[OntVFR] 2x in 2 weeks....

Andrew Carlyle carlyle.andrew at gmail.com
Fri May 31 12:55:43 EDT 2019


I don’t like grooved pavement either. Tires can make a bit of difference
there. Also some bikes seem better than others. Still don’t like it.

On Fri, May 31, 2019 at 1:40 PM Peter Chang <pchang.1972 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Do not like grooved pavement... Did it once on the 401, I thought I was
> going to die.
>
> On Fri., May 31, 2019, 12:01 p.m. Dave Weese, <northernvfrdave at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>> Rode to work Thursday for the first time this year. 90min run each way..
>> trip in was not that nice. Trip home was great. However with all the 401
>> construction going on in Whitby and Bowmanville. This will most likely be
>> the only ride to work for a while. Groved pavement, and concrete walls on
>> each side of the highway. Really limits your escape routes.
>>
>> Dave Weese
>>
>> On Fri, May 31, 2019, 10:17 AM Robyn Landers, <rblanders at uwaterloo.ca>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Hey, I rode to work today too!  But only about half an hour ago so I
>>> didn' t need to
>>> bundle up as much as you did.  I'd much rather be a little chilly in the
>>> mid-morning
>>> when there's less traffic than be too hot in the afternoon when it's
>>> slow going.
>>>
>>> Left the Aerostich at home and wore my now-vintage simple leather biker
>>> jacket
>>> that I bought at The Old Mill in Wingham in probably like 1983 or
>>> something.
>>>
>>>
>>> Robyn
>>> '93 VFR "Snow White"
>>> ________________________________________
>>> From: OntVFR [ontvfr-bounces at vfr.on.ca] on behalf of Peter Chang [
>>> pchang.1972 at gmail.com]
>>> Sent: May 31, 2019 10:10 AM
>>> To: The Ontario VFR Club mailing list
>>> Subject: [OntVFR] 2x in 2 weeks....
>>>
>>> ...
>>> not marital sex
>>>
>>> ----
>>> rode into work last week and this week.
>>>
>>> ----
>>> on the infrequent dry days, if there's no morning pea soup fog, it's
>>> almost perfect to ride in....  However the temperature difference between
>>> the morning commute and the evening commute  can be 10-15C....
>>>
>>> QUESTION: would you rather be a little chilly in the morning  or too hot
>>> in the afternoon...  My commute is 30 or 55 minutes depending on which
>>> location I'm at....
>>>
>>> THis morning,  I rode in with my perforated leather jacket, with a
>>> heated vest underneath on high, grip warmers on, and dragging jean
>>> pants...  Was just a touch nippy at 8-9C on the display...  Without the
>>> heated vest  this afternoon should be perfect for the ride home....
>>>
>>> Peter
>>> 2000 Green VFR - just over 65K km
>>>
>>>
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