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Germany to Reduce Allowable BAL for Cycling?
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Tags: BAL, DW

Started this discussion. Last reply by Haddon Jan 26.

Lemming Left Cross
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I am proposing this term for a common variation of the left cross collision.In the standard left cross, an oncoming driver makes a left turn immediately in front of a cyclist who is going straight…Continue

Tags: cross, left, lemming

Started this discussion. Last reply by Julia 3.5/7.5 mi on Wednesday.

Remedial Bicycling

A short course well worth the time to peruse.http://www.theawl.com/2015/01/remedial-bicyclingContinue

Tags: Stolen, Resentment, Fear

Started Jan 22

This Might Be Good.
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Tags: Transportation, Cities

Started this discussion. Last reply by Fran Kondorf Jan 17.

 

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Jeff Schneider replied to Haddon's discussion Cab vs. Messanger (sweet video - via redbull.com)
"But there is no anger in this messenger."
23 hours ago
Jeff Schneider replied to Haddon's discussion Line of Sight - 60 minutes of the most insane urban bike races.
"Infantile."
yesterday
Julia 3.5/7.5 mi replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"Ugh, one of these scenarios got me at Diversey/Elston/Western, just about a year ago. Didn't help that the teenage driver had no license and it wasn't her car (and the car had that sketchy "I've had accidents" insurance).…"
Wednesday
Jeff Schneider replied to Mike Schwab's discussion Applying notice of parking in bicycle lane, in whipped cream.
"Harmless, yes.  But car people are crazy protective.  You could get shot for that around here, I fear."
Tuesday
Reboot Oxnard replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"Excellent use of 'critical mass' and something for cyclists to consider. "
Tuesday
Tom A.K. replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"I liked how you expressed your thoughts in words about today's drivers. I feel exactly the same way. I had a similar type incident yesterday after the snowfall while I was a pedestrian on the sidewalk. He came charging out of an alleyway nearly…"
Tuesday
George Schick replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"I'm not sure that drivers even understand or even care about the rules of the road anymore…they just throw their vehicles around however they want.  Today I was leaving the parking lot of a public library when I witnessed a driver…"
Monday
David of the North (David606xx) replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"I see this when I'm northbound on Clark at Ridge. If I don't have traffic behind me, I'll move to the centerline and hook around behind the last lefty to continue on. If I'm the only traffic approaching an intersection I'll…"
Monday
Joe Schmoe replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"Yup.  This is my biggest fear when I cross Brywn Mawr while riding on Broadway.  And there's often traffic stacked up to go east on Bryn Mawr to LSD, and drivers will often block the intersection as they make the left. I just slow way…"
Jan 26
Haddon replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Germany to Reduce Allowable BAL for Cycling?
"Though one should not admit this, 3 drinks and a ride is one of my most favourite things on the whole planet. A mild summer day, a couple 12 oz arm curls and really, its as close as you can get to gently flying."
Jan 26
Michael B replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"This behavior is true of cyclists as well as pedestrians. Experience makes you aware. Spare us yet another cutesy name. "
Jan 26
David P. replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"One driver piggybacking their judgment onto that of the driver in front of them is quite common once you're aware of it! Watching out for it is just one part of driving (car) or riding (bicycle) defensively. "
Jan 26
Jeff Schneider replied to Tom A.K.'s discussion Dings, Scratches, Marks, Chips, Worn Spots. - Bicycle Frame Protection ?
"They say to put WD-40 on your chain and "gears".  I'm not sure I'd do that. "
Jan 25
Jeff Schneider replied to Dean Bekken's discussion News this AM that Chicago is to consider allowing cyclists 65 and older to ride on sidewalks, as kids 12 and under are allowed to do.
"A better idea would be to identify streets where cycling in the traffic lanes is dangerous, and mark one side of the sidewalk as a cycle path, as they do in Germany.  It's not my favorite kind of cycle path, but it's better than…"
Jan 25
George Schick replied to Jeff Schneider's discussion Lemming Left Cross
"Yes, to both of these comments.  I've had this happen several times.  Once, I was riding through a suburban neighborhood, approaching an intersection that led to a newer, more upscale addition.  The driver of a car approaching…"
Jan 25
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What I ride:
Road, Cyclocross, Divvy (bike share), Fixed Gear
The kind of riding I do:
Recreational, Exercise, Around Town
What brings you to The Chainlink?
Calendar & Forum
My other websites (twitter, facebook, pinterest, Google+, blogs, etc.):
http://uptownbikinglife.blogspot.com/

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At 1:12pm on January 18, 2014, Pat Cummings said…

Sorry I hope that you find your saddle and post. But the one that I found is not a Brooks brand. 

At 9:25pm on August 19, 2013, John said…
No more Tooter Turtle?
At 5:59am on August 8, 2012, Paul Wilson said…

Jeff,

 I can send you a receipt. Can i mail one to your business?

At 10:14am on August 27, 2011, Joydivision said…
I will have a Receipt for you for the adjusted price of $440...
At 10:09am on August 27, 2011, Joydivision said…

Sunday Afternoon is perfect...... 12.30 at 100 forest place I will be on the corner of Lake st and Forest ave..... accross from the lake st Movie theater

 

At 12:02pm on August 26, 2011, Joydivision said…

Jeff please contact me through Chainlink as to when you would like to look at the Mercian Next week.

Thank You

At 11:21am on August 23, 2011, Joydivision said…
I am lowering the price on the Mercian from $500 to $440.... let me know if your interested
At 10:18am on August 21, 2011, Joydivision said…
I still have the Mercian if you are still interested
 
 
 

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