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About Alex_from_NZ

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  1. Alex_from_NZ

    Turning with the Z10

    I dont understand what you are saying then tbh.
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    Turning with the Z10

    I disagree with this assessment, after 1000 miles in mine now every turn is j initiated and completed with body weight. I never, ever push the wheel over with my legs.
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    Turning with the Z10

    At speed for aggressive turning you definitely have to throw your body into it to lean the wheel over. i am more curious how many do this with their leg pressing against the wheel or their foot applying weight to the pedal?
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    Turning with the Z10

    Cool video, i do a similar thing to get tight circles when needed
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    The Photo Thread

    Group ride on the weekend in Auckland, New Zealand. Awesome turnout with 10 EUC riders, 4 boarders and 2 on scooters. Great to meet Mrs TFU and TFU also!
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    Updated Z10 headlight on eBay

    Nah, wont be $20k.. Note: This is the new unicycle from GotWay, and it's no on sale now, and the price isn't the final price,we will change the price once the item on sale. They may charge you $40k instead...
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    Ninebot One Z : Z6-Z8-Z10

    What @houseofjob said x 10. Wide stance so you can suppinate your feet on the outside edges of the pedals. I dont do the pigeon foot thing (toes in, heels out) cos i cant get used to it, instead im more parallel or slightly toe out. My legs never touch the sides of the unit, i use weight position to complete all my turns, never pushing it over with my leg. Hips and Shoulders lead every turn i complete. Because my feet hang off the sides i scrape them before i scrape pedals, its a nice little warning before i get into a position i could catch a pedal on the ground.
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    Where does EUC adoption come from?

    The only negative vibes ive gotten from people were from Cyclists, and they wear Lycra so....
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    Where does EUC adoption come from?

    Im curious to learn how long it took to teach some extras, or if they were EUC riders beforehand...
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    Where does EUC adoption come from?

    Your still cool, pigeon footed or not No seriously though, that kid you and Tishawn ride past in one of the first z10 videos.. His jaw was on the ground. He thought it was cool. Infact, ive never met a kid or teenager, or cool dude (cool people can tell who else is cool naturally) who sent out an y negative vibes. All have been positive, many want to chat, girls want to make out so much its becoming a problem in my marriage, and im pretty sure there are 3 or 4 official fan clubs on facebook about the cool guy on the Wheel in town. edit: forgot the emojis!
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    Where does EUC adoption come from?

    All you talking about how uncool you are might need to consider its just you.. Im super frickin cool, always have been. The kids say im Chill AF which im lead to believe is a good thing.. Real talk.. I think its just most of you are riding uncool wheels, you need to get the z10, its super cool, after all, its what i ride.. And the kids, they love it, LOVE IT always want to know what it is and chase after me like a diabetic chasing insulin . The esk8rs i ride with... they have seen that before, its meh now . Cool is a state of mind, and a z10. Get yours now! (emois help too) The video they made with the Braille skate guys was fucking awesome, watched it so many times now!
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    Where does EUC adoption come from?

    From a need for speed. It is my commuter, but realistically i could commute on anything. The reality is I bought a $3k unicycle to go fast on
  14. What will be the top speed for the Mini with the hacked firmware? 28kph? I got sick of waiting so bought a z10 instead, now the MiniPro gathers dust as its just a kids toy in comparison, but for $50 i might be tempted to make it go faster for when someone wants to have a play around.. Bit expensive for modified firmware though if im honest...
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    The Photo Thread

    Took the long way from work back to the ferry today.