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by Skyhawk
Tue Jul 13, 2004 12:07 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Space Age Materials
Replies: 11
Views: 2334

cover the surface of the dome with tarp of your choice.. then bond powdered magnesium over the entire thing? reflective and cool, until it reaches flash point.. well.. we all have dreams..
by Skyhawk
Mon Jul 12, 2004 11:54 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: 500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2554

I didnt save them up, just got them all in one plop.. its in the rebar thread if you care, and that button thing seems contagious.. as for land.. errr..
by Skyhawk
Mon Jul 12, 2004 11:37 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: 500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2554

well.... other then apparently pressing the button twice, I Think im pretty clever, and in the simplest words, I just have a hard time throwing out things that could be, might be, just nearly could be usefull in Some way.. its a sickness..
by Skyhawk
Mon Jul 12, 2004 11:19 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: 500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?
Replies: 15
Views: 2554

500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?

since I cant throw Anythign away, I now have (nearly) 500 two foot long pieces of 1 inch pvc pipe stacked in the back of My truck. they are cutoffs from a huge project at work (home depot) and I Know there must be Something I can do.. but Im still drawing a blank.. what Can a clever person (in my ow...
by Skyhawk
Mon Jul 12, 2004 11:19 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: 500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?
Replies: 4
Views: 1115

500 pieces of 1inch PVC.. what can I do?

since I cant throw Anythign away, I now have (nearly) 500 two foot long pieces of 1 inch pvc pipe stacked in the back of My truck. they are cutoffs from a huge project at work (home depot) and I Know there must be Something I can do.. but Im still drawing a blank.. what Can a clever person (in my ow...
by Skyhawk
Mon Jul 12, 2004 11:10 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Rebars
Replies: 18
Views: 3141

the Depot

luckily, or unluckily, or horribly, I work at home depot, "the depot", dungeon depot, whatever.. and anyhow.. special orders/will calls.. if you pay for it, it might happen. just this last weekend I was put on a project with a few other associates for a local contracter (who is somehopw involved wit...
by Skyhawk
Sat Mar 06, 2004 9:09 pm
Forum: 2004 Share
Topic: A Unicycle
Replies: 6
Views: 1209

do a look up on Human Powered Vehicles (HPVs)
there is a huge builder community out there, and lots of Free plans on the internet to turn a few pieces of bikes into a laid back 3 wheel vehicle. Im sure a little more fiddling could help you make the Big front wheel crank/pedal setupd
by Skyhawk
Fri Feb 27, 2004 3:26 am
Forum: 2004 Share
Topic: custom balloon making
Replies: 10
Views: 2760

and remember a helium balloon on a hot day. the sun will heat the latex Severly. if its a dark-ish color (almost anything other then white) it will heat up so much that the expanding helium, or plain air, will pop the balloon in a short time, or at the least cause it to stretch and deform oddly. thi...
by Skyhawk
Fri Feb 27, 2004 2:17 am
Forum: Building & Making Art
Topic: how do you keep knuckleheads off your tall structures?
Replies: 4
Views: 1646

razor wire.


hmm.. "camp Razorwire.."
by Skyhawk
Tue Feb 24, 2004 1:03 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Packing in limited space and finding a suitable shade struct
Replies: 21
Views: 6377

packing..

something that may help.. you said your driving by yourself in a Kia Spectra? what year? (trying to get a picture) have you considered taking out the pasanger side seat and rear bench seat? you might not want to do it for some reason (lack of experience or trying to protect the car) if you DO take t...
by Skyhawk
Tue Jan 13, 2004 1:36 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: how to build a deck or a stage?
Replies: 11
Views: 10936

you can aways trust bob to keep it simple
by Skyhawk
Tue Jan 13, 2004 1:30 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: scaffolding
Replies: 6
Views: 3499

hit up the tool rental area in the good ol' home despot. the equipment is changed out and replaced occaisonaly, so you might find a good deal on an assortment of scaffolding pieces (sometimes a set) that has been a rental but the only drawback is the paint splatters.. also.. while your there at your...
by Skyhawk
Tue Jan 13, 2004 1:25 pm
Forum: Power & Electronics
Topic: Generator Soundproofing boxes: '04 Project
Replies: 12
Views: 5375

speaking from my own experiences, a great way to get cardboard is to get to know the guys using it. most of those big box stores (home despot and that type, as well as sears and walmart) use compactors to crush and bale their cardboard boxes and waste into large cubes which are usuall sold to a recy...
by Skyhawk
Thu Dec 04, 2003 10:31 am
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: question Re: Kerosene
Replies: 13
Views: 5019

a little fireball device? do tell, do tell..
by Skyhawk
Thu Dec 04, 2003 10:30 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: burning bonfire barrel?
Replies: 15
Views: 6043

