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Maybe a few shipping containers, build a industrial site like a harbour setting.

I might suggest making some stacks of scratchbuilt containers using corrugated cardboard to go with the reaper ones. Harbors usually have a LOT of those things stacked high.

 

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermodal_container

 

I remember being appalled when I found out how many of those containers are just abandoned - it is often less expensive to buy a new one than to clear out and repair an old one.  (More than a quarter million near Washington DC alone....)

 

The Auld Grump

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Maybe a few shipping containers, build a industrial site like a harbour setting.

I might suggest making some stacks of scratchbuilt containers using corrugated cardboard to go with the reaper ones. Harbors usually have a LOT of those things stacked high.

 

1280px-Port_of_Singapore_Keppel_Terminal

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermodal_container

 

I remember being appalled when I found out how many of those containers are just abandoned - it is often less expensive to buy a new one than to clear out and repair an old one.  (More than a quarter million near Washington DC alone....)

 

The Auld Grump

 

 

I have a deep desire to build a fort out of shipping containers somewhere and create my own republic of dave.  

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Maybe a few shipping containers, build a industrial site like a harbour setting.

I might suggest making some stacks of scratchbuilt containers using corrugated cardboard to go with the reaper ones. Harbors usually have a LOT of those things stacked high.

 

1280px-Port_of_Singapore_Keppel_Terminal

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intermodal_container

 

I remember being appalled when I found out how many of those containers are just abandoned - it is often less expensive to buy a new one than to clear out and repair an old one.  (More than a quarter million near Washington DC alone....)

 

The Auld Grump

 

 

I have a deep desire to build a fort out of shipping containers somewhere and create my own republic of dave.  

 

So looking forward to Fallout 4.... It looks like a ballpark (not Fenway) has been turned into a fortified town....

 

The Auld Grump

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I lived in a dumpster behind Tower Records in Austin for a couple days when I was experimenting with homelessness. I find the scale reasonably accurate.

It seems like there's a reasonable chance of an interesting story behind that.

 

Also, I'm going to have to steal the phrase "experimenting with homelessness" for a story.

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