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Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 05:35 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By wyb
it's the cops cars that have the systems I am...

it's the cops cars that have the systems I am referring to and they are not usually both forward + rear facing (yet)
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 12:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 219
Posted By wyb
why does the owner of the car matter? No reason...

why does the owner of the car matter? No reason to expect the owner is the driver - and unless the driver commits another offense, so what? If they get stopped, one valid plate bearing the license...
Forum: Off-Topic Yesterday, 11:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 219
Posted By wyb
Perhaps they should concentrate on tweekers with...

Perhaps they should concentrate on tweekers with HIDs - but are you sure that's some indication of a tweeker?

Meanwhile - the Colorado State Patrol is having a crackdown on no front plates - I've...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-29-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 397
Posted By wyb
you must be a masterful pilot. I do OK with mine...

you must be a masterful pilot. I do OK with mine and they were great until the grandsons got them - need to replace rotor-blades now... :(
Forum: Off-Topic 10-29-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 397
Posted By wyb
cabela's has some pocket sized - maybe 4.5 -...

cabela's has some pocket sized - maybe 4.5 - inches long for $5.99 I saw this last weekend. I'm going to pick some up as stocking stuffers.
Forum: General Automotive Forum 10-28-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 93
Posted By wyb
How to get it wrong at the Nurburgring - Volume II

Featuring the BMW M5 Ring Taxi:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPx4McqIhXo
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 12:20 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,035
Posted By wyb
If this was posted by someone other than you, I'd...

If this was posted by someone other than you, I'd say "wtf?" - but I believe you're being deliberately hard of comprehension here - you know the logic, but you're simply ignoring it in my opinion.
...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 256
Posted By wyb
being a Brit originally I can attest to the...

being a Brit originally I can attest to the "separated by a common language" - and I am sick of repeating myself while they get their head around the fact that I speak English, but not quite the same...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 223
Posted By wyb
scumbags like this have no business wearing a...

scumbags like this have no business wearing a badge.
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,035
Posted By wyb
So Pistorius got 5 years, and many of us...

So Pistorius got 5 years, and many of us (including those who support the right to own firearms), were thinking "what the heck, why the heck shoot through a closed door - that's insane?!?" - well...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-27-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 421
Posted By wyb
Peaky Blinders is one I just found - Season 1 is...

Peaky Blinders is one I just found - Season 1 is on Netflix now, and Season 2 is showing in the UK now, so I expect it on Netflix in a little while. Only 6 episodes in season 1 and we're half way...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-26-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
Europarts is $86 for 10 filters for my car, I'd...

Europarts is $86 for 10 filters for my car, I'd rather get them for $9.50 off Amazon though - less out of pocket.

The Mobil 1 0w40 European formula was $25.17 for 5qts at walmart when I got it -...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-26-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
The socket is in the toolbox - I will find it. ...

The socket is in the toolbox - I will find it. Time to dispose of the oil? Nah- the oil pan holds 3 changes - I expect to delegate that work to my son-in-law when he borrows the pan - ie, bring it...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-24-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
This - and I will add to that some things I...

This - and I will add to that some things I loathe doing - I don't like planting trees + shrubs - I have a son-in-law who is a landscaper, so I outsource those tasks to him - he like doing it and I...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-24-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 5,289
Posted By wyb
This case in NYC has me a little concerned - I'd...

This case in NYC has me a little concerned - I'd be VERY interested to find out how/why he wasn't self-quarantined for AT LEAST the 21 days after last contact. If he was out and about on the subway,...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-24-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 342
Posted By wyb
we stream only - always have. I have always...

we stream only - always have. I have always disliked the disc model and even though I get massive coupons every 2-3 days from redbox, have never ever tried their service. For the grandchildren...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
:rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl:
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
looking good!

looking good!
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
:thumbup: Our house was new when we built it,...

:thumbup: Our house was new when we built it, but no longer - 8 years think since we moved in - this weekend I noticed the light in the master suite closet was out - I had removed one bulb as it was...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
I have the big tank left to do... we have 380W of...

I have the big tank left to do... we have 380W of VHOs and 1200W of MH ...hmm.. I don't think I can save on the pump - we have panworld 250PS which is 390watts. Our refugium is in the basement with...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 385
Posted By wyb
ouch - their stock just took an almost 11% hit in...

ouch - their stock just took an almost 11% hit in after hour trading after this was announced - and to be fair, analysts were already expecting a $0.76 loss per share, they only increased that to...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-23-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 532
Posted By wyb
30 minute jobs which much longer than anticipated...

Mrs wyb loves to do "projects" - I loathe them - because they normally take much longer than anticipated.. not always, but often... and I reckon more than 50% of projects take longer than we think...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-21-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By wyb
I really don't know what he's trying to say. The...

I really don't know what he's trying to say. The fact remains, if a super-car lets loose, the skills required to bring it back are way beyond those typically found in most that can buy the cars. ...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-20-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By wyb
it is the "on the edge" where things happen so...

it is the "on the edge" where things happen so fast as to be difficult to impossible to correct - that's what I meant. I can't speak for Ferraris specifically, but having driven a number of...
Forum: Off-Topic 10-20-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 544
Posted By wyb
any vehicle that performs at peak revs in the...

any vehicle that performs at peak revs in the 8000+ range tends to get vicious when you're in the max-power ranges - they can go from tame to insane in an instant... they're not easy to control and...
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