Old 09-27-2010, 07:05 PM
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Marlton, NJ
Posts: 48
Default Greetings from South Jersey

I love to cook and have always wanted a wood fired oven. I found a treasure trove of old bricks on Craigslist and figured now's the time. The picture below is about 2/3, still need to pick up the rest. My helpers were key in stacking them all

I've put the word out to all my friends, looking for various materials. So far have all the cinder block for the stand, concrete mesh, some flue liner and all the rebar I need.

Bonus,...just found a brand new 3.5 cubic foot cement mixer for $150, that arrives in two days. Once I get that I can start in earnest. The plan is to pour the pad this Sunday and build the stand the weekend after.
Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2010, 11:57 AM
woods witch's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: southeastern pennsylvania
Posts: 46
Default Re: Greetings from South Jersey

congratulations on your decision! We gathered material for a good 2 years and are very glad we did. Almost 70% of our finished oven includes salvaged and recycled materials. We also made quite a few calls for the firebrick and found out that in our area the prices can differ up to 25 cents per brick so do your homework! Good luck!
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
South Florida Firewood tony boca Firing Your Oven 16 09-12-2012 12:33 AM
Fire Brick in either New Jersey or NY Iyor Finding Building Materials 3 06-03-2010 01:28 PM
Help! Moist Wood In South Florida! tom di Brick Oven Photos 2 01-24-2009 11:59 AM
Firebrick Source in NW South Carolina mpholland Pompeii Oven Construction 2 12-15-2008 05:03 PM
Caputo Flour and New Jersey NewJerseyCricket Pizza 6 05-29-2008 08:07 AM

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
2006/10 Forno Bravo, LLC