A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

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A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby Aushiker » Mon Oct 08, 2012 2:12 pm



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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby g-boaf » Tue Oct 09, 2012 9:49 am

Just think of how many motorists didn't get a new road because of that! :lol:

Remarkable and how nice would it be to have something like that at intersections around here.
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby AUbicycles » Tue Oct 09, 2012 10:18 am

A suspended velodrom, just need some higher banks and your off. Good idea that works for both motorists and cyclists though no doubt a costly endeavour.
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby il padrone » Tue Oct 09, 2012 10:19 am

Probably goes alongside the below-road bike path roundabout :wink:

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFTd8kuVrHY&feature=player_detailpage[/youtube]
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby g-boaf » Tue Oct 09, 2012 10:34 am

The below road round-about for cyclists must have cost a fortune! :shock:
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby find_bruce » Tue Oct 09, 2012 12:46 pm

g-boaf wrote:Remarkable and how nice would it be to have something like that at intersections around here.

Just what they need at the Victoria Rd, Anzac Bridge, Lilifield Rd interesction - they are a quarter of the way there with the Beatrice Bush bridge :D
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby greyhoundtom » Tue Oct 09, 2012 3:02 pm

I like this video best...........unfortunately it's off topic

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xOwvEp4A1o0&feature=player_detailpage[/youtube]
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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby il padrone » Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:29 pm

Houten sure looks like a really desirable place to live!

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Re: A Visit To The World's Only Suspended Bicycle roundabout

Postby greyhoundtom » Tue Oct 09, 2012 9:16 pm

Bikes have priority and cars are guests.........how good is that? :idea: :D
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