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  • our beautiful rock, pulled from Williams Creek, where Billy Barker first staked his claim width:640;;height:424
  • Dave and I are very happy width:640;;height:424
  • making the plan for tying it down width:640;;height:424
  • starting to get the feel of things width:640;;height:424
  • working on the practice ropes width:640;;height:424
  • plastic tent pegs and yellow rope to work out the placement of the cables width:640;;height:424
  • a view of the rock in Paul Crawford and Julie Fowler's front yard in Wells width:640;;height:424
  • making sure the ties are where I want them width:640;;height:424
  • hole dug and rebar pounded in at odd angles...now to pour the cement width:318;;height:480
  • cement mixed with rocks from a gravel pit in Wells width:640;;height:424
  • pushing the cement down around the rebar width:318;;height:480
  • Dave mixing cement width:318;;height:480
  • lots and lots of cement width:640;;height:424
  • love the way the cable follows the groove of the rock width:318;;height:480
  • the cables are roughly in place width:640;;height:424
  • tightening the cables width:640;;height:424
  • really tightening that first cable width:640;;height:424
  • cutting the cable with an antique cable cutter and sledge width:319;;height:480
  • not quite tight enough width:640;;height:424
  • trying to tighten with some new hardware width:640;;height:424
  • 'but if we just did it this way' width:640;;height:424
  • eyelets in cement and tools of the trade width:640;;height:424
  • a two person job width:640;;height:424
  • stretch and clamp width:640;;height:424
  • Dave works out the perfect tightening solution width:318;;height:480
  • Zak approves width:318;;height:480
  • she's done and she's beautiful width:640;;height:424
  • me and the rock width:640;;height:424
  • and the rock was this big width:640;;height:424
  • me and the rock and Dave in silhouette width:640;;height:426
  • mission accomplished width:384;;height:480
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