| Outdoor Board|| Need general info on Red river - tigers win2 on 2/20/15 at 6:14 pm|
Can anyone tell me general info on the Red river from Bossier south?
Barge traffic? If so, is it rare or pretty constant?
Average speed of current in late September? It may not vary due to all the dams and locks.
Is there an average width of the river or does it vary a lot? Are there a lo...
| Outdoor Board|| Kayaking Louisiana events announced - tigers win2 on 2/9/15 at 12:26 pm|
Two new Louisiana based kayak events were just announced. I figure a few of you that have done the Tour du Teche may be up for seeing more of the states waterways via kayak. Initial Details below.
[quote]TOUR DE LA RIVIERE ROUGE 275 miles Start Sunday Sept. 27, 2015 Shreveport, La. Red Riv...
| Outdoor Board|| We all hate a thief: Rabbit dogs stolen - tigers win2 on 1/24/15 at 12:31 pm|
In the last 24 hours in Port Allen, A friend had someone come Into their grandfathers yard and steal their hunting dogs. They pulled part of the fence out of ground to get them out.
Details and Reward info below.
| Soccer Board|| Looking for European team exhibtion games in U.S. - tigers win2 on 1/2/15 at 5:09 pm|
I'm trying to find a listing of any games any of the bigger European teams may be playing in the U.S. this year. Google has failed me.
My youngest is a big fan and I want to try to bring him to a game.
| Outdoor Board|| Looking for Painted Gourd Birdhouse near BR - tigers win2 on 12/20/14 at 8:20 pm|
A friend is trying to find one of these by Wednesday for her mother. She's in the Baton Rouge area
Not looking for these specific designs, just a painted one for a bird house.
Any help is appreciated.
| Tech Board|| Feed back on "cellcontrol" or other text limiting device? - tigers win2 on 10/30/14 at 8:18 pm|
I'm about to have a teen driver and am a bit concerned about all the texting and driving. Hell, I'm guilty if it myself, but I'm really worried about inexperienced drivers.
[link=(http://www.cellcontrol.com/driveid/)]cell control[/link]appears to be local (Baton Rouge) company.
| O-T Lounge|| Hit and run on Brightside. Update in OP - tigers win2 on 10/7/14 at 9:36 pm|
Update 2 - with info posted in first update, the OT found pic of vehicle owner at LSU.
Update: Truck registered to Angela Guttuso from Tennessee. He said they would work with LSU to track down a local address.
The hunt is on I guess.
3 car wreck earlier. Driver of avalanche that rea...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| FS 2 Miss State- face value - tigers win2 on 9/19/14 at 9:14 am|
Edit: sale pending with a backup sale as well. Will bump thread if both fall through.
Selling two in section 421. Row 33
$60 each cash.
I work downtown BR and will be around campus later today.
Lazzy1 (at) me (dot) com
| Tiger Rant|| New jumbo screen looks good -(from river road!) - tigers win2 on 7/17/14 at 4:52 pm|
They must be testing it.
Just driving south down river road and you could see picture perfectly clear with great detail. ...
| Outdoor Board|| My "outdoor" week in Colorado - tigers win2 on 7/15/14 at 12:04 am|
I've been in Colorado the last 5 days and I tried to squeeze every outdoor activity in I could. As the days wind down, it's evident I'm going to be leaving Thursday without getting to everything on my list. Weather has been high of 60-70 during the day and 40-50 degrees at night in the mountians. N...
| O-T Lounge|| Lauberge promenade flooding - tigers win2 on 7/4/14 at 10:45 pm|
Some asshat thought it would be a good idea to kick a urinal or toilet off the wall in the mens bathroom. Broke the water pipe and the shutoff valve.
Several inches of water in most of promenade area
| Outdoor Board|| Can anyone identify this bolt/rivet device? - tigers win2 on 6/30/14 at 10:13 pm|
Edit: got the answer below.
Trying to identify the name of this mounting device. It goes through a steel codo door and provides a threaded area to mount an opener/closer to. It is smooth on outside of door.
Pics of outside
| Outdoor Board|| Video of fish pulling float upstream - tigers win2 on 6/23/14 at 7:51 am|
Interesting video of a fish pulling a float up steam on the Missouri River. Wonder what type of fish this would be; definitely big and fast
It was taken by some guys training for the MR 340 kayak race.
It's a Facebook posted video so everyone may not be able to see
| Outdoor Board|| Missing boater on Diversion canal - tigers win2 on 5/25/14 at 9:55 pm|
[quote]It happened shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday on the Diversion Canal. According to the Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office, a man on a jet-ski attempted to swap water crafts with someone else on a boat while the engines were idle. Investigators said that while getting onto the boat, the operator of...
| Outdoor Board|| OB/boat related: Any Elec Engineers or solar power experts on the OB? - tigers win2 on 5/18/14 at 10:46 pm|
Looking to explore putting a team in the event below. Trying to see if I have any local experts in the BR area that want to try to be mad scientist with me.
would need to custom design and create an electric boat that could compete in a 340 mile race. Can use an existing boat hull/ design( whi...
| Outdoor Board|| Sunday Paddle pics; Manatees in Lake P? - tigers win2 on 4/27/14 at 8:06 pm|
I took the kayak to Mandeville to paddle. This is the bayou to the west of Fountianblue State Park
It's a nice relaxing paddle. My first time in the kayak since last July. Been dealing with the recovery from two (non kayak related ) shoulder surgeries. I though those that haven't been to the ar...
| Outdoor Board|| Everest Avalanche - 12 guides dead 3 missing - tigers win2 on 4/18/14 at 7:30 am|
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadl...
| O-T Lounge|| Looking for a tie dye tee shirt in BR - tigers win2 on 3/22/14 at 9:29 am|
Son needs one tonight for a party. Any ideas?
Thanks in advance. ...
| O-T Lounge|| New Bridge (Baton Rouge) is OPEN per WAFB - tigers win2 on 3/4/14 at 7:50 am|
Ice on bridge, 3 accidents and no traffic moving.
co-worker barely made it across 15 minutes ago.
2:00 FB post by WAFB says bridge is open again ...
| O-T Lounge|| Hailing in downtown BR - tigers win2 on 2/25/14 at 2:01 pm|
Have been in and out of it twice in last 15 minutes. ...