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by bdeywoo
Fri Apr 06, 2007 11:43 am
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Solar lights question ...
Replies: 23
Views: 3384

We use 30-40 of them around our camp, they work OK if used just to light the ground under them and make a pathway. you have to dust them daily though or the playa dust prohibits the sun charging them. They are not for lighting up camp but work well for danger areas like rebar, tent stakes and like I...
by bdeywoo
Wed Mar 07, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: Pau, France Burners
Replies: 0
Views: 737

Pau, France Burners

Anyone here in close proximity to Pau?
by bdeywoo
Thu Feb 15, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: I have an important question--will decide my fate.
Replies: 29
Views: 5857

Honestly after a day of playa dust on your face, you cant really tell someones age. Come join us, you will not regret it!
by bdeywoo
Wed Jan 31, 2007 11:16 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Carports are way better than tents. Discuss.
Replies: 53
Views: 25348

[quote="AntiM"]We use tents under carports.[/quote]
by bdeywoo
Mon Oct 02, 2006 10:53 am
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Topic: Sound Issues with Outpost 23 AKA the Afterparty
Replies: 175
Views: 66400

[quote="Kinetic IV"]Earplugs are cheap. There is walk-in camping for those who want solitude. If you camp in a theme camp and are up close to the Esplanade extra noise is the price you pay for that access. You can't have the prominent location without dealing with some of the drawbacks. As for medic...
by bdeywoo
Fri Aug 25, 2006 4:18 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: BM outside communications....
Replies: 8
Views: 1879

[quote="tisha2"]there is also wireless internet access set up. it's also spotty and unpredictable, but i've already gotten a couple of emails from the playa! and that, ladies and gentlemen, is (i believe) my last eplaya post before i head out! not leaving till tomorrow night, but leaving work/comput...
by bdeywoo
Fri Aug 25, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Alright You BUnch Of Jokers
Replies: 3
Views: 1156

Safe Trip! I'm heading out at 10 am in the morning!!!!!!!!
by bdeywoo
Fri Aug 25, 2006 9:35 am
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: Giant Grocery store in Reno that isn't Costco
Replies: 5
Views: 1915

Skibear knows all!!!!! Winco is the best no card and great prices open 24hours. If comming from highway 80 head North on 395 for about 1-2 miles (you'll pass Oddie BLVD where the savers is just make a right off the freeway into oddie and then go to the second light make a right and savers will be on...
by bdeywoo
Thu Aug 24, 2006 1:44 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: What Diameter is BRC?
Replies: 4
Views: 1443

1.6 miles or so.
by bdeywoo
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:32 am
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Topic: Camp E.Z.R.A.---Host Families Needed
Replies: 0
Views: 1122

Camp E.Z.R.A.---Host Families Needed

Camp E.Z.R.A. (Exchange Zone For Registered Aliens) is looking for Host families for our unique Playa experience. We are located at the corner on 9 and Fate. Seeking a unique experience at Burning Man this year? Always wondered how other burners spend their days on the playa? Now you can! Come by an...
by bdeywoo
Fri Aug 11, 2006 3:26 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Anyone tried Gore-Tex for a Dome cover?
Replies: 9
Views: 1325

You will bake yourself if you use it. You'd need very good air circulation to be in it during the daytime.
by bdeywoo
Thu Jul 27, 2006 8:41 am
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Replies: 20
Views: 5492

Dumb question here but........whats the whole "Section" column for? I'm assuming its the location on the street?
by bdeywoo
Wed Jul 19, 2006 11:01 am
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Twin City Surplus Ride Share
Replies: 1
Views: 1406

Twin City Surplus Ride Share

I realize we have a rideshare forum but I thought those who dont need a ride might not see this and we can always use more trasportation. Hey everybody, Here are the details of the ride share program this year. If anyone has some spare room in their vehicles, please stop by Twin City before you head...
by bdeywoo
Fri Jun 02, 2006 3:57 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Recycle Bicycles "The Crawler"
Replies: 8
Views: 3030

Craigs list too they seem to have some in the free section everytime i check.
by bdeywoo
Thu Apr 27, 2006 9:39 am
Forum: Leave No Trace
Topic: Evaporation ponds RARELY work
Replies: 30
Views: 8628

Ours was stellar! 10x12 feet or so 45 people many who took showers every day. Our shower is elevated and leaks on to a bunch of old throw away shirts that kept water in them and evaporated. For the water that actually drained into the pond we had a cheap little suction device that sucked excess pond...
by bdeywoo
Tue Apr 04, 2006 8:09 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Smoke detectors and No Smoking Or Open Flame in BRC
Replies: 7
Views: 1446

[quote="geekster"]Did anyone notice this?

