Primitive Technology: Water powered hammer (Monjolo)

The creek Hollow half log Sawing log with stone Breaking off untidy end Bipod of sticks and loya cane Water flows down spout Damming water Rudimentary water wheel After rain A fallen dead tree Making fire Scraping char away Log burned in half Burning other end Tidying end Chiseling trough Cutting handle for adze Chisel will form adze head Tying head on with bark fiber cordage (made in previous videos) Hot coals to burn trough deeper Chopping char away Clay stops wood burning away where it is wanted Hollow stem blowpipe Carving a pivot point Lining up holes Burning hole Circular breathing (avoids hyperventilation) Burn from other side Broke through This took 4 and a half hours Pivot point Carving mortice for hammer head Inserting hammer head Inserting axle Tripod of sticks and loya cane Putting hammer on axle Lashing axle with loya cane Hammer works when water fills trough out weighing the hammer end. The hammer lifts up and the water tips out causing the hammer to fall onto the anvil. Hammer makes 5 strikes a minute, or 7200 strikes a day without human effort A small stone (possibly sandstone) Carving a bowl into the anvil Old pottery shards Charcoal Water powered hammer (Monjolo)

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100 thoughts on “Primitive Technology: Water powered hammer (Monjolo)

  1. Принцип действия понятен, но производительность никакая. Руками быстрее

  2. I dunno if this one's worth it. You gotta spend like 5 minutes hauling whatever you want to crush out here, when you could have just hammered it yourself in 10 seconds.

  3. Annyone can tell me what stone i could use for making an Anvil like that? I want to crush stones for an experiment

  4. Овчинка выделки не стоит
    Задумка хорошая, но долгий эффект

  5. Oh so he doesn’t talk because he explains everything in the captions and the captions have just about every language, I see.

  6. 412.000 like, 12.000 dislike almış. Bu dislike veren parazitler, hayatları boyunca hicbir yararlı iş yapmamıştır büyük ihtimalle. Bu asalakların oranı; %5 civarında sanırım. Keşke bunları yok eden bir virüs olsa…

  7. Dei um deslike no vídeo, não por causa da matéria apresentada, que eu gosto muito, mas por falta de informação em alguns detalhes e legendas que nem dá tempo de ler…melhora isso porque é um bom vídeo .

  8. Парень- красава конечно! Такой выживет и семью вытянет где угодно! Лайк!

  9. А штаны то современные

  10. Можно было и не долбить, и не палить, а расщепить большой бамбук

  11. He seems to be enjoying life or came to conclusion to prepare for post WW III . Dont laugh at him. Ignore him at your own peril.

  12. His level of commitment never ceases to amaze me. 4 1/2 to put a hole through a log when a drill could have done the job in less than 10 mins and the process would have been a lot less painful

  13. А примитивная технология женщины есть? Как то же без бабы он обходится?

  14. Es en este punto en donde la herramienta pervierte su eficacia y se desliza peligrosamente al recinto del diseño insulso

  15. Это,выше самых высоких технологий,это то,о чём мы забыли! Это и есть, та самая, правда!

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