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Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-31-15, 06:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,291
Posted By Chris516
Finally. I was living in Duluth a decade...

Finally. I was living in Duluth a decade ago(Nov.'02-Jan.'07). Their biking infrastructure was not like this video. Necessarily. There is the covered bridge for cyclists' and pedestrians that...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-31-15, 06:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 568
Posted By Chris516
So, They better give a turkey then.

So, They better give a turkey then.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-31-15, 06:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Chris516
Was the riding of a bike to cross the border, to...

Was the riding of a bike to cross the border, to pass by the border guards? Or was it not a problem for people to do that before drugs became such a 'hot commodity'?
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-31-15, 05:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 568
Posted By Chris516
Your intentions are definitely commendable. The...

Your intentions are definitely commendable. The problem is. Some drivers don't give a turkey. They could care less about a 'good samaritan' on a bike. Sometimes, It makes me emotionally wish I...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-30-15, 03:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,851
Posted By Chris516
This is more than sad. It is criminal. But the...

This is more than sad. It is criminal. But the ICBC doesn't care. I know it sounds opportunistic. But since the ICBC didn't find the driver at fault for crossing the line and killing the...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-29-15, 08:13 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,351
Posted By Chris516
A bike running a red, won't do much damage to a...

A bike running a red, won't do much damage to a car. But a car doesn't need to run a red to damage a bike.

He had a good list:
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-29-15, 06:16 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 5,351
Posted By Chris516
Bring a shovel with you. So someone can scrape...

Bring a shovel with you. So someone can scrape your carcass off the road.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-29-15, 04:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,150
Posted By Chris516
I could care less about angry motorists honking...

I could care less about angry motorists honking at me. They can swallow my gas. They can have their gas and eat it too.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-28-15, 05:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,043
Posted By Chris516
That goes without saying.

That goes without saying.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-27-15, 11:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 443
Posted By Chris516
Wow Even though it was 30+yrs. ago. I lived...

Wow

Even though it was 30+yrs. ago. I lived in Brattleboro, near the music center. Back then, one could commute however they wanted to, and not have to worry about their safety. Times have...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-27-15, 11:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By Chris516
Don't run either.

Don't run either.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-27-15, 01:00 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,672
Posted By Chris516
While I like the fact that the motorist even took...

While I like the fact that the motorist even took the time to make the suggestion. The Dollar Store? Even dumpy Walmart is better than the Dollar Store.

He must have been hit hard where it...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-26-15, 12:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,672
Posted By Chris516
Say something. Who cares if it ticks him off. ...

Say something. Who cares if it ticks him off. You are caring about another cyclist. They should be grateful. Otherwise, They should be handing you a shovel. To scrape their carcass off the road...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-25-15, 07:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,370
Posted By Chris516
I agree 100%

I agree 100%
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-25-15, 12:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,175
Posted By Chris516
That is a pretty big 'if'. But, I do agree about...

That is a pretty big 'if'. But, I do agree about the two-way bike path. Oncoming 'traffic' would be at greater risk because of both, vehicle(in the traffic lane) and bike headlights basically...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-24-15, 02:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 885
Posted By Chris516
The only way a bi-directional bike lane would...

The only way a bi-directional bike lane would work. Is if it is segregated from the main flow of traffic by concrete. Otherwise, One bike lane, on each side of the road, and not in the 'door zone'.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-24-15, 02:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,175
Posted By Chris516
Yes, We can postulate different potential...

Yes, We can postulate different potential scenarios'. But, Before discounting the OP, outright. We need to remember. The OP is in a segregated bike lane. Segregated from the road by a concrete...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-24-15, 05:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,175
Posted By Chris516
Granted there is low traffic flow for that time...

Granted there is low traffic flow for that time of night. Also, Maybe there is poor road signage.

But the vehicles in the video. Were in front of the OP. What about the same thing happening,...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-23-15, 05:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 848
Posted By Chris516
Or..... Ja Herr creep!!(German)

Or.....

Ja Herr creep!!(German)
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-23-15, 05:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Chris516
I updated Chrome, and the usual updates for my...

I updated Chrome, and the usual updates for my Edge 500. Like you mentioned, GE works on my Edge 500.
Forum: Electronics, Lighting, & Gadgets 10-23-15, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Chris516
Angry Garmin Communicator Plugin

If anyone uses a Garmin bike computer and Google Chrome as their web browser. That seemingly will no longer sync the data to Garmin's website. Here is the reason why:

04/27/2015
The Garmin...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-23-15, 11:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 642
Posted By Chris516
The bike rider you encountered was certainly...

The bike rider you encountered was certainly taking a lot of risks for nighttime riding. To say nothing of street lights not illuminating every bad spot in the road.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-22-15, 06:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By Chris516
The more 'garbage' the auto-makers put in their...

The more 'garbage' the auto-makers put in their 'vehicles'. The more that a vehicle(even commercial trucks) will operate like airplanes. Even with something similar to TCAS(Total Collision...
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-21-15, 08:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,517
Posted By Chris516
You can also choose, or not choose, to ride on a...

You can also choose, or not choose, to ride on a MUP.
Forum: Advocacy & Safety 10-20-15, 07:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,121
Posted By Chris516
I went to my locale Performance location...

I went to my locale Performance location yesterday to casually(need is not pressing at the moment) look at some bike helmets w/ n' w/o MIPS. The helmets w/ MIPS, didn't seem any better. Than those...
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