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Forum: Commuting 09-21-13, 03:21 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
Deadly force is a last resort and yes your...

Deadly force is a last resort and yes your suppose to retreat to a safe room and let the criminals take what the want. The states and towns inturpit this in different ways. It is good advise if...
Forum: Commuting 09-21-13, 04:57 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
Thank you, it is a Smith & Wesson 1911 E series....

Thank you, it is a Smith & Wesson 1911 E series. I think the perception that if you carry a firearm that it is your first line of defense. The reality is for myself and most people that carry is it...
Forum: Commuting 09-20-13, 04:34 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
Best coarse of action I have seen in this thread.

Best coarse of action I have seen in this thread.
Forum: Commuting 09-20-13, 04:33 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
this is is true I'm my state but not in every...

this is is true I'm my state but not in every state, most states have stand your ground or a castle doctrine. We have a castle doctrine in Massachusets, by law we have to retreat to a safe room if...
Forum: Commuting 09-20-13, 10:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,155
Posted By Timber_8
This is is how I do it. My rack has. U lock...

This is is how I do it. My rack has. U lock storage built right in. This is a Topeak quick track rack
...
Forum: Commuting 09-20-13, 09:37 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
What City and Country, I can't imagine that...

What City and Country, I can't imagine that happening in the US unless the firearm was carried ileagaly or their is more to the story. In the United States it has been legally determined the the...
Forum: Commuting 09-20-13, 09:28 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
this is how I do it ...

this is how I do it

http://i113.photobucket.com/albums/n235/Timber_8/EDC%20bags/e77f6e5cae352e292f0b677090efc78f.jpg
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Forum: Commuting 09-17-13, 05:41 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 11,805
Posted By Timber_8
I carry a 45 n a fanny pack

I carry a 45 n a fanny pack
Forum: Commuting 07-13-13, 08:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,490
Posted By Timber_8
i just turn my screen off, I just touch the...

i just turn my screen off, I just touch the screen if I want to see all ths information. To each there own but I can ride 5 plus hours with the app running and pandora.
Forum: Commuting 07-13-13, 03:31 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,490
Posted By Timber_8
I just use my iPhone and the runtastic cycle pro...

I just use my iPhone and the runtastic cycle pro app. It uses GPS and its accurate enough. I like that it lets people follow me on my ride.
Forum: Commuting 07-12-13, 12:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,346
Posted By Timber_8
I ride a Specialized Sectur Elite with a Topeak...

I ride a Specialized Sectur Elite with a Topeak quick track system. I also do century and double century rides and never take the rack off. The weight of an aluminum rack is not going to have any...
Forum: Fifty Plus (50+) 07-11-13, 09:47 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,982
Posted By Timber_8
I have a full beard and long hair to the middle...

I have a full beard and long hair to the middle of my back. It is still mostly blond and I color my beard because I can and it simply looks neater all 1 color
Terminal length was left out of the...
Forum: Commuting 07-11-13, 01:18 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
I too am in the country, the road I use for my...

I too am in the country, the road I use for my morning commute during the day time is extremely dangerouse. I don't even like driving it in a motor vehicle. The road is narrow & the speed is high for...
Forum: Commuting 07-10-13, 02:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
You are absolutely correct about the dangers of...

You are absolutely correct about the dangers of night riding. Visibility is without question very important not only to be seen by motorist but when you out on the road at 3 and 4 am the police will...
Forum: Commuting 07-09-13, 12:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 598
Posted By Timber_8
I love my morning commute at 3:30 am. My ride is...

I love my morning commute at 3:30 am. My ride is 18 miles in the morning. I get in at 4:45 for 5 am. It is so nice to have the entire road to yourself. Any traffic I do encounter has the entire road...
Forum: Commuting 07-08-13, 12:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
I'll be driving in today and riding my bicycle...

I'll be driving in today and riding my bicycle home. I have several vehicles and usually keep one at my warehouse constantly. I'll bring in all my cloths and food for the week. I have a very compleat...
Forum: Commuting 07-06-13, 05:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
In my 18 mile ride in I rarely have more than 2...

In my 18 mile ride in I rarely have more than 2 vehicles pass me in the same direction I'm traveling. Seems to be about a 1/2 dozen or so traveling the other way. That time of morning I never get...
Forum: Commuting 07-06-13, 04:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
my commute home is 23 miles and is mostly down...

my commute home is 23 miles and is mostly down hill according to my runtastic app, doesn't feel like it sometimes. I like to get into work by 5 am and a 1 hour commute works well for me. I can't use...
Forum: Commuting 07-06-13, 04:43 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
I agree that 3:30 is the very best time of day fr...

I agree that 3:30 is the very best time of day fr bicycle commuting. The road is all yours and I use very bit of it too. The peacefulness in that time of the morning is unmached any other time of the...
Forum: Commuting 07-05-13, 09:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
I have been getting up early for 20 years or...

I have been getting up early for 20 years or better, I was training for a 130 mile ride that I did in June, now I'm just continuing my training just for my overall health. I'm 50 years old now. I do...
Forum: Commuting 07-05-13, 05:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,849
Posted By Timber_8
Commuting at 3:30 am 18 miles into work

I stepped up my commute from my house instead of the park and ride. I went from an 11 mile to 18 mile inbound commute. I actually start at the same time in the morning leaving the house. I love...
Forum: Foo 04-09-13, 10:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 327
Posted By Timber_8
You have to realize where the camera was mounted...

You have to realize where the camera was mounted and the fact that a gopro is a wide angle camera so their is some distortion. you can see it in the trees and telephone poles.
Forum: Foo 04-09-13, 10:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 327
Posted By Timber_8
Oh I missed that

Oh I missed that
Forum: Foo 04-09-13, 09:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 327
Posted By Timber_8
If you say so but I was driving and I did.

If you say so but I was driving and I did.
Forum: Foo 04-08-13, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 327
Posted By Timber_8
Well I'll go with creative editing as an excuse....

Well I'll go with creative editing as an excuse. I have over 20 years driving Tractor trailers and well over 1 million miles accident free so backseat drive all you want LOL, doesn't bother me. I...
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