newcomer w/ a question - Page 2 - Fiberglass RV


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 05-21-2006, 11:15 PM   #15
Senior Member
 
Palmer M's Avatar
 
Trailer: 2005 16 ft Casita Spirit Deluxe / 1996 Dakota 4x4 V6
Posts: 186
Quote:
(Oh, and it doesn't matter how fast or slow you drive-- everyone will want to pass you anyway, because you're pulling a trailer. It's an instinct among four-wheelers to pass that trailer immediately, and it wouldn't make much differenceif I was driving 75 or 80.)
You sure got that right, John! This drives me CRAZY!

P
__________________

__________________
Palmer M is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2006, 11:10 AM   #16
Senior Member
 
Trailer: 2000 17 ft Casita Spirit Deluxe
Posts: 212
palmer,

i am one of those people who pass trailers. also dark window cars, vans, trucks, buses etc. it is not that you are going too slowly, it is only because I CANNOT SEE AROUND YOU.

don't get mad, when you are towing your trailer, let people pass you safely.

at one time i was the safety coordinator for a six state region of the largest company in the world. we were trained to look ahead and behind at all times so we could take action if needed to remove ourselves from danger. that includes being able to see that the car in front of the car in front of the car in front of you is going to turn left and one of the cars in that train doesn't look as though it sees that action. so.....if i can't see, i will pass.

please don't hate me or anyone else for this.
__________________

__________________
potteralice is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Question Rob M Forum Admin, News & Announcements 3 10-26-2009 09:51 PM
Cat Question Ian-Vicki Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 13 08-20-2007 11:03 AM
GPS Question Darwin Maring Problem Solving | Owners Helping Owners 10 12-25-2006 12:19 AM
Answer a Question then Ask a Question CarolnJim General Chat 77 06-03-2006 12:39 PM
Question Rob M General Chat 0 12-31-1969 07:00 PM

» Upcoming Events
No events scheduled in
the next 465 days.
» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:14 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.