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It takes precision cutting and lots of eye-balling  
   

It takes precision cutting and lots of eye-balling

If you mess up the cut, you have to go to the forest, select another tree, fell it, debark it, level it, groove it and try your cut again
Day 283-285: Karamea, New Zealand

November 9th 2009
Thursday, November 5th We continued with the course and after successfully cutting our first dove-tail joint Ferdi felled his first tree. It was quite an adrenaline rush, leaving his arms a little weak. We planted four big logs as a foundation for the structure we will build during the course. The structure is the top part of the gable-end of the roof and covers every technique needed to build you ... read more
Oceania » New Zealand » South Island

New Zealand Flag The Polynesian Maori reached New Zealand in about A.D. 800. In 1840, their chieftains entered into a compact with Britain, the Treaty of Waitangi, in which they ceded sovereignty to Queen Victoria while retaining territorial rights. In that same year... ... read more
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