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Offline markfroble

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Oven Build Video
« on: August 12, 2013, 04:42:21 AM »
What do you guys think??

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=awY_9PRthD8

I'm not sure about the tear-drop shape.

Anyone know how much they cost?


Offline stonecutter

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Re: Oven Build Video
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2013, 04:53:22 PM »
That is a Quebec Bread Oven..or built to look like one. The shape favors bread baking but will work for anything.
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Offline Tscarborough

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Re: Oven Build Video
« Reply #2 on: August 13, 2013, 11:31:57 PM »
I think his mortar is too wet and he spends entirely too much time on each brick.  Hard to make a living at that pace.  The shape, as noted, is Quebecois, but not unsuitable for pizza.