Lidar Big time ALP save tonight

Discussion in 'Real World Videos' started by OpenRoad, Sep 13, 2017 at 3:55 AM.

  1. OpenRoad

    OpenRoad Must go faster Advanced User Premium Member

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    Coming back from the Giants-Dodgers game (Kershaw is pretty damn good)...

    Anyway, I'm blowing down 280 and 85 on SF peninsula and south bay and was not expecting LIDAR.
    I was probably going 88 on initial hit, used brakes to get down to 75 before killing. There's an acceleration and deceleration lag on the camera speed display - as to be expected with GPS. Anyway, I was way into 'ticket zone' for CHP.

    This is why I bought these devices.

     
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  2. angrypenguin

    angrypenguin Eat Lead Mothertrucker!! Beginner User

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    That's only 145km/hr. As anyone who has ridden with me knows, that's literally the speed I drive at, all the time, every time. (when possible). Big whoop

    :D :D

    In all seriousness, great save. Big grin ear to ear on me this morning after watching your video. EFF OFF POPO!!

    :)
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2017 at 4:47 AM
  3. Dreyzx10r

    Dreyzx10r Learning to Fly Beginner User

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    Great save.

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  4. ThreePedals6.2

    ThreePedals6.2 Premium Member Advanced User Premium Member

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  5. patscogs

    patscogs Flying Beginner User Premium Member

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    so satisfying when your CMs work
     
  6. tphank1

    tphank1 Premium Member Advanced User Premium Member

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    What lidar was it?
    Face it, EVERY SAVE is Great! Catching it on video is awesome! Thanks!
     
  7. canettos

    canettos Surprise Advanced User Premium Member

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    I hate when they are camped out on right side of highway like that, especially at night. sneaky stuff.

    awesome save, thanks for sharing!
     
  8. Gilbertc13

    Gilbertc13 PSL + ∞ Advanced User

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    Lol. Speed is addictive, I’ll pass these cars... oh wait no I won’t, hammer the brakes


    Sent from HTX
     
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  9. RedRocket

    RedRocket Photon Dispensator Advanced User Premium Member

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    Audio was distorted,but sounded like - ...bzzzz "ruSpeed ahead". :D
     
  10. Vehicle 1

    Vehicle 1 Premium Member Advanced User Premium Member

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    Very nice save, that SOB was hard to spot.
     
  11. Choose Life

    Choose Life 35.5 hater Advanced User Premium Member

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    He hit you so hard pro mode distorted the Truspeed audio
    Great save
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2017 at 5:07 PM
  12. EightyFiveHundred

    EightyFiveHundred -/-\- Intermediate User Premium Member

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    Nice! Great save! Are you still running dual Rx heads? I just added a Tx head, for when my parking sensors wander out of state.
     
  13. Choose Life

    Choose Life 35.5 hater Advanced User Premium Member

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    Edit
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2017 at 5:07 PM
  14. kyle13

    kyle13 PSL +5 Intermediate User

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    Sneaky CHP!! They have been hiding a lot lately, I ran into an officer the other day at the bottom of a hill on the 210 in sunland area running a PL3 he was just setting up as i sailed on past at 85+.
     
  15. OpenRoad

    OpenRoad Must go faster Advanced User Premium Member

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    This was a TruSpeed. The moto cops use TSS but the vehicle guys use TruSpeeds (a few moto cops also use the TruSpeeds)
     
  16. kyle13

    kyle13 PSL +5 Intermediate User

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    yea CHP love the truespeeds. locals near me all run PL3's and Prolites, they must be hand me downs from CHP lol
     
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  17. ThreePedals6.2

    ThreePedals6.2 Premium Member Advanced User Premium Member

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    Truspeed ahead!
     
  18. STS134

    STS134 Premium Member Advanced User Premium Member

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    Nice save! But you've gotta be careful there. CHP likes to sit in that little alcove, backed up against the fence, sometimes. If I am ever speeding through here, I always have my eye on that alcove and if I see a CHP cruiser back there, I'll slam the brakes before the cosine angle allows him to get my real speed. https://www.google.com/maps/@37.264...4!1sMvKZjuXPSZcJS_5DqD_AiQ!2e0!7i13312!8i6656

    That game sucked. Giants needed to hand the Dodgers 12 straight losses. Damn it.
     
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  19. CRS123

    CRS123 Velocity: r = d / t Intermediate User Premium Member

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    Great save! I got hit yesterday, highway 99, around Stockton I think, on my way to Lake Tahoe. TrueSpeed ...scared the crap out of me, I JTK'd in about 4 sec. The CHP gave me a dirty look while talking to himself, I saw him pull out and turn on his lights and said oh %#]*^!! He dropped behind another car and pulled him over. Whew.
    CRS
     
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  20. Driver66

    Driver66 Probably driving Beginner User Premium Member

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    AWESOME save. Your setup did a great job protecting you, money well spent! Thanks for sharing.