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  • Ryan's 42

    Here are some photos. My wife finally let me borrow the camera. Daylight savings means it is dark at 4:45pm here! I will take more photos on Saturday. Next time I do this I will buy a dome from Forno Bravo for sure. This has been harder than anticipated. I was able to work on the oven in the dark for 2 hours until all the dogs in the neighborhood started barking when I would fire up the saw for some cuts!

    Thanks,

    Ryan
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  • #2
    Re: Ryan's 42

    Looking good!
    Oven Progress
    Bread Photos
    Oven Stand Thread

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    • #3
      Re: Ryan's 42

      Next time I do this I will buy a dome from Forno Bravo for sure.

      I totally understand!!!!!!!!!

      Les...
      Check out my pictures here:
      http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/les-build-4207.html

      If at first you don't succeed... Skydiving isn't for you.

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      • #4
        Re: Ryan's 42

        Looks good Ryan.

        Do you have any pictures specific to how you handled the work with the angle iron at the oven door. I'm planning to do a post in the tips/techniques forum so that others can see several different examples of how to attack this situation.
        George
        GJBingham
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        Everyone makes mistakes. The trick is to make mistakes when nobody is looking.

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        • #5
          Re: Ryan's 42

          Hi Ryan,

          You're right about at that point where you do start wondering what you got yourself into but it's looking good and you WILL reach the end - hang in there!

          Sarah

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          • #6
            Re: Ryan's 42

            Thanks Sarah.

            Les,

            I will look for some photos to show how I linked the angle iron. I will take some close ups as well.

            Thanks,

            Ryan

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            • #7
              Re: Ryan's 42

              Ryan, Keep thinking "Pride of authorship" or constructionship....
              Drake
              My Oven Thread:
              http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/d...-oven-633.html

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              • #8
                Re: Ryan's 42

                Thanks Drew. I thought that all day yesterday as I worked onthe oven from 8am to 4pm until I ran out of Heat Stop. As the dome gets closer and closer to completion I get more and more excited. I am casting the vent this coming week. I heard that if you put steel needles in the castable it helps to prevent cracking. Have you heard of this?

                Thanks,

                Ryan

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                • #9
                  Re: Ryan's 42

                  I didn't hear that about the steel needles. My recently casted vent is cracking.
                  George
                  GJBingham
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                  Everyone makes mistakes. The trick is to make mistakes when nobody is looking.

                  -

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                  • #10
                    Re: Ryan's 42

                    You get the stainless steel needles from the same place you got the refractory material. I've not used them myself, but I'm told they are called needles for a reason - be careful.
                    My geodesic oven project: part 1, part 2

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                    • #11
                      Ryan's 42

                      I finished the dome tonight! We had an unusual heat surge to 76 today so I came home early from work and finished the dome! I will add photos tomorrow.

                      Thanks,

                      Ryan

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                      • #12
                        Re: Ryan's 42

                        Well congradulations are in order. Let me be the first. Woo Hooo!

                        dusty

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                        • #13
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                          Nice going! Can't wait for the pictures.
                          Ken H. - Kentucky
                          42" Pompeii

                          Pompeii Oven Construction Video Updated!

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                          • #14
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                            Nice work Ryan, Just in time...it is supposed to snow tonight...

                            Drake
                            My Oven Thread:
                            http://www.fornobravo.com/forum/f8/d...-oven-633.html

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                            • #15
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                              looking forward to the pics!
                              Steve Kennemer
                              Austin, TX

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