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by bsilver18
Tue Sep 06, 2011 11:40 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Where to get scrap metal for a dome?
Replies: 5
Views: 896

Where to get scrap metal for a dome?

Hey everyone, looking for good places (preferably around the seattle area) to get scrap conduit I can start collecting to build a dome. Any general ideas about where would be much appreciated. Cheers, hope y'all had a good 2011 burn, see you next year!
by bsilver18
Mon Aug 09, 2010 6:10 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: tyvek geodesic dome cover
Replies: 3
Views: 1328

tyvek geodesic dome cover

Hi all, I've been trying to figure out the best way to cover our 25', 5/8 3V geodesic dome. We read a bit about making a custom fitting cover out of tyvek and I'm wondering if anyone has any personal experience using tyvek on the playa? It looks reasonably priced and strong, but will it hold tough t...
by bsilver18
Sun Jul 25, 2010 5:23 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: stretch fabric for dome covering
Replies: 1
Views: 928

stretch fabric for dome covering

hey all, anyone care to share the knowledge of using stretch material as a dome covering. i've been trolling all over the net and am getting overwhelmed with all the different types of spandex and what not. also not many i have seen seem strong enough. any advice would be much appreciated. flame on!
by bsilver18
Thu Jul 22, 2010 12:19 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Geodesic Dome Instructions
Replies: 8
Views: 1433

sorry bout that, it is a 3V, 5/8 with flattened ends and bolts that connect the struts
by bsilver18
Thu Jul 22, 2010 11:56 am
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: Geodesic Dome Instructions
Replies: 8
Views: 1433

Geodesic Dome Instructions

Hey all, Me and my group just bought a 3V 25' diameter dome and are going to do a run through setting it up this weekend. It didn't come with good instructions and I was wondering if anyone on here has some quality instructions or advice in terms of setting a 3V dome up? Anything would be helpful, w...
by bsilver18
Sun Feb 07, 2010 11:20 pm
Forum: Building Camps & Villages
Topic: geodesic dome coverings
Replies: 8
Views: 3453

geodesic dome coverings

hi everybody,
my group is planning on building a 24' 3v dome this year and had a couple questions about coverings. what would be something good to use other than a parachute? i remember some having a stretchy spandex type material last year. any ideas what that might be? thanks
by bsilver18
Fri Aug 28, 2009 2:48 pm
Forum: 2011 Share Resources
Topic: Pacific Northwest Burners
Replies: 15
Views: 3047

we're coming from seattle and have no idea where to fill up water. any ideas? we have a group of 10 and will need about 150 gallons. please help, we really don't want to go to reno.

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