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by lebarondescarteun
Thu Jan 08, 2009 7:38 am
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Roof Rack for a Car
Replies: 25
Views: 4824

Car Rack

[quote="Shambala"]Wow, that is so vague. What kind of stuff are you intending to put on your car? What kind of car are you driving? Depending on the weight of your load, you can get a lighter duty roof rack at Sears or Walmart. There are heavier versions made for commercial use and you could probabl...
by lebarondescarteun
Wed Jan 07, 2009 7:44 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Roof Rack for a Car
Replies: 25
Views: 4824

Roof Rack for a Car

Any advice about what cheap Roof Rack would make the trip from Los Angeles to Burning Man without falling off?
by lebarondescarteun
Sun Jan 04, 2009 12:09 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Has DPW grown a biger ego than the event itself?
Replies: 48
Views: 9786

Bad and Back

Hey folks, I'm doing it again this year for he second time, I hope that my colostimy bag doesn't break this time!
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Sep 20, 2007 9:32 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Has DPW grown a biger ego than the event itself?
Replies: 48
Views: 9786

Sorry DPW

MY sincere apologees dear DPW workers and friends alike. I built citiies in Vietnam for the dumb fuck Vietnamese and I was humbled by the experience. I never boosted about what I did for them, but I felt that I made their lives a little better. This was my first time at Burning Man and I didn't real...
by lebarondescarteun
Tue Sep 04, 2007 8:47 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Has DPW grown a biger ego than the event itself?
Replies: 48
Views: 9786

Has DPW grown a biger ego than the event itself?

This is just an observation. Late afternoon, Saturday, September 1, 2007, I watched as the DPW had their little parade driving past the participants on the Avenue where I camped. I was really taken back by DPW’s behavior. One DPW volunteer on the bullhorn commanded that everyone get out of their s...
by lebarondescarteun
Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:32 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Sand bags
Replies: 8
Views: 1563

I was just tossing the idea around.When I was in the Army,bunkers made out of sand bags and steel drums made for some pretty sound shelter but in the long run I'm sure it would be a pain.
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Apr 27, 2007 2:46 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Sand bags
Replies: 8
Views: 1563

Sand bags

can you use the dirt from the playa to fill sand bags?
by lebarondescarteun
Mon Apr 02, 2007 7:44 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Opening Day
Replies: 2
Views: 628

Opening Day

I know that at 12:01 AM Aug.27 th. The main gate will open and people will start poring in to Burning Man.How early can you line up?
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Mar 15, 2007 3:02 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: El-Wire
Replies: 7
Views: 1221

I live in Pasadena California. Anyone know of a place I could have this device checked out. I'm sure Phils right about a bad connection.
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Mar 15, 2007 1:38 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: El-Wire
Replies: 7
Views: 1221

I'll try and post a picture latter. What I ment to say was that I've seen a lot of El-Wire or flouresent light tubing on the Playa at night,so I sent away for a sample unit which consists of nine strands of different colored tubing conected to a single wire that goes into a battery powered unit that...
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Mar 15, 2007 1:23 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: El-Wire
Replies: 7
Views: 1221

El-Wire

After a lot of trouble with UPS I finally got my little El-Wire sample. I popped two new AA's into it and all that lit up was the little red indicater light. I've wiggeled everthing to see if there's a loose connection but still no show. Anyone out there familiar with how to test these things?I don'...
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Feb 23, 2007 7:56 am
Forum: Clothing & Playawear
Topic: Umbrellas
Replies: 6
Views: 1435

Umbrellas

I noticed that some people use umbrellas as small shade refuge.I've got one of those patio umbrellas that has the cement stand that it slips into.Would something like that be worth bringing? As you can see this is all new to me and I'm trying to be really prepared for this!
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Feb 22, 2007 10:08 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Good Camp sites
Replies: 27
Views: 4404

