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So who uses a boot mounted bike rack?

Discussion in 'Downhill & Freeride' started by wysiwyg, Sep 19, 2005.

  1. wysiwyg

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  2. lovebunny

    lovebunny can i lick your balls?

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    bummer
     
  3. snoopz666

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    :stosh: :( :eek: :eek: :eek: poor bikes never had a chance
    :dead: :dead:


    thats why i use hitch mounted bike racks, or a truck
     
  4. Kntr

    Kntr Turbo Monkey

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    3 bikes on that weak rack, hmmmmmm
     
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    Those bikes are dead. That really sucks. Did you talk to the maker of the rack yet?
     
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    Daaaaaaaaaaaaaaammmmmmmmmmmmmmmmnnnnnnn!!!

    Rest in peace wheels.

    Your lucky they didnt get run over.
     
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    Get your money and bikes back from the rack manufacturer.
     
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    $10k in bikes and a $50 rack. Maybe sometimes it's worth spending the money on a good rack to protect your fancy bikes....
     
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    That really sucks. probably shouldn't have loaded 3 bikes on a rack like that anyways though. Also, thanks for the heads up for all trunk mounted rack users. I guess your bikes sacrificed themselves for something (although I'm sure you would rather just have your bikes back).

    PS. is your name from the song on Clutch's Blast Tyrant CD?
     
  10. patineto

    patineto The RM Mad Scientist

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    In the many years I'm being riding motorcycles one of my biggest fears is to see a bunch of bikes falling from the trunk of a car right in front of me, what will pretty assure certain death .

    believe me you guys need to consider your selfs lucky that just your bikes got wasted, if anybody suffer a accident do to your lack of commun sense and understanding of basic structures you guys will be in far more trouble than just a few bend wheels and forks...


    PS: people need to learn to take responsability for their own stupidity and stop trying to make the "Racks companies of the World" pay for something that is only the fault of the person that is so "Optimistic" about structures that did not take the time to perform a basic test or at least keep and eye on the rack from time to time...
     
  11. lovebunny

    lovebunny can i lick your balls?

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    im curious exactly where he put that it was the racks fault or that it was any one but his fault. all i saw was him telling people to check on there racks
     
  12. patineto

    patineto The RM Mad Scientist

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    I was making reference about this two comments
    and
     
  13. wysiwyg

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    not my rack, nowt to do with me, jus passin on the warning to keep um checked/not overload.
     
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    While those bikes didn't look too heavy, 3 bikes on a trunk rack is just too much. I saw someone lose a roof rack on the freeway once. The bike stayed on the rack, but the rack fell off of the car. The guy's rack and bike were in the number three lane of the 10 freeway. It was pretty ugly, while it looked like everyone managed to swerve out its way, the damage from it hitting the freeway was a total loss for the poor owner.