a new dome based on the Heptadome
incorporting the ani-prism bottom
and joining a new 7-point star on top
The top star can be made larger as a roof cap or seperate
dome, and it can be made higher [taller= more steep]. Also
vertical base [VBO] and -X1 options, make yours a 2x4 or 2x6 frame.
Larger sizes, steel
and aluminum frames can be done with various
It will make a
great greenhouse, gazebo, screen house, mini-house, vacation and
In this design the top star is added to the heptadome bottom.
The 2x4 frame:
Lower triangles are vertical-best for a door:
Build a Heptagram dome [Hepta Star Dome]
The DIY 2x4 kit makes an 18ft. diameter, 10ft. tall dome as shown in
the pdf below.
Includes sch. 80 pvc connector hubs, galvanized steel fasteners, -X1
(perpendicular bisector) option, door
instructions/hdw., Edome 3D model, shipping [UPS ground]
35 struts and 15 Connector Hubs are added to the original Heptadome [7
top struts and 1 hub removed], giving it the wonderful star design
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