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Forum: FIRE and Money 07-03-2010, 01:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 7,415
Posted By Trek
Do you ever research how many people leave the...

Do you ever research how many people leave the USA to be able to live as a cheapskate?
Forum: FIRE and Money 07-03-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 16,174
Posted By Trek
Come visit me, but as a cheapskate, you probably...

Come visit me, but as a cheapskate, you probably wouldn't. I retired at 35 and am 38 now, so far so good. I had to come to Eastern Europe to pull it off. If I was still in the USA, I'd be workin'...
Forum: Other topics 07-03-2010, 11:54 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 7,699
Posted By Trek
Was a great football match to watch (I caught it...

Was a great football match to watch (I caught it midway through the first half). Germany was on fire. Great intensity from the German side, never let up a bit even to the last second. Been a great...
Forum: Young Dreamers 06-27-2010, 03:31 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,635
Posted By Trek
No. Buy a car you can pay cash for and retire at...

No. Buy a car you can pay cash for and retire at 45 instead of 59. Then as a 45 year old *XEER (extra early early retire), you'll be able to pay cash for your even newer BMW then. Don't take a...
Forum: Other topics 06-26-2010, 09:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,308
Posted By Trek
Done! I heated up a small nail on the stove...

Done! I heated up a small nail on the stove until it was red hot and then quickly placed it against the wire/solder points and they melted right together.

In retrospect, I didn't need an...
Forum: Other topics 06-26-2010, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,308
Posted By Trek
Clever idea. I don't have a propane torch, but I...

Clever idea. I don't have a propane torch, but I do have a gas stove in the kitchen. I could heat a nail using that flame. Thanks for the idea!!!
Forum: Other topics 06-26-2010, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,308
Posted By Trek
No Radio Shacks this side of the Atlantic, but...

No Radio Shacks this side of the Atlantic, but maybe I can find something like that here, I'll just have to do some more looking. Thanks.
Forum: Hi, I am... 06-26-2010, 08:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 9,420
Posted By Trek
Yup, I'm still here in Tallinn and very happy...

Yup, I'm still here in Tallinn and very happy indeed. No plans to ever move anywhere else (well, maybe the suburbs).

Estonia and Belarus are two totally different ballgames though. Estonia is...
Forum: Other topics 06-26-2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,308
Posted By Trek
Alternative to soldering

I inadvertently broke two wires off a tiny circuit board that were soldered in place. I don't own a soldering gun + accessories and priced them at the hardware store, but it would be very expensive...
Forum: Hi, I am... 06-19-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,164
Posted By Trek
Congrats and very nice boat. :greetings10:

Congrats and very nice boat. :greetings10:
Forum: Other topics 06-19-2010, 03:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,691
Posted By Trek
Not arguing your overall point at all and am...

Not arguing your overall point at all and am clearly totally on board with the anti-communism thing, but I have been under the impression that many (most?) farmers in the US can only manage to stay...
Forum: Other topics 06-19-2010, 02:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,356
Posted By Trek
After I installed it today, I just get a screen...

After I installed it today, I just get a screen saying it's down for maintenance and will be back shortly. Been like that all day. So now I have another useless piece of software on my computer I...
Forum: Other topics 06-17-2010, 04:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 16,003
Posted By Trek
If the outer doors are set to automatically open...

If the outer doors are set to automatically open and you force them to remain closed, you might cause a dangerous situation. Maybe these are better places to post your question?

elevatorforum...
Forum: Other topics 06-15-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,713
Posted By Trek
More reading for your enjoyment - ...

More reading for your enjoyment -

https://www.early-retirement.org/forums/f27/bare-cast-iron-vs-enameled-cast-iron-cookware-47111.html
Forum: Other topics 06-12-2010, 01:11 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
This thread is just like Law & Order.

This thread is just like Law & Order.
Forum: Other topics 06-11-2010, 01:45 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
BP spills coffee :rofl: YouTube - BP Spills...

BP spills coffee :rofl:

YouTube - BP Spills Coffee (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2AAa0gd7ClM)
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 06-10-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,767
Posted By Trek
I have 2 implants holding a 4 tooth bridge...

I have 2 implants holding a 4 tooth bridge installed 19 years ago and I've had no problems at all. Best thing since real teeth, maybe better.
Forum: Stock Picking and Market Strategy 06-10-2010, 06:03 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,715
Posted By Trek
BP is too big to fail.

BP is too big to fail.
Forum: Other topics 06-09-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
This isn't the only leaking well in the gulf...

This isn't the only leaking well in the gulf apparently.

Another Gulf oil spill: Well near Deepwater Horizon has leaked since at least April 30 | al.com...
Forum: Other topics 06-07-2010, 06:04 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
Sign at a BP gas station. ...

Sign at a BP gas station.

https://www.early-retirement.org/attachments/photobucket/img_944300_0_65ef6723d41f2252546adc3e2b87c14c.jpg
Forum: Other topics 06-03-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
And what are they going to do with all that oily...

And what are they going to do with all that oily salt water they suck up?
Forum: Other topics 06-03-2010, 09:25 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
12 ROV feeds of them working on the pipe. You...

12 ROV feeds of them working on the pipe. You don't see as much from that single BP feed published first. Pipe was cut off and now it's flowing up unrestricted. Waiting for the cap to come. Good...
Forum: Hi, I am... 05-31-2010, 11:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,878
Posted By Trek
I would suggest you post your questions here: ...

I would suggest you post your questions here: Toytown Germany (https://www.toytowngermany.com/forum/)

Very knowledgeable people, many in a similar situation to yours on that Germany specific...
Forum: Other topics 05-31-2010, 03:34 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
American scientists have finally developed a car...

American scientists have finally developed a car that runs on water!

Sadly, so far it only works with the water from the Gulf of Mexico.
Forum: Other topics 05-30-2010, 04:07 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 40,329
Posted By Trek
I'm curious about why the blowout preventer...

I'm curious about why the blowout preventer didn't work. I haven't heard any details on how it failed or why. Has a blowout preventer ever actually been triggered by an event before? Do they...
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