Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

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Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby bluesman » Fri Feb 26, 2016 11:44 pm

Wait for it, major crash and burn happens at 0:50.

https://youtu.be/iHHtuemhxkE


Hard to believe he rides away from this one.

Wonder what caused the gas to pour out like that. Would this happen to any Ural with a properly secured gas cap?
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Albuquralque » Sat Feb 27, 2016 12:14 am

Obviously a fast blue Ural!
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby bluesman » Sat Feb 27, 2016 12:15 am

Fast to roll, lol!
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Kilometers2 » Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:04 am

Wow
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby n3303j » Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:47 am

Russian pre-heat for easier starting?
Blue ones burn faster?
Russian burnout?
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby bakerchp18 » Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:54 am

Rolls over, Up in flames, smothered in snow then........ starts right up and rides away. That should be part of Urals Ad campaign. WOW !!!
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby stagewex » Sat Feb 27, 2016 11:15 am

A testament to insane durability for those that might perhaps temporarily engulf their rigs in flames.
Bet that guy does not have or care if his fuel sensor is working correctly.
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Lmo » Sat Feb 27, 2016 11:29 am

Things to do today

A) Buy fire extinguisher for the Dnepr
B) Fabricate fire extinguisher mounting bracket
C) Cut new gas cap gaskets
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Poacher Bob » Sat Feb 27, 2016 12:08 pm

They all do that.
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby tom48 » Sat Feb 27, 2016 7:14 pm

I replaced all of the gas lines in my 06 Patrol, maybe the cross over hose failed
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Whitecoyote » Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:10 pm

Lmo wrote:Things to do today

A) Buy fire extinguisher for the Dnepr
B) Fabricate fire extinguisher mounting bracket
C) Cut new gas cap gaskets

That was probably his Vodka that caught fire.
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby scan » Sat Feb 27, 2016 9:20 pm

Wow just when you think you've seen everything. Next I want to see a Ural survive a tornado.
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby bluesman » Sat Feb 27, 2016 10:17 pm

Lucky thy guy didn't get fuel on him. He could have been rolling in the snow putting himself out.

If there wasn't snow on the ground that outfit would have been a total loss
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby Lmo » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:19 am

Dad used to have an extinguished just like that on the garage wall. I think it was refillable? It had a nasty smelling liquid in it (not vodka).
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Re: Fiery Ural Sidecar Crash video

Postby GHGoodwin » Sun Feb 28, 2016 11:57 am

Lmo wrote:Dad used to have an extinguished just like that on the garage wall. I think it was refillable? It had a nasty smelling liquid in it (not vodka).



Carbon tetrachloride. AKA one of the dry cleaning fluids. Very highly toxic to your liver.
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