This guy purposely rides into the barriers at the LA Wolfpack Hustle City Hall Crit to see just how much they absorb impact. Apparently, enough to bend your fork. He’s alright though.
And look, the barrier still works as advertised even after the impact!
Wow, I had no idea that these water-filled barriers also had steel cables and reinforced steel attachments. They can stop a car?!?
I just learned that those concrete barriers along highways and freeways are called Jersey Barriers.
Wow wow wow. DVICE posted this demo video of some of the highly effective road blocks and barriers made by Barrier1 Systems, Inc.. I’ve known about the effectiveness of bollards from other demo videos but I have never seen nets like the ones in the video above that are flexible yet strong enough to stop [...]