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[Cob] On Top of Tires also outgassing.Bill&Julie wkbjkb3 at mn.rr.com
Sun Sep 18 13:08:19 PDT 2005
Stem wall for cob,,, anyone ever hear of http://www.geopolymer.org/ According to these guys, Geopolymer is the stuff that the Pyramids were made from... I am still looking for a reciepe... Some of the mixes are low to no tech... So they say... If this is the wonder-stuff they say it is, it would be neat to cast your own limestone foundation.... rock - on bill *¿* ----- Original Message ----- From: "beno" <beno at web.vi> To: "Amanda Peck" <ap615 at hotmail.com>; <coblist at deatech.com> Sent: Sunday, September 18, 2005 11:54 AM Subject: Re: [Cob] On Top of Tires also outgassing. > Amanda Peck wrote: > > <snip> > > > Earthbags are mostly those poly bags, can be bought on a roll in > > various sizes. and get covered with something after the walls are > > up. Just like the tires. > > > > Consider earthbags. > > </snip> > I'm open to considering anything! I'm new <;-) > But what I'm concerned about, as I do my research, is water damage. I > need a material that doesn't wick (like cement does). Why would I cover > the dirtbags or tires, and with what? Cob? That will get destroyed by > water, right? I was thinking the tires would be exposed (pretty site, > isn't it?). > > > This is a good book. More information using this link, but > > > > www.dirtcheapbuilders.com > > Take a look at that URL. Something's wrong. Looks like it got pirated > for not paying their annual URL bill :( > Thanks. > beno > > > _______________________________________________ > Coblist mailing list > Coblist at deatech.com > http://www.deatech.com/mailman/listinfo/coblist >
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