Tesselion : Adaptive Quadrilateral Flat Panelization

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DWGS_4:23:08

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Written by sjet

April 23, 2008 at 10:17 pm

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Construction Images_Day 6_4:23:08

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Images from the ground work construction.  2″ Concrete base to stabilize ( 8 ) 5/8″ x 2′ threaded rods driven into grade.  Leveling nuts and gaskets will secure the base panels to the threaded rod. 

 

Written by sjet

April 23, 2008 at 10:01 pm

Posted in Construction

Construction Images_Day 2_4:18:08

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5 rows down 22 to go!  Avergaing roughly 2-3 rows per hour. 

All bolts still need to be tightened to fix curvature in place.

 

Written by sjet

April 18, 2008 at 8:32 pm

Posted in Construction

Construction Images_Day 1_4:17:08

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A few images from the final assembly.  5 sheets have been CNC routed and delivered, 20 still out for fabrication.

Many thanks to the material sponsor, Alliance Metals (www.alliancemetals.com), for providing ( 28 ) 4′ x 8′ sheets of 1/16″ white aluminum!

Written by sjet

April 18, 2008 at 3:52 am

Fenestration Studies_4:1:08

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A number of fenestration studies.  Aperture dilation based on views and optimal sunlight.

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Written by sjet

April 1, 2008 at 5:30 am

Mock-up 4_3:29:08

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Images from a fourth full scale mock-up from 1/16″ aluminum sheet.  (1) 4’x8′ sheet including 9 full panels and folded connections.

Many thanks to Jared Laucks and Continental Signs for fabrication.

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Written by sjet

March 29, 2008 at 7:55 pm

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Small Scale Model_3:26:08

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A few images from a small scale paper strip model looking at overall weight distribution & surface balance.

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Written by sjet

March 26, 2008 at 8:46 pm