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the_machine_mod ([personal profile] the_machine_mod) wrote in [community profile] meme_of_interest2013-03-28 04:00 pm

Chatter Post

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Re: Shadowbox--question

[identity profile] of-fkilter.livejournal.com 2013-04-07 03:12 pm (UTC)(link)
Maybe, but the LEFT side has a pull lever for the clutch, so he'd still have to have a pretty accurate and strong grip on that side too, though not nearly as important as STOP and GO.

Oh well. It was pointed out to me that he also uses his right hand to hold a gun, which also requires more control than shown by the surveillance camera actions, so basically it was a regular non/poorly-gripping prosthetic long enough to get them the info to identity him, then it was an overly advanced Luke-from-Star-Wars Vader bionic hand after because too hard to work around otherwise.

Ah well. I should ignore it, I know. It's just annoying.
orockthro: George with glasses and "NERD" written on her forehead (Default)

Re: Shadowbox--question

[personal profile] orockthro 2013-04-07 04:53 pm (UTC)(link)
"... it was a regular non/poorly-gripping prosthetic long enough to get them the info to identity him, then it was an overly advanced Luke-from-Star-Wars Vader bionic hand after because too hard to work around otherwise. "

XD I think you pretty much summed it up.
Sorry. Wish there was a cool answer. But he could have modded out the bike in some way, like anon said. There are hand brakes for people to drive cars without great use of their legs. I could see some sort of mod for a bike maybe.