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Melissa Ryan, Construction Crew

Melissa Ryan has been like “My Little Pony” to the Trojan Horse. Until the Horse was packed up for the playa, she would gallop to NIMBY after a hard day’s work, eager to play with the boyz and their power … Continue reading

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Dan Fox, a Man of Many Parts

Dan Fox, our nimble-witted, generous, dark-humoured, handsome hero in Oakland, is the Trojan Horse’s Construction Coordinator. He was raised in California’s Central Valley and is a 25-year Oakland resident. Dan has been a journeyman carpenter, a professional musician and songwriter, … Continue reading

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The Architecture of the Trojan Horse

Get an inside look at the construction of the Trojan Horse with this great documentary done by Jason Tongen. Dan Swain, one of the architects of the Trojan Horse, explains the nitty gritty of the leg-towers, supporting structure, observation platform, … Continue reading

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The Mane is coming up, Aug 6th

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There’s the back, there’s the neck

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Reno Construction Update: Full Speed Ahead

Reno crew chief Bill Tubman was pleased to be able to rent a 40 x 60 warehouse space a few hundred yards from the Truckee River and a short bicycle ride from his home. He said the toughest thing about … Continue reading

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SF started working on the belly/bar/dance platform

Another great shot by Jason Mongue, showing the beginnings of the horse’s belly. Look out for more images on our Facebook page.

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WHEELS are done!!!!

Reno has finished the cart’s four massive wheels!

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The Bones

Our beast’s internal frame structure, visualized by Architect Dan Swain. You can find more detailed drawings on our construction site.

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This beast has LEGS!

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