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Old 2001-11-26, 03:25 PM   #1
Christopher Grove
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Jeff Lutkus wrote:
[color=blue]> To add to randomness, after thinking about the train analogy (don't ask[/color]
[color=blue]> how my mind works), I started to think about a kangaroo unicycle. Would[/color]
[color=blue]> a kangaroo with an off-center wheel be easier to ride than one with a[/color]
[color=blue]> properly centered wheel?[/color]

You DO know that it exists, right!?

http://www.unicycling.com/garage/ecentric.htm

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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #2
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #3
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #4
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #5
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #6
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #7
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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Old 2001-11-27, 05:01 PM   #8
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[color=blue]> Would this design also be something like pistons in a car engine?[/color]

I'm still trying to figure out what such a unicycle would be for. If only
to be novel, that's great. But I don't see any advantage to a drive
system that sounds like it will weigh at least twice as much as an
ordinary one...

John Foss, the Uni-Cyclone jfoss@unicycling.com www.unicycling.com

"If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." - Kevin
"Gilby" Gilbertson
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