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Wed, Dec 15



Rammed Earth - V&L

Join us in this Rammed Earth Volunteer & Learn opportunity, have some fun and make some friends.

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Rammed Earth - V&L
Rammed Earth - V&L

Time & Location

Dec 15, 2021, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tucson, N Cardi Ave, Tucson, AZ 85716, USA


About the event

Rammed Earth we have been wating for all year!  Steve & Maud Grater are building a much needed yard wall with Rammed Earth & Gabion (metal mesh & rock) sections and need your help.   Join us in building this most complicated RE build.  It includes a curved wall, a vertical curve, 4 colors, roto tiller mixing, pneumatic tamping, symons forms, custom curved metal forms, etc.  At leaast it is close to home at Ft. Lowell & Countyr Club.  

8am - Morning Stretch w/ the Happy Tampers

8:30am - First mix

9am - 12pm - Mix & Tamp 

12pm-12:30pm Lunch

12:30pm- 4pm - Mix & Tamp. water provided throughout the day.

This is a Volunteer & Learn opportunity which is a tuition free program offering.  V&L programs are a hands on experiance without much time for question & answer.  Progress must be made each day which leaves little time to answer all of everyones questions.  Lunch time may provide some time for Q&A.  If you would like a more comprehensive experience please consider our workshop offerings.  Our workshops are tuition based and will get far into the twigs of the subject.

Instructors:  Ray Clamons of NBW leads this session.  With support from Jake Ginsburg of Aquagreen Go Urban Farm, Owner, Steve & Maud Grater and the NBW crew.

Upon arival please find a reasonable place to park and join the group.  Lunch and beverages will be provided.

Projects include: 

Rammed Earth mixing & Tamping


  • Happy tamper

    Volunteer & Learn




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