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Speed bumps. #180196
01/09/2019 11:17 AM
01/09/2019 11:17 AM
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Tortola/ Sonoma, California
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On Tortola they paint yellow stripes over the speed bumps so you can notice them..but beware if you are walking..when the yellow stripes get wet they are like ice. I took a header this morning outside Sebastian's and I should know better. Whatever that paint is they use, add a little dropped motor oil and whoosh..be careful out there!

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Re: Speed bumps. [Re: Manpot] #180206
01/09/2019 12:06 PM
01/09/2019 12:06 PM
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Kannapolis, NC
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I want to laugh. But thought I had better ask first. Are you okay?



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Re: Speed bumps. [Re: ndfaninnc] #180231
01/09/2019 03:20 PM
01/09/2019 03:20 PM
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Tortola/ Sonoma, California
Manpot Offline OP
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I'm fine but knew for a longtime how slippery they were and still skidded onto my@rse. Just be careful..

Re: Speed bumps. [Re: Manpot] #180256
01/09/2019 06:42 PM
01/09/2019 06:42 PM
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A little sand mixed in the paint would fix that. If only sand were easily available!
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Re: Speed bumps. [Re: Manpot] #180501
01/12/2019 12:59 PM
01/12/2019 12:59 PM
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Manhattan Beach, CA
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Did the same thing years ago walking out to the point at CGB past the gas station. Fell on my face. Broke a bead in my beard.., Could have been a tooth..Careful of those speed bumps.

Re: Speed bumps. [Re: Manpot] #180589
01/13/2019 07:19 PM
01/13/2019 07:19 PM
Joined: Mar 2013
Posts: 367
now - or when ?
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now - or when ?
Mal - you ended up on the "survivor's end"

long time... good fellow...
Best wishes for the New Year


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