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Does anyone mount a mirror on their bike to see behind them?

Old 03-09-24, 08:49 PM
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They shoot horses, donít they?
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Old 03-09-24, 11:35 PM
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I use this Sunlite cruiser mirror on my swept bar. The mount it comes with is a piece of garbage; mild steel with sharp edges, so I found a handlebar-mounted reflector clamp, and it works great.


I know you have a bell on that somewhere!
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I have a pair of spy glasses with the mirror built into the lens. Itís perfect to watch people and they donít even know you are. I only use for cycling

when Iím spying on people I ise a newspaper with two holes in it
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Of course I use a rear view mirror, and I think everyone should use one for their safety.

When I hear a car coming from behind, I watch him in my mirror. My main concern is a fool on their cell phone. I watch to see that they are going to give me passing room. If not, I will be riding into the ditch.!!!!!
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Originally Posted by VegasJen
Oops. Still may be a topic of interest to some.
The topic of mirrors sure it is always a decent topic that has been gone through a lot here but a thread started by someone who was a troll and is now banned does not need to be revived.
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Does anyone mount a mirror on their bike to see behind them?

I use a mirror on my bike to see in front of me. That way, if I am looking over my shoulder, I won't hit as many potholes.
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Garmin Varia.

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Originally Posted by rydabent
I use _____, and I think everyone should use _____ .
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Originally Posted by Polaris OBark
I use a mirror on my bike to see in front of me. That way, if I am looking over my shoulder, I won't hit as many potholes.
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I know you have a bell on that somewhere!
Mounted on the right side of the stem. A big, loud, V-O brass beast.
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I have 1 bike with 2 big truck mirrors on it.
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Originally Posted by Crash2Much
I have 1 bike with 2 big truck mirrors on it.
Only two?
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Only two?
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Definitely on a recumbent as you can't rotate as far left and right sittin gin a "lawn chair".
I use a helmet mounted mirror and one on the trike. Every bit of info is helpful when making decisions in traffic.
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I guess reading 7 pages before posting is too much to ask.
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Italian Road Bike mirror and Garmin Varia radar.
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