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Score! New source for fireclay /split firebrick /full firebrick

 
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Hi All;  Building a new rmh this summer. Been out rounding up supplies.  I had been getting my Lincoln fireclay and split bricks over in Spokane at White Block.  I have located a better source in Missoula ! Maybe twenty minutes closer and better price with no sales tax!  (Of course Washington doesn't charge Mt people sales tax but I just like spending my money at home)
Mutual Materials just off of Broadway,  has Lincoln Fireclay at $6.27 a bag and split firebricks at $1.77 each !  Great price ! I paid less than $33 bucks for 15 bricks and a bag of clay!  They do not carry the insulated bricks. They do have a few #50 bags of very expensive refractory ($105.00 ! )   I can buy a lot of fireclay for $105 !
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Rounding up the parts
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Waiting for the slab pour.
 
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Well done Thomas! I wish we could get hold of fireclay and splits at that price over on this side of the pond... (Wales, UK)
 
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John Harrison wrote:Well done Thomas! I wish we could get hold of fireclay and splits at that price over on this side of the pond... (Wales, UK)



C'mon John. You're un the land of clay ans bricks.
 
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Cheapest I can get in Australia are $4.60 per brick. I'm picking up a heap of seconds today for $2ea to finish my project. Hopefully the condition is OK!
 
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