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Paul inspecting the electric tractor.
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Emily inspecting the wofati after a hard days work.
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Alan our visitor from overseas with the help of Landor, working on some fill for the posts on the wofati.
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One of the chickens on the lab.
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Variuos growies around basecamp.
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Here are some photos I took while doing some aerial video with the Phantom 2 vision plus. Two are of the wofati and the other is a photo of me.

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Alan always wears extra protection when he works.
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I love those drone photos, with the mountains in the background. Keep doing that!
 
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I will be going out every couple of days to get some quad rotor footage and photos. I have to wait for really nice conditions before I fly it though.
 
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I just checked in on this thread for the first time since spring. Awesome!
Looks like everyone there is getting shit done and having a good time doing it. Best of both worlds.

Great pics, that Wofati looks amazing
 
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Some more flyover footage.
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That is so cool.
 
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Installing the gable roof on the wofati.
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Taylor and richard are working on leveling the floor in the wofati. With the assistance of the laser level it is a lot easier.
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Trimming up logs on the roof.
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Do you all have a local supplier of billboard tarps?
 
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Yes miles we do...
 
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Justin has been experimenting with the wonderful dermatological effects of clay pudding.
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Here Landor and Zach Weiss (sans dreads) discuss the pros and cons of various mixing methods and ratios for cob.
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Tony is working on installing the knee braces inside of the master bed room of the wofati.
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Justin and Landor are working on sealing some of the gaps where the beam and the roof logs meet.
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So, what's in that cob? I'm not seeing straw, but maybe it's just super mixed-in? I see fibers sticking out of the cob on Justin's thumbs, but they seem really fine.
 
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Julia its made of clay..sand...and fiberglass mesh


 
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Another view of the gable roof.
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Love your photos, Sam! the close ups of builders and process make it all more intimate ...plus the drone shots really give the 'full picture'. Thanks a bunch! Also, it seems some pix are labeled 'wofati vodeo'...hope there's one coming ;)
 
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Milling some boards
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I am currently working on the designs for the Wofati 0.82 Which will be a 100 square ft wofati. This is a photo of the wofati sans shell, umbrella and dirt.
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Another view of the wofati plans.
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awesome
 
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Got a much more reliable dump truck today.IMHO Tim said that we had to go with chevy because they are so great. I think he really just loves the brand but thats besides the point.
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So, he's a Fix Or Repair Daily kind of guy?
 
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So you all traded in the old one?
 
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Tim likes to fix things. And yes something like that.
 
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The inagural fire for the rumford firplace ver. 0.1
Along with the picture of the project leader.
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Planting Sepp Holzers grain.
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More of the grain planting.
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The holzer grain security fence now with turkey proofing.
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So today i decided to try my hand at building with round wood and I crafted this sturdy bench.
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Some pictures from the innovators event.
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Some more pictures of the innovators event.
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