Hybrid Car – More Fun with Less Gas

Straw Bale Houses - Page 5

register ::  Login Password  :: Lost Password?
Posted by Malcolm \"Mal\" Reynolds on January 9, 2009, 6:59 am
 
216.196.97.131:


Mexico City?

Posted by wmbjkREMOVE on January 3, 2009, 2:44 pm
 
On Sat, 3 Jan 2009 00:06:29 +0000 (UTC), "Malcolm \"Mal\" Reynolds"


Haven't heard of that, but for anyone who wants to learn about
building paper houses, Google "papercrete". Here's one site with lots
of info http://www.papercrete.com/ . Cheap if labor-intensive. Can be
poured into logs or bricks, or even sprayed or slip-formed. Often
mixed in low-cost tow-mixers. Here are some photos of one I built out
of mostly recycled stuff for a friend.
http://www.citlink.net/~wmbjk/papercretemixer.htm   It's more deluxe
:-) than most. The whole concept is generally KIS in the extreme.

Wayne

Posted by Larry Caldwell on January 3, 2009, 6:01 pm
 wmbjkREMOVE@citlink.net (wmbjkREMOVE@citlink.net) says...

That must be a really old site that is not being maintained any more.  I
tried half a dozen links, and none of them produced the referenced
articles.  I even tried site searches at the parent site, and none of
them found anything on papercrete.  

There is a good link at

http://www.greenhomebuilding.com/papercrete.htm
 

--
For email, replace firstnamelastinitial
with my first name and last initial.

This Thread
Bookmark this thread:
 
 
 
 
 
 
  •  
  • Subject
  • Author
  • Date
| ---> Re: Straw Bale Houses Malcolm \"Mal\"...01-03-2009
please rate this thread