How not to cross a dam

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How not to cross a dam

Post by Marino4x4 » 14 Mar 2012 11:32

The wrong technique to cross a river/dam/creek. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sN6Pjivh ... r_embedded

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Re: How not to cross a dam

Post by Grant » 14 Mar 2012 11:36

Only thing he did was speed was too low. I would love to try that.

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Re: How not to cross a dam

Post by tour de frans » 14 Mar 2012 13:32

:lol: :lol: :lol: nooit!
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Re: How not to cross a dam

Post by ricster » 14 Mar 2012 13:59

:rolling: :rolling: :rolling: :rolling: :rolling: ..... That was flippin unbelievable..... :rolling: :rolling: :rolling: :rolling: ....... looks like fun.... but not with my Patrol !!!
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Re: How not to cross a dam

Post by Grant » 14 Mar 2012 14:35

Are you all to scared.

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Re: How not to cross a dam

Post by ricster » 14 Mar 2012 17:06

ha ha....rather a live coward than a dead hero.....ha ha :rolling:
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