Now for the really fun, fast part! You can do this yourself or have a party
with friends. The 20' 3/8ths dome took two slow men about two hours to assemble.
We assembled the first ring of the 35' 5/8ths dome and then went home for
the day. You may notice that this is a hub and strut dome frame design using
an older star hub design. Timberline Geodesics were not an option in 1979.
Today, Timberline manufactures a superior product with greater design flexiblity
than we had available when this dome was built.
Three sections of 7' rolling scaffolding were used to reach the top of the
35' 5/8ths dome. Since this was 2" x 4" framing the entire dome packagefor
both domes fit into two pickup truck loads! Dome framing can save up to
40% in natural resources. Talk about "Green