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Old 02-06-2017, 09:26 PM   #11
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Whoa!!! The gauntlet has been thrown!

The last time I saw a triple-dog-dare my cousin was committed to pee'ing on an electric fence. (He hasnt been the same since, according to his wife...)
Don't pee on an electric fence or a third rail...

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Old 02-06-2017, 09:54 PM   #12
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Don't pee on an electric fence or a third rail...
Pfffft! Wussie!
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Old 02-06-2017, 10:09 PM   #13
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After grabbing the electric fence with my hand, I do not think I would pee on one for less than 10 million dollars
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Old 02-06-2017, 10:10 PM   #14
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After grabbing the electric fence with my hand, I do not think I would pee on one for less than 10 million dollars
I might do it for 10... Might. But no the third rail. Can't spend it if you ain't breathing.

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Old 02-07-2017, 08:35 AM   #15
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Whoa!!! The gauntlet has been thrown!

The last time I saw a triple-dog-dare my cousin was committed to pee'ing on an electric fence. (He hasnt been the same since, according to his wife...)
I didn't have to do that to get the kid down the street that didn't mind telling me how much smarter than me he was.Peed on the fence andHe went home real quick!
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Old 02-07-2017, 12:05 PM   #16
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I drove one of those EXACT buses in Houston when I worked for Houston Metro. They SUKED BIG TIME!!!!!!! Absolutely NO acceleration, turning was, at best, tepid. The ride was like riding a 1970's skateboard, NO smooth air ride AT ALL. The drivetrain is located in the very back and is way too underpowered to do anything beyond getting through an intersection in under 2 minutes. I'M NOT JOKING!!!!! It's a piece of junk. Best use is to park it and leave it as a parked conversion. Only drawback is there is NO undercarriage stowage at all. The floor inside the bus is the underside of the bus. RUN AWAY FROM THESE PIECES OF JUNK!!!!! Just my two cents (especially after having driven them)......

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Old 02-08-2017, 06:58 PM   #17
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...and there is this bus ?

https://i.redd.it/6pthm6bmroey.jpg

Saw it on reddit today.
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Old 02-08-2017, 07:03 PM   #18
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ive ridden these busses in cities.. and I concur the RIDE SUCKED!!!.. and so did the Heat!!! I damn about frozemyself to death sitting near the front... it also seemed like the driver was always on the steering wheel.. unless he didnt know how to drive it.. but seemed he wasalways back N forth and never just relaxing down the street..

the ones I rode werent electric.. it was all diesel all the time..

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Old 02-08-2017, 08:15 PM   #19
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Hopefully one day we'll get a member with an articulated bus, and we can hear all about it's conversion.
This would be so cool!
Living area, kitchen area, and sleeping area!
Wow, when it rounds the corner you're already around the block!
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Old 02-08-2017, 08:37 PM   #20
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Wow, when it rounds the corner you're already around the block!
Crank the wheel all the way and pretend you're a dog chasing its tail!
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