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Project by thedudeabides posted 02-07-2010 02:30 AM 1482 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The sauna is made from locally cut eastern white cedar, cleft slate flooring, and granite rocks from my backyard.





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BobCysyk

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#1 posted 02-07-2010 02:40 AM

This is quite impressive. What did you use as a heat/steam source. I love the wood and the say is is incorporated intoa window. Nice job!

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 02-07-2010 02:57 AM

After use do you go jump in the snow! Wonderful build. it looks great.

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CaptainSkully

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#3 posted 02-07-2010 03:27 AM

I think that would be a nice way to unwind after an evening of bowling with a few oat sodas. Careful man, there’s a beverage here…

-- You can't control the wind, but you can trim your sails

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woodchic

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#4 posted 02-07-2010 06:28 AM

Very Nice!

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Puupaja

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#5 posted 02-07-2010 07:30 AM

Nice job! I also like that you have big window there and real wooden bucket…electric stove is ok when it´s not regulated too hot but real stove is heated with wood

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#6 posted 02-07-2010 01:31 PM

I like the window. Ours is in the basement so we couldn’t have one. We also have the same heating unit I think. Works great and quick heat up too. You did a nice job, enjoy the winter.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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noknot

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#7 posted 02-07-2010 02:32 PM

Lookin good nice job Those arent real popular here in georgia we already have the same heat and humidity all summer

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RexMcKinnon

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#8 posted 02-08-2010 05:12 PM

Looks great. I would love one of those.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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millman

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#9 posted 02-08-2010 10:54 PM

Looks really nice. Do you have a condensation prob. with the window?

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thedudeabides

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#10 posted 02-09-2010 11:04 AM

So long as the window glass is single pane there shouldn’t be any condensation issues. Only with the gas-filled double panes would you get condensation. There is minimal heat loss through the window too, the big task is insulating the ceiling, which I’ve got over R100, at over 28 inches thick of insulation. Even at 200 degrees, the slate floor is still even too cold to touch with bare feet, which is something I wouldn’t have guessed.

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 02-09-2010 10:08 PM

it looks like it serve you for qeit a long time
congrat´s with it and have fun

Dennis

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