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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 04-01-12, 05:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,548
Posted By Sangesf
Every light is about 15% below parallel to the...

Every light is about 15% below parallel to the ground...

1.) Steady front, white light - 55w Halogen
2.) Steady rear, red light - 35w Halogen
3.) Steady rear, red Brake light - 55w Halogen
4.)...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-20-12, 07:11 PM
Replies: 617
Views: 46,785
Posted By Sangesf
Ping ships separately as they don't stock it,...

Ping ships separately as they don't stock it, they just buy it and have him ship it to you...
$533 for ping battery... $80 shipping, $170 for kit + $30 shipping..
$813 total and you paid $1,000, so...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-16-12, 08:09 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
To answer an earlier question about "Do I have to...

To answer an earlier question about "Do I have to follow traffic laws when on the shoulder"?

Yeah, if you want to cross a road(way), you better!

MY question is, if you're riding and not...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-16-12, 07:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,219
Posted By Sangesf
In Florida, they were SUPPOSED to put out signs...

In Florida, they were SUPPOSED to put out signs EVERYWHERE in 2011 that had, BMUFL on the roads.. I gotta find out whatever happened to that...

They actually had that information on TV!!

The...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-16-12, 09:11 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
And the NJ state law is one of them... So,...

And the NJ state law is one of them...

So, now, the question is in NJ, is the shoulder part of the "highway", part of the roadway, part of the road or none of those?
If it's none, then Uniform...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-16-12, 08:16 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,219
Posted By Sangesf
I'm guessing those two laws are in different...

I'm guessing those two laws are in different areas and not the same area...
But I don't know of any states that say, you can't ride on the road..
Also, if it's a state law about riding in the road,...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-14-12, 05:28 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
I'll say it again... The truly important part...

I'll say it again...
The truly important part is that she was on the shoulder of the road...
Everything else is just reference...
If she was actually on the roadway and something like this had...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-14-12, 12:18 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
39:4-14.1 Rights, duties of bicycle riders on...

39:4-14.1 Rights, duties of bicycle riders on roadways, exemptions.
16. a. Every person riding a bicycle upon a roadway shall be granted all of the rights and shall be subject to all of the duties...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 03:54 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
Here's the thing tho.. The OP's original...

Here's the thing tho..

The OP's original statement about bicycles not being Vehicles is not actually correct..

And that was my point..

If you are given the RIGHTS AND DUTIES of a "thing"...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 10:56 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
Ok... Remember throughout the entire posts of...

Ok... Remember throughout the entire posts of mine I kept saying (RIGHTS) and (DUTIES) of a vehicle when on the roadway....

When I said, "They are (considered) vehicles when ON the roadway",...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 04:04 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
EXACTLY!!!!! Believe it or not, you are...

EXACTLY!!!!!

Believe it or not, you are actually agreeing with me..

Let break it down a bit, shall we?

First let's start with your original thought that a bicycle is not considered a...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 01:52 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
Maybe you'll understand it this way... Here...

Maybe you'll understand it this way...

Here is the "header" of the bicycle statute, concerning the "BS" as you call it..



That statute is an exemption of the statute you show of a bicycle...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 01:14 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
Lol.. You're still not getting it.... What...

Lol.. You're still not getting it....
What you're saying WOULD be true, IF a car wasn't considered a vehicle by definition originally, but it is..
A car is not to be ridden on a shoulder either...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 12:57 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
Yes... But you're not getting it... Yes,...

Yes... But you're not getting it...

Yes, the statutory definition of a vehicle excluded a bicycle...

BUT when a "Driver" of a bicycle is ON THE ROADWAY... (Meaning NOT the shoulder - the...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 12:22 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
They are not vehicles COMPATABLE with the...

They are not vehicles COMPATABLE with the shoulder..


Read it again.... You missed the part about... NJSA 39:4-14.1

READ THAT DOCUMENT IN IT'S ENTIRETY....

It had NOTHING to do with the...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-13-12, 12:09 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 2,777
Posted By Sangesf
They are vehicles... That was about a pothole /...

They are vehicles... That was about a pothole / depression incident...

Basically that case was saying that when that woman was riding on the SHOULDER (NOT part of the roadway and NOT a designated...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-12-12, 11:53 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 8,511
Posted By Sangesf
I look at it this way.... Double riding like...

I look at it this way....

Double riding like those guys did works well... Especially since there was a shoulder or bike lane or whatever..

If there's no shoulder area like that, double up, but...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-11-12, 08:41 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 8,511
Posted By Sangesf
+1,000,000,000,000,000,000 :thumb: I feel...

+1,000,000,000,000,000,000 :thumb:

I feel the EXACT same way... (especially with a single rider)

In my opinion, most feel as if their "giving in", by "allowing" other drivers the ability to...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-11-12, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 647
Posted By Sangesf
The only people I know who have these "issues"...

The only people I know who have these "issues" are what I like to call the Lycra crowd...
And the funny thing is, they are the WORST OFFENDERS!!!

I ride well over 8,000 miles a year on my bike......
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-10-12, 01:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 647
Posted By Sangesf
Let's be honest.. 90% of the time, a cyclist is...

Let's be honest.. 90% of the time, a cyclist is "in the wrong"...

If you have 90% of the people doing something wrong, when is (an uniformed) person supposed to know when the other 10% is doing...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 03-09-12, 03:50 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 647
Posted By Sangesf
He kept putting “lane splitting”, like it’s a bad...

He kept putting “lane splitting”, like it’s a bad thing.. It’s not… That’s what drivers are supposed to do…
They are NOT required to move totally over to the next lane, only keep a 3′ distance from...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-08-12, 04:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,394
Posted By Sangesf
I have two of everything.... The reasons are.. ...

I have two of everything....
The reasons are..

1.) It's easier to setup.
2.) In case one of the throttles or motors craps out, I have a backup. ;)
3.) Running dual motors (and dual batteries)...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-08-12, 04:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,069
Posted By Sangesf
1.) The statute is Chapter 316.003 (2). You can...

1.) The statute is Chapter 316.003 (2). You can just go to the Florida state website and look up the statutes from the main page... (It's under "Title XXIII - Motor Vehicles")

2.) email me at...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-02-12, 06:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 706
Posted By Sangesf
October 5, 2009 — Ontario is bringing in some new...

October 5, 2009 — Ontario is bringing in some new safety requirements for electric bikes. E-bikes, which can reach a speed of 32 kilometres per hour, are allowed to share the road with cars,...
Forum: Electric Bikes 03-02-12, 06:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 706
Posted By Sangesf
October 5, 2009 — Ontario is bringing in some new...

October 5, 2009 — Ontario is bringing in some new safety requirements for electric bikes. E-bikes, which can reach a speed of 32 kilometres per hour, are allowed to share the road with cars,...
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