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Uno

 

(Also, the perfect gift for that teenager in your life)

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Wow... I don't know what to say!!! Is that a copy of the segway you think? If so, did they pay for the patent or what? Two wheels I noticed... no more wheelies! The problem with that is I could never have a sidecar... so I will not show it to Spirit!!!

Thanks... be well.

Ara & Spirit

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Uno

 

(Also, the perfect gift for that teenager in your life)

 

I would think this pretty much has to be a photo shop effort - and a lot of it. With two wheels and that seating position, any application of the brakes from speed would send you into a face plant!

 

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I would think this pretty much has to be a photo shop effort - and a lot of it. With two wheels and that seating position, any application of the brakes from speed would send you into a face plant!

 

I have heard from people who have seen this or similar items in operation. I understand that the top speed is not much beyond a walking speed. Gyroscopes keep it upright. It is not anywhere close to a practical form of transportation at the present time.

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I have heard from people who have seen this or similar items in operation. I understand that the top speed is not much beyond a walking speed. Gyroscopes keep it upright. It is not anywhere close to a practical form of transportation at the present time.

 

From the Popular Science article about the motorized bike unicycle thingy

 

"The Uno’s two wheelchair motors should, theoretically, give it a top speed of 40 mph, but for safety’s sake, Gulak hasn’t taken it above 15 mph yet."

 

 

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