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Postby Minimalist » Sun Nov 25, 2007 4:01 pm

That's the Club mantra, isn't it?
Something is wrong here. War, disease, death, destruction, hunger, filth, poverty, torture, crime, corruption, and the Ice Capades. Something is definitely wrong. This is not good work. If this is the best God can do, I am not impressed.

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Postby War Arrow » Tue Nov 27, 2007 7:14 am

Those 'mold' pics still intrigue me, though I'm now confused about one thing - there's a mold AND a furnace? Hope I haven't got this tits up but (assuming I'm not misunderstanding you here) I notice both seem to have a lip running along two of the inner surfaces - any ideas on why that might be?
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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 8:05 am

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Postby Minimalist » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:28 am

BTW, re-capping a discussion I had with Arch somewhere else.... what kind of tools were used to chip out those holes in the limestone? The Egyptians are alleged to have used copper chisels on the pyramids which will work on limestone....even if devilishly slowly and with constant need of re-sharpening.

So...how does one dig straight down into solid rock, creating a vertical side to a hole, without heavy duty iron tools?
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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:40 am

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Postby Minimalist » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:46 am

Have you tried one out? Seems like a simple experiment. Just watch your fingers!
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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:49 am

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Postby Minimalist » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:50 am

Con one of your kids to go along to operate the camera.
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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:51 am

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Postby Minimalist » Tue Nov 27, 2007 9:52 am

Was Kissin suitably intrigued by the site?
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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 10:32 am

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Postby Minimalist » Tue Nov 27, 2007 12:44 pm

It is definitely a metallurgical product,


Sonofabitch!

You were right all along.

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Postby Charlie Hatchett » Tue Nov 27, 2007 1:33 pm

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