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- Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:13 pm
- Forum: Advanced Driving - Other
- Topic: Tyres - available grip during cornering?
- Replies: 13
- Views: 190
I never intentionally slide the bike but at this time of year it happens. As Mike mentioned salt slime is lethal especially on roundabouts. Gone wide a few times ( not helped by the appalling condition of the roads). Was out a couple of weeks ago and got caught by some snow ( not forecast) that was ...
- Sun Jan 21, 2018 6:16 pm
- Forum: General Chat
- Topic: Why autonomous cars won't be able to drive properly...
- Replies: 36
- Views: 500
Except no-one understands how those heuristics work, or that they can be easily (dangerously?) confused https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/10/30/fool_ai_image_classifier_by_changing_single_pixel/ So a sudden spec of dirt on a camera could have significant effects ? The more I read about these vehic...
- Sun Jan 21, 2018 10:53 am
- Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
- Topic: GBOL & DSG Gearbox
- Replies: 40
- Views: 1864
Potential thread hijack (sorry) Why are people still talking about BGOL and implying if you do it it will kill you so must be avoided at all costs? In modern cars predominantly front wheels drive all have abs and weight sensitive braking bias. You are no longer removing drive from the rear wheels an...
- Tue Dec 19, 2017 4:40 pm
- Forum: Advanced Driving - Bikes
- Topic: Pros and cons of hi-vis
- Replies: 82
- Views: 1328
GTR1400MAN wrote:I may also get one of these to wear over my riding gear at night.
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So you are going to ride around looking like Casper the ghost ?
- Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:12 pm
- Forum: In The News
- Topic: Telematics - feedback and findings
- Replies: 7
- Views: 325
“What young people need is more help in understanding where it is inappropriate to driven near the limit.” That bit I agree with but a black box is not going to help that. Yesterday I had the unfortunate experience of being driven by potential son in law. I though I did very well to appear reasonab...
Interesting that council justify the spend as" we are spending for improved safety" then when its not working and it has been proven to be more dangerous they can not find the money to spend for Safety now? So are these blanket 20 limits about safety or is there some hidden agenda? Would a...