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Casting an ant colony.

Post in 'The Inglenook' started by Adios Pantalones, Oct 8, 2013.

  1. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    You might be surprised

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  2. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    Jags Moderate Moderator Staff Member

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    Man - that is one surefire way to tick off a bunch of ants.;em

    Amazing that they are that large with only one route in/out.
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  4. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    It looked like several entrances for that really big one. Weird tunnels running off and out
  5. Jags

    Jags Moderate Moderator Staff Member

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    Yeah - I see that now. I guess I was too drawn to the enormity of the colony.
  6. Joful

    Joful Minister of Fire

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    !!! Where's my can of gasoline?
  7. Delta-T

    Delta-T Minister of Fire

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    is like Los Angeles for ants....sorta starts just north of San Diego and goess all the way to North Ridge...urban sprawl...in 3D.
  8. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    They claim that was the ant-scale equivalent of the Great Wall of China
  9. Badfish740

    Badfish740 Minister of Fire

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    WOW. AP-how do you suppose that portable furnace works? All I saw was a lined can? Where the heck is the fuel source, etc...plus there must be some kind of blower?
  10. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    I need to go back and watch- but I suspect gas burners
  11. Delta-T

    Delta-T Minister of Fire

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    looked like he was dropping chunks of coal in it. I saw the hole in the lower rim for what I assume would be for the blower.
  12. Adios Pantalones

    Adios Pantalones Minister of Fire

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    Yup- actually looked like coal

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