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by exportmanuk
Thu May 24, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Lane Conflict
Replies: 22
Views: 160

Re: Lane Conflict

Not all bikers but there are a few: Not been over the new bridge yet its not too far from me and didn't know it was free for bikers
I can see it being included in the next group rideout :-)
by exportmanuk
Thu May 24, 2018 2:44 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Lane Conflict
Replies: 22
Views: 160

Re: Lane Conflict

And as you have also found Sat Nav maps are not always up to date.
by exportmanuk
Thu May 24, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Lane Conflict
Replies: 22
Views: 160

Re: Lane Conflict

Oh - the motorcycle-specific version of the Highway Code permits this sort of action in any lane under any circumstances. Perhaps. That's the one I've got Rule 187 watch out for and give plenty of room to " Motorcycles" 8-) :biker: But it also says vehicle straddling lanes or positioned i...
by exportmanuk
Mon Apr 30, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: I got snapped by a camera
Replies: 7
Views: 253

Re: I got snapped by a camera

Did your associate get snapped too?
by exportmanuk
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:51 am
Forum: In The News
Topic: Pavement parking?
Replies: 25
Views: 816

Re: Pavement parking?

Not just a puncture these things will remove a whole section of tyre so it a new tyre that's required after it
by exportmanuk
Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: First accident...
Replies: 45
Views: 2068

Re: First accident...

Commentary. Keep it simple. Traffic light, side road, bend sign indicator. start with just one or two words as prompts. You can build up from there. I was out on the bike with one of the BiBs last year he did commentary over the radio. the amount of detail he put in was overwhelming, It was at the s...
by exportmanuk
Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:15 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Associate cannot keep to the speed limit
Replies: 42
Views: 1804

Re: Associate cannot keep to the speed limit

I find putting mine in to sport mode in 30s keeps it in a lower gear and a little more engine noise
by exportmanuk
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Other
Topic: Tyres - available grip during cornering?
Replies: 13
Views: 556

Re: Tyres - available grip during cornering?

Mine only looks that clean once a year, usually the day after all year biker has been around :D
by exportmanuk
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Other
Topic: Tyres - available grip during cornering?
Replies: 13
Views: 556

Re: Tyres - available grip during cornering?

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 ...
by exportmanuk
Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Advanced Uni-cycling anyone?
Replies: 3
Views: 403

Re: Advanced Uni-cycling anyone?

How will it cope with potholes

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