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Old 01-27-21, 06:04 PM
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Originally Posted by The Old Peddler View Post
I don't feel safe riding without a mirror. However, I use a helmet mirror. I tried a fixed mirror on the bars but it drove me crazy trying to see anything because the bars were constantly in motion.
If you are concerned with seeing behind you, I think you should be looking at a helmet mirror.

the Old Peddler
And your head is not in motion? We are opposite, I tried a glasses mounted mirror and found myself kept moving my head around to see the correct spot behind me. I also looked at it too much since it was in my field of vision.

Only my drop bar bike has a mirror on it and it is at the bottom of the bars. I prefer this mirror position.
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