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roscosrollers
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Jeff, car style roller starters are banned at Broadford because people have been injured with them lately.

 

One of the reasons to use a "Rosco's Rolling Road" as these are one man solo operation and provide increased safety due to individual control.

November 3, 2009 at 5:27 PM Flag Quote & Reply

roscosrollers
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Posts: 16

Quote on Classic Motorcycling Australia site regarding car starts.

 

Good point Jeff, but we had a period when people forgot how to use the car driven rollers.

We had someone use a van with an LSD causing the van to lurch sidewasy into a shed, we had a few bikes get launched when the riders touched the back brakes and then we had a foot shredded when somebody with thongs on stepped on to the rollers, in front of an ambulance bloke.

Since e try and run a dick head free zone we had no choice.

 

 

November 3, 2009 at 5:29 PM Flag Quote & Reply

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