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Sometimes Manfred would like to rest on a couch and lay his legs high.
Therefore, Santa Claus had brought a parcel from the Dutch carbon ligfietsen producer M5. In the parcel was a frame rack, with which Manfred built a couch :-)
In the meantime Manfred pedaled some thousands kilometres recumbently. His experiences in riding the couch you find here: https://manfred-tinebor.fotki.com/journals/couch-surfing/
To get a little impression of riding the couch speedy, please watch the video recorded on a country road in Lower Saxony between Polle and Bad Pyrmont: https://manfred-tinebor.fotki.com/journals/manfreds-videos/entry/wqtfrbtwwtqqq/

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End of the second life of the couch!

Photos from Krasnodar, Russia.
The carbon fibre frame, broken by car crash, is irreparable!

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Uploaded: September 19, 2012
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  • 9 years 2 months ago
    Ouch! Judging from the photos you were luckier than the couch!
    • Manfred Premium user Germany (Private)
      9 years 2 months ago
      Oh, my skeleton had more broken places than the couch:
      2 breaks of the pelvic bone,
      3 broken lumbar vertebrae,
      1 broken cervical vertebra. 
      But properly, dear Gypsy, ...I am luckier than the couch. The damages of my skeleton will heal again!  :-))
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