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    The snowmobile companies (Polaris, SkiDoo,...

    The snowmobile companies (Polaris, SkiDoo, Yamaha, Arctic Cat) have threatened their US dealerships that if they sell sleds to Canadians, then the dealer will lose the right to sell those machines. ...
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    My sister lives in the apartments just off...

    My sister lives in the apartments just off Washington Ave right by that bridge. My dad picked her up from her apartment 20 minutes prior to the collapse (he drove southbound over the bridge to get...
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    Been an LRB fan as long as I can remember. I...

    Been an LRB fan as long as I can remember. I believe they hail from Australia. I saw them for the first time last year at the local county fair. Not a single member remained from the Reminiscing...
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    This brings to mind one of the best SNL skits...

    This brings to mind one of the best SNL skits ever.
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    This is the V6 engine. That's a decent...

    This is the V6 engine. That's a decent engine-tranny combo?
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    This is covered by the comprehensive plan in that...

    This is covered by the comprehensive plan in that it will not affect my premiums at all, which is nice. Even nicer is that the insurance company is giving me almost double what I could have gotten...
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    BTW - those two holes that you see in the right...

    BTW - those two holes that you see in the right front fender are actually where a couple of the tines from the antler punctured through. They looked like bullet holes.
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    I was doing 60 (in a 65) and being quite diligent...

    I was doing 60 (in a 65) and being quite diligent about watching out for a deer. It was a dark, moonless evening which did not help but this buck was on a dead run going across the road when I hit...
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    I hit a deer (now I need some help)

    Driving up Highway 61 (the same one that Dylan revisited) last Monday evening, I had the audacity to try and share the road with a 200+ lb 8 point buck. This is the result:
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    And new bums have moved in.

    And new bums have moved in.
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    Tenacious D Fans

    The first 6 minutes of Pick of Destiny have been leaked.

    NSFW. Featuring Meatload and Dio. It is awesome.
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    Your dad is James Earl Jones?

    Your dad is James Earl Jones?
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    Love the layout and functionality, but like...

    Love the layout and functionality, but like others said I can't stand the slowness of it. When I open it up, everything else on my PC stops working temporarily, so it is a resource hog.
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    This isn't fishing. Just because dolphins swim...

    This isn't fishing. Just because dolphins swim does not make them the same as a fish.

    Fish don't have feelings or fear. Dolphins do. Either way, a humane death should be assured.
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    The local Remax office took it over after we had...

    The local Remax office took it over after we had it for 15 years, so I see it basically everday on For Sale signs.
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    That's helpful as this is the next step in the...

    That's helpful as this is the next step in the project. My current plan is to actually get it blacktopped (as well as redo the blacktop I already have) but figured I should give the fill some time...
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    Well, the top layer of gravel will be a good 6"...

    Well, the top layer of gravel will be a good 6" inches below the top of the ties, so there should be a good barrier there. Besides, I figure people learn by making mistakes.
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    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw27.jpg...

    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw27.jpg
    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw28.jpg
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    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw30.jpg...
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    Almost final Update! The wall is mostly...

    Almost final Update!

    The wall is mostly constructed (I need to go and put some more rebar into the top layer) and fairly well filled in thanks to some free fill and some concrete I broke up behind...
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    I definitely am going to throw some garbage in...

    I definitely am going to throw some garbage in there, actually some broken up concrete that I am going to replace. I also am going to drop a small time capsule in there for whoever digs it up in...
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    An update for those who have helped me with info...

    An update for those who have helped me with info on this:

    The wall is almost complete, one course to go (the bottom picture actually shows two courses to go). This project has been tough and...
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    Unfortunately, the chainsaw is the only thing...

    Unfortunately, the chainsaw is the only thing that works. I'm just planning on buying a new chain at the end of this project.

    We are using 1/2" rebar to hold everything together. The base layer...
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    A quick update on my progress: ...

    A quick update on my progress:

    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw11.jpg

    http://www.3206andbeyond.com/images/rw9.jpg

    The above is the net result of about 10 hours of work. These walls...
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    So you actually sunk some ties on end on the...

    So you actually sunk some ties on end on the outer part of the wall as the support piece? Assuming a guy could find long enough ties, this might seem like a pretty good method.
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    Still working on this project and have another...

    Still working on this project and have another question - What is the best method for attaching ties to each other?

    The options seem to be to use foot-long spikes and hammer each tie to the one...
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    So the use of a rail would erase the liability...

    So the use of a rail would erase the liability concerns? Honestly, it wouldn't be more or less dangerous than what is currently there.

    I will also look into the use of ties per the law (I do need...
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    Kip - Can you expound on your post about...

    Kip - Can you expound on your post about liability? I don't see why it would be a problem if well built.

    Mark - I was wondering about the roots of the trees as well. In fact, I scaled back my...
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    Thanks for the feedback. I have a few questions...

    Thanks for the feedback. I have a few questions to ask based on that, but I figured I should provide a little bit of an overview of what I am doing via pictures. You can see that I have laid out...
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    Retaining Wall

    I am going to be building a railroad tie retaining wall in my backyard to extend my usable parking space by my garage. It will be a relatively large project: The wall will be around 4' tall and...
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    Bittorrent was a no-go.

    Bittorrent was a no-go.
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