how does a radar detector work?
David VanHorn email (remove spam text)
>I never really understood this difference. To me, personal responsibility
>is this... I guess if it were handled as manslaughter, we indeed would not
>need any speed limits at all. You've got to look at speed limits in this
>way: they protect you from this responsibility. No speed limits means full
>responsibility... and full responsibility means that when you cause the
>death of someone, you are responsible for it. There are not many drivers
>around who actually would accept this responsibility.
There are, however, quite a number who would drive without actually
thinking about it, and I won't be in much of a state to complain, after
being mashed into a red smear.
>In any case, the point is that the regulations in their totality serve
>primarily the goal to keep the vehicle traffic flowing. Imagine no
>regulations... you literally could not go more than 5 km/h, if you could go
You've never been in a taxi in Taiwan.. :)
The only rule they seem to take to heart is "try not to hit things".
Dave's Engineering Page: http://www.dvanhorn.org
Got a need to read Bar codes? http://www.barcodechip.com
Bi-directional read of UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13, JAN, and Bookland, with
two or five digit supplemental codes, in an 8 pin chip, with NO external parts.
http://www.piclist.com#nomail Going offline? Don't AutoReply us!
email mitvma.mit.edu with SET PICList DIGEST in the body listserv
In reply to: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
See also: www.piclist.com/techref/index.htm?key=how+does+radar+detector
You must be a member of the
piclist mailing list
(not only a www.piclist.com member) to post to the