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Old 09-01-2013, 09:25 AM   #59
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Originally Posted by henshao View Post

As cliche as it sounds, ABS might have saved her in that "a motorcycle can turn, accelerate or brake but only one at a time."
I'll go back to the Viv's original post and description

Originally Posted by viverrid View Post
We were riding along a paved road and wanted to make a 90 degree right onto a dirt road. We were rolling along pretty well. I braked hard, straight ahead on the pavement, released and turned onto the dirt.

My wife braked hard on the pavement and was still braking hard as she turned onto the dirt. Of course the front tucked and down she went. Bad sprain resulted.

Bwaaaaa !!! much simpler sphere drive than I would have thought of, instead of friction rollers, a magnetic field axle and drive, I can envision
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