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Posted: September 18, 2013 - 10:14pm  |  Updated: September 19, 2013 - 12:08am
Rick Johannessen of Vancouver, Wash., rides his self-balancing, electric unicycle along South Franklin Street on Tuesday. Off a cruise ship on vacation, Johannessen was riding around downtown as his wife shopped. The unicycle, using three gyroscopes, works similar to the Segway. The unit has a 10-mile range at 15 mph and a 325 pound weight limit. Johannessen said he is an investor in the Vancouver-based company.  Michael Penn | Juneau Empire
Michael Penn | Juneau Empire
Rick Johannessen of Vancouver, Wash., rides his self-balancing, electric unicycle along South Franklin Street on Tuesday. Off a cruise ship on vacation, Johannessen was riding around downtown as his wife shopped. The unicycle, using three gyroscopes, works similar to the Segway. The unit has a 10-mile range at 15 mph and a 325 pound weight limit. Johannessen said he is an investor in the Vancouver-based company.

Rick Johannessen of Vancouver, Wash., rides his self-balancing, electric unicycle along South Franklin Street on Tuesday. Off a cruise ship on vacation, Johannessen was riding around downtown as his wife shopped. The unicycle, using three gyroscopes, works similar to the Segway. The unit has a 10-mile range at 15 mph and a 325 pound weight limit. Johannessen said he is an investor in the Vancouver-based company.

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