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post #41 of 51
I had to disable the sound to watch the video, and guess why

Also, how is that man disabled in any way?
His legs are moving perfectly
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damn someone get that kid some ricola
    
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This guy is a champion. He should sell these and then have an army of people in tank chairs force the UK government to allow them use them on the streets.
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post #44 of 51
Quote:
Originally Posted by trueg50 View Post
It is from the UK, so you can't even own a gun!
Legally

I've known plenty of people throughout my life that've had and been able to get guns, I still know people that can, you just need to know the right (or wrong) people.

Nothing to brag about though, people that use knives and guns on other people (Innocent Civilians/Bystanders) that aint in a warzone are pussies and pricks anyway.

On topic, that TankChair looks siiick! I have a nextdoor neighbour that's blind, and he was still heading out when the snow was really treacherous prior to Christmas, I was more worried about him slipping on the ice when I walked beside him back from the shops, but he was more complacent about the fact the snow had messed up all his landmarks than slipping on the ice.
People with disabilities don't wanna be restricted due to things like the weather, or mounds in the park, this thing looks awesome.

Though there probably won't be much left of the park once that thing tears it up.
 
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post #45 of 51
I'd supe up my wheelchair if I were in one! Kudos to this guy.
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AT-WC= All Terrain Wheel Chair
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Nesix View Post
AT-WC= All Terrain Wheel Chair
AT-AT = All terrain awesome transportation

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post #48 of 51
Might be better offroad, but the fuelefficiency of beltdriven vechicle is much worse than wheel based.
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wall-eeeeeeeeee!!!!
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post #50 of 51
I think that is pretty cool. I cant imagine what it would be like not to be able to use your legs and this gives people who cant use their legs a little fun. I'm sure we will see these in the US soon.
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