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Fun with roundabouts
« on: April 24, 2014, 01:25:09 PM »
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2014, 01:58:08 PM »
 :bigok: That was worth a watch. :lol:
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2014, 02:40:57 PM »
 :lol:


It wasn't to bad until it hit the curb.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2014, 02:48:21 PM »
Hitting the curb is all you saw.

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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2014, 03:08:24 PM »
I wish that I could wheelie! :(
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #5 on: April 24, 2014, 03:16:53 PM »
At first I was  :headscratch:


Then I was  :rolf:
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #6 on: April 24, 2014, 03:27:50 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #7 on: April 24, 2014, 03:34:36 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)


Come back to Wisconsin. They've become a nuisance now. In Mt Horb there's 5 of them in a 1/2 mile.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #8 on: April 24, 2014, 03:35:57 PM »
At first I was  :headscratch:


Then I was  :rolf:

^  That.  Nice find!   :lol:
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #9 on: April 24, 2014, 03:50:54 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)


Come back to Wisconsin. They've become a nuisance now. In Mt Horb there's 5 of them in a 1/2 mile.

They're better than 5 stops in half a mile IMO.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #10 on: April 24, 2014, 05:30:15 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)


Come back to Wisconsin. They've become a nuisance now. In Mt Horb there's 5 of them in a 1/2 mile.

They're better than 5 stops in half a mile IMO.


Try telling the moron in front of me that thinks it's a 4-way stop.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #11 on: April 24, 2014, 05:44:24 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)


Come back to Wisconsin. They've become a nuisance now. In Mt Horb there's 5 of them in a 1/2 mile.

They're better than 5 stops in half a mile IMO.


Try telling the moron in front of me that thinks it's a 4-way stop.

Pass 'em.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #12 on: April 24, 2014, 05:48:24 PM »
Last roundy I went through I kept an eye on the speedo (car) - 25MPH was the slowest speed for an intersection that would otherwise be a 4-way stop.

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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #13 on: April 24, 2014, 06:56:47 PM »
Gotta be going fast for proper lean for the camera!

In other news - roundabouts are GREAT (more are installed about town and I love'm)



Come back to Wisconsin. They've become a nuisance now. In Mt Horb there's 5 of them in a 1/2 mile.


They're better than 5 stops in half a mile IMO.



Try telling the moron in front of me that thinks it's a 4-way stop.


Amen

The evils of the Merrill Wisconsin Roundabout:


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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #14 on: April 24, 2014, 08:00:37 PM »
The evils of the Merrill Wisconsin Roundabout: http://youtu.be/plEyLjepwF4


I remember those daze. Or maybe not.  :lol:


Apparently the term (idea) merge is a problem.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #15 on: April 24, 2014, 08:27:12 PM »
I love roundybouts!

They drive my students crazy.
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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #16 on: April 29, 2014, 01:50:07 PM »
That's awesome! 

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Re: Fun with roundabouts
« Reply #17 on: April 29, 2014, 02:02:44 PM »
I wish we had more roundabouts instead of 4-way stop lights in this country.
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