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12-04-21, 01:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 343
Posted By Daniel4

I turned 60 almost four months ago. There's...

I turned 60 almost four months ago. There's nothing in this forum that makes me feel like I shouldn't be here.

Keep riding and I hope we both can still be posting when we're in our 90s.
12-02-21, 08:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 951
Posted By Daniel4

I hope this technology will stop drivers of...

I hope this technology will stop drivers of pickups from bullying other road users.
11-30-21, 11:00 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,311
Posted By Daniel4

I just prepped up my winter beater a few days...

I just prepped up my winter beater a few days ago. Transferred my mirror, horn, lights and rear camera mount. The adhesive doesn't stick to aluminum so I had to strap it down temporarily. Now I...
11-20-21, 09:33 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,572
Posted By Daniel4

Hopefully, the pandemic, lockdowns, wfh, and...

Hopefully, the pandemic, lockdowns, wfh, and improved bicycle infrastructure has helped the OP's endeavor. I'm glad he has recieved his bike(s) in the midst of shortages.
11-15-21, 09:12 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,699
Posted By Daniel4

Actually, there's one person I wish would put me...

Actually, there's one person I wish would put me on his ignore list. He's on mine but he still responds to my posts with his usual trolling comments.
11-14-21, 07:12 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 6,699
Posted By Daniel4

When I start a new thread, I do a search in...

When I start a new thread, I do a search in Google and then the BF if there is another thread like it.

If there is an older thread discussing the same thing you want to discuss, one of two things...
11-05-21, 10:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,522
Posted By Daniel4

When I was walking in Hong Kong a few years ago,...

When I was walking in Hong Kong a few years ago, I kept getting a Google air quality alarm. It annoyed me so I turned it off. Cyclists don't ride on Hong Kong streets. They restrict themselves to...
11-04-21, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Daniel4

I'm sorry you had your bike stolen. Set aside...

I'm sorry you had your bike stolen. Set aside some money for a good solid u-lock, maybe two.

You don"t want your new purchase stolen too.
11-03-21, 07:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 827
Posted By Daniel4

Glad you're ok. Do you have any camera footage...

Glad you're ok. Do you have any camera footage to report to the police?
10-29-21, 07:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 221
Posted By Daniel4

I mount my rear facing camera directly on my rear...

I mount my rear facing camera directly on my rear rack. It's literally in their face when any driver approaches me from behind.

It's clear view of their licence plate, even at 1080p30fps.
10-28-21, 10:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,888
Posted By Daniel4

I'm guessing cyclists older than 86 aren't tech...

I'm guessing cyclists older than 86 aren't tech savvy enough to have internet.
Forum: Commuting
10-23-21, 09:06 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,915
Posted By Daniel4

There's a purpose for the " How's my driving?"...

There's a purpose for the " How's my driving?" written on the back of some trucks.

They should not be limited only to trucks with that written on them.
Forum: Commuting
10-21-21, 06:28 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,915
Posted By Daniel4

If you don't already have an action camera for...

If you don't already have an action camera for this purpose, get one. Or two, one for the rear view. Internal microphones are lousy so they may not pick up the honking or the swearing.

There are...
Forum: Commuting
10-20-21, 06:35 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,915
Posted By Daniel4

I'm not sure why some people are using the words...

I'm not sure why some people are using the words informant, whistleblower and snitch to describe the OP.

This is the only comment that matters.
Forum: Commuting
10-19-21, 01:43 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 4,915
Posted By Daniel4

Report it. Don't forget the date, time, the...

Report it.

Don't forget the date, time, the location and which direction you were headed.
10-06-21, 05:40 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 5,780
Posted By Daniel4

Ok. Blame the victim. Always. They are never...

Ok. Blame the victim. Always. They are never careful enough. Always getting in the way of criminals and bad drivers.
10-06-21, 04:26 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 5,780
Posted By Daniel4

Hell no. The article says "...when a...

Hell no.

The article says
"...when a rideshare driver in a white Honda CRV pulled into the bike lane to let a passenger out."

Why would the cyclist be responsible for any blame if he was...
10-06-21, 11:46 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,466
Posted By Daniel4

The judge knows very well that he's going to get...

The judge knows very well that he's going to get a lot of pushback on FB. And that's putting it very mildly.
10-06-21, 11:26 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,466
Posted By Daniel4

Nice post by the county judge. It should be...

Nice post by the county judge. It should be published in local and community newspapers as well as distributed when drivers renew their licences and plates.

Seems so obvious but a lot of his...
10-04-21, 11:56 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,466
Posted By Daniel4

Lots of vehicles, like school buses have blind...

Lots of vehicles, like school buses have blind spots on the front. That being said, when your vehicle is approaching a bunch of cyclists, blind spot or not, you know they are there.
09-27-21, 10:12 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 8,466
Posted By Daniel4

Another case in which eight hours or 150 hours of...

Another case in which eight hours or 150 hours of on road bicycle experience should be a requirement to get a drivers licence.

Punishment should include 1) a month of traffic enforcement at the...
09-22-21, 12:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,259
Posted By Daniel4

Either way has its merits. When I review in my...

Either way has its merits.
When I review in my rear facing camera what drivers do, I'm generally pleased that they follow patiently and pass when it's safe. If that's the result of the camera being...
09-21-21, 08:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,259
Posted By Daniel4

I'm glad you're ok. I have a rear view...

I'm glad you're ok.

I have a rear view camera too.
09-18-21, 10:21 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,209
Posted By Daniel4

In olden days, when the rabbit died, we used to...

In olden days, when the rabbit died, we used to say congratulations.

