April/May Golden-Week Holiday / "Neda"

2008-05-03 13:18






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Ushikoshi-san also brought along his laser leveller (no, not a weapon of mass destruction) to position the main floor joist ("Obiki") and mark the line along the concrete foundation wall for a row of anchor bolts for the side supports. Drilling out the bolt holes was dusty work, but hammering home the bolts themselves was hard labour (even with a lump hammer), after which fitting the joists ("neda") themselves seemed pretty easy.