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Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 11:54 AM
Replies: 49
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Posted By obmd1
Ran across this option...

Ran across this option...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-30-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
Dunno. Was in Ohio (at least it was installed...

Dunno. Was in Ohio (at least it was installed when we moved in and passed inspection.). Not bothering here in PA. I can't imagine it's that different, though.

:dunno:
Forum: Off-Topic 09-29-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
http://www.woodlanddirect.com/Fireplace-Accessorie...

http://www.woodlanddirect.com/Fireplace-Accessories/Gas-Starter-Pipes

stick one of these under the grate... light it with wood over it. Once the wood catches, shut it off.

Thing is the valve...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-28-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
That was the fitting that was in the box when we...

That was the fitting that was in the box when we started. It connected the gas line to the gas log insert that was there. In the picture it's just lying there. The elbow and valve attached was what I...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-28-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By obmd1
Yeah.. I figured as much... just wanted to be...

Yeah.. I figured as much... just wanted to be sure I wasn't missing anything. I've got everything installed to spec, and the roof box I already owned fits, and fits better than I had imagined it...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-27-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
I'm pulling the whole deal. Scott's point was...

I'm pulling the whole deal. Scott's point was spot on. Mason will cover the hole/put in a vented ash dump, and we'll lose the gas line/ Still can't finger out what that electrical line is. I'll cut...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 09-27-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 261
Posted By obmd1
roof rack cross member placement

The manual for the BMW branded roof rack cross members is pretty specific about placement of the feet for them. 46cm from the front window for the front beam, and 70cm between beams. The manual...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-22-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
Yeah.. the wiring was looped into the box from...

Yeah.. the wiring was looped into the box from the corner, cut and taped... disconnected.

Keep in mind this was a functional fireplace, just with a gas log.

sigh... I knew I'd have to move...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-22-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
but but.. I had a gas assist in the last wood...

but but.. I had a gas assist in the last wood burner.. That's a thing, right? A burner that looks like a re-designed propane grill fitting is under the wood. Light it, light the wood, turn the gas...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-20-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
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Forum: Off-Topic 09-19-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By obmd1
Gas assist in a fireplace

Hey guys....I'm wondering if the bimmerfest hive mind has thoughts on this:

The house we recently bought had a gas log in the fireplace but I like wood burning fireplaces. It's a masonry chimney,...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-17-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,392
Posted By obmd1
no... we JUST moved in, so it's on the list, but...

no... we JUST moved in, so it's on the list, but lower down. Honestly I'm intimidated.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-17-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,392
Posted By obmd1
Chicken and ribs will be first on the list. I...

Chicken and ribs will be first on the list. I can't wait.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-16-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,392
Posted By obmd1
yeah... that's the place where I learned what to...

yeah... that's the place where I learned what to buy. Big mistake. Huge.

Thanks Prop
Forum: Off-Topic 06-16-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,392
Posted By obmd1
Pulled the trigger on a pellet smoker.... ...

Pulled the trigger on a pellet smoker....

requesting tips/secrets/recipes?

yes... I'm looking elsewhere.... but still... show me your meat!!
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-12-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 602
Posted By obmd1
Hey Wing.... !:wave: I hope you're well.

Hey Wing.... !:wave: I hope you're well.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,950
Posted By obmd1
Hey Zooks, Do you remove this setup from the...

Hey Zooks,

Do you remove this setup from the car when unattended? I might be afraid to bait the locals.
Forum: E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,950
Posted By obmd1
:rofl: We're too busy flashing the CT left...

:rofl:

We're too busy flashing the CT left lane residents to move the eff over. :thumbup:
Forum: E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013) 04-11-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 602
Posted By obmd1
Welcome to the fest. I'm curious, I'll admit. I...

Welcome to the fest. I'm curious, I'll admit. I was looking to see the query that went unanswered, and I can only suppose that you may not have hit "send" on those posts. The other 15 posts under...
Forum: F10 / F11 (2011 - Current) 04-06-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,131
Posted By obmd1
It can't be this easy, but just to be sure.... I...

It can't be this easy, but just to be sure.... I just set up my wife's X5 and we were up and running in 15 minutes. But the rep with assist made a point to say that username (email address) and...
Forum: F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 (2012 - current) 04-06-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,968
Posted By obmd1
Just a note.... to do this part you need a $4 app...

Just a note.... to do this part you need a $4 app called "send to car". It's really quite slick.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-22-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,065
Posted By obmd1
From their packing material: "WeatherTech®...

From their packing material:

"WeatherTech® FloorLiners™ and
All-Weather Floor Mats are manufactured from
an engineered resin called Thermoplastic Rubber.
Our FloorLiners™ or All-Weather Floor...
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-20-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,065
Posted By obmd1
could not be happier with the WeatherTech liners....

could not be happier with the WeatherTech liners. We have first second and cargo lined. Fit and quality are really top shelf.
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-13-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By obmd1
I'll say that YMMV, but I'm in suburban...

I'll say that YMMV, but I'm in suburban Philadelphia... Production started last Monday, completed this past Monday, left on transport today, and we take delivery tomorrow.

:drive::fruit::sabrina:
Forum: X5 F15 (2014 - Current) 03-13-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 613
Posted By obmd1
Can't speak to the X, but I had several E46's...

Can't speak to the X, but I had several E46's that did not allow locking the door when it was open. Prevents your wife from locking the keys in the car
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