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1. ## Thread: Where in the He** are all the New Mexicans??

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### I thank you for the offer for the help but I am...

I thank you for the offer for the help but I am still working on a few other thing before I go full bore on the BBT (Big Blue Truck) Truck PC Project. I am up for a trip to ABQ if it does not...
2. ## Thread: Where in the He** are all the New Mexicans??

by bigscot
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### Its has been a long time since i have been on...

Its has been a long time since i have been on this post. I could be up of a Dallas run once i get a CPC in my new truck.
3. ## Thread: Calculating Stopping Distance

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### All this is based on AASHTO skid resistance...

All this is based on AASHTO skid resistance pavement design.

the levelness of the road is taken into consideration in the equation. G = % grade / 100 (+ uphill /- downhill)

yes we are assuming...
4. ## Thread: Calculating Stopping Distance

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### Ok to save time here is the equation and a pair...

Ok to save time here is the equation and a pair of exsamples:

Braking distance:

D = U^2 / (30 ((a/g) +/- G)

Min distance to stop after seeing an object in the road:

SSD = 1.47 (u) t + D
5. ## Thread: Calculating Stopping Distance

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### These kind of equation are one of the best ways...

These kind of equation are one of the best ways to calculate breaking distance. These calculation are what determine how long yellow lights are and how fast a speed limit is set to. And the link he...
6. ## Thread: Calculating Stopping Distance

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### Braking distance is one of those very interesting...

Braking distance is one of those very interesting but a simple traffic flow and transportation engineering calculations. I am still digging around for my note from that class but as soon as i can...
7. ## Thread: Is CarPC worth the time + effort + \$\$\$ ?

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### Not to add another side to this conversation but...

Not to add another side to this conversation but what about the not a phone but not a pc like devices like the N800/N810/N810 wimax. I used a N800 as my car PC for about a year before I started...

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### Instruction can be found in some of the army...

Instruction can be found in some of the army stile weapons manuals.
9. ## Thread: Where in the He** are all the New Mexicans??

by bigscot
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### Do not fear there is another New Mexican here. Be...

Do not fear there is another New Mexican here. Be it about as far from from ABQ as possible i am here. I get Up in the general area of ABQ about 4 times a year so we may have to plan something.
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