you brake by sitting on the rear tire?
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I had one of those before it even existed.
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It looks good on the eyes. And I agree with Scrodzilla, that thing could be a blast on a downhill.
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Looks wicked fun.
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Originally Posted by Scrodzilla
As dumb as it is, I bet bombing hills would be a ton of fun on that thing.
its a shame you can't skid on that!
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Old 04-07-11, 08:36 AM
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i just tried this thing called "walking"

totally zen, dude
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Sweet scootie, bro.
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Originally Posted by Scrodzilla
As dumb as it is, I bet bombing hills would be a ton of fun on that thing.
Hell yeah. When I was 10 I would bomb hills on my scooter and burn holes in my shoes from braking
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Originally Posted by cc700
i just tried this thing called "walking"

totally zen, dude
I know man, you can totally feel the ground under your feet. Total control!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Can't wait for an "edit" with one of those.
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Fixed gears are over. Let's start racing scooters
https://footbike.com.au/scooter-techn...-race-day-nsw/
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^Cutest lil' aersospoke ever.
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Looks sweet. Would love to try one out!
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Would be fun until you crossed paths with a speedbump.
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Old 04-07-11, 04:14 PM
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Originally Posted by Hartigan
its a shame you can't skid on that!
You could always Ted Shred!
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Old 04-07-11, 05:20 PM
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Damn...... razor scooter on a massive steroid regiment....
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Them all hipsterz.
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^ Actually they're more the equivalent to todays road bikers. Those were cutting edge back in the day. Hipsters have to use a less efficient form of transportation in the name of being cool. So hipsters back then would be crawling on all fours wherever they went so they could have a zen like connection to the road.
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This reminds me of something I think about quite often... people are so inefficient when it comes to locomotion. Why don't more people use scooters, skateboards, or rollerblades as means of transportation? I mean, I like walking but only at a leisurely pace. I often see a lot of presumably late students speed walk to class... it's like dude just run, or SKIP! Or get some wheels! (But mostly I just wish it were socially acceptable for adults to skip.)
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Hipsters will all be skipping in the oh-12.

(I would love to bomb the shiz out of a mountain highway on one of those things...if it had two brakes.)
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Old 04-07-11, 07:35 PM
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Originally Posted by pylea
(But mostly I just wish it were socially acceptable for adults to skip.)
lulz

We're off to see the wizard, the wonderful wizard of Oz.

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