alrighty.. checking back on the big book of rules.. Camp fires are not permitted with the exception of designated public areas but.. Commercially manufactured type cooking equipment (staked down in case of winds) is the only acceptable fire sources for cooking within camps so something like This? ht...
by Skyhawk
Thu Dec 04, 2003 10:19 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: burning bonfire barrel?
Replies: 15
Views: 6043

yall dont be talk'in down to them there redneck. they some good people, shur nuff.. anyhow.. "burn barrels" are restricted, right? what about a "kettle" style grill? as long as your not burning maxi amounts of materials, it might do just fine, plus it come with a nice lid just in case the wind blows...
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 30, 2003 11:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Freecycle - hop on board!
Replies: 5
Views: 1988

wow.. how many times can you post the same thing in different places.. its so.. creative and original..
by Skyhawk
Wed Oct 29, 2003 11:33 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Booby trap wars
Replies: 51
Views: 10255

a few things come to mind.. If your friend is in any way a health nut, switch out his daily multi-vitamin with an over the counter sleeping medication, or caffiene based weight loss pill.. one way, after all the Chaos he will still be wrecked, or the other, being unused to the weight loss crap will ...
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 23, 2003 9:19 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: McBurners -- Burning Man as Cult and/or Franchise
Replies: 88
Views: 15124

But here’s the questions that need to be asked: Is this really what we want? And what, in the end, is being sold to us? What kind of textured-vegetable-protein burger are we being asked to eat? And will it poison us? but thats forgetting the Most important question.. what kind of toys are included?...
by Skyhawk
Tue Oct 21, 2003 10:09 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What does the man represent?
Replies: 27
Views: 6645

Image
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 16, 2003 2:37 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Where Does It All Come From?
Replies: 15
Views: 5378

Score.. I found a rollback box (oddly taller and shorter in length) from a metal salvage something or other.. conduit.. lovely conduit.. much of it still in 10 ft sticks.. but.. its all 1/2 inch.. so.. now I have materials for some form of Hallow's Eve wickedness.. perhaps an 8ft tall giant spider p...
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 16, 2003 1:29 pm
Forum: Q & A Tips and Tricks
Topic: Wings are dead. Long live wings!
Replies: 39
Views: 13056

what about heavy, boned, dark and almost leathery wings that feel bloodwarm to the touch and flex on their own? I'd have to say that That would be pretty cool.. supermarket feather-sticks are of no importance..
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 16, 2003 11:46 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hallowe'en Plans
Replies: 3
Views: 1896

Im (working on) building some stilts.. not circus tall.. just enough to be creepy..say.. about 3 feet instead of 6.. or 9.. or 12.. and anyways I already have a shoulder mounted mask (its above My head.. slightly skeletal looking, the huge cloak that goes with it, with extra length, and an enormous ...
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 16, 2003 11:21 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Haters
Replies: 21
Views: 6118

dang hippies



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jokingly yours
Sky
I wonder how small this gets
by Skyhawk
Thu Oct 16, 2003 9:57 am
Forum: 2004 Share
Topic: I need the recipe for a high quality body paint.
Replies: 7
Views: 1987

perhaps some thin latex base, with coloring added.. something like.. http://tinyurl.com/r6c0 these products. a careful application, perhaps with the appropriate sprayer, of the mixed product Should make something durable for you. it wont come off Too easily, but can be rubbed and scrubbed off with a...
by Skyhawk
Wed Oct 15, 2003 11:36 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Violent Sex
Replies: 106
Views: 15814

The Masochism Tango Tom Lehrer I ache for the touch of your lips, Dear, But much more for the touch of your whips, Dear. You can raise welts like nobody else, As we dance to the Masochism Tango. Let our love be a flame, not an ember, Say it's me that you want to dismember. Blacken my eye, set fire t...
by Skyhawk
Tue Oct 14, 2003 10:16 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Thread Drift Thread
Replies: 73
Views: 8370

hooray for orange-bananna-pineapple juice!

its the only way I can get near a banana, because, oddly, Im allergic to eating bannas and it gives me horrible burning sores inside my mouth.. but anything with banana Juice is just fine.. weird.. and I cant eat banana bread either..
by Skyhawk
Tue Oct 14, 2003 8:53 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 8
Views: 2995

damn canadians..
by Skyhawk
Tue Oct 14, 2003 8:47 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: URGENT!!! SAN FRANCISCO UNDER ATTACK!!!
Replies: 40
Views: 9421

> ...they're a little outside of rock throwing reach, but with a good slingshot and some decent timing it's conceivable that i could bounce rocks off of their canopies. I'd love to see that.. just once.. or maybe twice.. but I wonder what would happen to the "Terrorist"** after denting a piece of e...

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