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Old 01-13-2010, 02:44 PM   #1216
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Oh god I just saw this on 2sb! That looks incredible and I am stupid jealous. I really want to make something like that

How is it to ride? How effective is that front ski in, y'know, steering? And that rear tire - studded it yourself I assume?
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Old 01-13-2010, 07:54 PM   #1217
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It doesn't work as well as it looks, and it doesn't look that great.

I retained the wear bar on the bottom of the ski, so steering is totally fine, but it feels really weird to turn the bars the direction you want to go, rather than countersteering. It would be totally natural if I were on an ATV or snowmobile, but turning the bars on a bike feels really strange.

As far as deep snow riding goes, the tire digs in and the bike gets stuck long before a ski would be necessary. Sure does look funny, though.
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Old 01-22-2010, 09:38 AM   #1218
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Old 01-22-2010, 07:14 PM   #1219
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Oh god I just saw this on 2sb! That looks incredible and I am stupid jealous. I really want to make something like that

How is it to ride? How effective is that front ski in, y'know, steering?



Works on ice, sucks when you hit a dry patch.
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Old 01-24-2010, 11:06 AM   #1220
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Old 02-02-2010, 02:16 AM   #1221
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The ScooterPod is a cool vehicle.



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Old 02-02-2010, 10:51 AM   #1222
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Old 02-02-2010, 10:59 AM   #1223
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Does no one remember the Honda Gyro? There were two models with roofs. I think those are either licensed copies or just clones.





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Old 02-02-2010, 09:05 PM   #1224
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some pics from INdia

HI here are some scooter pics from India





more to come latter?

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Old 02-03-2010, 05:41 AM   #1225
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I so want one of these, trucks?
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Old 02-03-2010, 10:30 AM   #1226
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Went to Bike week in Daytona and our friend broke his leg four days before we were leaving. He rode the thing all over Daytona.


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Old 02-04-2010, 06:59 PM   #1227
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Old 02-04-2010, 10:45 PM   #1228
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Some pics from August, at the Rattle My Bones rally in Minneapolis/St. Paul.





my GY6-swapped Ruckus


a friend's GY6-swapped Vento


Harley-Davidson Topper



^ A small fraction of the group ride at our rest stop.
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Old 02-05-2010, 09:14 AM   #1229
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I so want one of these, trucks?
Anyone been able to find one in the US?
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Old 02-06-2010, 09:32 AM   #1230
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snow scooter

We're getting a little snow here.





I usually cover my poor scoot, but cover just took a crap.
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