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by Froves
Thu Dec 13, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

and yes i know that treated means no. lol our 2nd teste will be up soon! keep ur eyes peeled!
by Froves
Thu Dec 13, 2012 1:08 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

okay yall, i hit my first bump! YAY!!! i think the stuff im using for the shear? Sheath? shearing? is treated wood, im looking on google and cant really find anything out, pretty sure its treated but just making sure. :)
by Froves
Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

is there any way to get a new title/headline on here. And mods lurking at this hour?
by Froves
Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:38 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

Thank you Humin!!! And yes the climbing wall is potentially fatal! Once we start going up past the 12 ft mark we will decide what the appropriate action should be. If there is a wall it will be safe. I promise! ballmart is insane! I never knew it was so tall! hopefully we can become the 2nd tallest ...
by Froves
Thu Nov 22, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

okay i get it now!!! Thank you. I really like your box idea but I am sticking to the plans that i already have. If i learned anything this year it was not to let people sway the way you want to do something. I asked an artist at our North texas regional burn about his structure and how it was done a...
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

Snow, bob, figjam, ranger magnum, i appreciate you guys alot!!!!!
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

awesome yall!!! makes sense now!!! haha its amazing that yall can teach so well that in just a couple of dsays i can not only grasp but fully understand something that was brand new to me. haha im a little drunk but thank you thank you!!!! im excited as fuck!!!!!
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 7:15 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

the sketch is small, Pretty mucxh i cant figure out where yall mean to run the wires? are you saying run a wire from the 6 ft mark to the ground on the inside across from that mark? run one from the 4 ft mark to the outside? from top to bottom, i keep hearing mixed things. Hopefully i will not need ...
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 6:47 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

ok hold on,. lemme sketch up!
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:45 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

who wants to see a giant phallus with wire rigging viagra holding it up. Your right! it would look stupid! i somehow missed this part in your last post! Internal it is! or pins! Im going to get into sketchup again tonight and i will make a cutaway so i can ask better questions about what needs to b...
by Froves
Wed Nov 21, 2012 10:40 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

magnetic rake, thank you! you are the 50th person to tell me this!!! it must be important!!! so do the wires go from one corner straight down to the earth in the same corner? do they cross to the opposite side? It sounds like this may be an advanced technique, Pins however sounds ideal! Im not sure ...
by Froves
Tue Nov 20, 2012 6:14 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

internal guying!!! help!!!! how does this work, i cant wrap my brain around it, it seems like it would be more at risk of pulling out and or someone getting caught up in the wire while climbing, falling, slipping, tripping, etc.
by Froves
Tue Nov 20, 2012 6:12 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

holy cow where do i start!!! thank yall so much, this thing is on a ROLL!!!!!! Bob i like your style, Im sticking with bringing my own means of getting it to stick and grab. Hell, ill bring my own anchors, It will be my first year and i dont want to get shafted or left crying because they ran out of...
by Froves
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:00 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

Thanks a ton figjam!!! are these what yall use? how much can they hold? im not sure what to ask exactly lol, "are these what I need?" lol Thank you :!: :wink:
by Froves
Mon Nov 19, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

insert clever pun about who has the biggest dick here lol... :lol:
by Froves
Mon Nov 19, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

hey hey hey! yall are harshing my mellow! If i can drive em in by hand i would rather do that. If i google augers and guy wires will i find what i need? how much do those cables cost? are there any other materials i can do it with that are less expensive? i bet i can hammer a huge treaded spike into...
by Froves
Mon Nov 19, 2012 4:43 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

awesome thanks, yes i have already looked thru the requirements and criteria, I think im going to arrange for the crushed granite pile lol, do you think if i add another wire before the burn on the inside and pull it tight from top to bottom that the structure will burn and collapse in on itself, ho...
by Froves
Mon Nov 19, 2012 6:23 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

nice i only have my ase a1- (engine repair) i actually have to re-certy soon lol. cranbrook, savoy, packard, never heard of any of those lol. ill keep an eye out for realllly old cars lololol ;)
by Froves
Sun Nov 18, 2012 5:53 pm
Forum: 2013 Theme
Topic: Theme Predictions for 2013
Replies: 341
Views: 44199

Re: Theme Predictions for 2013

REDNECK BURN!!
by Froves
Sun Nov 18, 2012 5:45 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

woooo! im a totally different type of mechanic lol, Ive always been into tuners and just stripping down cars tot eh bare minimum, seeing what i can get away with, i never cared about prime and paint and stuff, just speed and noise, lol Im into nascar and the like. lol. I had a really sporty 88 honda...
by Froves
Sun Nov 18, 2012 12:54 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Police Using Entrapment
Replies: 95
Views: 18113

Re: Police Using Entrapment

If i suspect someone is a cop next year and they offer me something can i just pull out my dick and look at them with a funny face lol? or is that bad?
by Froves
Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:58 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

Correction- badger. I will get a book and yes i understand now if i can make the whole roof go longways then i could add the cross supports longways too. TThe next ball wont have a bottom deck, but all the walls will connect to eachother and then the roof piece will slip over all the walls and will ...
by Froves
Sun Nov 18, 2012 10:25 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

@ bbadger- what do i do with the excess part of the 2x4 sticking out? if i rotate em all from the ceiling 90 degrees wont it have less surface area actually holding it on there? it seems like it would be weaker. I agree that basics of construction will help, I have seen plenty of framing done, built...
by Froves
Sat Nov 17, 2012 8:35 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

@ ranger mag. I like the way you think! i can see what you mean by the bridge height and yea that is scary lol. haha balls, penis, throbbing tower, liquid, smegma, lol. We can talk about that all day! Its a giant cock tower with a climbing wall made of dildo's!!!! eruptions, it has a heart beat, her...
by Froves
Sat Nov 17, 2012 3:54 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

more pics :) someone tell me good job! lol im doing it right? anything>? it looks strong as a bull now
by Froves
Sat Nov 17, 2012 3:26 pm
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

i keep hearing the word "sheathed" i really like how the old fence slats look but i may do the inside walls over with plywood if needed.im willing to do whatever it takes as long as its within my budget and doesnt change the plan, ease of assembly, burnable, 30 ft. the framing is intense now, look o...
by Froves
Sat Nov 17, 2012 11:21 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

@ bob, it will be closely similar to the pic, without the man, and without all the coverage. See it seems more possible every day! i love this place!
by Froves
Sat Nov 17, 2012 11:20 am
Forum: 2013 Art & Performance
Topic: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon
Replies: 98
Views: 12114

Re: Need tips building a 30 ft wooden octogon

Ranger magnum, Thank you! This is really helpful info! thats the stuff i needed!!! lol i will figure out how to weigh the modules soon. i want to keep contact with you!!! Join our group pleasssee!!! i need a guide lol. Bbadger- Im not going to bring it if its not safe to climb. "Im 23" is so you can...

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