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Toyota makes the STRONGEST windows!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by neontrail, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. Jul 26, 2011 at 5:25 PM
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    neontrail

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  2. Jul 26, 2011 at 5:34 PM
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    especk

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    dayum! i thought that would have broke on the first hit easily
     
  3. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:00 PM
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    Woah. Any speculation as to why it held up so well? Tint wouldnt make it that much sturdier would it?
     
  4. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:11 PM
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  5. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:15 PM
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  6. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:18 PM
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    Poly wheels and wood don't do the trick. I'm just surprised no one had a window breaker on them, as I'm sure most of us have, in case of emergencies.
     
  7. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:19 PM
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    ^ Beat me to it.
     
  8. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:26 PM
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    I mean they were mostly hitting it with the wheels and I know they aren't the most rigid things, probably absorbed a lot of the impact. Also those kids looked weak as shit...
     
  9. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    TnRedNeck721

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    i don’t but i do have a red 3D mag light be hind my back seats.

    i am surprised that the pole did not brake it the first hit. i can see maybe the wood skate deck.
     
  10. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:33 PM
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    Andrew H

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    It's always interesting seeing how different people handle these kinds of situations. The kids in the car were crying so they were alright for the most part. I've been on a shit ton of these calls. It's when the baby isn't crying or looking around is when it's a concern or a true emergency.

    There was like, what, fifteen people standing around not really knowing what to do? Pathetic. If I was there I would have busted the window; only cause I like breaking shit when I can get away with it. Smiley face.
     
  11. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:37 PM
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    How many people does it take to break one window? Where was the owner of the vehicle?
     
  12. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:39 PM
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    One to hold the light bulb and... wait a sec, this isn't a joke is it?
     
  13. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    Maybe it was Plasti Dipped? :D
     
  14. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:43 PM
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    Glass is funny. I worked for a mobile auto glass unit for about 6 yrs.
    I have ran over a piece of tempered, curved door glass withought it breaking.
    I dropped another piece of glass off the tailgate doing 55 on a hwy and it just skidded to a halt on the side of the road.
    Yet I have broken door glass with a small metal hook tool barely knicking it.
    And even while riveting the window channel back on, had one explode.

    Glad everything turned out ok. As many have said, I would have thought the pole would have broken it on the first whack but glass is very odd.
    Wierd to think of it as a liquid in a solid state.
     
  15. Jul 26, 2011 at 6:46 PM
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  16. Jul 26, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    i thought this was like a joke toyota ad at first lol thats wild
     
  17. Jul 26, 2011 at 8:38 PM
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    x2 lol the edge of the glass is always the weakest spot. I bet if those skaters hit the edge with their boards, it might have broken a little quicker.
     
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