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- 18 Dec 2013, 5:09pm
- Forum: Bikes & Bits – Technical section
- Topic: Does this rear light make sense?
- Replies: 25
- Views: 1765
It would make much more sense if it were on the back and front of cars. I don't think there would be any advantage of putting one on a bike for anything other than novelty value.
In the real world, I always think it is best to try and keep the Police "on our side" than to alienate them. An informal complaint, yes, but was it really actual bodily harm? Keep them on our side yes, but not let dangerous behaviour like that go unreported. She was far more likely to hav...
1-2% are passing dangerously close but many, many more pass too close for comfort. Based only on a survey of one (me) I'd say that about a third to half of all drivers in towns and urban areas pas too closely, and or cut in too soon. Cutting in too soon is made worse by pinch points. The only way I ...
- 8 Dec 2013, 11:05am
- Forum: National Standard Cycle Training
- Topic: Do you get 'experts' telling you what to do?
- Replies: 54
- Views: 156363
My instinct would be to get rid of them as quickly as possible so that I could keep my attention where it belongs. I'd thank them for their help and tell them that I would take a look at said "problem". Which I would actually do just in case they had spotted something relevant and importan...
- 7 Dec 2013, 1:42pm
- Forum: Does anyone know … ?
- Topic: Thin cable cycle locks...........
- Replies: 28
- Views: 2991
I have no faith in cable locks except for short stops where my bike is not out of sight for more than a minute or two, if that. The combination locks that are available now do seem more secure than the older ones which could be confounded by a simple wiggle of the barrel but still a stout hammer wil...