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Old 11-20-2011, 07:51 AM   #21
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Old 11-20-2011, 07:59 AM   #22
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scooter racing is very big in Taiwan where they cannot afford to use a lot of space for a full size track so instead they build mini tracks designed for scooter and go karts. They even have championships every year, look it up on youtube!
Evidently not only in Taiwan. http://www.scooterracing.org.uk/
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Old 11-20-2011, 10:28 AM   #23
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Camera seems like it will work out well. Understand getting one smaller than p500 much better for the rides.
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Yea, cuz I ask around people who have a DSLR and Point& Shoot both, and tell them my needs, all of them told me that, based on my need and use, I would end up wasting money and let the DSLR sit in the closet.
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8k hids ?
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Old 11-20-2011, 11:22 AM   #25
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ah~~thaz what u were asking

No, 5k. 8k is too blue for my taste that i can't see jazz at night.
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ah~~thaz what u were asking

No, 5k. 8k is too blue for my taste that i can't see jazz at night.
How about the white led s in the tail isn't that illegal ? And does it blind ppl?
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How about the white led s in the tail isn't that illegal ? And does it blind ppl?
it looks bright bcuz of the photo skills here in the pix. the actual is not that bright, just like every other LEDs. you have seen it, member? They have been there.

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Old 11-20-2011, 02:14 PM   #29
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Battle scooters are only for those who are secure in their manhood.
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huh?
that's a scoot.
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scoot is not a bike?
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Jptshadow has some great cornering skills on that scoot better watch out !
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I was there, I thought that it was kinda cool. Not my thing but still cool.
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In other countries knee dragging on scoots is very serious bidnezz



Thats in Italy,all those guys prob left the track in a Lamborghini or Ferrari,nuff said.
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sports bike can be called bike
cruiser can be called bike
bicycle can be called bike
but scooter cannot be called bike?
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Jptshadow has some great cornering skills on that scoot better watch out !
thx, Wayne, but straight line, u'all were gone like donkey kong~

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Thats in Italy,all those guys prob left the track in a Lamborghini or Ferrari,nuff said.
yes yes yes
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I always felt cruisers should be called road couches.
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It's a scoot I've owned one no shame in it. Its just not a bike. Much like the whole clip , magazine argument in the gun world.
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