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by parfive


I see you goofed around with the camera too.     : )

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by NDK
Got mine started yesterday. Have to wait til the weekend to grind some more.
by NDK
Well deserved.
Congratulations 👏
by saxplayer
Fantastic as always ! Love the red falcon.

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amygdule: I am going to collect more Rocks to build more Wall. Mar 5, 2021 22:57:44 GMT -5
amygdule: Math Question: How many yards3 of Rocks does it take to build a wall 3 feet tall, 2 feet thick, 100 feet long ? Mar 5, 2021 23:16:00 GMT -5 *
parfive: Prolly just one . . . Tony’s. Mar 5, 2021 23:27:32 GMT -5
Benathema: 22.2 yards^3 Mar 6, 2021 4:48:57 GMT -5
Benathema: Minus some for mortar. Mar 6, 2021 4:49:37 GMT -5
Benathema: and pestle. Mar 6, 2021 4:49:42 GMT -5
Wooferhound: A Wall that big would be exactly One Yard Mar 6, 2021 9:12:54 GMT -5
parfive: A yard is no gimme. Mar 6, 2021 13:28:14 GMT -5
parfive: Mars rover’s first field trip among the rocks . . . 7 yards. Mar 6, 2021 14:21:54 GMT -5
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