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by NURB
February 17th, 2019, 5:37 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Forgotten Concept Cars
Replies: 73
Views: 95883

Re: Forgotten Concept Cars

The C111 ended up becoming the Isdera. I believe the lead engineer from the project left and made it with their blessing. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isdera WHOA... https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/3f/Isdera_Autobahnkurier.jpg In 2006, Isdera introduced the Autobahnkurier AK116i...
by NURB
February 16th, 2019, 4:12 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: Forgotten Concept Cars
Replies: 73
Views: 95883

Re: Forgotten Concept Cars

1969 Mercedes C111
The precursor to the C112 above (which is beautiful, BTW)
1200px-Mercedes-Benz_Museum_C111_200901241511.jpg
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Good orange wedgie...
by NURB
January 22nd, 2019, 9:04 am
Forum: transportation
Topic: What is BMW doing?
Replies: 142
Views: 115992

Re: What is BMW doing?

WHOA!!!
by NURB
January 15th, 2019, 9:15 am
Forum: transportation
Topic: Forgotten Concept Cars
Replies: 73
Views: 95883

Re: Forgotten Concept Cars

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by NURB
January 8th, 2019, 9:41 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: What is BMW doing?
Replies: 142
Views: 115992

Re: What is BMW doing?

Well it would appear that the new 7 has leaked early. https://jalopnik.com/this-could-be-the-refreshed-bmw-7-series-before-youre-s-1831591475/ https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--nuCIp_H---/c_scale,fl_progressive,q_80,w_800/dfcjellbd1fxpogxdjtv.jpg https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-med...
by NURB
January 4th, 2019, 1:12 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: What is BMW doing?
Replies: 142
Views: 115992

Re: What is BMW doing?

I find that completely offensive.
by NURB
December 28th, 2018, 4:01 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Sharing your salary with coworkers
Replies: 25
Views: 14659

Re: Sharing your salary with coworkers

I'd never openly share mine with a coworker.
However, I was persuaded to in an odd situation a few years ago with another coworker. Knowing what he made compared to what I made at the time made me respect him quite a bit less, compared to the amount of work we both did.
by NURB
December 14th, 2018, 2:02 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Longest continuously manufactured products
Replies: 28
Views: 24021

Re: Longest continuously manufactured products

If you ever find yourself in Minnesota, and you're able to get a tour of the 3M innovation lab, I highly recommend it. I only wish I could have had more time there...
by NURB
December 5th, 2018, 9:48 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Note from a novice
Replies: 1
Views: 852

Re: Note from a novice

Welcome, Diana!
by NURB
December 4th, 2018, 3:38 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: The Concept of Enough
Replies: 13
Views: 6771

Re: The Concept of Enough

Or look at OnePlus. One single flagship model, every 6 months. None of this high end, high end plus, slightly higher end, middle end, middle end plus, entry level plus....
by NURB
November 26th, 2018, 12:15 pm
Forum: transportation
Topic: GM Death Watch
Replies: 217
Views: 49666

Re: GM Death Watch

Well folks, is it time to spool up this thread again?

https://jalopnik.com/dead-the-cadillac- ... 1830656192
by NURB
November 19th, 2018, 2:18 pm
Forum: consumer products
Topic: ARE ALL TV REMOTE CONTROLS BAD?
Replies: 25
Views: 46788

Re: ARE ALL TV REMOTE CONTROLS BAD?

Apple TV UI I would say is pretty close to perfect. My only beef is the forced TVos search function. https://media.idownloadblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/tvOS-Siri-YouTube-search-Apple-TV-screenshot-002.jpg Yes, on the new one you can use voice, but not very well. I hate sliding all over left...
by NURB
November 19th, 2018, 9:41 am
Forum: core77 site feedback
Topic: Boards SSL
Replies: 4
Views: 12241

Re: Boards SSL

No on Firefox or Chrome on Windows 10. Getting directed to https, too. No warning.
by NURB
November 18th, 2018, 3:35 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Longest continuously manufactured products
Replies: 28
Views: 24021

Re: Longest continuously manufactured products

The Dixon Ticonderoga Pencil https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/9b/Dixon-Ticondergoa-Assorted-Pencils.jpg/220px-Dixon-Ticondergoa-Assorted-Pencils.jpg From what I can tell, production began around 1870. The Dixon company began in 1795, however. Looks like they quite producing in ...
by NURB
November 12th, 2018, 11:21 am
Forum: transportation
Topic: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood
Replies: 1936
Views: 449256

Re: Vehicles spotted in your neighborhood

Sigh. I'll never stop being in love with the 959 and 512TR.