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    1906 pedaled roller skates - photo and patent

    Captioned as Edvard Petrini's pedaled roller skates. Looks like fun, and I'll bet this dapper young gentleman was quite the lady killer 100 years ago.





    More: https://books.google.com/patents/US809980

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    I can see a modern version of this idea using plastics and Torrington clutch bearings hitting our pavements soon.

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    You see a young man on roller skates. I see a young man standing on two mini bikes.

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    Cool ,who's gonna make a pair?

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    It's like the rollerskates-to-skateboard or skis-to-snowboard development, but in reverse.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Jon View Post
    Captioned as Edvard Petrini's pedaled roller skates. Looks like fun, and I'll bet this dapper young gentleman was quite the lady killer 100 years ago.





    More: https://books.google.com/patents/US809980
    How did I miss this thread Looks like the basis for version of the rough terrain inline skates.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jon View Post
    It's like the rollerskates-to-skateboard or skis-to-snowboard development, but in reverse.

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    I always had enough trouble trying to roll on quad skates didn't do too bad on inline since they acted similar to ice skates
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    When the split skateboard method evolves:



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