BUCKMINSTER FULLER MASTER INDEX
Octet Truss

General: A Fuller Explanation 1, 63-64, 141-42, 178, 198

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The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, vol 3 176-8 Ideas/Octet/Introduction
" Buckminster Fuller [Potter] 120 Index/Bubble Bursting
" Buckminster Fuller: At Home in the Universe 12 note, 199-200 Index/Einstein: R B Fuller Draft Letter to
" Buckminster Fuller's Universe 6-7 Index/Icosahedron: Subtriangulation
" Bucky: A Guided Tour of Buckminster Fuller 57-8, 66, 108-10, 117-8, 143, 249, 285-6, 297, 301
" BuckyWorks 73, 120, 212 Index/Invention Sequence
" Fuller's Earth fig 80 Index/Isotropic Vector Matrix
" Ideas & Integrities 20-21 Index/Octahedron-Tetrahedron System
" Pilot for Spaceship Earth 8, 119, 122 Index/Tetrahedral Coordination of Nature
" Synergetics 1 410.06, 420.01, 422.00-20, 424.01, 486.00, 540.02, 612.11,
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647.20, 650.00-13, 751.08, 781.01, 782.10-11, figs 420.01-02
" Synergetics 2 424.04, 986.084-85, 986.141, 986.740-44
" The Buckminster Fuller Reader 54 Index/Rhombic Dodecahedron
" The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller 57, 60, figs 282-97
" Wizard of the Dome 129-30 Index/Toothpicks, Semi-Dried Peas Model
" Your Private Sky R B Fuller, Discourse 9, 12, 26, 30, 46, 54

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Selected Ideas

Index/Model of Toothpicks & Semi-Dried Peas

  Definitions Synergetics Dictionary Vol 3 pp 143-4 Index/Vector Equilibrium

Structure

R Buckminster Fuller 30, 32; figs 49-51, 83 Index/Truss

Flat

08-99 StarNet city? ?? USA
OCTET TRUSS: APARTMENTS
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Apartments
OCTET TRUSS: ARENAS
name San Jose CA USA
OCTET TRUSS: ARTICLES
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet Truss/General

Octet Structures

09-01 (get website url) David Hop Ajo AZ USA
OCTET TRUSS: AS
An Invention: Definition Synergetics Dictionary Vol 3

p 144

OCTET TRUSS: ATOMS
General Selected Ideas Ideas/VE/Nature/Atoms
OCTET TRUSS: AUDITORIUMS
name (none yet) city? ?? country?
OCTET TRUSS: BELL
Alexander Graham 09-01

Experiments

Baddock NS Canada
OCTET TRUSS: BIOSPHERE
II (2) 09-01 Oracle AZ USA
OCTET TRUSS: BOOKS
Inventions - pp 167-77 USA
Space Structures

Edited by Davies

- UK
Spaceframe Basics

by Wendell Wendell

- USA
Steel Space Structures

by Makowski

- England
Synergetics

R Buckminster Fuller

420.01-424.00, 650.00 USA
The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 3 - p 176 "
The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller R Buckminster Fuller 170-75 "
OCTET TRUSS: BOSTON
Center for the Arts Cyclorama light grid truss in Rotunda designed by RBF Boston MA USA
OCTET TRUSS: BRIDGES
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Bridges

OCTET TRUSS: BUILDINGS

N55 Spaceframe

09-01

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city? - Denmark

Piedmont Panorama Center

The Artifacts of Buckminster Fuller, Vol 4; Rhombic dodeca? 181-91 city? ?? USA
OCTET TRUSS: CHEMISTRY

See: Nature (below)

OCTET TRUSS: CHURCHES
Crystal Cathedral 01-99

Obie Co

Garden Grove CA USA

Guy Henderson

09-01

Pics

city? - England
OCTET TRUSS: CITIES

"City of the Future"

Playboy mag article by R B Fuller, 01-01-68 p 166-8 - - USA

Project Spadina

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 4 223-28 Toronto PQ Canada

Pyramid City Proposal (above)

Discovery Channel: Extreme Engineering; 10-03

Dante Bini

Tokyo - Japan

The Dymaxion World of B Fuller

- 232-3

Ideas/Octet/LinearCities

"Tetrahedral City"

Architectural Digest, 12-72 763+

Ideas/Octet/HollowPyramidCity

OCTET TRUSS: CLIMBERS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Climbers

OCTET TRUSS: COMPUTER
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Vector Equilibrium/Computer

OCTET TRUSS: CURVED

Antenna: Portable, Foldable

NASA Tech Briefs, Summer '81 p 230 - USA
Cylinders: Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Cylinder

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Dome-Covered

StarNet city? ?? "

Hulls: Airplane

Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Hull

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CT-6A Plexweve, 1940; see aerofiles.com city? ?? "

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Greenwood-Yates, 1938; N Pacific Aircraft Co Seattle WA "

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RAF Wellington Bomber, 1942; Vickers Supermarine Co city? -- England

Roofs

Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Roofs

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Silos: Dome-Covered

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Ideas/Octet/Silo

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Spaceframe Models

09-01 T. Longtin - "

Planning a Bigger Dome

09-01 Part 3 - "

Telescope Mirrors: HET

University of Texas city? ?? "

Keck     

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city?

