Where is it good to buy scaffolding

Ideas, advice, tips, and tricks regarding shelter, shade, tents, and camping. Yes, this includes RV's too.

Where is it good to buy scaffolding

Postby Sage » Tue Jan 19, 2010 6:59 pm

Title says it all. I may not be at this years burn but for my prep of next year I want to start by designing a scaffold tower and thus need to know where everyone gets theirs. Thanks
Normality is just a standard that never can be reached therefore Nobody Is Normal.
User avatar
Sage
 
Posts: 15
Joined: Tue Jan 20, 2009 6:16 pm
Location: Chicago

Postby ibdave » Tue Jan 19, 2010 7:12 pm

Call United Rental in Reno. Depending on what you want they will rent and deliver it to your campsite.

http://www.ur.com/index.php/locator/sea ... AreasAll=Y

bla bla bla. I'm just the messenger. I don't work for them... bla bla blaaa :shock: :shock: :shock:
I was Born OK the 1st Time....

Don't bring defaultia to Burning Man, take Burning Man to defaultia...... graidawg
User avatar
ibdave
 
Posts: 3524
Joined: Mon Sep 01, 2003 4:09 pm
Burning Since: 1998

Postby Bob » Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:14 pm

A tower for *what*?

Be specific.
Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

"Let us say I suggest you may be human." -- Reverend Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam
User avatar
Bob
 
Posts: 6762
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2003 10:00 am
Location: San Francisco
Burning Since: 1986
Camp Name: Royaneh

Postby Sage » Tue Jan 19, 2010 9:37 pm

What I am thinking of is something like two seperate towers that are three stories each. These will serve as tents and camp. The towers will then be linked by a bridge with railings so nobody can fall off easily. Also I was thinking of more buying the scaffolding because there are other events that I go to that would be great for a camp like that.
Normality is just a standard that never can be reached therefore Nobody Is Normal.
User avatar
Sage
 
Posts: 15
Joined: Tue Jan 20, 2009 6:16 pm
Location: Chicago

Postby Bob » Wed Jan 20, 2010 12:22 pm

I'd suggest buying it locally so you can do a practice run on erecting & covering it, and so you can make sure you have all the parts needed before you get to the desert. And no doubt Chicago would cheaper than Reno.
Amazing desert structures & stuff: http://sites.google.com/site/potatotrap/

"Let us say I suggest you may be human." -- Reverend Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam
User avatar
Bob
 
Posts: 6762
Joined: Wed Sep 03, 2003 10:00 am
Location: San Francisco
Burning Since: 1986
Camp Name: Royaneh

Postby CapSmashy » Wed Jan 20, 2010 1:00 pm

I see it come up occasionally on Craigslist.
Playawaste Raiders cordially invites you to suck it.
User avatar
CapSmashy
 
Posts: 1919
Joined: Thu Sep 28, 2006 12:29 pm
Location: Awesome Camp 2.0
Burning Since: 2007
Camp Name: Terminal City://404 Village Not Found

Postby Elliot » Sat Jan 23, 2010 8:53 pm

:D
I was just about to say... Craigslist. Saw quite a bit of it on the Sacramento list recently. Watch for bent or mismatched parts. I have some frames of two different brands, and they are ALMOST interchangeable. :cry:

Always install ALL the locking pins. Gravity is NOT enough to keep it together.

Have fun!
:D
Elliot's Naked Bicycle Service & Piano Bar - a 2015 BRC Theme Camp

http://www.elliotsbikes.org

---------------Bike come unglued? Take it to the nude dude!---------------


Image
User avatar
Elliot
 
Posts: 6367
Joined: Sun Dec 18, 2005 9:41 pm
Location: Clearlake, Northern California
Burning Since: 2006
Camp Name: Elliot’s Bicycle Service


Return to Shelter & Camping

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests