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GSBN:cd rom



About that CD-ROM...when will those of us who ordered it in DK be receiving
it?

Happy New Year!

Rikki Nitzkin
Aul?s, Lleida, Espa?a
rikkinitzkin@...
(0034)657 33 51 62 
www.casasdepaja.com (Red de Construcci?n con Balas de Paja)
 
> -----Mensaje original-----
> De: GSBN [<a  target="_blank" href="mailto:GSBN@...";>mailto:GSBN@...] En nombre de Catherine Wanek
> Enviado el: lunes, 08 de enero de 2007 7:33
> Para: GSBN
> Asunto: Re: GSBN:SB Fire fighting
> 
> Thanks, Tom --  I found the article you mention in TLS#14, page
> 43.  I scoured the new CD-ROM of the first ten years of TLS for this
> info, and found about a dozen references to SB fires and fire
> testing.  I recommend the CD to everyone in the GSBN -- to order
> contact Joyce Coppinger jc10508@...
> 
> -Catherine
> 
> At 01:25 PM 1/6/2007, you wrote:
> >Hello all - And also a Happy New Year...
> >
> >The first issue of TLS I edited/managed (in the good ol' days of
> >1996...) had an article by my friend Richard Hofmeister about the
> >tragic fire that burned his straw-bale student shelter that he had
> >built at Taliesin West.  Together, we did a "forensic" visit to the
> >site after the fire, took a whole bunch of photos of the wreckage.
> >He then did research into what caused the fire, how the fire
> >department responded, and what was learned from the experience by
> >everyone, and wrote a quite nice piece about building to prevent
> >fires and ideas about trying to put them out.
> >
> >The article (I think it was in TLS Issue #13, or #14...) was
> >relatively thorough, Catherine, but I'm sure Richard would be glad to
> >fill in any gaps if you wanted to contact him.  Here's his current
> >email contact at his architecture firm in LA...
> >
> >richard@...
> >
> >Best wishes to everyone for the new year,
> >Tom Hahn
> >
> >
> >>Happy 2007!
> >>
> >>Since there are a number of strawbale homes in our area, our local
> >>volunteer fire department has expressed an interest in training the
> >>members in how to fight a fire in a bale house.
> >>
> >>I am currently compiling all of the TLS stories about fire for
> >>background information.
> >>
> >>Does anyone know if there is already a fire department that has
> >>established a protocol for fighting strawbale fires?  If not, can you
> >>offer suggestions in this regard?
> >>
> >>Thank you in advance.
> >>
> >>Best Regards,
> >>
> >>Catherine Wanek
> >>Natural Building Resources
> >>www.StrawbaleCentral.com
> >>505-895-3389 / 800-676-5622
> >>cat@...
> >>
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