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02-24-2016 04:15 PM

I hope this works !
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#1 posted 02-24-2016 05:13 PM

Wow! That is really incredible! It looks like you tried to post a photo, and it didn’t work ( got an [x] ) but the link worked.

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#2 posted 02-24-2016 05:16 PM

That’s really cool but at $25k I’ll pass.

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#3 posted 02-24-2016 06:08 PM

That is amazing Joe. Would even be a great idea for storage sheds.

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#4 posted 02-24-2016 06:30 PM

Amazing, I wonder if it would be strong enough to be moved around if needed.

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#5 posted 02-24-2016 06:59 PM

Ditto what Connie said

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#6 posted 02-24-2016 07:07 PM

I think it would work great as stated, in areas where aid was required. If the price is $25K or even close a shed would cost a fraction of that to construct with traditional methods.

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#7 posted 02-24-2016 07:27 PM

Well, yes a shed would be cheaper, but we are looking at CONCRETE here ! The use for emergency buildings is fantastic ! AND build a damned shed fit for human emergency habitation or a hospital ward ? Without a foundation and the heat properties ? This is marvelous ! A mash unit in 30 minutes ! Shelters for immigrants from war zones !

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#8 posted 02-24-2016 08:12 PM

Great idea but I would think keep a spare blower around if that died you’d have a real mess on your hands me thinks.

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#9 posted 02-25-2016 03:02 AM


Great idea but I would think keep a spare blower around if that died you d have a real mess on your hands me thinks.

- htl

Indeed, my luck both would be to have two brand new ones and both die. LOL

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#10 posted 02-25-2016 03:09 AM

Here is the original article and video
http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/i-didnt-know-that/idkt-concrete-canvas-building

One other thing, notice the floor is very wrinkled, there would be no way to fix that and you’d have to build a new floor on top of it.

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