Build a GalaxyHut Shade Structure

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Build a GalaxyHut Shade Structure

Postby galaxybeing » Sat Jul 17, 2010 5:39 pm

I've written up instructions for the shade structure that I've been using and improving the last few years. I call it the Galaxy Hut and it's based on the Monkey Hut ( and other quonset hut designs, with additions for added size, strength, and deflection of the elements.

Check it out:


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Postby Hoolie » Sun Jul 18, 2010 2:15 pm

Looks like a very comfy playa home. Well done.

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Postby almond » Sun Jul 18, 2010 4:20 pm

sweet! i like the advanced 20x14 hut pictures haha.. ain't nobody going to f with that

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Re: Build a GalaxyHut Shade Structure

Postby LEVLHED » Tue Jul 12, 2011 7:23 am

so is the tarp for the "20x14" a 20' x 24' then?
What about adding ribs for her pleasure?

thanks...trying to whip one of these together for this year..
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