Added reply in a thread Breaking Bad-----Late to the party 4/17/2017 9:27 AM

Check out Suits on Amazon Prime!

Added reply in a thread Ford Rangers? 1/27/2017 1:20 PM

I concur. Have a 2000 3.0 V6 standard with 148k and she burns a bit, but solid daily driver otherwise. Buy a manual, check oil level, and the radiator. Plastic endcaps on my radiator cracked a while back, cheap easy fix luckily.

Added reply in a thread Oktoberfest - Who's been? 1/17/2017 4:38 AM

My parents have described to me similar memories, can't wait to have them burned into my brain as well hah! I have seen beerfest but will watch again! We will definitely check out Olympic park and some of the other local Munich sights. I'm thinking 3 ... more »

Started new thread Oktoberfest - Who's been? 1/16/2017 2:02 PM

A friend and I are in the midst of planning a trip to Munich for Oktoberfest. Thinking 3-4 days in Munich then head to another destination for a day or two. Any suggestions for the fest itself or where else to travel would be appreciated. Trying to keep ... more »

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Added reply in a thread The Jinx on HBO 12/23/2016 8:58 AM

Agreed. I love true crime documentaries. I've probably seen most of the good ones but does any one have any other suggestions?

Added reply in a thread Working for Large Companies 12/16/2016 7:03 AM

This brings me to another observation I've made going from big to small company. Totally different industries but I think my point is still applicable. Larger corporations will have multiple people with individual roles working on a single project - ... more »

Added reply in a thread Working for Large Companies 12/15/2016 9:38 AM

I think each has it's obvious perks (as mentioned by others above). I recently moved from a global company to one with around 12 office personnel where I'm one of four engineers. I did take a slight hit with health benefits and 401k matching but I'm ... more »

Added reply in a thread Clowns in the east 10/3/2016 4:52 PM

I graduated from York a few yrs ago and still get the "timely notification" emails from campus safety. Took me too long to decide if this email was real or not...then proceeded to lol for quite a while.

Added reply in a thread Des Moines, IA 9/26/2016 2:10 PM

I work for an industrial refrigeration contractor; meeting with a customer. Of course I sprained my ankle racing yesterday so probably wont be doing as much exploring as I hoped. Walking from one end of o'hare to the other sucked. If any of you locals ... more »

Added reply in a thread Des Moines, IA 9/22/2016 9:25 AM

I knew a local could give me some good suggestions! The Hessen Haus and Iowa Taproom also caught my attention via google...any good? I've done some MTB'ing in my day but I'm flying so won't have my bike.

Started new thread Des Moines, IA 9/21/2016 9:31 AM

Heading there for work next wk. Any local vitards have any bar/restaurant recommendations? Any sights I NEED to see while I'm there?

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Added reply in a thread The Hate List 9/18/2016 4:06 PM

I get too frustrated unless I'm half drunk! Things I've learned not to do drunk: fork seals and graphics

Added reply in a thread 2005 KX 134 confirmed for 2 Stroke Shootout 9/16/2016 9:14 AM

I'll be there! Next Friday can't come soon enough!

Added reply in a thread Best degrees in college? 8/26/2016 11:48 AM

I thought I was good at math until I went into engineering haha. But I took Calc I & 2, differential equations, and "Math Methods" which is like an intro to calc III, linear algebra and other odds and ends. Even though that's only 4 classes, you

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Added reply in a thread Best degrees in college? 8/26/2016 11:25 AM

You can't go wrong with either nursing or engineering salary wise. I'm a mechanical engineer myself and don't regret it a bit, although I definitely struggled through some classes. It was not easy, but when you get a great starting offer and all your ... more »

Added reply in a thread YZ 250 detonation? 7/29/2016 8:08 AM

Looks like most of that damage was from debris but if you look closely around the edge of the head it looks like there may be some pitting from detonation? Either way, 92 octane is too low for that bike. In 2011 they lowered the compression to help with ... more »

Added reply in a thread Lending,renting your bike? 7/28/2016 9:04 AM

I never have other than a few practice laps. I would get the "rent" up front as well as a damage deposit. If he returns the bike in once piece, return the deposit minus the cost of wear parts.

Added reply in a thread Careers? 7/20/2016 9:34 AM

Project Engineer for an industrial refrigeration company. Breweries, chicken plants, cold storage, etc...good times haha.

Added reply in a thread Is the Leatt fad now over ? 1/19/2016 9:59 AM

I've had one of the original leatts for years but when i got my airoh a few months back I started running into issues. Picked up the new atlas and I love it! Got the defender chest protector too and it's a great combo. Lightweight and fair prices for ... more »

Added reply in a thread Cylinder head mounts wont line up after top end rebuild 1/7/2016 5:49 AM

Looks like the could be mistakenly flipped upside down. Are you sure they're right side up? Was your cylinder base gasket a different thickness?