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Originally Posted by Rick@OCRR View Post
I don't just use my bell on the streets, I use it on MUP's and Bike Trails too.

And, just like this guy, when I'm forced to ride on the sidewalk (Imperial Highway comes to mind), I do use the bell to get the attention of pedestrians.

That said, lots of peds here in SoCal have i-pods in their ears while they're on the sidewalks and the bell ringing doesn't always get through.

The really good thing about bells (i-pods aside) is that they're understood in any language!

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