| 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. ...
| Outdoor Board|| Question about CC state police application - tigers win2 on 2/17/14 at 1:12 pm|
I joined a few friends this weekend and took the CC training course. In looking at the state police application, it looks like I need to provide court documents from a Disturbing the Peace arrest from a bar fight about 25 years ago while attending Southeastern.
The application asks me to includ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| WTB 2 baseball grandstand season tkts - tigers win2 on 1/18/14 at 10:09 am|
Email me at email@example.com
Will also consider purchasing a portion of the season tickets if someone won't make it to a lot of the games.
Edited to change needed tickets from 4 to 2
| O-T Lounge|| Continuous Passive Motion machine for shoulder: anyone with experience? - tigers win2 on 12/3/13 at 11:29 am|
I've got a second shoulder surgery scheduled for next Wednesday. 9 weeks ago I had rotator cuff, calcium removal and a bursa sac removal procedures. After 8 weeks of intense/painful physical therapy it looks like my mobility isn't coming back so I'm having a Capsular Release surgery.
The doc is ...
| O-T Lounge|| Wide Open Baja; anyone done it? - tigers win2 on 11/16/13 at 5:25 pm|
Has anyone ever done the Wide Open Baja experience? Thinking of doing it this year in Cabo or Ensenada. Looks like it would be a fun experience. Probably going to do the 3 day tour.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| WTB 2 saints tickets for any home game - tigers win2 on 11/3/13 at 10:23 pm|
Please emails details to firstname.lastname@example.org
| O-T Lounge|| Driveway gate sandblasting and powder coating in BR - tigers win2 on 10/15/13 at 4:55 pm|
I'm looking for someone to come pickup the gate, sandblast, powder coat it and then re- hang it. I can take care of detaching and reattaching the motor and assembly.
Also- any idea on cost? It's about 12 feet wide and approximately 6 feet tall. Not heavily rusted.
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Sold!! FS 3 tickets to Texas Am and Furman game - tigers win2 on 10/4/13 at 8:43 pm|
Edit: these are likely gone. I've got three people saying they will purchase tomorrow. Unlikely they would all fall through.
Only selling to LSU fan
Selling 3 seats to each game as a package at my cost of $510. Seats are located in section 421 row 33 and will only be sold as a package. ...
| O-T Lounge|| Mom has been waiting for an MRI at OLOl since 10pm last night - tigers win2 on 9/12/13 at 7:22 pm|
Edit: they just took her back for MRI.
Just seems amazing to me. Arrived in ER around 4:30 yesterday. CT and other tests were OK, but they wanted to do MRI because she had short term memeory loss. Said they would do MRI overnight or this morning. As if 7:15 tonight they are still sitting in t...
| Outdoor Board|| Carved tiger eye duck thread from a few weeks ago - tigers win2 on 9/10/13 at 1:56 pm|
I've been trying to find it to show somone, but haven't been able to find it. Google searched everyone I could think of.
Can someone link please? Trying to show it to a client that carves ducks
| Outdoor Board|| LSU Alum/Lafayette Native needs votes in Hottest NYC Trainer contest - tigers win2 on 8/28/13 at 5:43 pm|
Emily Cook, an LSU Alum and Lafayette native, has made it to the finals of the Hottest Personal Trainer in New York City contest.
Let's help her out with some votes!
Should be an easy choice for most of you; some dude is her competition for the final round. Contest ends tomorrow around noon ...
| O-T Lounge|| Hottest NYC Trainer contest- Thanks, she won! - tigers win2 on 8/28/13 at 11:12 am|
Emily Cook, an LSU Alum and Lafayette native, has made it to the finals of the Hottest Trainer in New York City contest. Let's help her out.
Should be an easy choice for most of you; some dude is her competition for the final round. Contest ends in at 1:00 today.
(Pics 3 posts down)
| Outdoor Board|| 3 Day Mt. Rainier Climb- video added to OP - tigers win2 on 8/20/13 at 5:22 am|
Edit: trip over; [link=(http://vimeo.com/m/77342970)]Video here[/link]
Headed to Seattle later today to grab a beer with LSUintheNW and then head towards Mt. Rainier for a 3 day summit attempt this weekend. He suggested a Rainier climb last year when I asked for ideas for a challenge/adventure...
| Outdoor Board|| Pics from 340 mile kayak race - tigers win2 on 8/2/13 at 5:19 am|
I've posted some pics from the MR340, a 340 mile kayak race that I participated in last week.
I finished in 64.5 hours which was good enough for 23rd place in men's solo out of 145 boats. I placed 46th overall out of 310 boats when you include the multi person boats. Slept a total of 3 hours a...
| Outdoor Board|| Which OBer is this at the boat ramp? - tigers win2 on 7/29/13 at 5:15 pm|
| Outdoor Board|| Up early for 340 mile paddle.update- Pics added - tigers win2 on 7/23/13 at 5:31 am|
[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/mobile/rant/display.aspx?p=43319048)]Tracking link in this thread on OT[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| 3-4 day work distraction: tracking link for 340 mile kayak race - tigers win2 on 7/22/13 at 7:32 am|
Edit: the race is over at this point
All of you TLDR people move along.....
I first heard about ultra marathon kayak races on the OT several years ago. I did the Tour du Teche and got hooked. I though some of you might like to flow along for the MR340, a 340 mile race from Kansas City to St...
| Outdoor Board|| My next 35 "outdoor days" - tigers win2 on 7/20/13 at 1:58 pm|
Nervously excited about the next few weeks....
On Tuesday morning at 7am I will be sitting in my kayak in the Missouri River at Kansas City and will have to reach St. Louis by midnight Friday night. That gives us 88 hours to paddle the 340 miles to St. Charles/ St. Louis. The weather will be if...
| O-T Lounge|| Question for plumbers and landscapers - tigers win2 on 7/11/13 at 8:11 pm|
As you can see below, I have two large trees that are next to all of the utility feeds for my house and my neighbors house. The white pipe you see is the water line leaving the meter and headed towards my house.
The roots and erosion have exposed a lot of the pipe and the roots seem to be lift...