In album 2012-05-06 Primitive Camping Trip The shelter. My friends very well built section on the left, my really spindly and barely useful for the night on the right. Google+: View post on Google+ .
I was able to coax the forge into drafting by cheating. I used an in-line duct fan at the far end of the chimney. 25 feet was enough ducting to dump enough heat to keep the fan under 140 degrees. I didn't cut the video, so it's stupidly long… Google+: View post on Google+ .
Anybody build a 'Venturi Exhauster'? I need to build one in a 6 inch air duct tomorrow. Just wondering if I need to do the 30/5 degree restriction as I want it to flow passively when not under power. Google+: View post on Google+ .
Hexagon shapes are a pain to cut. Lots and lots of 30 degree cuts. They would be so much easier with a miter box. I should be able to finish it tomorrow night. Google+: View post on Google+ .
I can't wait to get my anvil! Google+: View post on Google+ .