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Photo Galleries are back! Instructions below.

Dear forum users,
Thank you for your patience with the Photo galleries. We've got your galleries online!
We have finished writing a custom script to migrate the PhotoPlog to vBulletin5’s albums.

Unfortunately V-Bulletin killed the "Photoplogs" in their software upgrade which was unforeseen and we're the first development group to have written a script for getting the galleries back... that said, it took some time to reverse engineer the code and get the albums to move over seamlessly!

Forum users will be able to access their “PhotoPlog” images through their user profile page by clicking on the “Media” tab.
They will also be able to browse other albums by going to the albums page. (On the forum site, there is a link in the black bar beside “Forums” to the albums.)

In order for users to create an album please follow the steps below.
1) Go to user profile page and click “Media”
2) Click Add Photos
3) Enter Photo Gallery Title in the first field
4) Click Upload or Select from Photo Album to add photos
5) Click Post
6) Once posted, the album will be created as a “Topic” on the albums page for the public to see. The topic title will be the “Photo Gallery Title” they created before uploading their photos.


To create this migration path we used vBulletin5’s default album structure. Unfortunately, it won’t work like the “PhotoPlog” but is an album/gallery component on the forum now.
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  • See Through Crack

    While curing my oven I have gotten a crack that is large enough that if you look very closely through you can see the flames on the inside. I should I attempt to back fill with extremly wet mortar, before moving forward??

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    Re: See Through Crack

    I think you should, but lets see what others have done.

    If you stuff mortar in it from the outside, then maybe make it a bit thicker over it from the outside, it will fill it but it will crack again, however, it will be a hairline crack that wont matter. We all (mostly) get hairline cracks but once you cover with insulation, it has no effect on your oven working any differently than if it never cracked.

    Once you put your insulation blanket on or perlcrete (or whatever) smoke or heat doesn't escape. You will just be reminded of it every time you get to pizza temps and your dome "clears" and you see the crack from the inside (like I am, with mine )

    Others have used gasket cement to good success for their cracks too.

    Good luck, Dino
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    • #3
      Re: See Through Crack

      Thanks for the quick reply. The gasket cement would be a good idea a little more flexible.

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