How far back away from the streets are you allowed to camp?
by lebarondescarteun
Wed Feb 21, 2007 2:43 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Good Camp sites
Replies: 27
Views: 4404

Good Camp sites

What do you look for in a good camp site or is it everyone for themselves,a mad dash for the best site?
by lebarondescarteun
Wed Feb 21, 2007 8:41 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Flags and Banners
Replies: 3
Views: 1014

Flags and Banners

Any good ideas for hosting up some Flags or Banners...ones that won't break in the wind.
by lebarondescarteun
Mon Feb 19, 2007 9:13 am
Forum: Food & Drink
Topic: Melting Ice
Replies: 14
Views: 2598

Sorry dr.pyro for being soooo stupid!Just trying to cover all basis!
by lebarondescarteun
Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:26 am
Forum: Food & Drink
Topic: Melting Ice
Replies: 14
Views: 2598

Melting Ice

Are spilled drinking water or melted water from your ice chest considered grey water?
by lebarondescarteun
Sat Feb 17, 2007 10:06 am
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Cameras on the Playa
Replies: 48
Views: 8643

It's been along time since I've used film,but the last time I shot nudity,they developed them and placed them on top of the developed pictures.
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:19 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Cameras on the Playa
Replies: 48
Views: 8643

What kind did you get?
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Feb 16, 2007 1:47 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Cameras on the Playa
Replies: 48
Views: 8643

While on the subject of cameras......

Doe's anyone know anything about those new hard-drive camcorders?
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:40 am
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Cameras on the Playa
Replies: 48
Views: 8643

Cameras on the Playa

Any good advice on protecting your camera from the Playa dust?
by lebarondescarteun
Mon Feb 12, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: Leave No Trace
Topic: Pissing on the Playa
Replies: 39
Views: 6068

Sorry bout opening a can of worms over this pissing on the playa issue,but being a past heavy beer drinker I'm familiar with the piss on everything attitude that comes when your loaded,You just don't think about where you do it,you just do it. Maybe ,like some cultures do,we should drink are own pee...
by lebarondescarteun
Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: Leave No Trace
Topic: Pissing on the Playa
Replies: 39
Views: 6068

Pissing on the Playa

Just got to thinking...with all them beer drinking party animules out there...I bet there's a bunch of people that sneek out at night and piss all over that Playa! Who packs that out?
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Feb 09, 2007 7:54 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: And now for that dust!
Replies: 35
Views: 5510

Thanks,I'll have to check that site out.
by lebarondescarteun
Thu Feb 08, 2007 8:01 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: A harty thank you to you all
Replies: 1
Views: 799

A harty thank you to you all

Just wanted to say thanks to all you good people out there for all your help.Afriend in need is a friend indeed!
by lebarondescarteun
Wed Feb 07, 2007 7:53 am
Forum: Leave No Trace
Topic: Man's inability to transform waste
Replies: 14
Views: 2537

Man's inability to transform waste

Are the Porta-Potties adequate enough or should I bring one of those little " my little dump cans?"
by lebarondescarteun
Tue Feb 06, 2007 7:39 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: And now for that dust!
Replies: 35
Views: 5510

And now for that dust!

Resperaters,Dust Masks,Scarfs........what works best when the dust blows?
by lebarondescarteun
Tue Feb 06, 2007 3:16 pm
Forum: Food & Drink
Topic: Those little packs of dehydrated meals
Replies: 27
Views: 5142

Do most of you folks prepare this early or am I over doing it?
by lebarondescarteun
Tue Feb 06, 2007 2:00 pm
Forum: Food & Drink
Topic: Those little packs of dehydrated meals
Replies: 27
Views: 5142

Those little packs of dehydrated meals

can anyone share their experiences with the dehydrated meals you can buy at your local camping store. Are they any good?
by lebarondescarteun
Fri Feb 02, 2007 2:03 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Tiki Camp - Bamboo Poles
Replies: 22
Views: 7741

If you have no recoarse, there's a place in Whittier California that sell all that's needed!

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