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Hack a electronic roadside sign

Discussion in 'Technology' started by brianr, Jan 30, 2009.

  1. Jan 30, 2009 at 9:54 PM
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    brianr

    brianr [OP] go shit in your hat

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  2. Jan 30, 2009 at 9:57 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Im gonna try this. Brian, I may need you to take pics/call my wife for bail money.
     
  3. Jan 30, 2009 at 9:58 PM
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    brianr

    brianr [OP] go shit in your hat

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    call me before you do. I want to be a part of this electronic vandalism.
     
  4. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:00 PM
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    Ghost96Romeo

    Ghost96Romeo What is the Search Tab for????

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    This sounds like a job for Chris4x4!!!!

    I'm in....
     
  5. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:00 PM
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    tacomaman06

    tacomaman06 Carolina Alliance: Enforcer

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    i may have to do this to a sign or two here where i live...............some thing along the lines of "slow the fuck down"...or "get off the fuckin phone and drive dammit":D
     
  6. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:01 PM
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    Ghost96Romeo

    Ghost96Romeo What is the Search Tab for????

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    Dammit....Why am I so slow tonight!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  7. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:08 PM
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    SC4333

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    I really wish that I was driving through Austin when this happened. It Would have definitely made my morning.:D
     
  8. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:10 PM
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    Ghost96Romeo

    Ghost96Romeo What is the Search Tab for????

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    There is def. some crazy shit that happens there.....
     
  9. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:16 PM
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    They dont tout the city as 'weird' for no good reason.
     
  10. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:17 PM
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    thebigk

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    There's a road construction sign on the highway to work..............................hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm
     
  11. Jan 30, 2009 at 10:27 PM
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    Just be sure to take some pictures!!



    Maybe this is some incentive to get up extra early, and be the first one to the office?:)
     
  12. Jan 31, 2009 at 6:32 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    I was actually thingking of some Free advertiseing for Tacoma World. :)
     
  13. Jan 31, 2009 at 6:35 AM
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    Delmarva

    Delmarva Mayor of TW

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    It's a felony if you tamper with one.... :thumbsup:

    you guys have fun... :laugh:
     
  14. Jan 31, 2009 at 6:37 AM
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    AK27

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    lol good job brian! now we will have to start a 'TW - bail out chris - fund!' might have to give this a try but might be a lil more difficult since alot of them on my way to work are raised 20 feet up in the air
     
  15. Jan 31, 2009 at 6:59 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    I work (worked) in construction. I know how to do things right in the open, and not even be noticed. :cool:
    Already have money set aside for this. ;) Also, the control box is in the base of the sign. Many of the locks on them take a "Cat" key. Meaning, they but the locks from Caterpillar, and use a Caterpillar key. I can send one to anyone who wants one for $5.00. :D
     
  16. Jan 31, 2009 at 11:48 AM
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    uh-oh... it's coming together....
     
  17. Feb 3, 2009 at 8:14 AM
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    Oh the power of the Internet.

    It looks like someone needs to hurry up on writing a more secure program.
     
  18. Feb 3, 2009 at 8:41 AM
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    Dilsky

    Dilsky There go my nipples again!

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    Haha wow, all in good fun I suppose. I always slow down for constuction due to once working in it, however I always found the lighted signs to be useless.

    I would think people would be more likely to be cautious if they thought there was raptors or zombies up ahead though.
     
  19. Feb 3, 2009 at 9:16 AM
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    Delmarva

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    lol.. there's one outside my neighborhood... says 'Bridge Freezes before Road.'

    No shit.. :laugh:
     
  20. Feb 3, 2009 at 9:50 AM
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    Ok we have what we want to put on the sign on our commute.....now just figuring out when to do it :D

    LAND SHARKS AHEAD
     
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