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Old 07-25-2006, 10:06 AM
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They have been recalled by the manufacturer. Someone died on one. Several people have been seriously injured.

The new lawn darts I guess.
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Old 07-25-2006, 10:10 AM
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I believe I have seen the video of the picture above... it was a nasty fall and the guy was seriously injured.

There has been at least one death associated with these tubes. CigDaze is correct, the manufacturer has recalled them... the question is, will that stop anyone from using them???
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Old 07-25-2006, 10:21 AM
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I saw one for sale at one of our local water sports stores up at the lake and in the window on the bottom of the tube where you look through when you're up in the air the warning label reads "Never fly higher then you are willing to fall". I had to laugh as that about sums it up! Think this guys had that on the tube!?
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Old 07-25-2006, 10:53 AM
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Just read in the newspaper that two people have died and they have been banned on several lakes.Buddy of mine just bought one and has some very young kids,I warned him heavily about speed and wind direction affects.
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Old 07-25-2006, 11:11 AM
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Air??? NO!!!! Orbit!!!
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Old 07-25-2006, 11:29 AM
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I had to post that on HotBoat Brandon, too funny. I gave you a credit though
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Old 07-25-2006, 11:32 AM
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Is that a real picture???
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Old 07-25-2006, 11:33 AM
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I have a 1990 Pairsail that we used to use, these guys could just use it get 200' and just cut loose same effect!! Their nutz. The reason we stopped using our parasail is that we felt too much liability.

I mean seriously if someone gets hurt/killed who are they going to sue not themselves, it will be the boat driver/owner/and the company who made it. It not their fault that their dumb


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Old 07-25-2006, 11:34 AM
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Originally Posted by FunHome
Is that a real picture???
I wondered that too. The guy looks WAY higher than the tube, even if the rope was completely vertical.
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Old 07-25-2006, 11:51 AM
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holy phuck, it looks like fun. maybe im the next darwin candidate
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