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Forum topic by Brandon posted 04-11-2012 07:44 PM 1055 views 1 time favorited 9 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Brandon

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04-11-2012 07:44 PM

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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#1 posted 04-11-2012 08:00 PM

That’s pretty cool.

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#2 posted 04-11-2012 08:05 PM

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 04-12-2012 05:44 PM

Thanks for that one.

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

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#4 posted 04-12-2012 06:08 PM

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

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#5 posted 04-13-2012 01:43 AM

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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#6 posted 04-13-2012 12:27 PM

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 04-13-2012 12:37 PM

Great video! Thanks for sharing.

-- - Eric Indianapolis, IN

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#8 posted 04-13-2012 01:18 PM

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 04-13-2012 01:37 PM

What a fascinating video!

Thanks for sharing.

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