Search found 1073 matches

by akirk
Tue May 07, 2024 10:27 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: New AD training company.
Replies: 1
Views: 823

Re: New AD training company.

by akirk
Sat Apr 06, 2024 10:39 am
Forum: This Website
Topic: is the administrative account checked ...
Replies: 4
Views: 1803

Re: is the administrative account checked ...

thanks Gareth - seen it! am having an ‘explore’ no obvious answer currently…
by akirk
Wed Apr 03, 2024 9:15 pm
Forum: This Website
Topic: is the administrative account checked ...
Replies: 4
Views: 1803

Re: is the administrative account checked ...

If you mean site admin - rarely as I am usually logged in as me…

If you sent a PM would you mind resending to me?
Thanks
Alasdair
by akirk
Mon Mar 25, 2024 7:06 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Use of Indicator for Overtaking
Replies: 61
Views: 19667

Re: Use of Indicator for Overtaking

It is an interesting discussion - esp. considering the superb level of driving some on here are known to demonstrate... It is also an indication that perhaps as advanced drivers we have a tendency to over-think at times?! Ultimately - every scenario is different - looking for a rule to use is probab...
by akirk
Thu Mar 21, 2024 9:48 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Use of Indicator for Overtaking
Replies: 61
Views: 19667

Re: Use of Indicator for Overtaking

I was originally taught (by my standard driving instructor who was very good) - think of the indicator as conversation - who are you telling and what are you telling them - do you need to tell them once, or many times? Also, remember that there are many ways in conversation of saying the same thing ...
by akirk
Mon Mar 11, 2024 1:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: These shoes are made for walking
Replies: 17
Views: 5541

Re: These shoes are made for walking

Mention of Heel and Toe (which I’ve never been able to do, not even ‘nearly’), led me to Google. Found an Interesting clip, showing Ayrton Senna’s technique and footware… https://youtu.be/kzLjZWrpzmQ …looks like I missed out though, my own advanced test was nothing like that. well there is the answ...
by akirk
Mon Mar 11, 2024 6:11 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: These shoes are made for walking
Replies: 17
Views: 5541

Re: These shoes are made for walking

My standard shoe is a loake moccasin - doesn’t get in the way… but am also happy wearing anything like wellies amor walking boots… biggest difference is in ability to heel and toe, but not all cars have pedals allowing that now anyway
by akirk
Thu Mar 07, 2024 1:03 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: https://www.drivingmasters.uk/
Replies: 17
Views: 6942

Re: https://www.drivingmasters.uk/

They do, though less police experience and more chauffeur / corporate training than I expected - but then I suspect that however they pitch it that is where the money is... (c.f. IAM)
by akirk
Thu Mar 07, 2024 11:29 am
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: https://www.drivingmasters.uk/
Replies: 17
Views: 6942

Re: https://www.drivingmasters.uk/

Looking at the levels I would say that it is clever marketing rather than just a structured progressive set of levels... there is very thought through specific keywords being used to attract an audience... for example - dmap5: Do professional drivers in vehicle dynamics and vehicle testing / chauffe...
by akirk
Thu Nov 09, 2023 11:03 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Silence
Replies: 21
Views: 59707

Re: The Silence

The biggest issue with facebook is that it controls how you see content - it is difficult to find past conversations and to structure how content is saved... It is very good for fresh current content which rapidly goes out of date, and it is very good at photo / video uploads, but otherwise it is a ...

Go to advanced search