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Old 11-18-08, 08:19 AM   #1
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I gotta get one of these!!

Tells motorists and other cyclists how fast you're riding.

www.speedvest.com
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Old 11-18-08, 08:49 AM   #2
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Darn! Doesn't read higher than 70. What good is it?
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Old 11-18-08, 08:53 AM   #3
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If I had one I would program the computer to think I had larger wheels/tires than I actually do so that it would report higher speeds. Then the paceline would respect me!
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Old 11-18-08, 12:50 PM   #4
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If I'm riding 15 mph and stuck behind some guy showing "25 mph" on the back of his vest, that's not going to whomp up a lot of respect in my mind.
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Old 11-18-08, 06:48 PM   #5
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If I'm riding 15 mph and stuck behind some guy showing "25 mph" on the back of his vest, that's not going to whomp up a lot of respect in my mind.
The guy could use the excuse that it's in KPH.....would be pretty close.
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Does it come with an 'exaggerate' button in case you're having a bad day and are embarrassed about your speed?
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Pfft, I'd set it low. Find some guy giving it his all, and pass him at about twelve miles an hour...
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Pfft, I'd set it low. Find some guy giving it his all, and pass him at about twelve miles an hour...

You know, that's cruel. Can I really set it up that way?
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