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Brandon

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872 days ago

I thought some LJs might appreciate this fascinating video about building a viking ship.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQ3u0jjWCkc&sns=fb

-- "hold fast to that which is good"


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empeg9000

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#1 posted 872 days ago

That’s pretty cool.

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#2 posted 872 days ago

Wow, thats amazing. Crazy how each joint is waterproofed with Tar and Hemp.

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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#3 posted 871 days ago

Thanks for that one.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#4 posted 871 days ago

Great video. Those folks are really talented. Thanks for posting it.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#5 posted 871 days ago

That is amazing! Really cool to watch something like that come together. Thanks for posting this.

-- You have not really lived until you do something for someone who can never repay you.

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benchbuilder

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#6 posted 870 days ago

The clinch nailing on this ship is just plain WOW. Makes you wonder how long it took them to build one of these and how difficult it must have been a few hundred years ago without the power tools we use today.. Now thoes guys were shipwrights/woodworkers!!!

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#7 posted 870 days ago

Great video! Thanks for sharing.

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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#8 posted 870 days ago

Very interesting. Thanks for posting this. Hopefully there will be another video available when the ship is finished in June.

-- Stuart

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#9 posted 870 days ago

What a fascinating video!

Thanks for sharing.

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