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Old 01-23-2013, 11:02 AM   #50
markbvt
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Sep 2007
Location: Georgia, Vermont (that's one town, not two states)
Oddometer: 2,636
I managed to accumulate quite a bit of titanium in the right half of my body within a one-year span.

It started with a busted wrist on the way back from Labrador and Newfoundland:



Repaired:





Full story is on page 2 of my ride report:
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=620129

Then less than a year later, I got broadsided by an SUV on my way home from work, which snapped my femur like a twig:



Repaired, proximal end:



Repaired, distal end:



Full story unfolds here, mostly posted by friends of mine:
http://www.nestreetriders.com/forum/...one-of-our-own

I've got enough titanium in me now, so my plan is to stop accumulating it.

--mark
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