Elon Musk Plans To Sell Bricks

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Published on May 18, 2018 - Duration: 00:48s

Elon Musk Plans To Sell Bricks

On Thursday night Elon Musk’s The Boring Company livestreamed a company event on YouTube, in which Musk discussed plans for the hole its burrowing under Los Angeles.

Musk said the tunnel will be used for a 150-mph “Loop” transit system that will take riders in 16-passenger pods from downtown to LAX—an 11 mile trip—in 8 minutes.

But Musk also plans to sell all the dirt he’s digging up for about ten cents per highly compressed bundle.

Musk described them as “ bricks that are made by compressing the dirt at extremely high pressures, adding a small amount of concrete.” Musk mentioned a couple months ago in tweets, he wants to sell the bricks as large LEGO-like kits so customers can use them to build monuments.


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