Next Wednesday is the birthday of our esteemed leader / administrator.A time to say thanks to Gus for his time and efforts for Adelaide Cyclists forum, and the resulting friendships we have forged…Continue
Right now on ABC TV show The New Inventors.
A two-wheeler recumbent; cyclist as high as on average bicycle for better vision of traffic; recumbent position for aerodynamics; but front wheel drive with shorter chain so more efficient than recumbent; a telescopic 'head stem'.
Faster than other bikes. Holds the world record for women's 100-mile speed.
Called the Cruzbike. Inventor John Tolhurst. Price about $4,500. Won tonight's episode on The New Inventors.
Can you quickly use the online form to ask for things that will improve cycling conditions and safety? Find the form at www.dtei.sa.gov.au/roadsafety and select 'Towards Zero Together'.
Otherwise you can email your submission to DTEI.RoadSafety@sa.gov.au
The 4MB report can be downloaded.
Otherwise, you read the extracts I chose in this file.…Continue
How to buy or make a ruling device to show depth of potholes or utility cover-lids, while photographing? Can manage if one person holding a rule, and the other person focusing a camera to take a close-up showing the measurement. But cannot do on my own with current tools.
I carry a tape measure and flat edge (clipboard) to measure some cycling hazards I see while cycling. But there are times when one wants to photograph to persuade the authority to fix, or proof if the hazard is a…Continue