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Old 03-24-20, 09:28 PM
So it is
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Originally Posted by big john View Post
What kind of place is it?
It's a division of the Colorado Department of Health and Environment. I diagnose vehicles that shops and consumers are having issues with passing the emission test. We still run an IM240 loaded mode dyno test, and it's as close to real as it can get.

The diesel side is a whole different ballgame, but there is a pretty cool old dyne that can handle a tandem wheel coalburner, and it's pretty interesting to watch a tandem dump or tractor spool that thing up. Less the noise, and the smell, and all the rest that's associated with those pigs.
Originally Posted by Bah Humbug View Post
In other news, to effect quick passes of other cyclists out this morning, I did dial it up to 400w to pass several times. It doesn't actually feel like much of anything for that duration. Not sure what that guy was on about.
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