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(is that how you remember saturday night?)

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:05 am 
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too big, methinks...click through, it's awesome!

https://i.imgur.com/LUWQJCQ.gifv


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:45 am 
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Taranaki Snapper wrote:
too big, methinks...click through, it's awesome!

https://i.imgur.com/LUWQJCQ.gifv


:shock: Well worth the click.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:25 am 
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Taranaki Snapper wrote:
too big, methinks...click through, it's awesome!

https://i.imgur.com/LUWQJCQ.gifv


I remember watching a storm roll along Lake Geneva very similar to that.


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Festo - 2nd best/scariest robots after Boston Dynamics...

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 8:35 am 
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Slip Coach. A way of keeping Express trains running at speed, whilst allowing passengers to alight at a secondary station, or to be transported along a branch line without having to get out of the carriage they left London in.

Needed a good brakesman on the slipped coach to properly slow the coach and bring it to a gentle halt at the station. Some trains had more than one slip coach to be slipped at different stations.

Something that wouldn't happen nowadays as virtually all trains are multiple units -nor would allowing spectators to stand so close to the running lines..


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:41 am 
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lifted the gif from a piece on slip carriages...

https://www.metafilter.com/174665/Slip- ... d-at-Speed


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:18 pm 
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Phredd wrote:
Taranaki Snapper wrote:
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Slip Coach. A way of keeping Express trains running at speed, whilst allowing passengers to alight at a secondary station, or to be transported along a branch line without having to get out of the carriage they left London in.

Needed a good brakesman on the slipped coach to properly slow the coach and bring it to a gentle halt at the station. Some trains had more than one slip coach to be slipped at different stations.

Something that wouldn't happen nowadays as virtually all trains are multiple units -nor would allowing spectators to stand so close to the running lines..
Taranaki Snapper wrote:
lifted the gif from a piece on slip carriages...

https://www.metafilter.com/174665/Slip- ... d-at-Speed


Chur :thumbup:

My Grandad used to do this on the West Country Line


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a video of David Davis during his TA SAS days?


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:23 am 
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... not sure what's 'too big' for a gif.

Here's a mesmerizing slowed-down tornado: https://i.imgur.com/aR1CrEL.gifv


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... not sure what's 'too big' for a gif.

Here's a mesmerizing slowed-down tornado: https://i.imgur.com/aR1CrEL.gifv

Well my penis would be one example.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 11:06 pm 
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A video not a gif but well worth watching https://twitter.com/omozay/status/1007347443715977217?


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A video not a gif but well worth watching https://twitter.com/omozay/status/1007347443715977217?


What.


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F U C K

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How to outrun a flash flood:

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Any port in a storm...

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Brilliant!


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Just on the way to work Monday morning, nothing out of the ordinary...

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Anyone else having trouble posting the new looped videos that won't play as Gifs? :((

Anyway, worth clicking on:

https://i.imgur.com/bNZa6wi.mp4

Dude - are you OK?

Eh, I'll walk it off...

Yeah, but what about the guy who landed on my roof?

https://old.reddit.com/r/maybemaybemaybe/comments/8lj7or/maybe_maybe_maybe/


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And he was doing so well...

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Oops...

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So close to being so much worse. So close...

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:16 am 
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Meanwhile in Australia

https://webmshare.com/0vQdj


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Underground challenge! Will he make it to the next station before the train?

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