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Old 09-05-2014, 12:24 PM   #1
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Cool2 Riding the rails

Exciting short video:

http://lanesplitter.jalopnik.com/for...32398/+pgeorge

(sorry, I don't know how to link a video)

Don't worry, there is always plenty of time to get off the tracks...
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Old 09-06-2014, 07:34 AM   #2
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That brings me back to a memory. Was was riding the rails along the Hudson river one night. I was taking the "long way home". The scenery was grand with the moonlit dancing on the water. It was a 2 rail system like in the video. Then all of a sudden the 2 rails became one and the front wheel of my DR350S became wedged in the "V". I killed the engine to see if I could hear any trains coming the I removed my helmet and put my ear to the track. Maybe it was to see if I could hear or feel any vibrations. I pulled and kicked to no avail. then I tried all the above again. My heart started pounding and adrenaline started kicking in and I was able to get the bike free without incident but I swore to never ride between 2 rails ever again.
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Old 09-06-2014, 09:28 AM   #3
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Crazy videos

They always seem to have the crazy stuff!



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Old 09-06-2014, 07:07 PM   #4
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What a funny post!

Has nothing to do with trains but it sure makes me smile to watch them

I bet that girl was hurting after that move.
Bike on her legs and head smacking the pavement...
But I still laugh at it again and again.

Thanks for the memories!
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Old 09-06-2014, 11:03 PM   #5
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... wedged in the "V". ...
On a snow machine in the dark 40+ years ago. 'S' curve on Arctic @ Dowling.
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