online-how to build a dome
Run Time: 10 hours
For the first time ever--official CalEarth instructors demonstrate how to build a superadobe dome from beginning to end.
This package includes step-by-step videos on how to build a dome in over 10 hours of lectures and demonstrations. Below are some of the topics covered:
Tools & Materials
Mixing the Soil
Prepping the Site
Compass Set-Up and Footprint
Starting/Laying/Finishing the Bag
Laying Barbed Wire
Inserting Windows & Doors
Closing a Dome
HOW DOES THE DIGITAL COURSE WORK?
Immediately after payment, you will be able to download a PDF digital handbook. In the handbook are instructions with a link for where to view the videos.
250 yards can build a small dome (up to 8 foot diameter), small garden bed, retaining wall.
- 14 inch width: good for any dome up to 12 foot, all landscaping
- 16 inch width: Domes up to 14 foot (Eco-Dome Apses use 16” bag), all landscaping
- 18 inch width: Domes up to 16 foot (Eco-Dome central dome uses 18” bag), thicker retaining walls/benches
Filmmaker: Jerry Peterson
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