So how do you merge onto the highway?

Discussion in 'Questions From New Drivers' started by Kevin_L, Aug 29, 2014.

  1. Puppage

    Puppage Road Train Member

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    I bet ya wouldn't say that to Lord Stanley's Cup!!! And, I am a Habs fanatic. LOL
     
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  3. sirstealth

    sirstealth Bobtail Member

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    Op please dont get behind the wheel of a truck, just the fact that you think it would ever be acceptable to stop while merging onto the highway is scary. It's not rocket science, get up to speed and find a hole and as another poster said dont be afraid to run the shoulder for a bit if needed.
     
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  4. Dryver

    Dryver Road Train Member

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    Wow, just wow. I am not surprised very often, but oh my.
     
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  5. Bikerboy

    Bikerboy Light Load Member

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    Just start merging ,cars will move
     
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  7. Drifter42

    Drifter42 Hopper Heartache

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    Just watch the swift trucks, they will show you all you need to know.
    Posted while merging.
     
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  8. freightwipper

    freightwipper Road Train Member

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    you're bigger than everybody else, anybody with a brain will GTFO of the way
     
  9. Kevin_L

    Kevin_L Light Load Member

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    Which is the whole point of this topic ,what do you do when you can't find a hole ?Do you just merge and expect the 4 wheelers to slow down and let you in?By Law you do not have to yield the right of way to merging traffic. Merging traffic are supposed to yield right of way to you
     
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  10. AppalachianTrucker

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    Knuckles white, teeth clenched, butt puckered.
    Or just drift out after using the entire merge lane while putting on mascara and chatting on the blue tooth.
     
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  11. Drifter42

    Drifter42 Hopper Heartache

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    They don't let you do anything, you watch, you catch a hole and you make it happen. Do you honestly have that hard of a time merging? Just asking.
     
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