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New Giant Volcano prop for my annual Tiki makeover
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Joined: Feb 27, 2008
Posts: 12
From: Powell, OH
Posted: 2014-02-08 3:57 pm   Permalink

Hey folks!

I wanted to share with and get feedback from those who know on my new volcano prop for this year's iteration of my Tiki bar makeover.
I've never seen a large working volcano around (but I'm an ignoramus) and wanted to make one. My original inspiration was the lava wall at Columbus's Grass Skirt, but in working it out, I thought I'd try a whole volcano.
I'll link
my You Tube video of the installation here (because I can't figure how to embed it, sorry), and if you want to read more, you can read my laboriously exhaustive post with lost of construction pictures at my blog.

The nice thing about it is that I can store it for the months that I'm doing other kinds of drinks. But I am glad to be back in Tiki mode.

Thanks in advance for opinions!

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nui 'umi 'umi
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Joined: Feb 21, 2011
Posts: 2594
From: La Mirada Atoll
Posted: 2014-02-08 4:12 pm   Permalink

That is beyond awesome!!
Ive been kicking around that Idea for a while but just did not know where to start.
You are truly an inspiration.I hope mine comes out half as good as yours,

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Joined: Nov 23, 2006
Posts: 6161
From: Sun City Lincoln Hills (NorCal)
Posted: 2014-02-08 4:43 pm   Permalink

Wow...that is fabulous. Great video too...made me want a cocktail right away.

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Joined: May 07, 2012
Posts: 805
From: The base of the Volcano
Posted: 2014-02-08 9:00 pm   Permalink

Very well done. I like the lighted lava with fog.

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forgotten tikiman

Joined: Aug 18, 2011
Posts: 0
Posted: 2014-02-08 11:23 pm   Permalink

I need a volcano in my Tiki room.

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