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#1 MH81 ONLINE  

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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:13 PM

Scares the hell out of me to watch it, but now I want to make one.
of course, I would be wearing a helmet at least... Ah, the invincibility of youth!


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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:27 PM

That would be fun. I could see my son doing that.
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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:31 PM

Here is the math on that.. 8" tires.. guessing 2:1 drive @ 7000 rpm at the engine... top speed 83mph with the engine maxed out. I think a tricked out robin 144cc could pull it off


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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:33 PM

Where can I get one?


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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:34 PM

Holy sheep that thing is fast!
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Posted October 08, 2015 - 07:38 PM

Seeing that reminds me of all the aches and pains of past snowmobile wrecks.
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Posted October 08, 2015 - 09:17 PM

Ok Alan, do we have to have an intervention, are you going through a mid-Life crises here, LOL?????


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Posted October 08, 2015 - 09:20 PM

Alan, that does look like fun.

 

So how come all the ones in front of me in the grocery are not that fast?


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Posted October 09, 2015 - 06:00 AM

Alan, that does look like fun.
 
So how come all the ones in front of me in the grocery are not that fast?


Actually, I'm kinda glad they're not... I would be worried about going to the grocery store.
Probably look like a demented Frogger remake

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Posted October 09, 2015 - 10:34 AM

Suicide mission if you ask me.  I want to liver another 25 years or so.



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Posted October 09, 2015 - 11:45 AM

So what's holding you back??????

Go here and get started for crying out loud  :thumbs: I'll bet Kenny could do it!

 

 

 


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Posted October 09, 2015 - 06:45 PM

My question is how the heck do those cheap tires not explode
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Posted October 09, 2015 - 08:58 PM

If you watch the videos he says he did have one explode but I think he was doing close to 80 that time. 


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Posted October 13, 2015 - 06:16 PM

I watched a bunch of his videos. Pretty entertaining especially the ones where he used a pressure washer to hydro-form a pulse jet... then naturally, he puts it on a bike. The 600cc bike engine on a cushman thing was neat too



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Posted October 13, 2015 - 06:44 PM

my wife has a mobility scooter. it doesn't take that much to tip it over.






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