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by Dieter#10
October 9th, 2012, 2:46 am
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: design scene in portland, oregon
Replies: 110
Views: 60956

Re: design scene in portland, oregon

You are invited to a special edition of the IDSA-Oregon 3BY10 design series. We are proud to be a part of next week's DesignWeekPortland. Join us for an expanded 3BY10 next Wednesday, Oct 10th at 6:15pm-8:45pm. Please note the new location for this special event... http://www.designweekportland.com/...
by Dieter#10
April 26th, 2011, 7:49 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1963
Views: 461944

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

More vehicles from the recent RallyAmerica event in Snoqualmie, WA...
by Dieter#10
April 26th, 2011, 7:46 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1963
Views: 461944

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

Recently spotted at RallyAmerica "RallyCross" event in the Pacific Northwest (in the forests near Snoqualmie, WA)...
by Dieter#10
April 13th, 2011, 8:22 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1963
Views: 461944

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

If Obama's war and economy continue to impact US gas prices, I think I can get a substantial discount on this prudent commuter vehicle...
by Dieter#10
April 3rd, 2011, 11:22 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1963
Views: 461944

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

Nice German selection on the streets of SF...

Spotted a "late model" Mercedes-Benz Unimog in Portland last week:
by Dieter#10
February 20th, 2011, 8:17 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1963
Views: 461944

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

Spotted in Oregon. Getting ready for the race track...
by Dieter#10
January 30th, 2011, 1:00 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Pac NW / Portland Rapid Prototyping ??
Replies: 3
Views: 741

Re: Pac NW / Portland Rapid Prototyping ??

Moeller Design in Seattle is outstanding for RP/SLA and Urethanes: http://www.moellerdesign.com/home.htm I'd also check out ProtoTechnologies in Spokane area: http://www.prototech.com/ If you want a Tier-One CNC Modelmaking/Prototyping vendor that specializes in ID and Product Design you should visi...
by Dieter#10
January 26th, 2011, 6:52 pm
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: Great Portland Design Event: 3BY10 Sponsored by IDSA-Oregon
Replies: 0
Views: 1142

Great Portland Design Event: 3BY10 Sponsored by IDSA-Oregon

Friendly Reminder Tonight's free local Design Event from IDSA-Oregon: 3BY10 - Portland's Creative Community in 30 Minutes (or more). Follow-up networking and socializing... 3by10: Designing for Experience Featuring: Cale Thompson: Ten favorite services...a Service Design showcase! Kelsey Snook: Desi...
by Dieter#10
January 15th, 2011, 9:23 pm
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: Help with firms and events in Portland! CMU IDSA Trip
Replies: 8
Views: 2567

Re: Help with firms and events in Portland! CMU IDSA Trip

Michael's tips are solid. I'd add SoMA, NEW, Fuse, FlatHED, MNML, W&K, Tanner Goods, to your list. Have you contacted the active and helpful Oregon Chapter of IDSA? They have events (monthly 3By10, etc) and folks that would be happy to give you additional advice. By-the-way, did your group happen to...
by Dieter#10
January 15th, 2011, 9:06 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: sourcing vendors in china/taiwan for electronics housing
Replies: 5
Views: 787

Re: sourcing vendors in china/taiwan for electronics housing

Your volumes are low and may not be worth the effort and tradeoffs (costly travel, language barriers, quality, confidentiality, time-to-market, etc). Have you considered having this done with the many alternatives domestically? There are many toolers/molders in the US that would love to work with yo...
by Dieter#10
September 28th, 2010, 4:05 pm
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: design scene in portland, oregon
Replies: 110
Views: 60956

Re: design scene in portland, oregon

IDSA-Oregon Event Invitation - Open To Everyone! Announcing a completely new, slightly experimental version of the 3BY10 for the month of September, featuring an updated format, great new venue, and even more socializing than before with your fellow creative professionals. For next Wednesday, Septem...
by Dieter#10
June 8th, 2010, 4:53 pm
Forum: off topic
Topic: Bought first house... design sites/fixtures/ideas??
Replies: 37
Views: 11950

Re: Bought first house... design sites/fixtures/ideas??

Congratulations on this major purchase! I'll echo Lmo's excellent advice and make sure you financially prepare for the unpredictable stuff (roof damage, major plumbing repairs, etc). Set aside an "emergency fund" in some form of liquid resource: Cash, Money Market, etc... Start with $3-5K and add to...
by Dieter#10
May 26th, 2010, 11:46 am
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: design scene in portland, oregon
Replies: 110
Views: 60956

Re: design scene in portland, oregon

Free IDSA-Oregon Event Tonight. All are welcome. IDSA-OR 3by10 Wednesday May 26th IDSA-OR 3by10 Art Institute Industrial Design Shop - 733 NW Couch Portland 6pm Another stellar line up for this month's 3by10. This month we're featuring three very talented metalsmiths: Gunnar Adamovics, metalsmith, h...
by Dieter#10
January 22nd, 2010, 7:53 pm
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: design scene in portland, oregon
Replies: 110
Views: 60956

Re: design scene in portland, oregon

Final Reminder For Tonight's Free Showing of "Objectified" Objectified FRIDAY, JANUARY 22ND - 7PM | Art Institute-Portland OPEN SPACE - 1122 NW DAVIS - Portland Art Institute is showing the best movie of all time: Objectified. It's the only chance us mere mortals will ever get to see Jonny Ive in hi...
by Dieter#10
July 24th, 2009, 1:18 am
Forum: design events & competitions
Topic: design scene in portland, oregon
Replies: 110
Views: 60956

Re: design scene in portland, oregon

IDSA3BY10.jpg IDSA-Oregon 3X10 Portland's Creative Community In Thirty Minutes 3BY10 is a monthly presentation and networking event, in which three creative professionals or students from the Portland area get ten minutes each to present a recent project, discuss a trend, or just talk about the loc...