How to Trigger a Traffic Light

Has anyone tried this and does it work?  Would love to hear feedback. I am going to try it this weekend.

 

2 Responses to How to Trigger a Traffic Light

  1. EidleonDrexel says:

    Yes, this does work. I’ve ridden carbon fiber frame bikes for many years. Small things like having one pedal straight down so the ferrous metal of the pedal body/axle is close to the sensor also helps. I assume the same issues exist for aluminum frame bikes.

  2. bicycle commuter says:

    It works at most lights around here. The ones I see here are not circular rather 3 lines leading to the light. I usually zig-zag my wheel on the center line leading up to the x and then make sure to roll and sit my front wheel on the x. I get a turn signal every time heading west on Ponce to turn onto Commerce. It beats going to the light at Fellini’s because that light never changes….even for cars it takes forever.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s