| Tech Board|| Lightning damage to computer - how screwed am I? - Unobtanium on 7/1/15 at 7:47 am|
Lightning hit close by yesterday, zapped cable boxes, one TV and computer. Computer won't turn on, no fans, nothing, but the "power" LED on the motherboard is blinking (steady ON normally). I'm hoping this is a sign that just my power supply is fried - is this a good assumption? Help from the ...
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| Outdoor Board|| Help with Water Well Pump - Unobtanium on 4/14/15 at 7:58 am|
posted this on OT, who knows what responses I'll get. My folks have a water well (no access to "city water"), and the seal on the pump (Red Jacket brand) is leaking bad. Anyone have a lead on where I can find repair parts? I've got a few names from the yellow pages, but asking around can't hurt. ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Outdoor Board|| Experiences with Hi-Lift Jacks? - Unobtanium on 1/5/15 at 2:50 pm|
Figured I'd get better response here rather than OT board. I'm looking to buy a Hi-lift jack for my farm tractor and trailer. Looks to be well made, portable and more lift range than a hydraulic jack. Amazon reviews are very good, but you guys are a great resource close at hand as well. Feedba...View Topic - Replies (6)
| O-T Lounge|| Deconstruction on Perkins Road - in Front of New Apts - Unobtanium on 12/29/14 at 10:32 am|
So EBR DPW is removing the barrier they installed in front of the west entrance to this new apartment complex (The District I think). Anyone know the reason? I thought this was a bad idea from day one (raised barrier in the suicide lane), so I assume some event spurred its removal. TIA for any...View Topic - Replies (3)
| O-T Lounge|| New Miss. River Bridge @ BR - First Steps Taken - Unobtanium on 5/19/14 at 8:21 pm|
State house has had an epiphany, or more likely, one of our elected officials got stuck in traffic. [link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/9219613-125/bridge-study-approved-by-house)]Link Thingy[/link]...View Topic - Replies (18)
| Food and Drink|| Kamado's Sushi on Bennington - Closed? - Unobtanium on 5/10/13 at 3:40 pm|
Was told by the manager they would be closed for "remodeling". Passed by today and the building is up for sale. Anyone know if one of their sushi chef - Henry - landed somewhere else in Baton Rouge? He makes good rolls and is a nice guy. Thanks to the F&DB....
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| Outdoor Board|| Thoughts on Backup Cameras - Unobtanium on 3/29/13 at 11:13 pm|
Any of you with factory backup/rear view cameras: - how useful are they? - is their field of view good enough for trailer hook-up? I'm thinking about installing a retrofit kit on my Silverado. Thanks for the info....View Topic - Replies (14)
| Movie/TV Board|| New Star Wars Movie Posters - Unobtanium on 2/12/13 at 11:54 pm|
Enjoy: [link=(http://www.fark.com/comments/7577589/Photoshop-a-movie-poster-for-a-stand-alone-Star-Wars-character)]LINK[/link] Bonus points for spotting a TD favorite....
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| O-T Lounge|| A Little Hurricane Humor - Unobtanium on 9/3/12 at 12:28 pm|
Read closely and you'll get it:[link=(http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/archive/2012/al11/al112012.discus.020.shtml)]LINK[/link] If you don't get it don't blame me....View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| Under Slab Leak Detection - Unobtanium on 7/9/12 at 8:52 pm|
Anyone had experiene (good hopefully) with these outfits finding water leaks under slab? Someone in the BR area is 1st choice. Seems I have one (99% sure), and need to start down the happy road of find/repair/rebuild. TIA...View Topic - Replies (5)
| Food and Drink|| Anyone know why Ahuua's closed? - Unobtanium on 1/15/12 at 9:39 pm|
Drove down Perkins Road today - Ahuua's Mexican Restaurant (in old Calendar's location) is closed, empty and up for sale. Anyone go there while they were open?...
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| O-T Lounge|| Watch and Learn - Unobtanium on 12/13/11 at 8:56 pm|
[link=(http://www.ebaumsworld.com/video/watch/82069490/)]LINK[/link] Did a cursory search, didn't see. Enjoy...View Topic - Replies (0)
| Political Talk|| EBR Metro Council Kills Kip's Bond Issue - Unobtanium on 7/27/11 at 5:03 pm|
No details on Advocate website, just a teaser headline: [link=(http://theadvocate.com/home/455582-64/metro-council-kills-bond-issue.html)]Linky-dink[/link] Have not yet heard shock waves from Kip's head exploding......
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| Outdoor Board|| Backup Cameras - Recommendations? - Unobtanium on 4/10/11 at 12:20 pm|
I'm looking for a wireless backup camera, strictly for use to hitch up a trailer. Anyone have expereinces good or bad? TIA PS - I've been using the cheap tennis ball-on-antenna setup from Harbor Freight - tired of fixing them....View Topic - Replies (1)
| O-T Lounge|| For Model Geeks only - Unobtanium on 2/12/11 at 12:57 pm|
this is literally German(s): [link=(http://barcepundit-english.blogspot.com/2011/02/best.html)]Working airport model[/link] Seems to run more smoothly than the real thing....View Topic - Replies (3)
| O-T Lounge|| Let's get this over with. - Unobtanium on 11/5/09 at 11:32 am|
First post :nana: fire away. And just to get this out of the way: :doublebird:, germans, TWSS, etc. :geauxtigers: And for potentially the quickest ban in TD history, the obligatory PIIHB....View Topic - Replies (16)