Cell service on playa.[/quote]

Ahhh capitalism on the playa just like home. Foolproof i am not!
by bdeywoo
Mon Mar 13, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: If you could take one luxury from home...
Replies: 25
Views: 4507

My dog, hardest thing about going to BRC for a week for me.
by bdeywoo
Fri Mar 03, 2006 8:38 am
Forum: Keeping Cool
Topic: Alternative Refrigeration?
Replies: 11
Views: 3019

Nothing of that sort but i did come up with a great dry ice method. I went and bought from the surplus store a big metal artilery box 4lx3hx3d or close to that size. I stacked one layer of dry ice on the bottom, I got some thin plastic that holds dryice to the sides and then made a little netted pou...
by bdeywoo
Thu Mar 02, 2006 3:05 pm
Forum: 2006 Art & Performance
Topic: 2006 BRC Midnight Manathon & 1/2 Manathon
Replies: 7
Views: 3532

Midnight on friday is going to be pretty busy (cars and people on the playa) I'm not sure if thats the best time to do it but I'd be down.
by bdeywoo
Tue Feb 28, 2006 8:21 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Wanted: DIY geodesic dome plans
Replies: 5
Views: 5606

Should tell ya all youneed to know.
by bdeywoo
Wed Feb 22, 2006 4:39 pm
Forum: Philosophical Center
Topic: Muslims at Burning Man?
Replies: 155
Views: 74061

Re: who

[quote="naken"]Not much chance of seeing them,unless there there to learn to leave no trace,an scope out our dome houses.The radical religeous nature of most of them would kill us all in a second,i hope someday they will grasp the concept of freedom,before were are forced to terminate them to mainta...
by bdeywoo
Tue Feb 14, 2006 12:05 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Glowies, Blinkies, UVies & Other Illuminations
Replies: 845
Views: 227618

Glow in the dark paint..any one tried this stuff? The site says it burns just slightly less bright than a glow stick and will last 20 years :shock:. Obviously wouldnt do much for the camp underneath the tarps but might make for an interesting land mark if the top of the tarps were painted. http://gl...
by bdeywoo
Wed Feb 08, 2006 1:03 pm
Forum: Building & Making Art
Topic: Using the BRC and Burning Man name
Replies: 2
Views: 1047

Using the BRC and Burning Man name

I was thinking that i would make up some Bumper/Window stickers like the ones with the white circle that says LT for Lake Tahoe but BRC for Black Rock City. Do I need to contact anyone or something to legally pass them out this year at the event?
by bdeywoo
Wed Feb 08, 2006 12:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Something we don't know about you....
Replies: 391
Views: 55031

Fun Topic! I'm a very nice person at heart untill i"m crossed then I'm evil. I watched a kid egg my car so I followed him home. Talked to his mother who saw nothing wrong with what her son had done and would not even make him go clean it. I cleaned the car only to find the next day another egg on it...
by bdeywoo
Fri Feb 03, 2006 10:50 am
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: To the Reno Burners...
Replies: 7
Views: 2142

Robbidobbs we'd love to have you as a reno-ite!
Sam def keep us posted, I feel for ya and the scene. I have a small group of people almost always down for a burner event.
by bdeywoo
Fri Feb 03, 2006 8:12 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Do it like they do on the 'Discovery Channel'...
Replies: 246
Views: 80260

I too had mixeed views on the whole program. As i watched I thought it wa great, but made the comment that it could be the worst peice in the world and I'd love it because of the images. the second time I watched I actually concentrated on charlie and his experiences. I had a few problems with it. I...
by bdeywoo
Wed Feb 01, 2006 3:06 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: purchasing resources
Replies: 4
Views: 2835

We have a sams club here in reno. Take I-80 to 395 South exit on Virginia/Kietzke exit vere left to kietzke Pull into the shopping center and drive around back and voila sams club!
by bdeywoo
Wed Feb 01, 2006 10:37 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Burning Man on the Discovery Channel
Replies: 8
Views: 1969

I'm interested to see it, or their interpretation anyway. Its Thursday at 8pm on discovery.
by bdeywoo
Mon Jan 30, 2006 3:44 pm
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Topic: 2006 BRC Plan - Theme Camps in the 'Suburbs'
Replies: 57
Views: 18728

[quote="Kinetic IV"]Major Whine: 4 years of going, 4 years of still being shy about walking into the camps. I don't want to be one of those people that Griffin was posting about. And if I do go into a camp I'm unsure how the bars work and unless I'm with someone who knows that particular bartender I...
by bdeywoo
Fri Jan 27, 2006 12:43 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RV Living The Nomad Life
Replies: 41
Views: 7571

WOW who woulda thought my rapidly approaching mid-life crisis would be cannon fodder for such a deep conversation.

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