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Old 12-08-2011, 09:14 AM   #123
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Originally Posted by HogWild View Post
Front sprocket lost all its teeth, on a several hundred mile liaison, a few hundred miles from our spares or other support. We found a MacGyver in a town in Morrocco who basicaly built a new sprocket on the spot, and we got going again but lost too much time and were not allowed to continue in the race due to being 2 hours late at start of Special.
Certainly sucks that this put you out of the rally but cool story. I am always amazed at how people out in remote parts of the world can make due with ingenuity and make something from nothing like this.

So, will we ever see another HogWild Dakar attempt?
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