Summer results, and... the next step?
Hi everybody -
After 3 years of design, a year of pipe-cutting in my spare time, 15 months of construction, and 2 broken ribs, this weekend was the culmination of... Read more
So very very close!!!
Hi everybody -
End of year update
Hey guys. It's been a wild ride. As I reflect on the year, I am overwhelmed with gratitude for your support, be it financial, moral, or sweat-equity, as I continue on... Read more
A dream deferred
It is with a heavy heart that I announce that I must defer my Downdraft Dome project a year. We came close in Summer 2016, but... Read more
June Update -
The Downdraft Dome Well, as is stipulated in the Kickstarter contract, my project is over-budget and behind schedule
June was full of challenges --- it was a... Read more
May was a slow month on the farm - with high school graduation, the rainy season, and a little bit of paying... Read more
Hello, Downdraft Dome fans ---
April was a pretty quiet month, but things have been raging since May started.
Why was April quiet? Three reasons.
First, the rainy season meant... Read more
Hello friends, and what a busy month it's been on the farm.
I had the dome up to full height for a couple of days, but noticed some structural problems... Read more
Structure is almost up!
Hi everyone - just a quick update.
The dome structure is almost up - it's about 6 meters high now (final height will be 7 meters.)
It's propped up quite... Read more