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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Today, 04:47 AM
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Posted By Gummee!
Did I tell y'all I'm starting my own 'bike...

Did I tell y'all I'm starting my own 'bike brand?' No? Well I am. The prototype is designed and fixin to be painted.

Keep an eye open for FN Bicycles. (get it?!)

:augie

When it gets here,...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths Yesterday, 08:06 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
Motos have the same problem: 2nd class citizens...

Motos have the same problem: 2nd class citizens on the road yet here we are again and again and again

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-28-2014, 04:52 AM
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Posted By Gummee!
Sorry I didn't have more time. Work gets in the...

Sorry I didn't have more time. Work gets in the way yannow...

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2014, 08:13 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
Generic rant I've only met BWalsh and Ridge...

Generic rant

I've only met BWalsh and Ridge from this thread so far

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2014, 02:05 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
From those of us on the receiving end: thank you ...

From those of us on the receiving end: thank you

:thumb

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-27-2014, 11:04 AM
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Posted By Gummee!
I really just don't get it. :confused Would...

I really just don't get it. :confused

Would you do to a family member what you're doing to me? If the answer's no, then why do it?!

Why are you passing too closely? If you had to get around...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 08:02 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
Must have :nod M

Must have

:nod

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 07:43 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
If you actually read the law, it says to pull off...

If you actually read the law, it says to pull off where there sufficient space for a safe turnout. It doesn't say anything about pulling off anywhere. :nah

If there's not sufficient space for a...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-24-2014, 07:13 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
I stand corrected: Idaho doesn't distinguish...

I stand corrected: Idaho doesn't distinguish between bicycles and pedestrians on the road who're holding up traffic. :dunno Bout the only state who's laws I've read (and I've gone thru a few now)...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-23-2014, 07:23 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
You need to go do some more digging into your...

You need to go do some more digging into your laws. :nod There's parts of the law that applies to bicycles, and parts that don't.

I'd be willing to bet that the 'holding up traffic' part doesn't...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 04:10 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
I'm a trackie, so SURE! ...just build one closer...

I'm a trackie, so SURE! ...just build one closer than 4hrs away.

AFA the rest: you can ride a KLR or you can ride a liter bike. Yeah, you can have fun on both, but they're not built for the same...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-20-2014, 07:11 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
I keep trying. :nod Doesn't seem to be helping...

I keep trying. :nod Doesn't seem to be helping 'cause there's more of them than there are of us.

The one thing that'll bring lots of em around they'll never do: ride a bicycle themselves.

Oh...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 07:20 PM
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Posted By Gummee!
The way some of the people in this thread act,...

The way some of the people in this thread act, you'd think that its an impossible task to pass a bicycle. :rolleyes

I'm riding tires about as big around as your thumb. They're pumped up to 110-120...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 07:17 PM
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Views: 1,632
Posted By Gummee!
You wanna add bicycles to the mix and I have sold...

You wanna add bicycles to the mix and I have sold a bike then bought it back. Missed that bike. Sublime ride from an AL E5 S-Works frame. :tb

There's a few others over the years I wish I had back:...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-19-2014, 07:12 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
So, are you willing to ride thru potholes, glass,...

So, are you willing to ride thru potholes, glass, and other sharp debris on your moto when there's clear road available? :ear

My bicycle tires are more expensive then the tires on my car, so if I...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-18-2014, 08:05 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Y'all almost lost me this AM. Idiot of the day...

Y'all almost lost me this AM. Idiot of the day was trying to pass me as I was turning left. :norton

So there I am on the DY 'cause my turn's coming up. I hear a car behind me and put my left arm...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-16-2014, 05:25 AM
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Posted By Gummee!
So I got out for a ride between thunderstorms...

So I got out for a ride between thunderstorms yesterday. ...which just happened to coincide with the start of rush hour around these parts.

So I went opposite traffic.

However, coming back...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-12-2014, 07:16 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Read me...

Read me (http://www.bicyclelaw.com/articles/a.cfm/legally-speaking-two-by-two)

and me...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-10-2014, 05:27 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
sorry about the ad <iframe width="640"...

sorry about the ad

<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Rt6Mro4vjBs?feature=player_detailpage" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

Classic 'left turner' (in this...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-10-2014, 04:31 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
The problem is that people see your jumping the...

The problem is that people see your jumping the light as a cyclist 'above the law' instead of your 'I'm getting out of the way.' (as seen by the whining here as you say)

You're in a no-win: jump...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 07:26 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
So some co-workers and I rode from Reston down...

So some co-workers and I rode from Reston down towards DC to watch the fireworks last Fri.

