Big natural forks

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  1. zwillie

    zwillie New Member

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    Hi,<br>in former times they trained trees to get forks for boatbuilding.<br>Maybe we should do the same.<br><br><a href="http://bertan.gipuzkoakultura.net/23/ing/13.php" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://bertan.gipuzkoakultura.net/23/ing/13.php</a><br><br>Zwiliie
     
  2. pipesmoker

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    i'm doin it with some eucalyptus trees here<br>i clipped em so they grow several forks<br>pics later
     

  3. Bert the Welder

    Bert the Welder New Member

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    I was thinking of this too. We have lots of Alder trees around here and they are quite rapid growers so would could be forced into a Y and I'd live to see it......
     
  4. pipesmoker

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    <table width="90%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="0" border="0" align="center">
    <tr><td><span class="genmed"><b>Bert the Welder wrote:</b></span></td></tr>
    <tr><td class="quote">I was thinking of this too. We have lots of Alder trees around here and they are quite rapid growers so would could be forced into a Y and I'd live to see it......</td></tr>
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    <span class="postbody"><br><br>all you need is patience....</span>
     
  5. Flipgun

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    <div>Follow the Indian method making war clubs, Put beer bottles in the fork of a branch and tie them together above it to make them grow round.</div><div class="clear"></div><div class="signature_div">
    <br>Failed perception is when you have a gun, I have a slingshot and you think you are the only one that is armed. <img src="http://illiweb.com/fa/i/smiles/icon_lol.gif" alt="Laughing" longdesc="7">
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