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post #1 of 49 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 03:25 PM Thread Starter
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Disaster at MIR today.....

Mike Smith and Brent were out testing the new engine today when the new engine let go on the big end. Brent hit the wall but is okay. Blue Bee...... not so much. Could be worse though. Thankfully everything can be fixed.
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post #3 of 49 (permalink) Old 11-16-2012, 03:30 PM
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damn im glad he was ok. thought that was going to be me at Atco.

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Glad to hear Mike is all right. Could of been a lot worse.

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Wow this is not good!!! Glad no one was seriously injured..... Looks like its fixable from what I see.....

Hope you get the Beast back together soon Mike!!!

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Bummer about The Bee but glad to hear Brent is ok....that thing hauls major mph on the big end....could of been REAL ugly.

Hope it's fixable and we see them In Georgia in March!


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That sucks, at least everyone is ok

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So sorry Mike & Brent,glad you guys are ok.

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damn that sucks, glad hes ok and it seems to be fixable. What "let go" on the new engine?

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Sad to see guys.
Brent....glad you are ok.
Mike, sorry about your ride.
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