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« on: August 05, 2018, 03:39:27 PM »

A long read, but it explain why we hear "SMIDSY" as an excuse so often, and what we,as riders, can help ourselves to be seen.
https://www.londoncyclist.co.uk/raf-pilot-teach-cyclists/
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« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2018, 06:21:15 PM »

I use it quite often especially in city.  Even in country on a back road where a farmer not expect me.
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« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2018, 06:50:12 PM »

Actually got stopped by a cop for doing the smidsy. I explained and he googled and we were good to go. It works.
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2018, 07:23:34 PM »

It's why I give extra looks to those vehicles with the handicapped card hanging from the rear view mirror, it's amazing how much is blocked by  the card.
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