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Yeah as an engineer I would not ride that beast. Too many things can go wrong I agree with Bruce about the wheels.
Yes Jim's proposal for magnatic trains is much better.
Ditto^ maybe they should have called it Icarus , I still remember my Grandfather telling me the fastest thing in town when he was a boy was a horse without a man on it's back .
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Since Bot isn't here to chime in at the moment, I feel it's important to interject a post in regard to wondering whom the French were so fervently fleeing from...
Damnit!! I must of missed this topic. I was going to make ajoke about the fleeing French until I read your post. Oh well!!

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