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Old 07-08-2009, 11:12 AM
5-7HEAVEN 5-7HEAVEN is offline
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Default Re: Who rides to work?

Now that school is out, I ride "The Dragon Lady" to work every day. That's an 11-mile round trip, rain or shine.

I have twin Mitsubishi engines on friction drive. I've been caught in the rain a few times. The rollers slipped like heck, but it's still a better ride than pedalling a regular bike in the rain.

When the roads are dry, I claim the lane and keep up with traffic, 40mph max speed.

When the roads are wet, I take a slower, safer route.
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