Progress on the new Moa's (May-June 2000.)
phone Jim Chapman or Danny Symons . The phone numbers are on the "Alford
Forest Moa Project 2000" page, and find out where to go and how to get
112K. Sandy Payne
welding up the leg of the Female Moa.
Seddon constructing the Female Moa.
spot welding the Male Moa.
111K. Ben Payne at
work on the Alford Forest Moa's.
114K. The Male Moa
is laid down to make welding the neck vertebrae easier.4/6/2000
123K. Sandy, Clive
and Ben working on the project-neck vertebrae.
111K. The pair of
Moa's having their first look at the outside world.
105K. The Female
Moa with the neck vertebrae welded on, and the feet partially finished.
121K. The Female
Moa with the neck and leg frames completed (8.6.00).
206K. The rear
view of Female Moa with the frame nearly completed.(8.6.00)
201K. Details of
the Male Moa's body and legs.(8.6.00)
204K. The front of
the Female Moa showing the neck and body details.(8.6.00)
of the Male head is ready for covering.(10.6.00)
Moa with head details.(10.6.00)
More Consruction Photo's. (6/7/00)
The female moa.(73K)
has just been hot dipped in a galvanizing solution of molten metal.
Shiny Female head.
Brilliant male moa
Feet of male moa.
Male moa in sparkling silver.(73K)
Alford Forest area photo's.
Moa Newspaper reports.
Working Bee 11/6/2000. Photo's of the volunteers working
on the Moa's.
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