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This vehicle was developed in Portland,Oregon

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by fredball, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. fredball

    fredball Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    This vehicle was developed in Portland…………..





    Taking the SEGWAY to the next level ... very cool.



    This is truly amazing. Ever seen anything like this? ... Talk about ENGINEERING!!!!!!!

    https://vimeo.com/43510533



    Here’s whatcha need…..
     
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  2. macdougall29

    macdougall29 Newberg, Oregon, United States Active Member

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    I want one! :tank:
     
  3. Morpheus

    Morpheus Columbia Gorge Anyway, back on the farm.

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    Video not working, description/context?
     
  4. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    It worked fine for me, it's a electric self balancing unicycle that you ride.
     
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  5. safetyman

    safetyman Clark County, WA Active Member

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    Oh snap, that's pretty trick!
     
  6. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I wanted to see him anchor it at about 30mph!
     
  7. MrNiceGuy

    MrNiceGuy between springfield and shelbyville Well-Known Member

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    It looks nifty but I prefer suspension if I have to sit down
     
  8. singleshooter

    singleshooter Oregon Member

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    looks like they took the lorax movie to new innovations. it looks so similar to the kids bike
     
  9. SturgeonSlayer

    SturgeonSlayer St.Helens Active Member

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    I love bikes, its cool but ill stick to my air cooled V-twin chopper
     
  10. Morpheus

    Morpheus Columbia Gorge Anyway, back on the farm.

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    I really want one...
     
  11. novamind

    novamind Hillsboro Active Member

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    Gyro stabilize it so you do not fall over. Last I heard Honda holds the patent on inner wheel gyro systems like the bikes in tron.
     
  12. bill97024

    bill97024 Oregon Member

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    That's pretty dang cool!
     
  13. novamind

    novamind Hillsboro Active Member

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    The footpegs are mounted on the wrong side...justsayin
     
  14. Mikej

    Mikej Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I wonder how well it "Self Balances" when a person accidently puts their foot under that big fat tire?
     
  15. Ironbar

    Ironbar Tigard, OR Well-Known Member

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    According to the spec sheet, I'd never fit. I'm too tall, and weigh too much.
     
  16. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    I will not make a, chick riding a "unicycle" joke... I will not.
     
  17. oknow

    oknow amboy wa. Well-Known Member

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    but you know you want to:devil::funnypoint:
     
  18. Burt Gummer

    Burt Gummer Portland Completely Out of Ammo

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    [video=youtube;Hw6zrInbtQE]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hw6zrInbtQE[/video]