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by GTR1400MAN
Tue Sep 27, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
Replies: 14
Views: 2198

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

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by GTR1400MAN
Sat Sep 24, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights
Replies: 134
Views: 10292

Re: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights

You still need to go into the opposing traffic before you can clear the junction enough for plod to pass, unless you're telling me that the carriageway gets wider after the stop line. Did you not read what I wrote? I recommend you go away, get a good night's sleep and have another go at me tomorrow...
by GTR1400MAN
Sat Sep 24, 2016 6:16 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights
Replies: 134
Views: 10292

Re: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights

I always keep a good distance between myself and the car in front (as I'm sure does everyone on here), which allows more room to move over (most two lane roads have enough space for three abreast). If the road doesn't have the room, then crossing the line isn't going to be sufficient - I'm going to...
by GTR1400MAN
Thu Sep 22, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheese Sandwiches
Replies: 20
Views: 2137

Re: Cheese Sandwiches

I only used the picture for the 'overlap' :)

Nasty plastic cheese.

I'm a grated cheddar and pickle man!
by GTR1400MAN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 3:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Smart Meters - your advice please!
Replies: 13
Views: 2095

Re: Smart Meters - your advice please!

Rolyan wrote:The more I think about it, the more I want to cancel the appointment and stick with what I've got.

Wait until the Tin Foil Hat comments start :D
by GTR1400MAN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights
Replies: 134
Views: 10292

Re: Blues and Twos and Traffic Lights

you can quote as much as you like about protecting life / limb / property etc. - just so totally not relevant outside the context of the rest of the UK law just as a constable can't ask you to murder someone to protect life / limb / property so equally they can not ask you to break other laws for t...
by GTR1400MAN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 10:11 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheese Sandwiches
Replies: 20
Views: 2137

Re: Cheese Sandwiches

Mr Cholmondeley-Warner wrote:How could you leave out tomato? :shock:

Here you go ...

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BUT, are the slices of cheese allowed to overlap? :)
by GTR1400MAN
Wed Sep 21, 2016 8:04 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Cheese Sandwiches
Replies: 20
Views: 2137

Re: Cheese Sandwiches

They didn't mention if you could have alternative forms of cheese sandwich. Branston. Lettuce. Mustard. Or is it plain vanilla cheddar only?
by GTR1400MAN
Tue Sep 20, 2016 9:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Autonomous vehicles again.
Replies: 1
Views: 543

Re: Autonomous vehicles again.

That sounds like it is using a camera and contrast detection. Most of these systems use a form of radar. A shadow wouldn't reflect a signal.
by GTR1400MAN
Tue Sep 20, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Looking after cyclists
Replies: 32
Views: 3697

Re: Looking after cyclists

I remember cycling proficiency taking place in my primary school playground, allegedly now we have something called Bikeability, although I've never heard of it actually taking place. Certainly happens round my neck of the woods. During the summer months the roads are often full of school children ...

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