BUCKMINSTER FULLER MASTER INDEX
Octet Truss

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

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The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Volume 3 pp 176-8 Ideas/Octet/Introduction
" Buckminster Fuller [Potter] p 120 Index/Bubble Bursting
" Buckminster Fuller: At Home in the Universe pp 12 note, 199-200 Index/Einstein: R B Fuller Draft Letter to
" Buckminster Fuller: Starting with the Universe pp 18 note 18, 138, 158, 214, 224
" Buckminster Fuller's Universe pp 6-7 Index/Icosahedron: Subtriangulation
" Bucky: A Guided Tour of Buckminster Fuller pp 57-8, 66, 108-10, 117-8, 143, 249, 285-6, 297, 301
" BuckyWorks pp 73, 120, 212 Index/Invention Sequence
" Fuller's Earth fig 80 Index/Isotropic Vector Matrix
" Ideas & Integrities pp 20-21 Index/Octahedron-Tetrahedron System
" Pilot for Spaceship Earth pp 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 sects 424.04, 986.084-85, 986.141, 986.740-44
" The Buckminster Fuller Reader p 54 Index/Rhombic Dodecahedron
" The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller pp 57, 60, figs 282-97
" Wizard of the Dome pp 129-30 Index/Toothpicks, Semi-Dried Peas Model
" Your Private Sky R Buckminster Fuller, Discourse pp 9, 12, 26, 30, 46, 54

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Selected Ideas

Index/Model of Toothpicks & Semi-Dried Peas

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

Structure

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

Flat        

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

Ideas/Octet Truss/General

Octet Structures

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

p 144

AT
Museum of Modern Art Exhibit New Views on R Buckminster Fuller pp 125, 127-8, 136, 139
ATOMS
General Selected Ideas Ideas/VE/Nature/Atoms
AUDITORIUMS
name (none yet) city? ?? country?
BELL
Alexander Graham 09-01

Experiments

Baddock NS Canada
BIOSPHERE
II (2) 09-01 Oracle AZ USA
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

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

Ideas/Octet/Bridges

BUILDINGS

N55 Spaceframe

09-01

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city? -- Denmark

Piedmont Panorama Center

The Artifacts of Buckminster Fuller, Volume 4; Rhombic dodeca? pp 181-91 city? ?? USA
CHEMISTRY

See: Nature (below)

CHURCHES
Crystal Cathedral: 01-99

Obie Co

Garden Grove CA USA

                                  Guy Henderson

09-01

Pics

city? -- England
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, Volume 4 pp 223-28 Toronto PQ Canada

Pyramid City Proposal (above)

Discovery Channel: Extreme Engineering; 10-03

Dante Bini

Tokyo -- Japan

The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller

- pp 232-3

"Tetrahedral City"

Architectural Digest, 12-72 pp 763+
Ideas/Octet/LinearCities

Ideas/Octet/HollowPyramidCity

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CLIMBERS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Climbers

COMPUTER
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Vector Equilibrium/Computer

CURVED
See: Index/Octet Truss/Curved
DOMES
General The Dymaxion World of Buckminster Fuller pp 170-5 MI USA

Student Publication

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

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Vol 3

Ford Motor Co Courtesy Building dome roof pp 96-151 " "
EXPOS
Proposed US Pavilion at Expo '67 The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Volume 4 pp 55-60
FERRY
Terminal

Marin County

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

Ideas/Octet/Frameworks

Vector Equilibrium

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Ideas/Octet/Vector Equilibrium

GREENHOUSES

Biosphere II Tour

Formerly Affiliated with Columbia University Oracle AZ USA
HANGARS
Model Museum of Modern Art Robert B Menschel Gallery (3rd floor) New York NY USA
Patent R Buckminster Fuller US2,986,241 Carbondale IL "

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Inventions

pp 168 & 170

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HOUSES
Houses city? ?? country?
HULLS

See: Index/Octet Truss/Curved (above)

IN
Fountain Factory New Views on R Buckminster Fuller p 71
Union Tank Car company Dome " p 138
Yale University Art Gallery: Definition Synergetics Dictionary Volume 3 p 145 NOT A TRUE OCTET TRUSS!!
KITES
See: Index/Octet/Kites
LOGOS
Mark Space city? ?? country?
MANUFACTURERS
Busch Industries, Inc 06-99 Grand Rapids MI USA

Geometrica

Octet truss buildings, roofs, etc Houston TX "

Irenco

Dec 27, 1967; 111275 Irene -- South Africa

StarNet International

Octet truss, dome, tension systems Longwood FL USA

Unistrut Corp

06-99 Itasca IL "
MUSEUMS
Of: Modern Art (MOMA) Exhibit New York NY USA

   Science & Industry Exhibit

Los Angeles CA "
NASA
Technical Memorandum: # 102635 Transformational Part-Count in Layered Octahedral-Tetrahedral Truss Configurations

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Comparative Morphology of Configurations with Reduced Part Count Derived from the Octahedral-Tetrahedral 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
OWEC
Ocean Wave Energy Co Bristol RI USA
PATENTS
General Selected Ideas

Ideas/Octet/Patents

Patent:

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Volume 4 pp 29-31

        Inventions

? pp 167-77

    Drawing

Buckminster Fuller Institute-CA

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Brooklyn NY USA

               US 05,331,779

Cluster multi-level housing

truss framing system

Superior AZ "
PEOPLE
David Hop 09-01

Buckminster Fuller's Octet Truss

Ajo AZ USA
PICTURES

Pictures

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

Ideas/Ch 5/Octet Framework/Pyramids

Book

The Dome Builder's Handbook #2 pp 33, 53

Exhibit: '82 World Fair

American Gas Association

StarNet

Knoxville TN USA

Louvre

Not an Octet Truss

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

Ideas/Octet/Roofs

USA

Ford Motor Co Courtesy Bldg

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

Shopping Center

none yet

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- - ?

Vault for Quincy Market

The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Volume 4 p 216 Boston MA USA
SCHOOLS
Proposed Union City High School The Artifacts of R Buckminster Fuller, Volume 4 pp 240-44 Union City NJ USA
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, Volume 3 pp 410-12

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Ideas & Integrities p 96-g
SPACE
General Selected Ideas Ideas/Octet/Space
TOWERS
(insert list) city?

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

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