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  1. Motorcycle braking incl. braking in a curve

    Motorcycle Training, Safety, and Riding Techniques
    I have prepared an Excel document to the topic with a lot of braking calculations. Have a look at the Excel tool on my home page and download it. Have fun :71baldboy:
  2. Took the wife for her first ride!

    First Bike / New Rider
    Well, we were just running to the store for some ice cream my wife just "had to have" and I convinced her to ride with me on the bike! It was great! I loved it! At one point we were riding next to one of those sound retaining walls around an apartment complex and there was a prefect shadow...
  3. Braking in turns

    Motorcycle Training, Safety, and Riding Techniques
    Hi everyone, Assuming perfect road conditions (dry, warm, no wind to speak of), what kind of braking is possible on a standard bike in various kinds of turns. Eg. 1) A swerve. Like avoiding a minivan merging into your lane. 2) A turn like those of a highway changing it's direction from, say...
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