And then there was a period when kids would sing
"The rabbit kicked the bucket."
09-09-21, 07:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,243
Posted By Daniel4

Always check if anybody is behind you if you were...

Always check if anybody is behind you if you were planning to stop on the amber light.
09-01-21, 04:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,447
Posted By Daniel4

Sums up everything about road design since the...

Sums up everything about road design since the automobile took over the city.
08-29-21, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 971
Posted By Daniel4

I'm glad you had fun. If you're worried...

I'm glad you had fun.

If you're worried about all the food you ate, just turn off the motor and do some pedalling until you can't.
08-21-21, 04:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 758
Posted By Daniel4

"Speaking to reporters Thursday morning, Mayor...

"Speaking to reporters Thursday morning, Mayor John Tory emphasized the preventable nature of these tragic incidents, and touted the city’s ongoing Vision Zero program as having contributed to the...
08-20-21, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 243,750
Posted By Daniel4

47.5km, 3hr:22min. Average speed 14.1km/hr Got...

47.5km, 3hr:22min. Average speed 14.1km/hr
Got home at around 6pm. Got honked and yelled at today. It's been a long time since that has happened. Lots of honking but nobody made any risky moves...
08-19-21, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 636
Posted By Daniel4

Try Googling " Best budget action cameras for...

Try Googling " Best budget action cameras for 2021" and see what suits your needs.

These things change all the time. What I bought in August 2020 is no longer available on Amazon. So I could not...
08-13-21, 08:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,523
Posted By Daniel4

Welcome to the club. Don't engage in their...

Welcome to the club.

Don't engage in their destructive behaviour. Get a helmet camera and a rear view camera. If these truckers represent a company, send the photos of them c/w licence plates,...
08-13-21, 10:11 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,892
Posted By Daniel4

I had the same concern. But if the person at 911...

I had the same concern. But if the person at 911 is ok with your calls and they are in compliance with the legislation, then that's more power to you.
07-23-21, 06:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,785
Posted By Daniel4

^^^ Right on queue. From the USELESS...

^^^
Right on queue.


From the USELESS Forum thread:
07-19-21, 05:29 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,346
Posted By Daniel4

Take it from a Canadian. You've got a long way...

Take it from a Canadian. You've got a long way to go before you resemble the USA. And that's a compliment.
07-18-21, 02:18 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,624
Posted By Daniel4

Ride just fast enough for the dog to keep up with...

Ride just fast enough for the dog to keep up with you and ride all the way until you're out of sight of the dog owner. It's his problem. Let him worry about where his untrained dog is.

If there's...
07-06-21, 07:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,587
Posted By Daniel4

It's long overdue that the police finally sees...

It's long overdue that the police finally sees aggressive driving as assault with a dangerous weapon.

Most of the time, if the cyclist had been injured or killed, there'd only be an investigation...
07-02-21, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 670
Posted By Daniel4

When have reports of collisions and collisions...

When have reports of collisions and collisions causing death ever improved any drivers' driving habits? Never.


And that's for normal people.

As for criminals or people who contemplating...
06-23-21, 09:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,772
Posted By Daniel4

Cars that block the crosswalk endanger...

Cars that block the crosswalk endanger pedestrians too. They also have to walk around it with some people into the moving traffic while others behind the offending car.

If enough people just put...
06-18-21, 09:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,827
Posted By Daniel4

No matter what you use, there's always going to...

No matter what you use, there's always going to be someone who won't notice it.

Bike bell: Once on a path through the park, I rang my bell as I was approaching a pedestrian from behind. She looked...
06-17-21, 07:15 PM
Replies: 3,394
Views: 243,750
Posted By Daniel4

Today, 48 km. But around 1/2hr from home, my...

Today, 48 km. But around 1/2hr from home, my legs were starting to cramp. I stopped. Drank some water. Ate my apple. Rested and then continued. But around 1.5km from home, while trying to gently...
06-17-21, 07:02 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,336
Posted By Daniel4

Because if they start a new one, someone will...

Because if they start a new one, someone will reply with a link to an old discussion
06-17-21, 06:59 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,965
Posted By Daniel4

Yup. Under. And that includes my sunglasses over...

Yup. Under. And that includes my sunglasses over my prescription glasses.

Imagine in cold weather and you have to wear a cap over your ears? Who wears glasses where the the arms aren't sitting...
06-08-21, 08:31 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,441
Posted By Daniel4

If the backlash is worse than the store's...

If the backlash is worse than the store's offence, then there's no point in hanging around - just as some commenters had suggested in regards to shopping elsewhere.
06-05-21, 11:37 AM
06-04-21, 09:51 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,597
Posted By Daniel4

1) Majority of drivers are bad drivers (according...

1) Majority of drivers are bad drivers (according to Expedia's Road Rage report of 2015);
2) Majority of influential voters are drivers;
3) non-drivers are categorized as special interest groups.
...
06-03-21, 01:09 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,892
Posted By Daniel4

I do care. That's why when I take the lane, I...

I do care. That's why when I take the lane, I ride more slowly.
05-29-21, 01:14 PM
05-28-21, 07:06 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,892
Posted By Daniel4

I think we all expect the car to be given a...

I think we all expect the car to be given a ticket when it's double parked blocking the car lane. We can also expect it to get a ticket if it's parked on the sidewalk or where there are no-parking...
05-20-21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,892
Posted By Daniel4

When you're tending to an issue very important to...

When you're tending to an issue very important to you and one involving public safety, there is nothing better to do.

Keep it up. I believe Montreal is a very progressive city. At least the Mayor...
05-09-21, 08:51 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 9,892
Posted By Daniel4

In total agreement. I can't understand why...

In total agreement.

I can't understand why bad driving is an acceptable norm.
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