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Hobby Tunneling (wikipedia.org)
22 points by LinuxBender 61 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 6 comments

Can anyone provide me with resources to build a tunnel by myself? I suspect there must be military pamphlets on the subject or maybe even books but I couldn’t find them.

1. How do I get into this?

2. …without dying

Here is the youtube channel of someone who is building a hobby tunnel with remote controlled miniature excavators.


Odd that this page has no reference to the Williamson Tunnels:


Submitted as a separate item:


The house above the William Lyttle tunnel in this entry (the UK press nicknamed him the Mole Man) has since been restored by David Adjaye architects. It now looks like a rather stylish and expensive ruin.

Colin Furze is documenting a tunnel build in his backyard:


The story there of William Schmidt is wonderful in an existentialist kind of way.

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