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  skylab tuktuk

 

Thailand

Tuktuks are motorized rickshaw, that in Thai are collectively referred to as sahmloh (fig.), i.e. tricycles, and of which there are many different models. This  type, in use on Koh Si Chang in Chonburi Province, is known as rot saamloh skailaeb, i.e. the skylab tuktuk.

 

It consists of a motorbike, covered with a roof or not, and with an extended car-like part for passengers to be seated.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1) and (2).

 

  skylab tuktuk