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Why not use regular ol wood joining? I saw a bit of it with the first wofati. Why not use wood joining methods to do away with the costly metal pins.
Sorry if i missed the reason already this wasnt in use yet.
I am sure if no one there knows how to that someone could be found to come help and teach people.
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We had some cold weather come through. It made drilling holes in logs extra tough.

For a while I thought the ground would warm up again, enough that we might still squeeze this in this year, but yesterday I made the call to bottle the project up and wait until march/april to finish.

Here are folks building fires so that the ground can be heated enough to dig through.

Here is Mike chipping through the cold, cold ground:

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I took a walk into the hibernating beast...
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