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Old 01-09-2013, 01:18 AM   #694
markjenn
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Originally Posted by JerryH View Post
I found several Youtube videos of ABS bikes crashing when the wheel broke traction on wet or otherwise slippery surfaces....Many people are willing to spend a fortune for ABS, because they somehow think it makes the bike crashproof...
I don't usually get involved in these ridiculous ABS arguments, but I can't let this one pass.

The argument that ABS is dangerous because it doesn't prevent all crashes is like arguing that helmets are dangerous because they don't prevent all head injuries. It's almost comically illogical.

- Mark
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