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Nope - just our pavements (sidewalks) are not "generally" wide enough to get a fat-momma down... let alone a segway + prams + scooters + pedestrians.


Well it depends on how you look at it. Some of the really fast Segways go around 20mph I think so yes in the way you are talking about using them, in like downtown Hongkong or Kalcuta, they would be useless, and in fact a hazard. But in the way I think they would be useful, like say, in a town like Lake Havisu, AZ where it is a majority of older folks where they might want to go shopping, golfing, or something, I think this Segway idea is really actually very effective and sidewalks are perfect for them.
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Well it depends on how you look at it. Some of the really fast Segways go around 20mph I think so yes in the way you are talking about using them, in like downtown Hongkong or Kalcuta, they would be useless, and in fact a hazard. But in the way I think they would be useful, like say, in a town like Lake Havisu, AZ where it is a majority of older folks where they might want to go shopping, golfing, or something, I think this Segway idea is really actually very effective and sidewalks are perfect for them.
*** dude, I never wrote that...don't know why your quote goes to my post...
    
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*** dude, I never wrote that...don't know why your quote goes to my post...
Sorry, edited. Maybe I messed up when deleting things.
    
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