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Primitive Technology: Adobe wall (dry stacked)

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Primitive Technology: Adobe wall (dry stacked) - Building an adobe wall from scratch.
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I made clay bricks, air dried them and then built a dry stacked (no mortar) wall from those bricks. Brick making is a time consuming process. To amass enough bricks for a large scale firing will take a long time to do. In the previous hut (that burnt down) bricks were stored inside the hut out of the rain to dry before firing. This took up considerable space within the hut. So with this hut, bricks were stored under the eves of the hut forming a temporary wall around the work space. Clay was taken from a pit and carried to the hut site. The clay was mixed with water in a pit. The ceramic brick mold (made of fired clay in a previous video) was soaked in water and wood ash to make it slippery so that the clay would slide out easily. Bricks were then formed on the floor of half the hut. When the bricks had dried enough they were then stacked under the eaves to form a growing wall. I'll continue making clay bricks and when an opportunity rises, I will take them out and fire them, upgrading them from adobe bricks to fired clay bricks. These will in theory be used in a permanent hut constructed from bricks and mortar.
About Primitive Technology:
Primitive technology is a hobby where you build things in the wild completely from scratch using no modern tools or materials. These are the strict rules: If you want a fire, use a fire stick - An axe, pick up a stone and shape it - A hut, build one from trees, mud, rocks etc. The challenge is seeing how far you can go without utilizing modern technology. I do not live in the wild, but enjoy building shelter, tools, and more, only utilizing natural materials. To find specific videos, visit my playlist tab for building videos focused on pyrotechnology, shelter, weapons, food & agriculture, tools & machines, and weaving & fiber.


  1. Primitive Cooking Show

    Primitive Cooking Show

    13 timer siden

    It’s looks so peaceful

  2. Bourak


    17 timer siden

    who also tried to count how many blocks he made

  3. Daniel.S


    Dag siden

    Now that's luxury...

  4. Leonard Frankel

    Leonard Frankel

    2 dager siden

    I wonder if he'll ever put it all together and make the Ultimate Hut. Fired clay bricks held together with wood ash mortar and a tiled roof. Rainproof, bugproof and nearly fireproof

  5. Jon Rob

    Jon Rob

    2 dager siden

    Whats even the functional purpose of the wall anyway? I dont get it, sure its pretty, but why?

  6. Hooked psycho 08

    Hooked psycho 08

    3 dager siden

    How much is your electric bill

  7. KING shannel

    KING shannel

    5 dager siden


  8. Drew Coleman

    Drew Coleman

    10 dager siden

    Builds new hut, lights a fire in it

  9. Сергей Борзаковский

    Сергей Борзаковский

    15 dager siden

    Ничего полезного эта стена не несёт. Только лишняя трата энергии и времени!

  10. TheGrandImperialist


    22 dager siden

    Have you tried terrafirmacraft?

  11. ТиОрЕтИк 54

    ТиОрЕтИк 54

    24 dager siden

    Очень круто

  12. srgio1995


    26 dager siden

    Bro finish!

  13. Bryan McCarry

    Bryan McCarry

    27 dager siden

    Jeff Probst put this man on Survivor

  14. bwady y

    bwady y

    27 dager siden

    If Minecraft was real life

  15. Toe ofawesome

    Toe ofawesome

    28 dager siden

    where is the pool?

  16. Rob Sanx

    Rob Sanx

    28 dager siden

    I'm missing the youtube play button hanging on the wall.

  17. Lester Honori

    Lester Honori

    29 dager siden

    Its gonna be weird if scientist discover his sites 1000 yrs from now.. Who would thought 20th century has still people living in stone age

  18. E Campbell

    E Campbell

    Måned siden

    Is this land that he owns? Does anyone know where it's located, roughly? I'm just curious where this environment would fit.

    • courther


      3 dager siden

      Yes, he owns the land.

    • Trewnlay


      11 dager siden

      He lives in Australia

  19. King Mo_Z

    King Mo_Z

    Måned siden

    Where is this forest

    • courther


      3 dager siden

      Australia where the world's 10 most venomous creatures on earth live. Look, no shoes.

  20. Caleb M. F

    Caleb M. F

    Måned siden

    Wonder if he'll talk to me If i buy his book 🤔

  21. Anggit PW

    Anggit PW

    Måned siden

    Me preparing the WW3

  22. Paige Oliver

    Paige Oliver

    Måned siden

    How long did the walls take to complete?

