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The next Cuban gristle crisis: US Navy warship powered by beef fat

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Re: Alternative fuels - oak trees, mandatory reference...

the problem of course is finding enough men skilled in the work of shaping the timbers and jointing and erecting them correctly. Not a very common practice nowadays

They should come to Tasmania then. There's a very nice wooden boat building school not five minutes drive from where I'm sitting.

http://australianwoodenboatschool.com.au/

I imagine I'll be having breakfast next door tomorrow morning at the Living Boat Trust

http://lbt.rforster.org/

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