So the third one I actually reciprocated with the big one unknowingly And here I am looking it up on the web and actually learning something. Of course the whole issue of who goes first really boils down to nothing more than a game of greeting chicken - or whoever's in the better mood at time. The Big Five When a fellow biker is approaching, his left arm and hand will tell the story. Very few people wave at the little hairdryers over here. Afraid it will invalidate warranty.
Everyone riding in your Jeep without the roof on is going to enjoy the entire experience. Scoots definitely get fewer waves. Here is my experience in Kansas. I choose to acknowledge this when I meet another biker and I will continue to honor the oncoming rider, whether my greeting is returned or not. All were cruisers and I have a sport touring vfr so I guess people are friendly here.
I think its an urban legend…never seen it! That is the Little, index and tumb fingers pointing down. Or, if you find yourself in a southern or more rural location, the wave is usually just a raise of fingers from the steering wheel and a nod. The first step in recovery is admitting you have a problem. I am totally gonna do this next time I see a bike, just puts you in a good mood. Their skin tight-kevlar-ballistic-nylon-kangaroo-leather suits prevent any position other than fetal.
If you see a Red Vulcan rider in North Texas giving you a trekkie wave its a crazy redhead nurse so look out! The wobble makes it harder to control the Jeep and it also makes it more prone to rolling over. I'm always happy to share the love. This is a good introduction, but when are you going to get into the advanced moto sign language? Go ahead and read it again - and hopefully you'll get a chuckle of it instead. Just like Jeep owners are expected to wave, Christ followers are expected to serve. Show and Tell Us About Your Jeep. . Four closed fingers are used for the in-line 4-cylinder sport bikes e.
I think you'll find it was a good decision. Finally, Dad's voice came up on the local channel of the two-way radio. Not sure if they just don't realize it or they ignore me because I kind of look like a punk. Of course it's thoroughly unhip and uncool, that's precisely why I think it is so cool. Nothing asleep or don't care 2.
However, a lot of this seems to be because there are so many new motorcycle riders that are all of a sudden have become too cool to wave at a scoot. By the way, the top 10 lists are hysterically funny, and I'll work in the Vulcan wave. I can understand that if you are riding in the sit back position cruiser or the forward position crotch rocket that the downward motion is much more natural. Vibration of knobby tires prevented the rider from taking his hand off the bars. I'm big enough of a dork to pull it off. I understand that there is a need to conform to the extreme shallowness of coolness.
Top Ten Reasons Why Sport Bike Riders Don't Wave Back 10. No surprise, she was disappointed…Jeep drivers are supposed to wave…duh. We both smiled and threw each other a. I'll stop ; Peace sign and big one from now on! Owning a sport vehicle also requires regular maintenance and upkeep. I watched others, asked friends, finally settled on the princess wave. Enjoy the Ride Last but not least, this tip is a reminder to enjoy the ride.
Cool to learn that there is some etiquette to it too. Kind of like those signal flags that military ships use. A nod is the done thing but but the pecking order is pretty much the same. Find a Good and Reliable Mechanic This is important because having work done on a Jeep requires someone that is knowledgable with Jeps. Glad to see you are out there promoting the great sport of riding! It's so little I felt like I'd die whenever I took a hand off the handlebars.