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Forum: Off-Topic 02-04-2016, 11:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 729
Posted By sno_duc
How long was the performance? Encore(s)? ...

How long was the performance?
Encore(s)?

For $900 it should be at least 2 hours with an 1/2 hour encore.
Which still is short compared to say Allman brothers at Filmore east. (their encore was...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-02-2016, 11:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 405
Posted By sno_duc
Half of the enjoyment of driving a fine German...

Half of the enjoyment of driving a fine German car is the waiting. (someday)
I've been smitten with BMWs since the early '80s.
Started out with VWs, still have fond memories of an '83 VW GTI. (of...
Forum: European Delivery 01-11-2016, 06:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By sno_duc
Thank you. That looks good.

Thank you.
That looks good.
Forum: European Delivery 01-11-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By sno_duc
Paris hotel recommendation

We are looking for a hotel in Paris for a couple of nights, would prefer walking distance to a Metro line 4 station.
Here's what is already booked.
Condor airlines Anchorage to Frankfurt, departs...
Forum: Off-Topic 12-21-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 625
Posted By sno_duc
Both, it depends on which version. "Fury" was a...

Both, it depends on which version.
"Fury" was a M4A3E8 (easy eight) which had the 76mm tube.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M4_Sherman
Forum: Off-Topic 12-17-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 260
Posted By sno_duc
How many horsepower? There are three ways to...

How many horsepower?
There are three ways to convert single phase to 3 phase.
Static phase converter, good for a single load. Look on Amazon....
Forum: Off-Topic 11-27-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 792
Views: 20,134
Posted By sno_duc
There's a lot of football between now and SB 50,...

There's a lot of football between now and SB 50, Carolina maybe banged up come February.
Forum: F87 M2 (2016 - current) 11-15-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,995
Posted By sno_duc
Bob Lutz. ...

Bob Lutz.
http://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a26859/bob-lutz-tesla/


Telsa or a BMW I3, BMW I8, or whatever Audi builds.

Mr. Lutz has been in the car biz for along time, had his share of...
Forum: European Delivery 11-14-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By sno_duc
Here's a thought for you. Spend a few days with...

Here's a thought for you.
Spend a few days with your car, say down to Berchtesgaden over to Fussen then back to Munich.
Ride the db CNL 40485 sleeper train to Milan. Leaves Munich @ 2108 arrives in...
Forum: European Delivery 11-02-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By sno_duc
There should be a Christmas market a block or two...

There should be a Christmas market a block or two west of the Odeonplatz U-bahn station, it's middle age themed, quite small, and a lot of fun.
Remember every booth selling Gluhwein uses a different...
Forum: European Delivery 11-01-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 550
Posted By sno_duc
Keep that as a plan "B". Our last ED was...

Keep that as a plan "B".
Our last ED was December 6 thru 20th last year, never saw any snow, a fair amount of rain, but no snow.

A little snow would have added to the Christmas markets.
Forum: European Delivery 10-19-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,096
Posted By sno_duc
Another vote for christmas markets. Consider...

Another vote for christmas markets.
Consider Strasbourg France, they go over the top with Christmas decorations, and there are 10 differnt markets set up in the old part of the city.
Vienna is also...
Forum: European Delivery 10-16-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 903
Posted By sno_duc
You will enjoy this. ...

You will enjoy this.
https://www.cs.utah.edu/~gback/awfgrmlg.html
Mark Twain spent some time in Heidelberg and wrote an essay on the German language.
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-16-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By sno_duc
Got them. :) Ordered on Wednesday, on my porch...

Got them. :)
Ordered on Wednesday, on my porch Friday afternoon, amazing.
The tires had stickers "driver side" and "passenger side". Much easier than looking for the directional arrow. :thumbup:...
Forum: Tire Rack's Tires, Wheels, Brakes & Suspension 10-14-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 293
Posted By sno_duc
Kudo's

Order a set of Blizzak WS80's mounted on Rail Como wheels.
Called this morning, they have already shipped.:thumbup:
The rep I talked to was very knowledgeable and polite, a joy to do business with....
Forum: European Delivery 09-18-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 788
Posted By sno_duc
Ours is a little late for your purposes. The...

Ours is a little late for your purposes.
The only thing that is set in stone is Le Mans France 17th thru 20th of June 2016, hotel is booked. (GT-40s return to the 24 hours of Le Mans)
We will be...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-15-2015, 11:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,227
Posted By sno_duc
Where's Murtaugh when you need him? ...

Where's Murtaugh when you need him?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rDIF3XhXTT8
Forum: European Delivery 09-14-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,065
Posted By sno_duc
In the last few years we've had a volcano in...

In the last few years we've had a volcano in Iceland shut down air travel, countless strikes by various transportation employees, a few random acts of violence that shut down cities across Europe....
Forum: European Delivery 09-14-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,065
Posted By sno_duc
1) Herr Spira........Welcome home, you've been...

1) Herr Spira........Welcome home, you've been missed.
2) Munich local, thank you.
3) From what I can tell the Germans are dealing with it just fine....
Forum: European Delivery 09-01-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By sno_duc
You can find rooms the week before the race and...

You can find rooms the week before the race and the week after the race on any of the travel sites. The week of the race 13th thru the 20th, found exactly one at $1,000 + per night.
Remember next...
Forum: European Delivery 09-01-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 427
Posted By sno_duc
ED 2016 begins

I know it's early.
Just booked a hotel in Vaas France 17th thru the 20th of June.
Vaas is 35 minute south of Le Mans.

If you are thinking of attending the 24 hours of Le Mans, it's time to get a...
Forum: European Delivery 08-31-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 808
Posted By sno_duc
Check out this thread. ...

Check out this thread.
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=864733
Forum: European Delivery 08-23-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 789
Posted By sno_duc
There are basically two schools of thought. 1)...

There are basically two schools of thought.
1) life is short, live each day to the fullest.
2) slow down and smell the roses / less is more.

We have done both and prefer the second. You are on...
Forum: European Delivery 08-11-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 624
Posted By sno_duc
It's worse. They pay someone to drive your new...

It's worse.
They pay someone to drive your new BMW back to Munich.
Image a chain smoking, expresso swilling twenty-something with visions of a F-1 contract, trying to set a personal best time...
Forum: European Delivery 08-08-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,405
Posted By sno_duc
+1 :thumbup: We have stayed there and will...

+1 :thumbup:
We have stayed there and will again. Wonderful family run place.
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