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Using Blender as geodesic dome designing tool?

I bought DomeMaker Pro while ago to test on Windows XP. I use VirtualBox in Debian Wheezy to learn Windows program.


Later on I learned that there is Blender plugin that importss DFX file format.

Blender screen shot

Rendered image

House Project

Floor radius formula of 3V 5/8 Icosa dome

Geodesic math and how to use it, Hugh Kenner, p102 – p103

angle x = 180 – theta
angle y = 180 – 90 – x… 409 more words

Permaculture

Journal of 2014/04/11

I spent yesterday to build this metal table top for the mini table saw kit. It was an indeed upgrade. Now I can cut small piece of metal or wood below 1 mm precision. 63 more words

Permaculture

Flipping the 30-Year Mortgage the Bird

Speaking of birds, check out this dude who was strutting his stuff outside yesterday.

Anyway, about the 30-year mortgage. When we bought our first home, we walked willingly, even giddily, into the 30-year mortgage trap. 1,763 more words

DIY

Buckminster Fuller’s Geodesic Dome home is now a museum

Buckminster Fuller’s Revolutionary Geodesic Dome Home to be Transformed into a Museum

  By Christina Sarich

“Everything you’ve learned in school as “obvious” becomes less and less obvious as you begin to study the universe. 482 more words

Guyanese Online

Totems from Geodesic Domes

As part of a research project on counterculture movements I’ve been making totems from past projects that have included geodesic domes.

Artifacts from public spaces like Waterpod project (NY, 2009), the Flock House Project (NY, Boston, and Omaha, ongoing), and Triple Island (LES, NY 2013) are repurposed into three sculptural totems. 399 more words

Shelter And Land Use

Shukhov Tower Under Threat Of Demolition

There are countless striking images that come to mind when we think about Russia’s tumultuous years during the first half of the 20th century.  Many come from the progressive art of the early, optimistic years – films, sculptures and photography.  501 more words

Art And Design