Author Archives: Sara Cannon

The Trojan Update: July 2011

Hi Everyone! Progress was going well on the crane then haulted so that I could work on some pieces for another show that I was in at Beta Pictoris Gallery. It went well, and I’m starting to make more plans … Continue reading

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Soft Opening for the Trojan Crane at Paint The Town Red

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Process

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Re-vamped Donate Link

Some people have been having difficulties with the paypal donate gateway. If you want to contribute to the crane project and have had problems, try the links below: Donate Here Via This Link or via the button below: Thank You … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Crane Raising is like an Amish Barn Raising

thanks to these kids: as well as Dan Gavin & David Carrigan! ūüôā also, thanks for a recent donation from Aaron Jorbin!

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Sneak Peak of the Crane Progress

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Thank You’s To Date!

The Crane is moving along. I can’t wait for it to come to fruition! I have a lot of thank you’s.. I couldn’t have done this without each of you!!!! I will send you each a reward after the crane … Continue reading

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The Mythological Trojan Horse

Wikipedia on The Mythological Trojan Horse The¬†Trojan Horse is a tale from the¬†Trojan War, as told in¬†Virgil‘s¬†Latin epic poem The Aeneid, also by¬†Dionysius,¬†Apollodorusand¬†Quintus of Smyrna. The events in this story from the¬†Bronze Age took place after¬†Homer‘s¬†Iliad, and before his¬†Odyssey. It … Continue reading

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03.31.11 Update

Production is underway! Stay tuned for photos of the crane in its different parts in the next few days.¬†Rumor has it that the crane might be finished sometime next month for all to see. ūüėČ

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Trojan Crane CAD

Here are some initial CAD schematics that Andrew Thomson has done based upon my balsa wood model. It’s looking like it is going to be 17 feet long! We will know the cut angles based upon 2×4’s soon, but for … Continue reading

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