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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Username: Scottishslater

Post Number: 26
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Friday, April 20, 2012 - 04:58 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

what you mean by free market branden
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Branden_wilson (Branden_wilson)
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Username: Branden_wilson

Post Number: 116
Registered: 03-2008
Posted on Friday, April 20, 2012 - 11:17 am:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

beeeeyoooootiful mon! what a breath of fresh air to see a proper job these days! across the pond it almost never happens anymore and if these guys get their way, proper will even be illegal soon as it already is in places like south florida USA. do you guys have a free market?

REAL SLATER
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Lazeyjack (Lazeyjack)
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Username: Lazeyjack

Post Number: 15
Registered: 04-2012
Posted on Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 07:33 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

yes those would most probably be oak . Oak hates fresh water laying in it, rots it, that is why the ships had salt packed between plank layers, only in tropics does oak need copper sheathing, because the marine worms are into eat like fruitcake.
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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Post Number: 25
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 05:40 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

That steeple is about 150 years old original timbers underneath
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Lazeyjack (Lazeyjack)
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Username: Lazeyjack

Post Number: 14
Registered: 04-2012
Posted on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 08:29 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

nice, must have big timbers to hold that span and chord, must be tonnes on those
I can remember Northern Italy where they just pile flat rocks onto the roof, you see many caved in, would not be fun when a 15lb rock landed on your bed when asleep
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Old_school (Old_school)
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Username: Old_school

Post Number: 779
Registered: 01-2009
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 07:09 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Nice job on the hips. Very clean!
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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Username: Scottishslater

Post Number: 9
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 - 12:48 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

yeah thats me on the coke lol. Yeah we marking tail lines. They are random slate plus you get them to line up better using tail lines as its tails thats showing
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Old_school (Old_school)
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Username: Old_school

Post Number: 773
Registered: 01-2009
Posted on Monday, January 23, 2012 - 07:52 am:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Are you striking your lines on the slates as opposed to marking them all on the underlayment? It looks like a lot more mork to me. Is that you drinking the coke?
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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Username: Scottishslater

Post Number: 7
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 05:56 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

thanks very much am doing two round ones at moment ill post some pics, doing them in random scotch slates on the spire are a welsh slate there called port madoch there an attempt to copy scotch slate
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Old_school (Old_school)
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Username: Old_school

Post Number: 770
Registered: 01-2009
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 05:46 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

A very nice safe setup. I like the the way you back cut the slates around the vents too.
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Joe (Joe)
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Username: Joe

Post Number: 667
Registered: 07-2006
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 04:11 pm:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Nice!
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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Post Number: 6
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 09:50 am:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

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Scottishslater (Scottishslater)
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Post Number: 5
Registered: 01-2012
Posted on Sunday, January 22, 2012 - 09:48 am:   Edit Post Delete Post View Post/Check IP Print Post    Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only) Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

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