And the smaller the dome
, the greater amount of unusable space-Grand Meadow's 145-foot diameter domes
came in on the small side of the efficiency threshold.
school provided vital information on the company's exclusive Super-Lock hub connector system.
This contrasts with the traditional linear trimming process which uses the gap or space between the rings of the dome
to hold the container.
The arching shape of the domes
allows the "stacking" of rooms, providing more living space on a smaller footprint.
The clear dome
at the 11-foot apex of its rounded top sparkles in the sun, and its circular, aerodynamic body seems prepared for a silent liftoff.
6 -- color) After a year, domes
will take on the patina of an older penny
The designers say Monolithic Domes
have lived up to their expectations.
We christened our dome
home Bayrock, and now that my family has lived in our dome
home for two years, I can honestly say that monolithic domes
are the best alternative for homesteaders interested in living in harmony with mother nature and conserving natural resources.
Payson selected bleacher-type benches because they are economical, but domes
feature a variety of seating options ranging from upholstered individual chairs anchored to the floor to plank seating to telescopic folding, collapsible bleachers.
The 24 classrooms, cafe, library and gym at Frontier Elementary School are housed in three domes
each 34ft high and 120ft across.
Recognizing this perspective and experience, skepticism and opposition to raised truncated domes
has increased among government standard-setting bodies, such as the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), which removed the detectable warning requirement from its list of accessibility standards in 1992.
Planetary scientists reasoned that the domes
, which number more than 100, formed from a lava far more viscous than that which shaped the surrounding plains on Venus (SN: 4/13/91, p.