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  1. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

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    Thinking of getting a hoverboard to get around on and leave the a framed car and towbar mounted scooter at home..

    Any recommendations as to the best out there? Money no object as
    im uite wealthy being I'm a worker many years from retirement.. just wondering what my fellow funster use? I've heard @Silkcut1105 and @drago35uk have expensive ones so mine needso to be be better than theirs
    As I like to keep ahead of the likes of @Terry and @Jim come the Stafford show. .
    Tia
     
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    funflair Funster Life Member

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    Get one of the new Dyson hooverboards and you will be able to tidy up as you go:xThumb:.

    Martin
     
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    Razor Hovertrax. According to my Brother........
     
  4. Mr Ed

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    i-hover is obviously the best,but you may have to sign up to a i-hover-your-bank-a/c to get the best deal.
     
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  5. Jim

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    They're illegal in Spain. :)
     
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    irnbru Funster Life Member

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    Havent some of them just recently been recalled? People told to throw them in the bin and get tgeir money back. Fire hazard in the charger I think.
     
  7. haganap

    haganap Funster Life Member

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    No there not..it's about technicalities... although @Armytwowheels was pulled for using hers on the motorway in France but only because she refused to pay the toll citing that it had 2 wheels not 4 and was therefore free.

    I see a vision fellow funsters.....a vision when going to a warners show will no longer be a case of avoiding the disabled scooter but these people could tour round on hoverboards shopping to their hearts content....no more dog's in prams and push chairs..simply let them hover.

    The futures bright the futures hover..

    Off to the dragons den for my investment
     
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    I'm thínking of converting an old Flymo.
    It won't have any wheels therefore it can't be illegal anywhere.

    It's a lot less bover with a hover!:xgrin:
     
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    Armytwowheels Funster Life Member

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    You said you wouldn't tell anyone about that :xblush:
     
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    My daughter is a doctor in aChildrens A&E Dept. and told me that their had been a constant stream of kids with all kinds of injuries due to these hoverboards .:xsurprised:
     
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    Actually - they have wheels - lethal on grey water dumped on the roads.........
     
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    Just added one to my toy cupboard. As I have never asked a silly question since joining Fun, can I have my turn now please?

    Can one obtain Town&Country tyres for these beasts so that I will be able to use it at P'borough if the grass is a tad moist?
     
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    haganap Funster Life Member

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    That is a very good point Dave .if a pubic hair was to get wound around the mechanism it could be lethal
     
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    Yuk.. I've just finished my breakfast !!!!!
    I wish I didn't have a vivid imagination....
    Hope you are all having a good festive holiday..
    M and J.
     
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  15. Terry

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    Ask @andy63 about the handled version SEGWAY when we were at Falkirk wheel :xrofl::xrofl::xrofl::xrofl:
    Dangerous them things Paul -stick to the Skoda :xwink:
     
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    Please be sure you know what you're ordering as we Back to the Future experts do not consider this new generation of 'hoverboards' to be the real deal!


     
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    Good point well made! Should have been called 'sideways skateboard' or sumfink innitt.
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Legal version:coffee:

     
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    Is it cheaper to import ? :whistle::xsmile:
     
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