The following day after we did the 1st layer of the dome we awoke to find the oven very cracked. We thought we’d look on the internet to see what...
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Building the first layer of the dome was met with yet more good luck; we were just getting started when 2 kiwi’s, Sarah and Mark, rocked on up and said...
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Well we had the best intentions today, and did achieve stuff towards the starting of the dome.  In the afternoon when we were finally ready to start we were inundated...
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Our initial thoughts about laying the tiles being really a really easy part of finishing off the oven before we start the dome was not quite correct. Well, once we...
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Today began with excitement – concrete slab day! We decided we’d need a kind of runny mix of concrete so it was easier to spread and make level-ish (bearing in...
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We returned from Thailand last night and not much progress had been made – only half a layer of bricks had been done.  So this morning we picked up the...
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As predicted yesterday, today was more of the same, layering up the bricks.  Today’s finish looks like this. Tomorrow we head to Thailand for a few days to buy ingredients...
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Today was much the same as yesterday, and probably the same as tomorrow too.  Adding more layers of bricks is a lot slower than we thought it might be, pretty...
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Today was pretty easy going for the oven. Dre and Noi worked together to put the 3rd and 4th layers of bricks on the foundation for the oven today.  At...
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OK so today was a super exciting day.  We started off in the morning with several things happening; First the Lao guy Deng who was going to help us start...
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