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by crr003
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Nextbase 612GW Users?
Replies: 2
Views: 264

Re: Nextbase 612GW Users?

Good morning, I recently purchased the Nextbase 612GW following some very impressive reviews, and having installed the camera I am impressed with the video and build quality. One thing I have found is that if I insert the SD card into an adapter and then into the genuine apple card reader, no files...
by crr003
Wed Nov 28, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hazard perception test now features more weather conditions
Replies: 14
Views: 408

Re: Hazard perception test now features more weather conditions

I did the HPT 15 years ago when I was trying to become an ADI and said then that I didn't think it was fit for purpose. As Mike says, experienced drivers click too early. With modern technology, it must be easy to touch the screen where the [potential] hazard is I think that this would be a serious...
by crr003
Tue Nov 27, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hazard perception test now features more weather conditions
Replies: 14
Views: 408

Re: Hazard perception test now features more weather conditions

I did the HPT 15 years ago when I was trying to become an ADI and said then that I didn't think it was fit for purpose. As Mike says, experienced drivers click too early. With modern technology, it must be easy to touch the screen where the [potential] hazard is I think that this would be a serious...
by crr003
Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Change in police pursuit policy?
Replies: 13
Views: 593

Re: Change in police pursuit policy?

Jonquirk wrote:It might be a way to use up those old Land-Rovers from Belfast that proved so unsuited to conditions in Iraq?

Boris bought some water cannon. Shame they've been sold off.
by crr003
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:51 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Change in police pursuit policy?
Replies: 13
Views: 593

Re: Change in police pursuit policy?

Apropos Twitter comment:
"I’d join the police just to do this."
by crr003
Fri Nov 23, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Turn left?
Replies: 20
Views: 908

Re: Turn left?

Letting a vehicle turn right from the left hand lane. Waiting here, checking for a gap from the right, traffic approaching the junction from your 2 O'clock . . . https://goo.gl/maps/2VCoLwVLw672 View from the 2 O'clock lanes: https://goo.gl/maps/D76M3CyRv182 Yup, both lanes are encouraged for traff...
by crr003
Fri Nov 23, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Turn left?
Replies: 20
Views: 908

Re: Turn left?

If we're just looking for excuses to be anti-social and p!ss other drivers off, while secure in our pedantic "I'm doing nothing illegal, officer", is that an advanced attitude? I imagined the op to be more of a thought provoking exercise. I could foresee a long line of slow moving LGVs in...
by crr003
Wed Nov 21, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Wombats can't do advanced driving = new research
Replies: 2
Views: 172

Re: Wombats can't do advanced driving = new research

Horse wrote:Well, they appear stymied for taper braking, anyway . . .

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-46258616

So it's official - anyone stomping on the brakes can now be abused as "You wombat!"

Far too much detail for tea time!
by crr003
Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Masters - Safety Vs Progress
Replies: 33
Views: 1315

Re: Masters - Safety Vs Progress

Horse wrote:Blimey - a thread re-rail! H canters off to make a note . . . ;)

Anything to get us away from SH!

(I thought hir's explanation particularly convincing.)
by crr003
Tue Nov 06, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Masters - Safety Vs Progress
Replies: 33
Views: 1315

Re: Masters - Safety Vs Progress

Very simply, it was poor selection of image. .......... Now that is something we can all agree on! Although even his choice of words seemed to provoke a strong reaction in some of the bikers on the LinkedIn conversation. I'm glad that it wasn't me who called it a rule! Quite right, but I did use a ...

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