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Slipform Stone Walls

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby mtngun » Mon Jul 16, 2012 7:50 pm

Finally back to working on the stone walls, this time the exterior.

The usual routine -- left side is rough slipform wall, right side has wet mortar packed into joints.
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After the mortar is partially dry but still weak, a wire brush removes the excess mortar from the stones.

Left side is rough slipform, right side has finished joints.
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Much more to do.

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby mtngun » Wed Aug 01, 2012 6:30 pm

I finally finished pointing the stone walls. It only took me 6 years to complete that. :D

Another small project was to rehang the front door. The 16" thick walls present some special challenges for doors. I'd originally hung the door in the middle of the wall, for thermal reasons, but that created a pinch point for pets as the door closed, trapping them between the door and the doorframe. It was pretty hard on pets. :(

So I re-hung the door flush with the interior wall, and re-trimmed it.

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Next major project is thoroughly chinking the exterior of the cordwood walls. I'm still experimenting with different ways of doing it, but will post pictures after I settle on a preferred technique.

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby db71 » Sun Oct 13, 2013 11:56 am

I am on a very small budget but I have land with lots of rocks in se oklahoma. Due to our economy we are planning to build there and sell our current home in texas. Any info on this type of building design is greatly appreciated. What are the insulating material options? What is most cost effective?

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby db71 » Sun Oct 13, 2013 12:46 pm

[img][IMG]http://i809.photobucket.com/albums/zz13/ol_man_dave/20130823_174126_zps87b739ce.jpg[/img][/img]

That is my drive in to give an idea of the terrain.

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby db71 » Sun Oct 13, 2013 12:47 pm

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby db71 » Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:25 pm

Thanks for the info. We arent in a state of financial duress. But times are tighter than we like. Our youngest wil be in college next year and her brother started this year. With my job location isnt a major issue (I already teach in 5 states as it is). With that said we dont "have to move right away and when we do it will be our last time. Right now we are looking for someone to drill a water well. But so far no one likes theidea of our "road" . We live 4.5 hours away so time is the biggest issue. Although often I work only 4 days a week. Right now we are looking for options. But we like the option of doing it with primarily materials from the land.

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Re: Slipform Stone Walls

Postby db71 » Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:28 pm

Would not dressing the mortar b3 a problem structurally? I actually like the rough look.

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