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Old 05-01-2014, 06:08 PM   #15
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I guess I'm old fashioned, I still wave on two lanes when your eye to eye. I know some will disagree but if I can't pick my hand up for a second to be friendly I guess I don't belong behind the wheel! More than half don't wave. Oh well.


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Old 05-01-2014, 06:11 PM   #16
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We have been driving class A's for 20 years. In the last 2 years we have noticed about 1 out of 10 RV'ers (or less) wave to each other when passing on the road. Alaska was the worst ! What happened to this age old fun little tradition?
We got our MH a year and a half ago and wasn't sure about the wave thing. I like to wave so we got a Jeep!!!! :-)

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Old 05-01-2014, 06:12 PM   #17
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We get more waves from other Wrangler owners than in the RV.
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:15 PM   #18
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Hey I'm new to this so is there a special wave you guys use?
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:19 PM   #19
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Hard to see across the interstate. I am an "old" farm kid, and like to wave to everybody, but the old two lane highways much easier to see the wave. Rv'ers haven't changed, still very friendly and helpful.

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Old 05-01-2014, 06:20 PM   #20
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People I rural ND wave all the time. Unless all the transplant oil workers changed that.
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:36 PM   #21
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I wave when safe and would say it's about 50/50 on wave backs.

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Old 05-01-2014, 06:57 PM   #22
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I drive a charter bus for part time fun. We (bus drivers) almost always wave at each other. Almost ALL of us motorcyclist wave at each other. I ride a GL1800 Goldwing and a VTX1300R, and I wave at all motorcyclist......even Harley riders.
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Old 05-01-2014, 07:09 PM   #23
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I ride a GL1800 Goldwing and a VTX1300R, and I wave at all motorcyclist......even Harley riders.
I hear ya.

I used to ride a Goldwing too, and unless things have changed, I'll be the Harley riders didn't wave back either.

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Old 05-01-2014, 07:44 PM   #24
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I try to wave

For those of you that know ol' southern boys like me, we all wave

I've been driving this beast for a little over a year now and it is getting easier for me to wave than to weave, but sometime I'm trying not to run into ya',

but, in-case I missed...here's a wave
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Old 05-01-2014, 08:05 PM   #25
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i wave. when i am too focusing, dw at passenger seat waves
wave is a fun part for me, why not?
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Old 05-01-2014, 08:31 PM   #26
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I wave! Like for them to wave back.

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We wave but more than not get no response.

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