Category Archives: Permaculture

Permaculture and natural farming

Journal of 2014/04/11

I spent yesterday to build this metal table top for the mini table saw kit. It was an indeed upgrade. Now I can cut small piece of metal or wood below 1 mm precision. The hole of metal table is … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/04/05

Friday and Saturday work I finished applying water proof layer on the pond. Apparently one or two birds occupied the old mailbox lately. I made another mailbox and moved old mailbox behind the fence to provide safer environment for the … Continue reading

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A bird built a nest in the mailbox.

I found it out few days ago. It looks like a Great Tit built a nest in the mailbox lately. I’ll build another mailbox. Wild birds are opportunists. Why didn’t I think about it?

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Journal of 2014/3/18 to 2014/3/23

Pond construction 2014/3/18 2014/3/19 2014/3/21 2014/3/22 2014/3/23 New earth bag One year old earth bag exposed to elements. It’s almost destroyed. Plastic bag made out of cheap material needs to be protected.

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Journal of 2014/3/16

The table saw conversion kit worked out. Minor issue I found is that the plywood and wood bar develops little friction which causes rough cut sometimes. I might build or buy a metal plate and bar to fix this issue. … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/3/11

These three photos taken last saturday 2014/3/15. 2014/03/02 Dome assembly from 2014/3/10 to 2014/3/11 Bending struts 2014:03:10 14:03:03, f/5.6, 0.025(1/40), ISO 200 Assembly began 2014:03:10 15:49:03, f/5.6, 0.025(1/40), ISO 200 End of the day 2014:03:10 23:52:14, f/5.6, 0.050(1/20), ISO 200 … Continue reading

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Journal of 2014/03/01

I started building a frequency three, radius 20 cm, 5/8 icosahedron dome. It would be the second geodesic dome model before making a real size dome. I used Geodome program to calculate the dome specs. 210 struts total, 3 different … Continue reading

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