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Forum: Commuting
09-21-13, 03:21 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 13,270
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: 13,270
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: 13,270
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: 13,270
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: 5,121
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: 13,270
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: 13,270
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: 13,270
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: 3,299
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: 3,299
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: 1,849
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...
07-11-13, 09:47 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,643
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 787
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 2,112
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: 418
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
Forum: Foo
04-09-13, 09:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 418
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: 418
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...
Forum: Foo
04-08-13, 06:10 AM
Forum: Foo
04-08-13, 04:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 418
Posted By Timber_8

I put my gopro on the tractor while I towed it home yesterday.

I put my gopro on the tractor while I towed it home yesterday. I threw some music behind it. It's kinda different
http://vimeo.com/63443579
Forum: Foo
03-27-13, 12:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

I love the sound of those diesel engines

I love the sound of those diesel engines
Forum: Foo
03-27-13, 10:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

here are a couple pictures of the locomotives, I...

here are a couple pictures of the locomotives, I have some video too but I'll post that up later. These are the empty cars they are pulling out
...
Forum: Foo
03-26-13, 06:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

I wouldn't know to be honest, I'll take some...

I wouldn't know to be honest, I'll take some pictures this week when my cars get pulled.
Forum: Foo
03-26-13, 01:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

they use 2 Locomotives hooked together

they use 2 Locomotives hooked together
Forum: Foo
03-26-13, 01:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

Well what I am talking about is I do a lot of in...

Well what I am talking about is I do a lot of in bounding of product into my warehouse by rail. Once the train leaves the main line into my industrial park that track within the park becomes my...
Forum: Foo
03-25-13, 04:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

It was quite a winter here too, lots of heavy wet...

It was quite a winter here too, lots of heavy wet snow. The track work is just part of use. I'm trying to get ahead of all the tree work before the leaves fill out.
Forum: Foo
03-25-13, 12:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 530
Posted By Timber_8

Loaded up the tractor again to work on my rail side

I spent almost $10,000 in the last 2 weeks working on my Rail Side to keep my track in top shape. My cars average about 160,000 lbs and do a number on the rail pushing into the curve. I'm taking down...
03-11-13, 07:06 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 52,592
Posted By Timber_8

I love my Hybrid but my road bike is a dream to...

I love my Hybrid but my road bike is a dream to ride.
03-11-13, 06:59 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 22,359
Posted By Timber_8

I have had My FX 7.2 since 06 and I have done...

I have had My FX 7.2 since 06 and I have done some incredible time and miles on it. I still use it to this day. Good luck
03-10-13, 05:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,054
Posted By Timber_8

I have use aero bars on all my bikes, I simply...

I have use aero bars on all my bikes, I simply like aero bars and speed.
Forum: Commuting
03-09-13, 11:50 AM
Forum: Commuting
03-09-13, 11:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,416
Posted By Timber_8

I use the web dominators to contain all my excess...

I use the web dominators to contain all my excess straps. They are a great little device made by Maxpedition as well as other company's. I have 2 spare ones on the front of my bag actually. I have to...
Forum: Commuting
03-09-13, 09:02 AM
Forum: Commuting
03-09-13, 08:01 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,416
Posted By Timber_8

i usually use panniers or a trunk bag. I did buy...

i usually use panniers or a trunk bag. I did buy a Topeak rear basket to drop my backpack in. I don't know how that will work out. I have a plan anyway
Forum: Commuting
03-09-13, 07:17 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,416
Posted By Timber_8

I use it for day hiking and general EDC. I don't...

I use it for day hiking and general EDC. I don't do any hunting but I do carry a 45. The dump pouch is for carrying my trash back out of the wood with me. My bicycle commute is much to long to do...
03-04-13, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7,389
Views: 2,154,577
Posted By Timber_8

I havn't done much with the Model T. I have been...

I havn't done much with the Model T. I have been tied up with other projects that are more pressing. It will be a fun project though.
Forum: Commuting
03-04-13, 12:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,053
Posted By Timber_8

My full commute is 23 miles each way. If I use...

My full commute is 23 miles each way. If I use the Park & Ride option is 17 miles each way.
03-04-13, 12:28 AM
Replies: 7,389
Views: 2,154,577
Posted By Timber_8

I just added a new basket to my collection of...

I just added a new basket to my collection of gear

http://i113.photobucket.com/albums/n235/Timber_8/Bicycle%20Pictures/cf953de04dcb1525aa0b75bccbbf3afe.jpg
Forum: Commuting
03-04-13, 12:00 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,416
Posted By Timber_8

My commute is to long for backpacking. My pack is...

My commute is to long for backpacking. My pack is for day hiking and it more tactical looking than what you guys are using. I have a large number of different bags and gear I use commuting and other...
Forum: Commuting
03-03-13, 11:34 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,818
Posted By Timber_8

I thought I would add to my previous post since I...

I thought I would add to my previous post since I have some experience with the Topeak quick track system. The rack I use on my Hybrid has an integrated U lock storage built into the rack. I did make...
Forum: Commuting
03-03-13, 10:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,818
Posted By Timber_8

I have been running an MTX bag on my commuters...

I have been running an MTX bag on my commuters for 3 years now and I'm very pleased with them. The quick track system is very reliable. I just recently purchased the rear basket for my bicycles for...
03-03-13, 09:54 AM
Replies: 288
Views: 52,592
Posted By Timber_8

These are mine ...

These are mine
http://i113.photobucket.com/albums/n235/Timber_8/Bicycle%20Pictures/26058_1312190977326_1607213793_724825_263476_n.jpg
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Forum: Commuting
03-02-13, 07:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,481
Posted By Timber_8

I would love one of those

I would love one of those
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