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Old 11-25-2012, 04:55 AM   #10
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I have actually used a throttle lock and find them unsatisfactory. With my Kaoko, my speed does NOT remain constant, but varies with the terrain. I use the GS for long trips, including New Orleans, Maine, Connecticut, TOD and hopefully next July to Alaska.
Here are a few arguments/rationalizations for spending the big bucks:

When I am leading a group of friends on a long cross country trip I want to keep a constant speed.

A few months ago I lost concentration and received a performance award for 78 in a 65. Sad face.

I have a mild case of carpel tunnel that for some reason flares up on long highway trips. I am hoping that the cruise control will help with that.

Now I can focus more on spotting f***ing deer!
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