  23. 곰돌슨


    Måned siden

    To this day, I thought adobe is a proper noun(the company Adobe), not a regular English vocabulary. So, it's a name of a clay kind used to build bricks?

  24. DynaMike


    Måned siden

    No mortar?

  25. 2바이오


    Måned siden


  26. Chim DoeunTutorial

    Chim DoeunTutorial

    Måned siden

    Hi Very good Video yes I like

  27. Perpetual Student

    Perpetual Student

    Måned siden

    I bought your book, it's blank.

  28. Dreaming King

    Dreaming King

    Måned siden

    알 수 없는 알고리즘의 여정 끝에 이곳에 당도한것을 환영하네 한국인이여.

  29. Luke Boswell

    Luke Boswell

    Måned siden

    Pleeeaaasseee make a steam engine like if u agree

  30. DSalainti


    Måned siden

    this guy plays minecraft in real life 😂

  31. DSalainti


    Måned siden

    this guy plays minecraft in real life 😂

  32. DSalainti


    Måned siden

    this guy plays minecraft in real life 😂

  33. Kenan Eyvazov

    Kenan Eyvazov

    Måned siden

    Azerbaycandan baxanlar

  34. That Random Guy 654

    That Random Guy 654

    Måned siden

    Why not use dry straw in the brick as filler

  35. DarkRevenge7


    Måned siden

    how does this guy edit on a computer and not a tree ?

  36. Krumpghost


    2 måneder siden

    i believe this guy can fight a bear

  37. GamingWithTwIxe


    2 måneder siden

    4:28 *Slaps clay* Yknow how many fucking things I've done with this bad boy

  38. GamingWithTwIxe


    2 måneder siden

    No one Not a single soul. This guy - *Clay*

  39. André_ _bb

    André_ _bb

    2 måneder siden

    Algum brasileiro?!

  40. Merle ‘s

    Merle ‘s

    2 måneder siden

    wann hast du geburtstag?

  41. A Bunch of Drawings ._.

    A Bunch of Drawings ._.

    2 måneder siden

    I remember back in the day when i thought he lived in the forest and found a camera and then started filming himself doing stuff

  42. Dkfl Dkfljd

    Dkfl Dkfljd

    2 måneder siden

    another brick in the wall

  43. Vitas Sadvit

    Vitas Sadvit

    2 måneder siden

    не могу остановить просмотр.

  44. frosti undead

    frosti undead

    2 måneder siden

    How can this man get a dislike? Only very stupid people can do it.

  45. Flameoguy


    2 måneder siden

    Was a little disappointed that he didn't stack the wall all the way up. Gotta make it cozy!

  46. JumpingSpooder


    2 måneder siden

    those who dislike are people who think "Clean" exists

  47. Manoj Kumar

    Manoj Kumar

    2 måneder siden

    The way you move about and work resembles what Indians in rural areas live..

  48. TooManyHobbies


    2 måneder siden

    Brick house next with primitive mortar and fired bricks

  49. Claudi M.

    Claudi M.

    2 måneder siden

    If you put some light in it, it becomes an Adobe Lightroom

  50. Admiral UFOnaut

    Admiral UFOnaut

    2 måneder siden

    мечта анприма

  51. Хо зяин

    Хо зяин

    2 måneder siden

    Бляди, опять ни одного комментарии на русском?

  52. Yeti Playzz

    Yeti Playzz

    2 måneder siden

    Wearing the same shorts for over 4 years😎

  53. Dillion Edwards

    Dillion Edwards

    2 måneder siden

    I really like your videos man but...where on this planet of ours are you

    • M1SSION101 • 12 years ago

      M1SSION101 • 12 years ago

      Måned siden

      Dillion Edwards he’s in Australia, in far North Queensland (a state in the north east)

  54. TheSwissyNinja


    2 måneder siden

    The amount of work he puts into his videos is honestly very astonishing.

  55. ScrNocks


    2 måneder siden

    I believe these are real since it takes y’all a month I can wait til the primitive building game comes out

  56. Alex Jay Sevilla

    Alex Jay Sevilla

    2 måneder siden

    This is Senku before he discovered depetrification.

  57. Everything's Alright

    Everything's Alright

    2 måneder siden

    He must make a pretty penny from youtube since his channel is family friendly, educational, and has no swears

  58. محمد أحمد

    محمد أحمد

    2 måneder siden


  59. محمد أحمد

    محمد أحمد

    2 måneder siden


  60. TheIhplodur


    2 måneder siden

    Anyone else saw the little bird footprints at one of the bricks?