Twin Cities Area Campfire BS Thread

Discussion in 'Central – From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States' started by Daggy, Sep 28, 2008.

  1. SplitRock

    SplitRock Been here awhile

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    Hey Grainbelt and Metallic Waste, thanks for the offers. I'm on the Netflix and have seen the show available there. Just never pulled the trigger yet. Might have to take a little look-see. Thanks again.

    :beer Brent
  2. D.T.

    D.T. Difficult but useful

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    First ride of the year today. :clap

    Got in around 50 miles, went down to Belle Plaine and back.

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  3. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Didja buy a Triumph? :ear
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    barnyard Verbal tactician Super Moderator

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  6. Jon B.

    Jon B. Been here awhile

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    Spikehead Two-Bit Throttle Bum

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  8. Metallic Waste

    Metallic Waste Wearing the Cone Of Shame

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    Stopped at Northbound Smokehouse this evening. Enjoyed the Snowmegeddon (9.8 ABV!!!) and the lovely smoked porter. The appies were tasty, as well.
    -K
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    dfc Reluctant Cannonball

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    Not beer related......

    The Himalayan on Franklin was quite good. We both had Masala.
    Will go back to try the curry and tandoori. reasonably priced as well
  10. Metallic Waste

    Metallic Waste Wearing the Cone Of Shame

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    That place near the Blue Nile? Sounds like a place I need to visit. :dg
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  11. Powershouse

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  12. Klay

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    I think I'm going to engage in literary review more often in the future,
  13. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    . not ,
  14. Klay

    Klay dreaming adventurer

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    Did you read it?
  15. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    Yes.
  16. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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  17. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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  18. Powershouse

    Powershouse Flower Sniffer

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    I've got a steamer trunk full of 50s vintage Lionel trains, track, etc. that I am looking to get rid of but would like to get a sense of what it might be worth.

    https://picasaweb.google.com/Powers...authkey=Gv1sRgCP-t0KXhyOLL8QE&feat=directlink

    Some engines:
    <table style="width:auto;"><tr><td><a href="https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/Dlc3NWl0OTlcfWHnhBo3O5CANGD7vT2cO_LLY1SDK7E?feat=embedwebsite"><img src="https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-fMByiXbGUu4/UP_lFbRB6vI/AAAAAAAAFbU/kPtj12Jh-Ek/s640/P1010969.JPG" height="480" width="640" /></a></td></tr><tr><td style="font-family:arial,sans-serif; font-size:11px; text-align:right">From <a href="https://picasaweb.google.com/PowersHouse/Lionel?authuser=0&feat=embedwebsite">Lionel</a></td></tr></table>

    And my personal favorite, the Rocket Car! I've got the car, the rocket and the gantry, but haven't found the launcher. Used to launch that rocket and it would punch through the fiberglass insulation in our unfinished attic.
    <table style="width:auto;"><tr><td><a href="https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/BGkzHTXnqN_WTHj5jV_7SJCANGD7vT2cO_LLY1SDK7E?feat=embedwebsite"><img src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-YOtOqoJzfKc/UP_lgZwuLvI/AAAAAAAAFfs/yhzoaX1BNQ4/s400/P1020005.JPG" height="300" width="400" /></a></td></tr><tr><td style="font-family:arial,sans-serif; font-size:11px; text-align:right">From <a href="https://picasaweb.google.com/PowersHouse/Lionel?authuser=0&feat=embedwebsite">Lionel</a></td></tr></table>

    Progress came in the form of finishing the upstairs with bedrooms and a bathroom, but no room for trains. Kind of like old motorcycles, these train "where running when they were put away".
  19. propforward

    propforward PIE!romaniac

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    That's some cool stuff, but I have no idea of the value. You could search on ebay for some comparable items.
  20. Grainbelt

    Grainbelt marginal adventurer Super Moderator

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    Suggest either bumping this thread or sending a PM to Joe (curbjumper). He's a great guy, I've stayed at his place and ridden his bikes and whatnot when passing thru Edmonton. Tell him I sent ya. :thumb