We didn't quite get where we wanted to be and were salmoning against all the ped traffic. Ped traffic...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 07:20 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Wanna bet? Next time you're driving, keep an...

Wanna bet?

Next time you're driving, keep an eye out for how many people run red lights/signs.

Rolling rights? That's not obeying the law
Jumping the light? ditto
Running thru the 'orange...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 05:55 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Let me ask a question: Do you ride your moto...

Let me ask a question:

Do you ride your moto the exact same way you drive a car? :ear

...or do you ride differently because A. you can B. you need to to stay alive and C. because its more fun ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 01:10 PM
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Views: 326,380
Posted By Gummee!
Off on Wed and Sun Be there tomorrow till...

Off on Wed and Sun

Be there tomorrow till 1730

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 01:09 PM
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Views: 326,380
Posted By Gummee!
:augie For me it all depends on what other...

:augie

For me it all depends on what other people on that road are doing. If they're cruising at 70, well who am I to argue?

In the evenings people tend to have slowed down, so I'll usually...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 01:01 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
He's in a legal grey area. He's not really a...

He's in a legal grey area. He's not really a motorized vehicle and not really a non-motorized vehicle.

...but I gotta wonder if the bike's so dangerous, why is it safer amongst cyclists, runners...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 08:50 AM
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Views: 326,380
Posted By Gummee!
Made ya nervous for a bit tho didn't it?! ...

Made ya nervous for a bit tho didn't it?!

I've seen a boatload of cops up and down 28 lately. Keep it to a dull roar up and down the road. :nod

...for those that don't know, driving 1-up in the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 08:34 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
on that topic: When Road Rage Strikes: Taking...

on that topic: When Road Rage Strikes: Taking Control (http://blogs.bicycling.com/blogs/roadrights/when-road-rage-strikes-taking-control)

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 07:40 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Cyclist hit by Gatorade bottle may face road rage...

Cyclist hit by Gatorade bottle may face road rage charges (http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-oc-cyclist-gatorade-bottle-road-rage-charges-20140708-story.html)

WTF?!

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-09-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4,898
Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Looked in the mirror lately? You must really not...

Looked in the mirror lately? You must really not like yourself. Maybe you should try riding a bicycle somle. Helps with lots of stuff that affects you. :nod



and watch this...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-08-2014, 05:03 AM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Have you ever ridden a bicycle in the same...

Have you ever ridden a bicycle in the same situation? :ear

Respect, huh? I don't read any in these comments. :nah All I'm reading is 'get off my road!'

Tell ya what. Try it. Ride a bicycle for...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-07-2014, 06:14 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
read me...

read me (https://medium.com/@CarlAlviani/why-bikes-make-smart-people-say-dumb-things-9316abbd5735)

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-29-2014, 05:28 PM
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Views: 3,467
Posted By Gummee!
this Racing bicycles in big packs has taught...

this

Racing bicycles in big packs has taught me that crashes are MUCH better when they happen behind you. :nod

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-18-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4,898
Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
how and why...

how and why (http://www.vox.com/2014/5/22/5738626/how-and-why-bicycle-deaths-happen-in-the-us) bicycle deaths article

Telling:...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-17-2014, 07:25 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
Sweet! When are we riding? Better not pick Sat,...

Sweet! When are we riding? Better not pick Sat, cause I'm gonna be in West-by-doG at the Hilly Billy Roubaix.

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-16-2014, 06:05 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
+1 m

+1

m
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-16-2014, 05:56 PM
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Views: 26,445
Posted By Gummee!
I've shared lanes around Phx*. There was...

I've shared lanes around Phx*.

There was pretty much a 'its effing hot! Good for you' thing going when I did it. I don't remember specifically someone yelling 'this isn't CA!' but since its in the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-15-2014, 06:51 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
How bout we plan a 'training camp' next winter?...

How bout we plan a 'training camp' next winter? Say end of Jan or beginning of Feb? :ear

Y'all know that story that makes its rounds about a guy catching a Hardley going dowhill? :ear Guess who...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-14-2014, 06:44 PM
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Views: 264,571
Posted By Gummee!
sweet! Whenya gonna come visit? :ear Hint:...

sweet!

Whenya gonna come visit? :ear Hint: wait till Sept when the humidity finally goes away. (think monsoon season, but there's no monsoon)

M
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-14-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 26,445
Posted By Gummee!
My ex's first ride on my RT was down to Pacific...

My ex's first ride on my RT was down to Pacific Beach to watch fireworks.

As traffic was stopped in both lanes of the 8 coming out of PB, I proceeded to do what came (:bluduh) naturally: I started...
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