Garden Dome 2
The 15 foot diameter dome is shown above and below,
with our 11
mil Super Poly woven poly tarp. We use hot melt
glue and rustproof staples to attach the Super Poly.
Using 8 ft lumber,
a 15 ft diameter dome can be made with efficient use of board length,
two dome struts per board - the 65 struts can be made from 33 boards.
more 8 ft boards are needed to make the 25 struts for the Base Option.
It's an excellent low cost dome that is very strong.
the Demo Dome and using solar power collectors
organic vegetables to your friends and family all year.
You don't need to worry about freshness or
residues. A trip to your Garden Dome can provide you with a bountiful
for your healthful lifestyle. Even in the cold of winter you can have
vegetables. Inside your Solar Powered Garden Dome is a warm
suitable for healthy plant growth.
Use a double layer of our Super
Poly woven film or hortticural bubble film for best insulation.
This Garden Dome 2 with Base Option
was customized by its owner with standard windows, door and siding:
of finished dome
Technical: Garden Dome 2 is the Class
I version of the 2 frequency icosahedral dome.
The height of the basic dome is
of the diameter plus any base height.
Installing Super Poly on a 14 ft.
Garden Dome 2:
Illustration below depicts the Garden Dome 2 Main
Type 1 (triangle) Base Option
the dome any size to fit your requirements and materials. Wood domes
8 to 26 ft. can be constructed.
A Base Option is available for each size, Connector Kits, Frame Kits
Super Poly, heavy duty Connector Hubs and subdivision ( -X types)
options. The Base Option adds approximately 3 to 5-1/2 feet of
height, relative to the domes diameter.
additional 3D illustrations of the Garden Dome 2 + VBO
Retrofit | Gallery
| Top Views -
Charts | Make
a paper Model
an 18 ft Garden Dome 2 greenhouse - photos
a 25 ft Garden Dome 2-X1 greenhouse - photos
30 ft Garden Dome 2-X1 with cupola and door extension
Building a treehouse
Plans: Build a Garden Dome 2-X1 18 ft shelter, for under $900d
A new Vertical
Base Option (type 2) can be made any convenient height relative
It is ideal for adding board siding or rectangle rigid glazing for
standard (store bought rectangle) doors and windows.
Vertical Base Option:
PDF studies of the Garden
Dome 2 and options
GD2 MODS DOOR WINDOW
GD2 MODS 15 AND 25FT
GD2 MODS MODEL GROUP
GD2 EZ-- EDGE ZENITH
GD2 VBO PLAN VIEW
GD2 BO DOOR VIEWS
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