HI "
OCTET TRUSS: DOMES
General The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller 170-5 MI USA

Student Publication

Univ of Michigan College of Architecture & Design 17-20 " "

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 3

Ford Motor Co Courtesy Building dome roof 96-151 " "
OCTET TRUSS: EXPOS
Expos The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 4 55-60
OCTET TRUSS: FERRY
Terminal

Marin County

Larkspur CA USA
OCTET TRUSS: FORD
See: Index/Octet Truss/Domes (above)
OCTET TRUSS: FRAMEWORKS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Frameworks

Vector Equilibrium

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Ideas/Octet/Vector Equilibrium

OCTET TRUSS: GREENHOUSES

Biosphere II Tour

Formerly Affiliated with Columbia University Oracle AZ USA
OCTET TRUSS: HANGARS
Patent R Buckminster Fuller
OCTET TRUSS: HOUSES
Houses city? ?? country?
OCTET TRUSS: HULLS

See: Index/Octet Truss/Curved (above)

OCTET TRUSS: IN
Yale University Art Gallery: Definition Synergetics Dictionary Vol 3 p 145 NOT A TRUE OCTET TRUSS!!
OCTET TRUSS: KITES

Bono

2001

Rick J Bono

city? ?? USA Ideas/Ch 5/Octet Truss/Kites

Geo Kite

1998

Keith Reinemann

city? WI " Bits & Pieces Kites; home.new.rr.com/bpkites

Tetrasoar

1999

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Redding CA " -

TetraKite

? Synestructics Chatsworth " " -

TetraLite

2001 Mark Snyder Seattle WA " -
OCTET TRUSS: LOGOS
Mark Space (above) city? ?? country?
OCTET TRUSS: MANUFACTURERS
Busch Industries, Inc 06-99 Grand Rapids MI USA

Geometrica

octetrus buildings, roofs, etc Houston TX "

Irenco

Dec 27, 1967; 111275 Irene - South Africa

StarNet International

Octetrus, dome, tension systems Longwood FL USA

Unistrut Corp

06-99 Itasca IL "
OCTET TRUSS: MUSEUMS
MOMA Exhibit New York NY USA

Of Science & Industry Exhibit

Los Angeles CA "
OCTET TRUSS: NATURE
Brucite Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Nature/Brucite

Diamond

The Mineral Gallery

city?

?? country?

Gold

Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Nature/Gold

Lead Carbonate

" Ideas/Octet/Nature/Lead Carbonate

Wing

" Ideas/Octet/Nature/Wing
OCTET TRUSS: OWEC
Ocean Wave Energy Co Bristol RI USA
OCTET TRUSS: PATENTS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Patents

Patent

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 4 29-31

Inventions

? 167-77

Drawing

B F I-CA

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Brooklyn NY USA

US 05,331,779

Cluster multi-level housing

truss framing system

Superior AZ "
OCTET TRUSS: PEOPLE
David Hop 09-01

B Fuller's Octet Truss

Ajo AZ USA
OCTET TRUSS: PICTURES

Pictures

Buckminster Fuller [Pawley] pp 77, 140, 151
OCTET TRUSS: PLATFORMS
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Ch 5/Octet Truss/Platforms
OCTET TRUSS: PYRAMIDS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Ch 5/Octet Framework/Pyramids

Book

The Dome Builder's Handbook #2 33, 53

Exhibit: '82 World Fair

American Gas Assn

StarNet

Knoxville TN USA

Louvre

Not an Octet Truss

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Paris - France
OCTET TRUSS: ROLLER
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Roller Coaster
OCTET TRUSS: ROOFS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Roofs

USA

Ford Motor Co Courtesy Bldg

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, vol 3 96-151 Dearborn MI "

Shopping Center

none yet

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- - ?

Vault for Quincy Market

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, vol 4 216 Boston MA USA
OCTET TRUSS: SCHOOLS
Union City High School The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, vol 4 240-44 Union City NJ USA
OCTET TRUSS: SCULPTURES
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Sculptures

USA

MOMA

Museum of Modern Art Synergetics, Inc New York NY "

Book

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, vol 3 410-12

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Ideas & Integrities 96-g
OCTET TRUSS: SPACE
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Space
OCTET TRUSS: TOWERS
Towers city?

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country?
OCTET TRUSS: VOLUME
Multiplied by Tetrahedroning Fuller's Earth figs 87-90
OCTET TRUSS: YALE
University Art Gallery See: Index/Octet Truss/In (above)
OCTET TRUSS: WHARVES
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Wharves

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